The Browns had to cut their 75-man roster to 53 players by 9 tonight. The team announced the following moves:

Waived (18)

Dominic Alford                                  OL

Ronnie Cameron                              DL

Josh Cooper                                    WR

Stanley Daniels                                OL

James Dockery                                DB

Garth Gerhart                                   OL

William Green                                  DL

Dan Gronkowski                              TE

Benjamin Jacobs                             LB

Ernest Owusu                                  DL

Brian Schaefering                            DL

Jarrod Shaw                                     OL

Jeff Shugarts                                    OL

Brad Smelley                                    FB

Quinton Spears                                LB

Adonis Thomas                                 RB

Kiante Tripp                                      DL

Rod Windsor                                     WR

Contract Terminated (2)

Evan Moore                                       TE

Seneca Wallace                                 QB

Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner  (1)

Scott Fujita                                         LB

In addition, the Browns traded safety David Sims to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a conditional 2013 draft choice.