Browns elevate LB Willie Harvey to active roster; Christian Kirkey placed on injured reserve

Browns elevate LB Willie Harvey to active roster; Christian Kirkey placed on injured reserve
The Cleveland Browns have signed LB Willie Harvey to the active roster from the practice squad. (Source: Cleveland Browns)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Browns have signed LB Willie Harvey to the active roster from the practice squad.

The Cleveland Browns have signed LB Willie Harvey to the active roster from the practice squad.
The Cleveland Browns have signed LB Willie Harvey to the active roster from the practice squad. (Source: Cleveland Browns)

The team placed LB Christian Kirksey on injured reserve.

Harvey is a 5-11, 230-pound rookie out of Iowa State.

Originally signed by the Browns as an undrafted free agent, Harvey spent the first two weeks of the season on the club’s practice squad.

He appeared in all four of Cleveland’s preseason games and recorded eight tackles. He is a native of Hastings, Fla. Harvey will wear No. 56.

Kirksey, voted a season-long captain, started both games this season and recorded 11 tackles.

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