CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Browns continue to insert previous members of the Los Angeles Rams’ secondary to its roster.
According to several studies on Thursday, the Browns have occur to phrases on a 4-calendar year contract with free of charge agent cornerback Troy Hill worthy of $24 million. The 29-year-previous Youngstown native joins previous Rams teammate, protection John Johnson III, as a new member of the Browns.
Hill is coming off of an explosive calendar year with the Rams, who boasted the NFL’s top-ranked protection. He started off all 16 game titles for Los Angeles, intercepting a few passes and returning all of them for touchdowns. He also had ten passes defended.
Just after signing with Bengals as an undrafted free of charge agent in 2015, Hill played in just a few online games as a rookie in Cincinnati in advance of becoming claimed by the Rams. All through his five seasons with Los Angeles, Hill picked off seven passes, tallied a sack, a pressured fumble, recovered three fumbles, and defended 29 passes.
The Browns uncovered on their own needing one more cornerback right after Terrance Mitchell departed to the Houston Texans via free agency. Although Denzel Ward is firmly positioned on one particular facet of the discipline, Greedy Williams has had a really hard time averting the damage bug, missing the overall 2020 period because of to a nerve harm in his shoulder. Ward has also had his challenges remaining healthy all through his a few-12 months career.