NEW YORK -- The Cleveland Browns knew they were in desperate need of a playmaker. It's been that way for years.
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Now they have one in running back Trent Richardson, who was taken with the third overall pick Thursday night at Radio City Music Hall.
Time will tell if Colt McCoy is still the team's future at quarterback. But whoever is behind center will have the benefit of an impact player who -- despite what Jim Brown thinks -- has the potential to be a franchise star for years to come.