3-Time Pro Bowler Joe Haden’s Retirement Is Actually Incredible News For Browns Fans

3-Time Pro Bowler Joe Haden's Retirement Is Actually Incredible News For Browns Fans

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After more than 11 seasons in the NFL, 3-time Pro Bowler Joe Haden is retiring. The former BCS National Champion alongside Tim Tebow with the Florida Gators was drafted #7 overall in 2010 by the Cleveland Browns and spent 8 seasons in The Land before moving to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Joe Haden then spent 2017 to 2020 with the Pittsburgh Steelers, after his initial stint with Pittsburgh was delayed due to a fracture tibula. Haden accumulated a whopping $121,471,755 in career earnings, $75,071,755 with the Browns and $46,400,000 with the Steelers.

Joe Haden’s Retirement Includes Some Great News For Cleveland Browns Fans

His retirement announcement came with some good news for Cleveland Browns fans: Joe Haden will sign a 1-day contract with the Cleveland Browns so he can retire as a member of the Browns organization. This is a meaningful gesture to the fanbase and team that gave him so much throughout his NFL career.

Browns fans thanked Haden for his meaningful gesture.

Many Cleveland Browns fans actually want Joe Haden to stick around for Thursday Night Football against the Pittsburgh Steelers:

Amazing Joe Haden highlight reel right here:

His stats were truly insane:

He’ll always be loved by Browns fans:

I remember Joe Haden being a PROBLEM for my Florida State Seminoles back when he was with the Florida Gators team led by Tim Tebow. And Haden was an absolute beast for the Cleveland Browns, making the Pro Bowl in 2013, 2014, and 2019.

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