Browns host 36 prospects for regional pro day

Ohio State’s Dre’Mont Jones among 6 Buckeye participants, Akron sends 12

Daryl Ruiter
April 15, 2019 - 3:58 pm

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports


Cleveland, OH (92.3 The Fan) – The Cleveland Browns hosted 36 NFL Draft hopefuls at the team’s pro day held Friday at their training facility in Berea, Ohio.

NFL rules permit each team to host a pro day at their respective facilities leading up to the draft consisting of players that either grew up or attended college in that team’s region.

Browns general manager John Dorsey and members of his front office and scouting department along with head coach Freddie kitchens and his staff ran the workout for the draft hopefuls.

Ohio State defensive lineman Dre'Mont Jones was joined by five Buckeye teammates, including kicker Sean Nuernberger, at the workout.

Akron had the highest representation – 12 players – while Notre Dame College, John Carroll, Mercyhurst and Charleston were among Division II and III programs that were represented as well.

Here is a complete list of participants that was published on the Browns’ website Monday.

Position  Name                                 School

WR         Dorian Baker                     Kentucky

WR         Johnnie Dixon                   Ohio State

WR         Andy Isabella                    Massachusetts

WR         Brandon Mitchell              Akron

WR         Kwadarrius Smith             Akron

WR         Cody Thompson               Toledo

TE           C.J. Conrad                      Kentucky

TE           Mykel Traylor-Bennett    Akron

T             Joe Lowery                      Ohio

G            Michael Jordan                 Ohio State

G            Kyle Ritz                          Akron

C             Dakota Tallman               Eastern Michigan

OL          Malcolm Pridgeon            Ohio State

RB          Marcus Jones                   Gannon

DE          John Cominsky                Charleston (W. Va.)

DE          Walter Brady                    Akron

DE          Vincent Ellis                     Notre Dame College

DL          Dre'Mont Jones                Ohio State

DL          Jimmy Thomas                 John Carroll

DT          Marquise Copeland          Cincinnati

DT          Brennan Williams            Akron

NT          Kalil Morris                     Kent State

OLB        Dante Booker                  Ohio State

OLB        Jamal Davis                     Akron

OLB        Brandon Harris                Bowling Green

OLB        Andrew Dowell               Michigan State

OLB        Ulysees Gilbert               Akron

OLB        Jim Jones                         Kent State

MLB       Brian Bell                        Akron

CB          Kyron Brown                   Akron

CB          Dylan Mabin                    Fordham

CB          Jonte Pooler                     Charleston (W. Va.)

CB          Dante Redwood               Mercyhurst

FS           Jordan George                  Akron

K             Nick Gasser                     Akron

K             Sean Nuernberger            Ohio State