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Report: Odell Beckham Jr. to join Cleveland Browns' OTAs today

The receiver is ready to practice with his new team.
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Cleveland Browns coach Freddie Kitchens believes Odell Beckham Jr.’s talents are close to unmatched.

BEREA, Ohio — Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. is expected to join the team for organized team activities Tuesday, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports.

OTAs are voluntary practices that will occur over the next three weeks, and it has not been confirmed that Beckham plans to participate in all 10 scheduled practices.

Last week, Beckham made an appearance at the Met Gala, one of the fashion industry's biggest events, in New York City.

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Beckham also made headlines last week when he said he hopes to turn the Browns into the New England Patriots.

"I plan on being there for the next five years and trying to bring as many championships there as possible, turning [the Browns] into the new Patriots," Beckham told GQ's Cam Wolf. 

Beckham followed up on his comments to clarify that he wasn't comparing the two teams, but rather was praising the Patriots' history of success.

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The Browns acquired Beckham in March via trade, sending safety Jabrill Peppers and a third-round pick to the New York Giants.