Former Packers Super Bowl coach Holmgren retiring as Browns president

CREATED Oct 16, 2012

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  • Mike Holmgren. | Photo: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CLEVELAND - A published report says that the Cleveland Browns will lose the services of a team president who won a Super Bowl ring with the Green Bay Packers as a coach.

The Browns say Mike Holmgren is retiring at the end of the 2012 season. 

He was the head coach of the Packers from 1992-98.  His team won Super Bowl XXXI during the 1996 season.

ESPNCleveland says that news happened as NFL owners approved Jimmy Haslam III as the team's new owner.