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Browns Release High-Priced CB Dimitri Patterson

The Browns have waived cornerback Dimitri Patterson, who signed a lucrative contract in the offseason.

Patterson, who started just four games this season and missed seven others with a high ankle sprain, signed a three-year deal in March worth $16 million — including $6 million guaranteed.

That means he received almost $1 million for each of his seven games this season.

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3 Responses to “Browns Release High-Priced CB Dimitri Patterson”

  1. Dan B. says:

    And we waited this long to do this? I do not get it, he is healthy now and now we get rid of him. Every time we look like we are starting to pull our heads out of our !@#es, we do something like this to make us look bush league again.

  2. indy-browns-fan says:

    The writing was on the wall, if you paid attention to Shurmer’s comments the past few weeks. Patterson didn’t want to play until he was 100% healthy. Shurmer said Patterson could make plays for their defense WHEN he was on the field. Shurmer also said that nobody is 100% healthy at this point in the season, but that Patterson seemed to want to wait until he was 100% before returning to play. It sounds clear to me that Shurmer wasn’t happy with Patterson’s attitude.

    I guarantee you there were more than a few Browns players, who have been playing through injuries, that were also upset with Patterson’s “no play” attitude.

  3. Denolakes says:

    They will be drafting DBs — and signing others through FA . . .

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