Emmanuel Ogbah Doesn't Report To Browns In Advance Of Possible Trade

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis runs after making a reception during an NFL game against the Dallas Cowboys on Nov. 6 2016 in Cleveland

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis runs after making a reception during an NFL game against the Dallas Cowboys on Nov. 6 2016 in Cleveland

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Since he most recently played for the Browns, Cleveland had improved the position by trading for four-time Pro Bowler Jarvis Landry last offseason, selecting Antonio Callaway in the 2018 draft and trading for Odell Beckham Jr., the NFL's highest-paid wide receiver, last month. The former Oklahoma State star hasn't quite lived up to expectations in Cleveland. He also almost doubled his total of career pass deflections when he had eight this past season after only having nine his first two years combined. It was very clear that he would be traded.

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Murray is a John Dorsey draft pick with the Chiefs, a fourth-rounder from Minnesota in 2016. Ogbah ($1.35 million base salary) will be a free agent after the 2019 season. Alex Okafor has already been signed as a free agent to man one side of defensive line, and now Ogbah can compete for starter's reps along with developmental talent like Breeland Speaks and Tanoh Kpassagnon.

With the acquisition of edge rusher Olivier Vernon, one could argue that the Browns don't "need" Ogbah on the roster. The Browns also added running back Kareem Hunt after he was released by the Chiefs in late November. The 25-year-old has started 40 games for the Browns over three seasons, recording 122 tackles and 12.5 sacks.

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