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For a minute there, it looked like Cleveland weatherman Scott Sabol might never be allowed to shave.

Sabol had vowed at the beginning of the season not to shear his beard until the Browns won a game, and he was getting pretty scruffy as Cleveland went deeper into the winter without a victory. Entering this weekend, the Browns had only two more chances to save Sabol from being bearded until next fall… at least.

But, miracle of miracles, Cleveland won Saturday against the Chargers, meaning Sabol finally got to whip out his razor Monday. It had been 109 days since he last shaved.

Sabol’s co-workers at Fox 8 tweeted more or less a play-by-play of Sabol’s shearing,

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