The Cleveland Browns on Tuesday signed wide receiver Brian Tyms off the practice squad of the Miami Dolphins on Oct. 22, 2013.
Tyms, whose name is pronounced TIMS, is 6-3, 204 pounds and in his first NFL season out of Florida A&M. Originally signed by San Francisco as an undrafted free agent on May 4, 2012, Tyms spent all of 2012 and the first seven weeks this season on the Dolphins’ practice squad.
He played two seasons at Florida A&M, where he registered 45 receptions for 661 yards and four touchdowns, after spending two years at Tallahassee Community College. Tyms is a native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where he attended Dillard High School.
Star returner holds 11 Browns records
Garrett dazzled at the combine, leading many to believe he’s the best prospect in this year’s NFL Draft class
The Mentor native is projected to be one of the top QBs in this year's draft class
Thomas’ draft stock has ballooned in recent months
Plenty of debate about what Cleveland will do at No. 12