With two rounds in the books and the team in much need of difference-makers, the Browns will find plenty of talent at the top portion of Round 3.
This happens to be my favorite round of the draft. Yes, the first stanza carries with it the most excitement, the most hope, etc. But the third round is where players who have managed to slip through the first two rounds tend to be swallowed up.
Last year, the Browns were able to play their cards and wait to grab eventual starter at quarterback in Colt McCoy, but also right guard Shawn Lauvao—who I believe is the long-term starter at the position and would have had a more key roll last year if not for the high ankle bug that slaughtered the offense.
Here are the three guys you need to know about for Round 3.