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Browns agree to terms with 11 undrafted free agents

Posted May 5, 2016

Cleveland's rookie class grows to 25

The Cleveland Browns on Thursday announced they have agreed to terms with 11 undrafted free agents.

The group includes four defensive backs, two defensive linemen, one fullback, one linebacker, one kicker, one offensive lineman and one tight end. They will report to rookie minicamp along with the Browns’ 14 draft picks on May 12. Rookie minicamp will run from Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15. Minicamp practice on Saturday, May 14, will be held at FirstEnergy Stadium as part of Cleveland Browns Fan Fest.

 

Name

Pos.

Ht.

Wt.

Birthdate

College

Hometown

Dominique Alexander

LB

6-0

235

4/20/1995

Oklahoma

Tulsa, Okla.

Brad Craddock

K

6-0

186

6/24/1992

Maryland

Adelaide, Australia

Kenya Dennis

DB

5-11

200

1/7/1994

Missouri

Leland, Miss.

Mikell Everette

DB

5-10

185

10/22/1992

Sam Houston State

Covington, Wash.

J.P. Holtz

TE

6-3

240

8/28/1993

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, Pa.

Tracy Howard

DB

5-10

185

4/29/1994

Miami

Miramar, Fla.

Nile Lawrence-Stample

DL

6-1

320

7/14/1992

Florida State

Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Mike Matthews

OL

6-2

300

1/27/1994

Texas A&M

Missouri City, Texas

Kyle Rose

DL

6-4

295

10/2/1992

West Virginia

Centerville, Ohio

Patrick Skov

FB

6-0

235

7/21/1992

Georgia Tech

Guadalajara, Mexico

A.J. Stamps

DB

5-11

195

3/2/1994

Kentucky

Vicksburg, Ky.

 

Dominique Alexander – Started 35 of his 38 games played at Oklahoma…Totaled 290 career tackles, four sacks, three forced fumbles, three passes defensed and one INT…Named to All-Big 12 First Team in 2015 and All-Big 12 Second Team in 2014…Received Freshman All-American honors in 2013, as well as being named Big-12 Defensive Newcomer of the Year and Big-12 Defensive Freshman of the Year….Attended Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Okla.

Brad Craddock – Appeared in 47 career games at Maryland…Made 57 career field goals on 70 attempts…Won the Lou Groza Award for the nation’s most outstanding kicker and earned First Team All-Big Ten and All-American honors in 2014…Attended Tabor Christian College in Australia before playing four years at Maryland…Native of Adelaide, Australia.

Kenya Dennis – Played in 26 career games at Missouri, totaling 96 tackles, 18 passes defensed, two INTs and a forced fumble…Named a captain his senior season…Transferred to Missouri as a junior in 2014 after playing two seasons at Hinds Community College in Raymond, Miss…Attended Leland High School in Leland, Miss.

Mikell Everette – Appeared in 30 games at Sam Houston State, totaling 135 career tackles, 24 passes defensed, and seven INTs returned for 111 yards in two seasons…Transferred to Sam Houston State in 2014 after playing at Pima Community College as a freshman…Attended Kentwood High School in Covington, Wash.

J.P. Holtz – Started 48 of 52 career games played at Pittsburgh…Totaled 81 career receptions for 931 yards and 11 TDs…Served as a captain his senior year, notching career highs in receptions (24), receiving yards (350) and tying a career high with four TDs…Attended Shaler Area High School in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Tracy Howard – Appeared in 51 career games with 22 starts at Miami…Recorded 102 tackles with 10 passes defensed, five INTs and two forced fumbles…Saw a career-high 12 starts during his sophomore season…Attended Miramar High School in Miramar, Fla.

Nile Lawrence-Stample – Played in 38 career games at Florida State, starting 12 of his 13 games played as a senior…Recorded 71 career tackles with the Seminoles…Earned All-ACC First Team recognition in 2015…Attended Nova High School in Davie, Fla…Native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.   

Mike Matthews – Started 36 of his 43 career games played at Texas A&M…Served three years as the Aggies center…Member of an offensive line blocking for an offense that averaged 424.7 yards a game in 2015, led the SEC in passing in 2014 and featured Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel in 2013…Son of Pro Football Hall of Famer Bruce Matthews…Brothers, Kevin and Jake both play in the NFL…Attended Elkins High School in Missouri City, Texas.

Kyle Rose Started 33 of 51 career games played at West Virginia…Finished with 155 tackles, five sacks, three passes defensed and one fumble recovery…Recorded a career-high four sacks as a senior in 2015…Attended Centerville High School in Centerville, Ohio.

Patrick Skov – Played in 39 career games at Stanford before transferring to Georgia Tech for the 2015 season…Played in 11 games, making eight starts, as a graduate student at Georgia Tech during the 2015 season….Totaled 107 career rushes for 402 yards and 10 TDs with six receptions for 69 yards and two TDs…Attended The Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, N.J…Born in San Francisco but moved with his family in 1999 to Guadalajara, Mexico.

A.J. Stamps – Played in 24 career games at Kentucky, finishing with 123 career tackles, 13 passes defensed and five INTs returned for 138 yards in two seasons…Transferred to Kentucky in 2014 from East Mississippi Community College…Uncle, Sylvester, played in the NFL for the Buccaneers and Falcons…Attended Vicksburg High School in Vicksburg, Ky.


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