He was 65.
DeLeone was an Ohio State alum and grew up in Kent. He played with the Browns from 1974-84. He was most well-known for his role on the 1980 ‘Kardiac Kids’ team.
He started in 104 games and played in 176 throughout his career.
He was diagnosed with brain cancer back in 2011 and had been battling it over the last few years.
Cleveland Browns legend Tom DeLeone passes away at age 65 was originally published on wzakcleveland.com