Paea signed with the Cowboys on Friday, Rob Phillips of DallasCowboys.com reports. Terms were not disclosed. He has experience with Rod Marinelli's defensive scheme from their time together in Chicago, and Paea will take Terrell McClain's spot in the Dallas defensive line rotation. The 28-year-old recorded 12 tackles and a half-sack in 13 games for the Browns in 2016.
Paea announced on his Twitter account Friday that he signed with the Browns. Paea was recently cut by the Redskins Tuesday, but will now add solid depth to a injury-riddled defensive line in Cleveland.
Paea was cut by Washington on Tuesday, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. Factoring in the 53-man roster deadline and Washington's deep front seven, this move becomes abundantly clear. Paea has shown some flashes of potential, however, and could land with another team prior to the start of the season.
The Redskins have agreed to a four-year deal with defensive tackle Stephen Paea, NFL.com reports. Paea is slated to make more than $5 million per year as part of the deal. He said Monday he was set to join the Redskins after recording a career-high six sacks with the Bears in 2014.
Free agent defensive tackle Stephen Paea said he'll sign with the Redskins, reports NFL.com. Paea started 40 games for the Bears over the past four seasons and registered 31 quarterback hurries and six sacks last year.