"Dawgs" is a nickname given to the defense by ex-Brown cornerback Hanford Dixon which is where the "Dawg Pound" comes from. It is stated that Dixon, and other members of the Browns secondary would bark at each other during games. This was picked up on by the Browns fans sitting in the east end zone which at that time started with the first row at field level. The fans began to dress is dog costumes and bring dog bones which would often be thrown at opposing teams.
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No but they were going to be called the Cleveland bombers
the Cleveland BulldogsAnswerthe Bulldogs were Canton's football team. there was a Cleveland Bulldogs franchise at one point when a Cleveland businessman bought the Bulldogs and combined them wih the Cleveland Indians, which he already owned and changed the Indians name to the Bulldogs. but it was a separate franchise and was never in anyway connected to the Cleveland Browns. the Browns have always been called the Browns since the team was founded in 1946. However, before that, Cleveland's NFL team was the Rams, who moved to Los Angeles after the 1945 season making way for the Browns, who started in the AAFC and then were brought over to the NFL in 1950.
The legend is that the team was named after its head coach, Paul Brown.
The Cleveland Browns are an NFL team based out of Cleveland, Ohio.
Since 1999, the Cleveland Browns have played at Cleveland Browns Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Prior to that the Browns played at Municipal Stadium, which was torn down to have Cleveland Browns Stadium built in it's place.
The Cleveland Browns were established in 1946.
Cleveland Browns was created in 1946.
They play at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
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The Browns came back to Cleveland in 1999.