BEREA,Ohio--Hue Jackson gives his thoughts about Robert Griffin III after the first four days of training camp.
Browns to Scrimmage Friday Night: Hue Jackson said the Browns will 'get after it' Friday night in Berea in an evening practice from 6-8:30 pm in which there will be live tackling and game-like situations.. The Browns are scheduled to scrimmage at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on Saturday in the Orange & Brown scrimmage.
Browns Sign Neill, Tucker: The Browns have signed LB Jason Neill and OL Corey Tucker. To make room on the roster, the team waived OL Conor Boffeli and LB Jackson Jeffcoat.
Neill is a 6-2, 266-pound rookie out of Texas-San Antonio. Originally signed by Dallas as an undrafted free agent on May 6, he was waived on May 24. Neill set a UTSA record with 14 career sacks. A native of Flower Mound, Texas, he graduated from Marcus High School.
Tucker is 6-4, 315-pound rookie out of Slippery Rock. Originally signed by Green Bay as an undrafted free agent on May 9, he was waived on June 1. Tucker started 48 career games at Slippery Rock and helped the team finish the 2015 season with the highest scoring offense in the country (45.2 points per game). A native of South Park, Pa., he graduated from South Park High School.
Boffeli spent the final two weeks of the 2015 season on the Browns’ practice squad. Jeffcoat was claimed by the Browns via waivers on April 15, 2016.
Bike Brigade: DB Trey Caldwell (hamstring) and FB Patrick Skov joined the bike brigade during practice along with OL John Greco, WR Josh Gordon (quad), DB Joe Haden (ankle), TE Seth DeValve (hamstring).
Day of Rest: OL Joe Thomas, DB Tramon Williams, TE Gary Barnidge and LB Paul Kruger were given a veteran day of rest.
Ocho Gone: Chad Johnson has left after working with the wide receivers for the first few days of training camp. Jackson said Johnson could be back but the plan was for him to just be in camp for a few days.