As if Cleveland’s season could not get any worse — some rando allegedly broke into FirstEnergy Stadium and took a joyride on the sector simply days earlier than the Browns’ subsequent house sport … leading to a bunch of harm.
The incident reportedly went down early Tuesday morning … forcing the Browns’ grounds crew to hurry to restore the grass earlier than Sunday’s matchup towards Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Photos captured by Information Channel 5 present tire marks all through the sector … with a highway curler working to enhance the house turf.
Fortunately, the group instructed the outlet the injury is superficial … which suggests there is a good probability Sunday’s sport will go down with none hiccups.
Police consider the joyride occurred after somebody broke into the stadium and received ahold of a golf cart. The entire thing is at present beneath investigation.
“We’re conscious of the incident that occurred early Tuesday morning at FirstEnergy Stadium and have offered the Cleveland Division of Police with all related data,” the group stated in a press release.
“Based mostly on our inner analysis, there was some superficial injury to the taking part in discipline that our grounds upkeep group is at present working to restore.”
“We take nice satisfaction within the sturdy opinions and repute of our stadium’s taking part in floor, have been in contact with the NFL on the matter and are assured after restore our discipline shall be prepared for Sunday’s sport vs. the Tampa Buccaneers.”