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Browns sign CB Brian Allen

Cleveland adds former Steelers, 49ers DB to active roster


The Cleveland Browns have signed CB Brian Allen to the active roster from the Bengals' practice squad. 

Allen is 6-3, 200 pounds and in his third NFL season out of Utah. Originally a fifth-round pick by the Steelers in 2017, he has appeared in 17 career games between Pittsburgh (2017-18) and San Francisco (2020). Allen appeared in one game this season with San Francisco and also spent time on the 49ers and Bengals practice squads. Allen is a native of La Marque, Texas.