The 2016 Cleveland Browns rookie class did not live up to expectations or even what the average rookie from their drafted positions would accomplish.
WFNY’s Joe Gilbert takes a look at the Browns cornerback unit, examining what the position did this past season and what the unit needs to do before next year.
The 2016 Cleveland Browns rookie class did not disappoint nor excite. They were merely “Meh.”
Six draft picks signed, eight more to go.
With back to back compensatory picks, No. 172 and 173, the Browns selected WR Rashard Higgins, followed by CB Trey Caldwell. Higgins is a 6-foot-1, 196-pound junior receiver from Colorado State. In 12 games last season, he notched 75 receptions for 1,062 yards and eight touchdowns. He is the all-time leader in receptions, receiving yards