Kevin Hogan’s belief in himself led to Browns giving him big break. Reported by Nate Ulrich. Kevin Hogan has ascended in the past year from a forgotten man to a starting quarterback. After being cut in Kansas City and underestimated in Cleveland, Hogan will make his first N. F. L. start Sunday when the Browns play the Houston Texans. He maintained faith he would get a big break like this, even if no one else saw it coming. Hogan said, quote, I stayed confident and knew I can definitely improve and get better and play in this league.