Housler (hamstring) has been placed on IR by the Browns. Housler, who suffered his hamstring injury back on Oct. 18, ended up catching just one pass for six yards in six games in his first season with the Browns. With Housler unavailable, Jim Dray and E.J. Bibbs remain in the Browns' depth TE mix behind starter Gary Barnidge.
Free-agent tight end Rob Housler signed a one-year deal Thursday with the Browns, per the team's website. Housler, who spent four seasons with the Cardinals, visited with the Falcons and Bengals before agreeing to the one-year deal with Cleveland. Housler's role in the Cardinals' passing game was reduced last year, as he only caught nine passes for 129 yards, but finished his four seasons in Arizona with 1,133 yards.
The Browns are set to host tight end Rob Housler for a free agency visit on Wednesday, according to ESPN. Housler, formerly of the Cardinals, has already had visits with the Falcons and Bengals, while the Ravens have also showed interest. In four seasons with the Cardinals, Housler hauled in 105 receptions for 1,133 yards and one touchdown.
Free-agent tight end Rob Housler has a visit scheduled with the Bengals, according to a report from ESPN.com. Housler has spent the previous four seasons with the Cardinals. His role in the passing game was reduced drastically in 2014 as he only caught nine passes for 129 yards. His time in Arizona ended with a total of 1,133 yards and one touchdown.
The Ravens and tight end Rob Housler have mutual interest, the Baltimore Sun reports. The two sides have held contract discussions and while a deal has yet to be reached, both the Ravens and Housler will continue working toward a compromise. He could serve as an athletic pass-catching tight end in new offensive coordinator Marc Trestman's offense if signed. Housler posted career lows in 2014, grabbing just nine passes for 129 yards.
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