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The Browns have released the following statement: "The Cleveland Browns are aware of Joe's situation and will continue to support him and his family in their time of need. While in Cleveland, Joe's leadership and strength were enormous both on the field and in the locker room. If anyone can fight through this, it is Joe."
The OBR has learned this evening that the team's starting left guard until this off-season, Joe Andruzzi, has been diagnosed with Lymphoma, a form of cancer which effects the body's lymphatic system.
Andruzzi's agent, Joe Linta informed the Orange and Brown Report with the following statement:
"Joe Andruzzi has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkins Lymphoma.