Browns place Davone Bess on reserve-non-football illness list

The Cleveland Browns have placed wide receiver Davone Bess on the reserve-non-football illness list for personal reasons for the remainder of the season.

Bess is dealing with a "serious family matter" in Oakland, Calif., according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Per the report, Bess has been dealing with family issues throughout the season and grew up in a tough neighborhood in Oakland and is concerned about family who still live there.

Bess has caught 42 passes for 362 yards and two touchdowns this season.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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