On an orange carpet they made their way into the Cinemark Valley View Tuesday night, many of them Cleveland Browns, for an advance screening of “Draft Day” the Kevin Costner film that celebrates their city, their team.

“Choosing the Cleveland Browns to be portrayed as the team in this movie I think is definitely a cool experience, ” said quarterback Brian Hoyer.

“For us you know we’re trying to build us something great and hopefully this can be part of it,” he added.

Owner Jimmy Haslam agreed. “It’s great for the Cleveland Browns brand and I think it brings great excitement to the city, ” he said.

The movie features Kevin Costner as Browns General Manager Sonny Weaver as he contemplates what to do with the team’s number one pick.

The 2007 Browns first round pick Joe Thomas was among those on hand. The film captures the air of excitement around the NFL Draft in New York City.

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