Browns release 7 players

6 players waived, 1 contract terminated

Daryl Ruiter
April 12, 2018 - 2:55 pm
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Cleveland, OH (92.3 The Fan - The Cleveland Browns made 7 roster moves Thursday afternoon.

The team terminated the contract of tight end Gavin Escobar while waiving 6 others.

Linebacker Max Bullough, receivers Bug Howard and Larry Pinkard, tight end Matt Lengel, running back Kelvin Taylor and defensive back C.J. Smith were waived.

The moves come as general manager John Dorsey continues his preparation for the upcoming NFL Draft in which Cleveland has 5 of the top 64 selections.