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Browns injury: Update on DT Shelby Harris after leaving Week 18’s game

Shelby Harris has been an important part of Cleveland’s run defense

NFL: New York Jets at Cleveland Browns Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

The Cleveland Browns only care about health in Week 18 against the Cincinnati Bengals. A vast majority of the team’s important players are either inactive or dressed but not playing.

Unfortunately, due to roster size limitations, some key players are on the field including DTs Jordan Elliott and Shelby Harris.

With the Bengals up 21-0, the Browns got exactly what they didn’t want to see with a key player going down with an injury:

Shortly after, Harris headed to Cleveland’s locker room:

Harris has started six games this year after signing late in the offseason. The veteran defensive tackle has 28 tackles, six tackles for loss, three quarterback hits, 1.5 sacks and one forced fumble.

Perhaps more impressive, Harris knocked down five passes from the interior of the line.

Walking off the field, Harris seemed to say “I’m good” to a fan as seen in the video below:

Update after the game:

Good news for Cleveland with how important Harris has been to their run defense.