During a Thursday radio interview, new Browns defensive coordinator Ray Horton made it clear he will run a 3-4 system.
Browns owner Jimmy Haslam acknowledged that DC Ray Horton will "probably" implement a 3-4 defense.
New Browns defensive coordinator Ray Horton didn't comment on which alignment he will use, but he is fully expected to implement the 3-4 front.
Browns hired Ray Horton as defensive coordinator.
A source confirmed to the Cleveland Plain Dealer on Friday that ex-Cardinals DC Ray Horton is the "frontrunner" to coordinate the Browns' 2013 defense.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports it "sounds like" in-limbo Cardinals defensive coordinator Ray Horton will end up as the Browns' defensive boss.
The Akron Beacon-Journal reports in-limbo Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is on the Browns' radar for the same position.
The Browns will interview Redskins DBs coach Raheem Morris for their defensive-coordinator vacancy.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski is targeting Chargers DC John Pagano as his defensive coordinator.
The Canton Repository reports the Browns want to wrap up their coaching search by Sunday night.
The Browns will interview Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer for their head coaching vacancy Wednesday afternoon.
Alabama coach Nick Saban made it clear after Monday's BCS title game victory that he has no interest in jumping to the NFL, stressing that he has no "unfinished business" in pro football.
ESPN Cleveland's Tony Grossi still expects Browns owner Jimmy Haslam to sit down for a "business meeting" with Alabama coach Nick Saban after interviewing Oregon's Chip Kelly this weekend.
Browns have asked permission to interview 49ers director of player personnel Tom Gamble for the team's vacant general manager position.