The Cleveland Browns have signed DB B.W. Webb to the active roster. To make room on the roster, the team placed DB Derrick Kindred (wrist) on injured reserve. Additionally, the team signed DB Trevon Hartfield to the practice squad. [
Webb is 5-10, 183 pounds and in his fifth NFL season. Originally selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round (114th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft, he’s also been active with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans and New Orleans Saints. Webb has started 10 of 49 career regular season games, notching 61 tackles, 14 passes defensed and two interceptions.
In college, Webb started a school-record 48 games at William & Mary and tallied 151 tackles, 30 passes defensed and 11 interceptions. He’s a native of Newport News, Va.
Kindred saw action in all 14 games this season with 10 starts. He registered 54 tackles, six pass breakups and returned one interception for 30 yards. He sustained a wrist injury Sunday against the Ravens.
Hartfield, 6-0, 183 pounds, was originally signed by the Arizona Cardinals in 2016 as an undrafted free agent. He spent most of last season as a member of the Cardinals’ practice squad before being promoted to their active roster for the final two regular season games. A first-year player, Hartfield most recently spent training camp with the Kansas City Chefs, but was waived during final roster cuts.
Collegiately, Hartfield played at Southwestern Oklahoma, where he appeared in 12 games with 73 tackles 25 passes defensed and five interceptions. He’s a product of Watonga, Okla.