Browns Introduce First Round Draft Picks Manziel, Gilbert
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Browns introduced their first round draft picks, Justin Gilbert and Johnny Manziel Friday afternoon.
The Browns first pick during the NFL Draft night Thursday was Gilbert, Oklahoma State defensive back.
He and Gilbert arrived in Cleveland Friday morning for the afternoon press conference.
Friday, Manziel’s jersey was already hanging in the Cleveland Browns Team Shop.
And Browns officials say more than 1,000 tickets were sold within an hour after the draft ended Thursday night. That grew to 1,500 s of Friday morning, and the team said calls were still coming in at a steady pace Friday afternoon.
The second and third rounds of the NFL Draft begins at 7 p.m. Friday. The Browns currently have the third selection in the second round and the seventh in the third round.
For one-on-one interviews with Gilbert and Manziel from Thursday night, click here.
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