The Cleveland Browns have gotten back a big piece of their defensive puzzle as defensive lineman Phil Taylor was activated from the physically unable to perform list on Friday.

Taylor had torn a pectoral muscle while working out with weights in May and had been on the PUP list since the start of training camp. To make room on the roster, defensive lineman Brian Sanford was placed on injured reserve.

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