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Browns officially sign five UDFAs

Moves leaves just one open roster spot at the moment for the club.

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The Cleveland Browns officially signed five free agents on Monday.

The moves bring the team’s roster to 89 players, leaving the club one shy of the league-mandated maximum of 90 players.

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According to, the team signed:

  • Running back Tre Harbison, who played for three seasons at Northern Illinois before finishing his collegiate career at Charlotte as a graduate transfer. While his season at Charlotte was cut short due to COVID-19, the 5-foot-11 and 218-pound Harbison still finished his college career with 2,682 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns.
  • Defensive end Romeo McKnight, who also finished his collegiate career at Charlotte after stops at Iowa and Illinois State before joining Harbison on the 49ers as a graduate transfer. For his college career, the 6-foot-4 and 252-pound McKnight had 135 tackles, 30.5 tackles for loss, and 16.5 sacks.
  • Cornerback Emmanuel Rugamba, who played to seasons at Iowa before transferring to Miami of Ohio. The 5-foot-11 and 198-pound Rugamba had 151 tackles and four interceptions in his college career and was named Third Team All-MAC in both of his seasons at Miami.
  • Cornerback Kiondre Thomas, who played at Minnesota before transferring to Kansas State for his final season. The 6-foot and 185-pound Thomas had 100 tackles, two tackles for loss and an interception in his collegiate career.

Defensive tackle Marvin Wilson from Florida State. The 6-foot-4 and 303-pound Wilson finished his collegiate career with 110 tackles, 9.5 sacks, two forced fumbles and three blocked kicks. He was a First Team All-ACC selection as a junior and was a Second Team All-ACC selection as a senior. The Browns reportedly gave Wilson a $30,000 signing bonus and a $162,000 guaranteed base salary, according to NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero.