The Browns traded for defensive back Damarious Randall this offseason, and now they’ve secured his services for an extra year.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Browns are going to pick up the fifth-year option on Randall’s rookie contract.
The Browns don’t have a 2015 first-rounder of their own to pick up, having already pawned off Danny Shelton to the Patriots.
Michael Gallup, WR Colorado State: Dallas finally adds a receiver as the post-Dez era begins. The junior college transfer tore up the competition in two years in the Mountain West, posting 176 catches for 2,685 yards and 21 touchdowns. Gallup has an advanced handle on the position, adept at setting up defensive backs with precise route running while comfortably contorting his body to haul in difficult throws — often the kind that slip from Dak Prescott’s arm.
Waynes started nine games in his first two years with the Vikings before moving into a full-time starting role last season. He finished the year with 65 tackles and two interceptions and added seven more tackles in Minnesota’s two postseason games.
Waynes and Hughes are joined at cornerback by Xavier Rhodes, who was also a first-round pick, and 2016 second-rounder Mackensie Alexander.
Da’Shawn Hand was arrested for DUI in July 2017 when police reportedly found him asleep at the wheel of a parked (but running) car. While the arrest may have hurt his draft stock a little, Hand’s bigger on-field issues are that he’s strictly a two-gap defender and has limited experience and production. The experience problem is typical for Alabama defenders, who always get stuck behind other NFL-caliber defenders early in their college careers, but the huge, gifted Hand should have Cheap Authentic MLB Jerseys worked his way into the rotation more assertively before his final season.
Hand lacks penetrating quickness and (ironically) refined hand Best Cheap Jerseys From China technique, limiting his effectiveness as an edge-rusher. He’s a useful player, but the Lions need edge-rushing talent desperately, and that is not Hand’s strong suit.