Here’s a recap of the news from Browns Training Camp for July 26, 2018
Browns to workout Adam “Pac-Man” Jones
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Thursday morning that the team was planning to workout the 35-year-old cornerback on Friday. ESPN Cleveland’s Tony Grossi added that Jones will be among 15 players among various positions that the team is working out
The team has already added multiple players at the cornerback position and has been linked to Bashaud Breeland in the last week.
Jones is a 12-year-veteran of the NFL. He was the sixth overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans and has spent time with the Dallas Cowboys and the Cincinnati Bengals where he’s been the last eight seasons.
Over his career he has 16 career interceptions and 89 pass deflections. He also has been a return specialist with over 5,000 return yards and five punt return touchdowns.
The injuries have started
Multiple players suffered injuries during the opening practice of training camp on Thursday.
Rookie wide receiver Damion Ratley was carted off the field with a hip injury but NFL Network has reported that it’s not believed to be serious. Ratley was the team’s sixth round pick out of Texas A&M.
Defensive tackle Caleb Brantley was also carted off the field but head coach Hue Jackson told reporters following practice that he believed it was a cramping issue. Brantley is entering his second season with the Browns and appeared in 12 games last season with 18 tackles, 2 sacks and a fumble recovery.
Tight end Devon Cajuste left practice with a concussion. Cajuste signed a future/reserve contract with the team during the offseason.
Wide receiver Derrick Willies suffered cramps during practice according to the team. Willies signed with the team as an undrafted free agent following April’s draft.
Defensive lineman Daniel Ekuale left practice with a calf injury according to the team. Ekuale signed with the team as an undrafted free agent following April’s draft.
The team made official roster moves following practice
Physically Unable to Perform
- OL Desmond Harrison (toe)
- DL Chad Thomas (hernia)
- S Jabrill Peppers (groin)
- DL Trenton Thompson (illness)
Did Not Report
- WR Josh Gordon
- FB Marquez Williams
- WR Ricardo Louis (neck)