• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Browns sign DB Aaron Ross, LB Everette Brown; release two others

    The Browns reached deals with defensive back Aaron Ross and linebacker Everette Brown, the team announced Sunday. In addition to the signings, the team waived offensive lineman Joe Madsen and defensive lineman Christian Tupou.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Browns roster moves: Sign DL Christian Tupou, WR Josh Lenz

    The Browns continue to keep busy this offseason by adding defensive lineman Christian Tupou and wide receiver Josh Lenz , per Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal. Tupou was previously a member of the Browns' practice squad, while Lenz was released by the Colts earlier this month.

  • by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Browns waive K Garrett Hartley, three others

    The Browns announced Monday that they have waived kicker Garrett Hartley, along with wide receiver Phil Bates, defensive lineman Christian Tupou and defensive back Varmah Sonie, per the Akron Beacon Journal. Hartley was signed by the Browns prior to Week 15 last season and was 3-for-3 in his only field goal attempts. Prior to that, he played for six seasons with the Saints.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Browns sign QB Tyler Thigpen

    With Johnny Manziel (hamstring) sidelined for the season finale and Brian Hoyer's (shoulder, bicep) status up in the air, the Browns signed quarterback Tyler Thigpen, according to CBSSports.com Jason La Canfora on Tuesday. The team announced the move, waiving fullback Ray Agnew and signed defensive lineman Christian Tupou to the practice squad. If Hoyer is unable to play, the Browns could turn to Connor Shaw Week 17 against Baltimore. According to La Canfora, Thigpen will be the No. 2 quarterback if Hoyer can't play. Thigpen played with the Browns in the preseason before getting cut on Aug. 12. He has not made an appearance since 2012 with the Bills, and has not made a start since 2010 with the Dolphins.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Cardinals bolster practice squad

    The Cardinals signed defensive tackle Christian Tupou, running back Dominique Williams and receiver Kevin Cone to their practice squad.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Cardinals make flurry of cuts Saturday

    The Cardinals have pared down their roster to 53 on Saturday by cutting 21 players. Arizona cut the following players: RB Zach Bauman, LB Marcus Benard, OL Philip Blake, LB Jonathan Brown, WR Dan Buckner, OL John Estes, DT Bruce Gaston, WR Brittan Golden, TE Andre Hardy, CB Jimmy Legree, CB Bryan McCann, OL Kelvin Palmer, RB Jalen Parmele, DT Isaac Sopoaga, OL Anthony Steen, S Curtis Taylor, LB Adrian Tracy, DT Christian Tupou, S Anthony Walters, CB Teddy Williams and OL Nate Potter.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Niners waive DT Christian Tupou

    Christian Tupou was signed to a reserve/future contract by the 49ers in January. He was released on Wednesday to make room for backup quarterback Josh Johnson, the team announced.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bears reveal Week 16 inactives

    The Bears declared quarterback Jordan Palmer, wideout Marquess Wilson, defensive tackle Christian Tupou, defensive end Cornelius Washington and offensive linemen James Brown, Jonathan Scott and Joe Long inactive at Philadelphia.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Only one injury among Bears inactives Sunday

    Bears linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder) is the lone injury among the team's inactives for Week 15 against the Browns. The remainder of the team's seven inactives is made up of healthy scratches: offensive linemen Jonathan Scott and James Brown; defensive linemen Cornelius Washington and Christian Tupou; quarterback Jordan Palmer; and defensive back Sean Cattouse.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bears announce Week 14 inactives

    The following Bears are inactive for the game vs. the Cowboys: quarterback Jay Cutler (ankle), linebacker Lance Briggs (shoulder), safety Sean Cattouse, defensive tackle Christian Tupou, defensive end Cornelius Washington, and offensive tackles Jonathan Scott and James Brown.