By Daryl Ruiter | 92.3 The Fan

CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – The Browns reduced their roster to 53 after making 14 move Saturday including a trade with the Steelers for receiver Sammie Coates.

On Sunday the team claimed 5 players off of waivers, cut 5 others and signed their first 4 to the practice squad.

Here are the moves that were made this week to get to the initial 53:

Waived: OL Gabe Ikard

Terminated contract: DL Cam Johnson

Waived: DB Ed Reynolds II (injury designation)

Terminated contract: CB Joe Haden

Traded: OL Cameron Erving to Kansas City for 2018 5th round pick

Placed on Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform (PUP): DB Howard Wilson

Terminated contract: WR Josh Boyce, DL Brandon Thompson

Waived: WR Mario Alford, WR Rasheed Bailey, LB B.J. Bello, DB Christian Bryant, DB Trey Caldwell, LB Ladell Fleming, DB J.D. Harmon, DB Alvin Hill, TE Nate Iese, TE Taylor McNamara, WR Richard Mullaney, OL Kitt O’Brien, DL Karter Schult, DB Channing Stribling, RB Brandon Wilds (injury designation)

Terminated contract: QB Brock Osweiler, OL John Greco

Waived: RB Terrence Magee, LB Deon King, WR Jordan Payton, WR Jordan Leslie, WR Rannell Hall, TE J.P. Holtz, OL Anthony Fabiano, DL Xavier Cooper, LB Kenneth Olugbode, DB Najee Murray, K Cody Parkey

Acquired WR Sammie Coates from Puttsburgh along with 2019 7th round pick for 2018 6th round pick (originally acquired in the 2016 Justin Gilbert trade)

Claimed off waivers: WR Reggie Davis (Atlanta), DB Michael Jordan (LA Rams), DL T.Y. McGill (Indianapolis), WR Kasen Williams (Seattle) and QB Josh Woodrum (Baltimore)

Waived: WR Rashard Higgins, DB Darius Hillary, DL Tyrone Holmes and DB Kai Nacua

Terminated contract: DB Marcus Burley

Signed to practice squad: TE J.P. Holtz, LB Deon King, RB Terrence Magee and DB Najee Murray

Claimed off waivers: OL Zach Banner (Indianapolis)

Placed in injured reserve: OL Rod Johnson (knee)

Signed to practice squad LB B.J. Bello and OL Travis Averill

Released DB Ed Reynolds II from injured reserve.

Here’s how the current active 53-man roster looks.

Offense (27)

Quarterbacks (4): DeShone Kizer, Cody Kessler, Kevin Hogan, Josh Woodrum
Running backs (3): Isaiah Crowell, Duke Johnson Jr., Matthew Dayes
Fullback (1): Danny Vitale
Wide receivers (6): Kenny Britt, Corey Coleman, Sammie Coates, Ricardo Louis, Reggie Davis, Kasen Williams
Tight ends (3): Randall Telfer, Seth DeValve, David Njoku
Offensive linemen (10): Joe Thomas, Joel Bitonio, JC Tretter, Kevin Zeitler, Shon Coleman, Zach Banner, Marcus Martin, Spencer Drango, Austin Reiter, Zach Sterup

Defense (23)

Defensive linemen (10): Myles Garrett, Danny Shelton, Trevon Coley, Emmanuel Ogbah, Caleb Brantley, Jamie Meder, Carl Nassib, Larry Ogunjobi, Nate Orchard, T.Y. McGill
Linebackers (5): Jamie Collins Sr., Christian Kirksey, Joe Schobert, Dominique Alexander, James Burgess
Defensive backs (8): Jamar Taylor, Briean Boddy-Calhoun, Jason McCourty, Jabrill Peppers, Derrick Kindred, Ibraheim Campbell, Calvin Pryor III, Michael Jordan

Specialists (3)

Kicker (1): Zane Gonzalez
Punter (1): Britton Colquitt
Long snapper (1): Charley Hughlett


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