Cleveland Browns trade Barkevious Mingo to the New England Patriots

Posted at 2:11 PM, Aug 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-26 10:36:10-04

The Cleveland Browns have traded linebacker Barkevious Mingo to the New England Patriots in exchange for a 2017 fifth-round pick, the team announced Thursday. 

The Browns now have Philadelphia’s 2017 first-round pick, Tennessee’s 2017 second-round pick, New England’s 2017 fifth-round pick, Indianapolis’ 2017 seventh-round pick and Philadelphia’s 2018 second-round pick. 

Mingo was a first-round draft choice in 2013.

He appeared in 46 games with 16 starts. He logged 99 career tackles, seven sacks, one interception, 16 passes defensed and one fumble recovery. contributed to this report.