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Meet the Cleveland Browns 2024 Draft Class

A breakdown of each of the Browns' picks in the 2024 NFL Draft


The Browns selected six players in the 2024 NFL Draft.

A full breakdown below of each member:

Check out photos of Browns 2024 second round pick Michael Hall Jr.

2nd Round - Pick 54

DT Michael Hall Jr., Ohio State

In his three seasons at Ohio State, Hall tallied 45 tackles, 10 tackles for loss and six sacks. His best season came during the 2023 season, as he set a career high of 24 total tackles. At the 2024 NFL Combine, Hall ranked third among defensive tackles with an athleticism score of 86.

Check out photos of Browns 2024 third round pick Zak Zinter

3rd Round - Pick 85

G Zak Zinter, Michigan

Zinter played four seasons at Michigan at right guard. He allowed five quarterback hurries during his 2023 season. Zinter missed the final three games of the 2023 season after suffering a broken tibia and fibula in Michigan's win over Ohio State.

Check out photos of Browns 2024 fifth round pick Jamari Thrash

5th Round - Pick 156

WR Jamari Thrash, Louisville

Thrash spent the first part of his collegiate career at Georgia State before he transferred to Louisville for his final season. In his four seasons at Georgia State, Thrash caught 104 receptions for 1,752 yards and 12 touchdowns, as well as three carries for 10 yards. Then, during the 2023 season with Louisville, Thrash caught 63 passes for 858 receiving yards and six touchdowns, and one carry for 12 yards and a touchdown.

Check out photos of Browns 2024 sixth round pick Nathaniel Watson

6th Round - Pick 206

LB Nathaniel Watson, Mississippi State

In six seasons at Mississippi State, Watson totaled 377 tackles, 35 tackles for loss and 21 sacks. He also recorded two interceptions, five passes defended, two fumble recoveries and three forced fumbles. In 2022, Watson was named second-team All-SEC. He led the team with 12 tackles for loss and tied the team lead with six sacks. Then, in 2023, Watson was s finalist for the Butkus Award, honoring the nation's top linebacker. He was also named third-team Associated Press All-American, and first-team All-SEC. Watson led the SEC with 137 tackles in the 2023 season.

Check out photos of Browns 2024 seventh round pick Myles Harden

7th Round - Pick 227

CB Myles Harden, South Dakota

Harden played four seasons for South Dakota. In 2020-21, he started all four games of the teams' spring season, totaling 16 tackles. In 2021, he played the first six games with five starts before he missed the remainder of the season due to injury. Then, in 2022, Harden led the team with three interceptions and four forced fumbles. He tied the team lead with six pass breakups. In 2023, Harden tallied 46 total tackles, one fumble recovery, two passes defended and one interception.

Check out photos of Browns 2024 seventh round pick Jowon Briggs

7th Round - Pick 243

DT Jowon Briggs, Cincinnati

Briggs played his first two seasons with Virginia, and tallied 39 tackles, seven tackles for loss and four sacks. Then he transferred to Cincinnati in 2021. In three seasons with Cincinnati, Briggs recorded 130 tackles, 14.5 tackles for loss and eight sacks. Briggs was a team captain for the 2023 season, and tallied 27 tackles with six tackles for loss and two sacks over 12 starts. He also earned All-Big 12 honorable mention accolades.