Cleveland Browns wide receiver Carlton Mitchell hinted that he'd been released in a tweet that has since been deleted from his Twitter account. Daryl Ruiter of 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland captured the text of the tweet:
RT— Daryl Ruiter (@RuiterWrongFAN) August 25, 2012
@c_mitch18: It's been real, but God has a plan. Shout out to #BrownsNation seriously thank you, I am very Blessed..
Ruiter tried to get confirmation from the Browns, who offered no comment:
— Daryl Ruiter (@RuiterWrongFAN) August 25, 2012
#Browns not confirming possible release of Carlton Mitchell who suggested as much in tweet
Mitchell is entering his third season in the league. He was drafted in the sixth round out of South Florida in 2010. Mitchell has played in 16 games in two seasons in Cleveland, catching three passes for 31 yards.
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