The Browns got an early start on cut day. They now have 63 players on their roster and must further reduce to 53 by 6 p.m. today.
Here are the players whom the Browns waived this morning: offensive lineman Branndon Braxton, defensive lineman Andre Caroll, wide receiver L.J. Castile, offensive lineman Calton Ford, cornerback Coye Francies, tight end Evan Frosch, safety Carl Gettis, linebacker Eric Gordon, defensive tackle Travis Ivey, wide receiver Chris Matthews, linebacker Steve Octavien, defensive tackle Ko Quaye, cornerback Ramzee Robinson, safety DeAngelo Smith, linebacker Sidney Tarver and offensive lineman Phil Trautwein. The Browns also terminated the contract of wide receiver Demetrius Williams.