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Local boys represent Cleveland Browns at NFL draft

Local boys represent Cleveland Browns at NFL draft

With the number one pick in the 2017 NFL Draft on April 27, the Cleveland Browns selected Myles Garrett, a powerful defensive end from Texas A&M. While Garrett was celebrating with his family in his Texas hometown, 12-year-old twin brothers from San Diego had the opportunity to walk on stage in Philadelphia with Commissioner Roger Goodell to hand over a freshly-minted Browns jersey. Robby and Darren Goforth shook the commissioner’s hand and stood on stage in front of a raucous, roaring crowd.

The seventh graders have their dad to thank for the once-in-a-lifetime experience.

The boys’ father, Rob, has been a Cleveland Browns season ticket holder since 1999 and raised them...

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