Browns release Johnson and Clowney (3.15.23)

For Immediate Release

March 15, 2023


BEREA, Ohio — The Cleveland Browns have made the following transactions:


Terminated contract (post June 1 designation):

S John Johnson III

DE Jadeveon Clowney


Johnson joined the Browns in 2021 and appeared 32 games, all starts, the past two seasons. Last season, he recorded 96 tackles, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and one interception.


Clowney joined the Browns in 2021. He appeared in 12 games last season and recorded two sacks.




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