The Cleveland Browns have signed WR Rashard Higgins to the active roster from the practice squad. To make room on the roster, the team waived DL Tyrone Holmes.
Higgins is 6-1, 198 pounds and in his second NFL season out of Colorado State. A fifth-round pick by the Browns last year, he appeared in 15 games and logged six receptions for 77 yards as a rookie. He will wear No. 81.
Holmes appeared as a reserve in last week's game. He saw action in 11 games with the Browns in 2016.