UPDATE: The Browns have signed free agent running back Thomas Clayton, J.R. Rickert, Clayton’s agent, announced.
Aaron Wilson of Profootball.scout.com reports with running back Montario Hardesty injured, the Browns are working out running back Thomas Clayton today, according to a league source.
Clayton is a former Patriots running back who has also worked out for the Broncos this season. He rushed for 17 yards on six carries in one game last season for the Patriots.
He was on the Browns’ roster last season, appearing in two games with one carry for no yards.