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Examining the Cleveland Browns' secondary heading into the 2019 NFL season

Amid the jolt of excitement that comes with adding players like Odell Beckham Jr. and Olivier Vernon, the Cleveland Browns are also facing a harsh dose of reality: While the team employs many of the NFL’s most recognizable budding young stars, question marks still remain.

One of those uncertainties is the secondary, albeit a lot less uncertain than a plethora of other NFL squads. There’s cornerbacks Denzel Ward and Greedy Williams, safeties Damarious Randall and Morgan Burnett and a bevy of other pieces — a solid foundation for success, but a group that will need to jell quickly if the Browns want to make sure the “Super Bowl contender” flame isn’t extinguished after just a few weeks.

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