The Cleveland Browns today were awarded running back Miguel Maysonet off waivers from the Philadelphia Eagles.
Maysonet was originally signed by the Eagles as an undrafted free agent on April 29, 2013. He spent three seasons at Stony Brook University (2010-12) after transferring from Hofstra University (2009). While at Stony Brook, he was a two-time Big South Conference Offensive Player of the Year and totaled 4,725 career rushing yards on 695 carries (6.8 average) with 48 touchdowns.
As a senior, Maysonet rushed for 1,964 yards and 21 touchdowns. Born December 13, 1989, the 5-10, 210-pound Maysonet is a native of Riverhead New York, where he attended Riverhead High School.
In addition, the club waived running back Jamaine Cook.