2008 (15/0); 2009 (5/0)
20 games, 0 starts
Signed by Cleveland as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 1, 2008.
Played in five games on special teams… Returned five kickoff s for an 8.6-yard average, primarily off short kickoffs… Was inactive for 11 games. Game 1 vs. Minnesota 9/13: Played on special teams… Game 2 at Denver 9/20: Saw action on special teams… Game 3 at Baltimore 9/27: Was inactive… Game 4 vs. Cincinnati 10/4: Was inactive… Game 5 vs. Buffalo 10/11: Was inactive… Game 6 at Pittsburgh 10/18: Was inactive… Game 7 vs. Green Bay 10/25: Was inactive… Game 8 at Chicago 11/1: Was inactive… Game 9 vs. Baltimore 11/16: Played in a reserve role… Returned one kickoff return for 12 yards… Game 10 at Detroit 11/22: Returned three kickoffs for a 7.3-yard average with a long of 13 in action solely on special teams… Game 11 at Cincinnati 11/29: Was inactive… Game 12 vs. San Diego 12/6: Was inactive… Game 13 vs. Pittsburgh 12/10: Was inactive… Game 14 at Kansas City 12/20: Saw action on special teams where he fielded one punt for four yards, one kickoff for nine yards and also recorded one tackle… Game 15 vs. Oakland 12/27: Was inactive… Game 16 vs. Jacksonville 1/3: Was inactive.
Game 1 vs. Dallas 9/7: Made his Browns and NFL debut by playing on special teams…Added 2 kickoff returns for 29 yards (14.5 avg.)…Game 2 vs. Pittsburgh 9/14: Played on special teams…Game 3 at Baltimore 9/21: Played on special teams…Game 4 at Cincinnati 9/28: Played on special teams with 1 tackle…Game 5 vs. N.Y. Giants 10/13: Played on special teams…Game 6 at Washington 10/19: Played on special teams with 1 kickoff return for a career-long 43 yards…Added 1 special teams tackle…Game 7 at Jacksonville 10/26: Played on special teams with 1 tackle…Game 8 vs. Baltimore 11/2: Played on special teams…Game 9 vs. Denver 11/6: Played on special teams…Game 10 at Buffalo 11/17: Inactive…Game 11 vs. Houston 11/23: Played on special teams with 1 tackle…Game 12 vs. Indianapolis 11/30: Played on special teams…Game 13 at Tennessee 12/7: Played on special teams…Game 14 at Philadelphia 12/15: Played on special teams…Game 15 vs. Cincinnati 12/21: Played on special teams… Game 16 at Pittsburgh 12/28: Played on special teams.
Four-year letterman at Oregon State (2004-07) who totaled 68 career tackles, two interceptions, and two pass breakups while adding 1,463 kickoff return yards, one touchdown and one blocked punt on special teams… Recorded two interceptions in 2007, scoring a touchdown on an 18-yard return and added 21 tackles…Had a 100- yard kickoff return against Hawaii in 2006, tied for the longest kickoff return in school history, as he became the third player to accomplish the feat…Earned a degree in merchandising management.
Born in Las Vegas, Nev…Totaled 93 tackles, 24 pass breakups and 10 interceptions during his three-year career at Palo Verde (Nev.) High School…Also lettered three years in basketball and track.
What you missed this Sunday
Rosters must be trimmed to 75 by Tuesday at 4 p.m.
Bitonio confident the new-look unit is heading in right direction
Cleveland’s pass D vs. Bucs ‘not a team that we want to be’