Poll: Is criticism of Browns justified?

The Cleveland Browns have taken some body shots the past month.

CEO Joe Banner referred to the pummeling the team took during its coaching search, which he said was not justified. Owner Jimmy Haslam said any negative perception of the team was created by the media.

It almost seems unfair to bring up all the examples of bashing the Browns received. Suffice it to say when a coaching search makes "The Tonight Show" monologue -- it’s become widespread. A recent Sports Nation poll on ESPN produced overwhelmingly negative results.

How do you feel?

Is it warranted? Justified? Or has it gone too far?

Cast your vote now. The choices are simple. We’ll be back in a couple days with the results.