Despite numerous reports and consistent speculation for weeks now, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Browns are not expected to make any major trades before today’s deadline.
Earlier in the day, Tony Grossi mentioned that Kruger could appeal to a contending team like the Cardinals.
Kruger, 29, is in the third year of his five-year, $40.5 million contract that included $20 million guaranteed. He stands to make base salaries of $7 million (2015), $6.5 million (2016), and $7 million (2017) over the remainder of the agreement.
This season, Kruger has appeared in eight games and recorded 15 tackles and a half sack for the Browns.
We’ll have more regarding a potential trade involving Kruger as the news is available.