“To me, it’s the best way to go,” coach Mike Pettine said. “It’s an airplane minus being way above the ground and having people search your bags.”Props to Amtrak for locating sufficient coaching stock to protect a passenger extra.
A bus trip to Rochester would have taken five hours. Pettine said he thought the team charter plane might have had a hard time landing in Rochester, so rather than fly to Buffalo and then board a bus, the Browns went with the train.
Brian Hartline Instagram photo retrieved from Destination: Freedom.
#ThisIsAFirst for the current iteration of the Browns, wouldn't the original team have had several opportunities to go by rail?