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As we creep toward the middle of June, no CBA deal and the frustration grows...

8:45 AM

Best of the Browns: The OBR staff ranks the best of the Browns – in convenient list format. http://bit.ly/ivLSCG

Carlton Mitchell is a Twitter King
Don Delco on June 10th, 2011 AT 10:55 AM

The potential is still sky high for Browns second-year wide receiver Carlton Mitchell. He has been kind enough to join the Orange and Brown Report on podcasts, talked to us for stories and he is a very approachable guy in the locker room.

On the field, Mitchell didn’t catch a pass in 2010, but his 6-foot-2, 215-pound frame, plus his speed, still has coaches salivating over what could be.

Off the field, he’s getting big-time in the social media world.

ESPN.com realsed its NFL Tindex, showcasing the top 10 players you should be following on Twitter.

Who is No. 1? Mitchell @C_Mitch18.

Also, Browns linebacker Scott Fujita (@scottfujita99) is No. 9, and he is the point man for the team in the NFL’s current labor dispute.

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Share your story of being a Browns fan
Don Delco on June 9th, 2011 AT 10:08 AM

The Cleveland Browns are showing they’re down with The Facebook on these here Interwebs.

Today, the team announced it has launched “Cleveland Browns Fanographies” through the team’s official Facebook page, facebook.com/clevelandbrowns.

According to the team, “this unique application allows fans worldwide to share their stories on being a Browns fan. Five fan profiles will be featured with new stories being added periodically through August. Upon sharing their stories, fans are automatically entered into prize drawing for season tickets.”

So, head over to Facebook and tell the team your story about being a Browns fan. Who knows, it may land you season tickets.

As far as, how many games the season will be …

8:34 AM

Best of the Browns: The OBR staff ranks the best of the Browns – in convenient list form. http://bit.ly/mdnXHR

1:14 PM

Marecic’s Game is No Gimmick: Owen Marecic, a former two-way starter at Stanford, has chance to be key part of t… http://bit.ly/ik7EdQ

Browns to host high school player development camps
Don Delco on June 6th, 2011 AT 11:56 AM

Latest release from the Cleveland Browns:

The 2011 Cleveland Browns High School Player Development (HSPD) camps will begin this week. Over the entire month of June, the HSPD program will hold camps in Akron (Archbishop Hoban High School – June 13-17), Canton (Canton GlenOak High School – June 20-24), Parma (Byers Field – June 13-16), Toledo (Ottawa Hills High School – June 13-17), Youngstown (Canfield High School – June 6-10), Baldwin-Wallace College (June 6-9) and Case Western Reserve University (June 13-17). More than 2,000 student-athletes will be in attendance during these camps where both teamwork and individual skills are taught. Each participant will receive a planner which provides tips on time-management and prioritizing needs in the classroom.

On Saturday, June 25, the Cleveland Browns will host the HSPD Regional 7-on-7 Tournament at Cleveland Browns Stadium, where 20 athletes from each camp site will compete for a chance to be selected to the Browns National 7-on-7 team. At the end of the regional tournament, the Browns will select 12 players for a 7-on-7 team that will participate in this year's national tournament, which will be hosted by the Browns on July 8-9, at both the team's facility in Berea and at Cleveland Browns Stadium.

About HSPD

The NFL High School Player Development program addresses challenges facing high school football programs across the country. HSPD serves as a free resource for both high school player and coaches. The program emphasizes safety and concussion awareness, character development and life skills, as well as football fundamentals.

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