Browns make some roster moves just before training camp
The Cleveland Browns on Wednesday claimed OL Abasi Salimu off waivers from St. Louis.
The Cleveland Browns on Wednesday claimed OL Abasi Salimu
off waivers from St. Louis. General Manager Ray Farmer made the announcement.
In addition, the team waived DB Royce Adams, LB Brandon Magee and WR Conner
Vernon. The club also designated LB Tank Carder, OL Chris Faulk, DL Jacobbi
McDaniel, OL Jeremiah Warren, RB Terrance West and DL Billy Winn as
Salimu, whose full name is pronounced ah-BAH-see
suh-LEE-moo, is a 6-5, 310-pound rookie out of Nicholls State. He was
originally signed by the Rams as an undrafted free agent on May 12.
After transferring from San Jose State, Salimu started 22 of
his 23 games at Nicholls State as an offensive tackle. He is a native of Los
Angeles, Calif. and attended Crenshaw High School.