Cleveland Browns fans have high hopes for 2016 season

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BEREA, Ohio - It was an exciting weekend at Cleveland Browns training camp, as things are starting to get real on the field in Berea.

Players suited up in their pads for the first time, Sunday.

It's also the first practice you could see fans on the sidelines.

More than 2,000 came out to support the team and they didn't go unnoticed by the players or new head coach, Hue Jackson.

"It's exciting to see them all and obviously I think our players really appreciate them being here, being a part of this; I mean, they bring great energy for our football team," Coach Jackson said.

At the training camp there were food trucks, and entertainment for families, not to mention former Cleveland Browns players, Greg Pruitt and Hanford Dixon, signing autographs for fans.

Browns fans are hoping for a winning season and believe the recent Cavs success will help the team push to victory.

"After the Cavs championship it's like a whole new wave coming down all of our teams are getting excited," said Tino Garcia.

All training camp practices are free to fans, who can register online through the Browns Mobile App. On the day of each session, fans can access their tickets directly from the app.

The training camp schedule is as follows:
— Aug. 1, 3 to 5:30 p.m.
— Aug. 2, 3 to 5:30 p.m.
— Aug. 4, 3:25 to 5:55 p.m.
— Aug. 5, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
— Aug. 8, 3:15 to 5:45 p.m.
— Aug. 9, 3:15 to 5:45 p.m.
— Aug. 10, 3:15 to 5:45 p.m.
— Aug. 15, 3:15 to 5:45 p.m.

For more on the schedules and registration, click here.