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Cleveland Browns sign 6th round draft pick, WR Donovan Peoples-Jones

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Cleveland’s rookie wide receiver signs his deal.

NFL Combine - Day 2

The Cleveland Browns signed WR Donovan Peoples-Jones on Wednesday. He is among the first two players of the team’s seven-person draft class to be signed.

Taken in the 6th round at No. 187 overall, Peoples-Jones’ contract will be worth about $3.482 million, with a $186,608 signing bonus over four years, according to OverTheCap’s pre-determined draft chart. His cap hit in 2020 will be roughly $656,652, which is the seventh highest on the team at wide receiver behind Jarvis Landry, Odell Beckham, JoJo Natson, Damion Ratley, Rashard Higgins, and KhaDarel Hodge.

Peoples-Jones was the team’s 7th and final player selected in the draft and their only wide receiver picked. He is 6-2, 212-pounds and played college football at Michigan. Peoples-Jones will wear No. 11 with the Browns.