The Browns signed undrafted rookie wide receiver Bug Howard to their practice squad Tuesday.

Howard, 6-foot-4 and 210 pounds, spent the preseason with the Indianapolis Colts and was waived Sept. 2 during roster cuts.

The Rochelle, Ga., native whose given name is Jonathan appeared in 53 games for the Tar Heels and compiled 146 receptions for 2,048 yards and 18 touchdowns.