Duke Johnson became once no longer with out an agent for long.
Two days after attractive on from his outdated illustration, the disgruntled Cleveland Browns operating abet has signed with agent Drew Rosenhaus, NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero reported, per a provide urged of the decision. ESPN first reported the news.
The Browns abet parted methods with Kristin Campbell of 40 Sports & Leisure Crew sooner than hopping to Rosenhaus, NFL Community Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday.
Johnson has been hunting for a technique out of Cleveland for the past few months and, below unique illustration, will soundless perspective for a alternate, Pelissero added.
The Browns’ offseason choices dispute their non-public praises that they’re going to at final pass a long way from the fifth-yr operating abet, who has all three years final on an extension signed in June 2018. Cleveland signed dilapidated NFL dashing leader Kareem Hunt within the offseason to pair with second-yr stud Reduce Chubb within the backfield. Hunt is suspended for the first eight games of the season, on the opposite hand, and if Johnson remains with the Browns, the dual-risk abet is sure to play a characteristic alongside Chubb for no longer no longer as a lot as the first half of of the yr.
Cleveland has no longer expressed any ardour in trading Johnson at this point. That could per chance per chance substitute across the alternate prick back-off date on Oct. 29, seven games into the Browns’ campaign — and Hunt’s suspension.
A powerhouse agent within the industry, Rosenhaus most goal currently helped engineer Antonio Brown’s alternate out of Pittsburgh this offseason.