But players from 19 teams — including the Browns — have already informed their teams that most or all of their players will skip the voluntary sessions. If the NFLPA has its way, the players won’t have to show up until training camp begins in July or August, just like last year, in an effort to keep players safe and healthy amid the pandemic. The minicamp is the only mandatory part of the nine-week program.
Over the next two weeks, as the 2021 NFL Draft gets closer and closer, we're spotlighting a different position group each day at ClevelandBrowns.com. We're continuing with the defensive ends, a position that saw quite a bit of change since the start of the new league year. What's Happened: Well, a lot.
Over the next few weeks, as the 2021 NFL Draft gets closer and closer, we're spotlighting a different position group or draft storyline at ClevelandBrowns.com. In our Road to the Draft series, we'll take a deep dive into the top prospects available at each position group. We're continuing with the defensive ends, a group that's received plenty of connections with the Browns since the offseason began.