FORT WORTH, TX - DECEMBER 29:  Jared Goff #16 of the California Golden Bears celebrates after beating the Air Force Falcons 55-36 in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl at Amon G. Carter Stadium on December 29, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Browns’ draft decision could come down to hand size

You know what they say about big hands.

Browns head coach Hue Jackson has said that size does matter when it comes to a quarterback’s hands, and that might tip his hand in the NFL draft, according to NFL.com.

Unless the Titans trade away the top pick in the draft, the Browns will be able to choose between quarterbacks Jared Goff and Carson Wentz with the No. 2 pick.

Considering Jackson’s preference for big-handed quarterbacks, which he talked about again on Thursday, it would seem the Browns are leaning toward Wentz, whose hands measured 10 inches at the NFL Scouting Combine while Goff’s hands measured only nine inches.

Goff’s 23 fumbles in three years at Cal suggests that his small hands are a problem, but he fumbled only four times last season.

The Browns certainly don’t want to draft another J.P. Losman, and with the second overall pick they’ll want a quarterback who can at least get them into the playoffs within four years. Tannehill hasn’t done that in Miami.

If size really matters that much to Jackson, the Browns might want to think about a deal with the Titans.

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