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REPORT: Browns expected to sign defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson to three-year contract

Posted at 8:36 AM, Mar 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-12 08:57:08-04

CLEVLEAND — Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson is expected to sign a three-year contract with the Browns when free agency begins, ESPN reports Tuesday morning.

No deals will be finalized until free agency opens on Wednesday at 4 p.m.

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The 28-year-old St. Louis native was the No. 13 overall draft selection in the 2013 NFL Draft. He spent four years with the New York Jets before going to the Seattle Seahawks in 2017 and the Vikings in 2018.

Richardson will give the Browns another addition to their defensive line.

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