July 27, 2015 - Aaron Wilson
Source: Browns cut Tory Slater
The Cleveland Browns cut undrafted former West Georgia defensive lineman Tory Slater, according to a source. Slater passed his physical and was activated from the physically unable to perform list. Healthy again following a hamstring injury, Slater was cut from a Browns team that has several defensive linemen ahead of him on the depth chart.
Slater was initially acquired by the Browns off waivers when he was cut from the Seattle Seahawks' injured reserve list. Slater had a hamstring injury.Slater had a 35-inch vertical leap, a 10-3 broad jump and bench pressed 225 pounds 31 times at his Pro Day workout. The 6-foot-5, 285-pound former high school wide receiver recorded 69 tackles, 16.5 for losses and 10 sacks last season. Slater had 600 receiving yards and six touchdowns as a high school senior when he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.6 seconds and had a 15.0 personal best in the 110 meter hurdles. Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun