The Cleveland Browns cut veteran quarterback Rex Grossman.

He played for Browns offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan with the Washington Redskins.

The Browns were awarded the following players off waivers: wide receiver LaRon Byrd (Dallas), offensive lineman Caylin Hauptmann (Seattle), offensive guard Ryan Seymour (San Francisco) and running back Glenn Winston (San Francisco).

The Browns also signed offensive lineman James Brown, defensive lineman Jacobbi McDaniel, tight end Emmanuel Ogbuehi, and linebackers Keith Pough and Justin Staples to the practice squad. 

THe Browns cut offensive lineman Karim Barton, wide receiver Charles Johnson and offensive lineman Martin Wallace.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun