More moves: Cleveland Browns claim 5 players

(Photo: PJ Ziegler/Fox 8 News)

(Photo: PJ Ziegler/Fox 8 News)

BEREA, Ohio– The Cleveland Browns announced more moves on Sunday.

The team claimed the following five players via waivers:

  • RB George Atkinson III (Oakland)
  • DB Briean Boddy-Calhoun (Jacksonville)
  • DB Marcus Burley (Seattle)
  • DL Tyrone Holmes (Jacksonville)
  • LB Corey Lemonier (San Francisco)

To make room on the roster, the team waived the following players:

  • DB Trey Caldwell
  • LB Cam Johnson
  • RB Raheem Mostert
  • RB Terrell Watson
  • and terminated the contract of DB Rahim Moore Sr.

The Browns said they also signed OL Dan France, TE Connor Hamlett, WR Darius Jennings and OL Kaleb Johnson to the practice squad. All four were with the Browns this preseason and were waived during final roster cuts.

**Learn more about the players here**

On Saturday, the Browns made 20 moves to meet the NFL deadline, reducing the team’s roster from 75 to 53. Read about those moves here.

The Browns begin the regular season on Sept. 11 when they take on the Eagles in Philadelphia.

**Continuing coverage on the Cleveland Browns**