Cleveland Browns release OT Desmond Harrison after he missed flight to practice

Cleveland Browns release OT Desmond Harrison after he missed flight to practice
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Desmond Harrison (69) defends the line as Detroit Lions defensive end Anthony Zettel (69) rushes during the first half of an NFL football preseason game, in Detroit. Browns undrafted rookie Desmond Harrison will start at left tackle in Sunday’s opener, filling the spot once held by future Hall of Famer Joe Thomas. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File) (Source: Paul Sancya)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Browns waived offensive tackle Desmond Harrison ahead of practice on Wednesday, June 6.

The news comes days after Harrison missed a flight to mandatory practice at the Cleveland Browns facility in Berea on Tuesday.

Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Desmond Harrison blocks during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Desmond Harrison blocks during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard) (Source: David Richard)

The team has a lot of firepower in its skill positions, but still have some questions surrounding the strength of their offensive line.

Harrison joined the team as an undrafted free agent last season, starting 8 games at left tackle.

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