Social Media World Reacts to Modell’s Death

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Former Cleveland Browns owner Art Modell has died at the age of 87. He had been hospitalized at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore for a heart ailment. Modell passed away early Thursday morning.

The controversial figure left Cleveland on a bad note back in 1995 when he moved the Browns to Baltimore. Many NFL fans, however, have taken to social media to express their condolences.

Read how people are reacting to his passing below, then share your own thoughts. Follow hashtag #RIPModell to participate in the discussion.

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