• My Scores
  • NFL
  • MLB
  • Golf
  • NCAA FB

Browns WR Andrew Hawkins tweets LeBron-to-Cavs story from 2006

By John Breech | CBSSports.com

Andrew Hawkins does not know where LeBron James is signing. (USATSI)
Andrew Hawkins does not know where LeBron James is signing. (USATSI)

If you've been on the internet lately, you might have noticed that every other story is about where LeBron James might go in free agency. James stories have topped cat pictures as the No. 1 thing on the internet this month.

James is likely going to end up in Cleveland or Miami, so Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins decided to toy with Northern Ohio's emotions on Thursday.

It all started when there was a report that LeBron might make his decision at 3:30 p.m. ET.

After that report surfaced, Hawkins sent out this tweet.

Then Hawkins sent out a bomb saying that LeBron had signed with the Cavaliers.

The article that Hawkins links to is from 2006, but that didn't keep people from believing it. Once people figured out that it was a fake article, they were not amused.

Even Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer weighed in -- and he seems to think the entire incident was at least slightly funny.

However, Hawkins found the entire incident highly amusing and that's all that matters, right?

Anyway, if Hawkins' Browns jerseys don't sell well in Cleveland, now you know why.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
NEVER MISS A MOCK DRAFT
Sign up to our newsletter and find out who your team could be picking
 

nfl Video

September 4, 2015
Eagles trade Matt Barkley; Tebow making the Eagles? (2:19)
September 4, 2015
TJ Ward suspended for season opener
(1:49)
September 4, 2015
Deflategate decision reversed; Brady to start season
(4:48)
September 4, 2015
Jay Feely on Deflategate ruling
(3:48)

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Men's Nike Scarlet Ohio State Buckeyes No. 15 Limited Football Jersey

College Sideline Gear
Get your favorite school
Shop Now

2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl
Picks and Projections
Get the latest picks and projections sent directly to your inbox!
Thank you for subscribing!
Be on the lookout for the latest picks, lines, projections and analysis in your inbox.