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Saturday Dawg Chow: Browns news (7/24/21)

More of the latest Browns news and notes from around the web in today’s dose of the Saturday Dawg Chow.

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Cleveland Browns:

  • Mack Wilson says Browns fans will ‘see a different player’ when they watch him in training camp (Beacon Journal) - A case can be made for Mack Wilson carrying the label of most interesting Browns player in training camp. The possibilities for him this summer seem to range from securing a starting job at weakside linebacker to fighting for a spot on the 53-man roster. And the backdrop is a 2020 season that was strange for everyone because of the COVID-19 pandemic but even more eventful for Wilson than most NFL players.
  • Mac Speedie clears Hall hurdle, overdue induction (AP) - Mac Speedie spent his life overcoming hurdles both physical and figurative. He’s about to clear another. A quick, sure-handed wide receiver on powerhouse Cleveland Browns teams in the 1940s and 50s, Speedie, who overcame a childhood disease and later delayed his playing career to serve in World War II, is finally being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
  • Could Saints call Browns about a WR trade? (Browns Wire) - The Cleveland Browns are preparing to open their training camp with the hope that they can stay healthy and compete for a Super Bowl in 2021. The New Orleans Saints haven’t reported to camp yet either but already got some bad news that star receiver Michael Thomas will likely miss games this year. With the Saints also hoping to vie for a Super Bowl appearance this year, their first without Drew Brees, could they make a call to the Browns for receiver help?
  • What Richard LeCounte III brings to the safeties ( - Richard LeCounte III entered his final season at Georgia with the potential to become one of the top safeties of the 2021 NFL draft class. But his final year didn’t go as planned.