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Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Larry and Curly are leaving Cleveland.The Browns restructured their lightly regarded front office on Tuesday, dropping two of the "three stooges" in CEO Joe Banner as well as general manager Mike Lombardi.Banner will be stepping down in the next two months as he transitions out of his role as CEO while Ray Farmer, a former draft pick on Banner's watch in Philadelphia, will immediately take the over the team's football operations in place of Lombardi.A linebacker by trade, Farmer started his NFL front office career as a scout in Atlanta before moving on to become the director of pro personnel in Kansas City. The Duke University product was named assistant GM in Cleveland a season ago and interviewed for the Miami GM job earlier this offseason before being elevated by owner Jimmy Haslam."First of all, we wanted to capitalize on the knowledge, experience and character we're fortunate to have in Ray Farmer," Haslam said in a statement addressing the s...

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