The Cleveland Browns kick off the preseason with the Great Lakes Classic as Brandon Weeden will take on Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions. Although Cleveland will be missing third overall pick Trent Richardson, Montario Hardesty is ready to fill in and other young players such Josh Gordon, Travis Benjamin, Jordan Cameron, and Mitchell Schwartz will have their talents on display.
Game: Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions
Date/Time: Friday, August 10, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. EST
Local Television: WOIO, Channel 19 (Cleveland) - Bernie Kosar & Jim Donovan
Local Radio: FM/100.7 and ClevelandBrowns.com - Doug Dieken, Mike Snyder, & Jamir Howerton
This is the official game thread for the Browns vs. Lions match-up. Any comment regarding the game as it is taking place should go in this thread. As the number of comments increase during the game, there might be one or more "overflow" threads where the rest of the discussion will be continued.
As always, GO BROWNS!!!