CLEVELAND, Ohio — Our new Cleveland Browns players started their time in town by throwing out the first pitches at Friday night’s Indians game at Progressive Field.
The Indians made the announcement in a ‘Welcome to Cleveland’ tweet Thursday night.
The Browns selected Myles Garrett, a defensive end; and Michigan safety, Jabrill Peppers, during the first round of the 2017 NFL draft Thursday.
They also swapped a second-round selection with Green Bay to take tight-end David Njoku late in the first round.
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) April 28, 2017
— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) April 28, 2017
All three players spoke in Berea Friday afternoon and said they are eager to compete.
The Browns get two more picks Friday night: in round 2, the Browns have the 52nd pick; then in round 3, they get the 65th overall pick.