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ESPN: Browns extend contract for QB Austin Davis

Posted: 2:01 PM, Sep 30, 2015
Updated: 2015-09-30 14:01:36-04

In a surprising move by the Cleveland Browns, ESPN is reporting that the team signed a contract extension for reserve quarterback Austin Davis.

NFL reporter Field Yates says sources told him that it's a two-year contract extension worth $4.173 million. 

 

According to ESPN, the deal includes a $500,000 signing bonus and has $600,000 in guarantees.

Davis is the third-string quarterback behind Josh McCown and Johnny Manziel.

TMZ reported Tuesday that three players believe Manziel deserves to start Sunday against the San Diego Chargers.

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