Browns signed eight new players today and cut four more to bring their roster to the off-season maximum of 90. The players cut were WR Phil Bates, K Garret Hartley, DB Varmah Sonie and DL Christian Tupou. All but one are undrafted free agents with local boy DB Brandon Stephens from Strongsville, OH being the only second year player. The other notable signing is Rodman Noels, the brother of Philadelphia 76ers centre Nerlens Noel. Rodman who is 8 inches smaller than his brother was a three year starter at North Carolina State. The other signings were TE Emmanuel Bibbs (Iowa State), WR Paul Browning (Colorado State-Pueblo), DB Landon Feichter (Purdue), TE Kevin Haplea (Florida State), WR Darius Jennings (Virginia) and RB Luke Lundy (Ottawa).
Rodman Noels chases down Clemson quarterback DeSean Watson