One candidate seldom mentioned in relation to the Browns vacant GM job is Patriots Director of Pro Personnel Jason Licht.
In many ways, Licht is the perfect candidate for the job.
Fourteen years ago, Licht began his professional career as a young assistant scout under Tom Heckert with the Miami Dolphins. The duo worked together in Miami for two years before Licht signed on as a freelance scout for an independently operated scouting organization. After spending a year scouting for the Carolina Panthers, Licht joined the New England Patriots scouting staff in 1999.
Licht would spend the next four years working closely with Bill Belichick and Scott Pioli, laying the foundation for one of the most successful franchise runs in NFL history. Licht climbed the corporate ...
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