We have made the following roster moves:
– Placed TE Jesse James and DE Chase Winovich on injured reserve
– Signed T Tyrone Wheatley to the practice squad
– Released T Alex Taylor from the practice squad
— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) September 20, 2022
Both will now miss four games before they’re eligible to return.
Winovich, 27, is a former third-round pick of the Patriots back in 2019. He was in the third year of his four-year, $3,727,651 contract that included a $994,506 signing bonus when he was traded to the Browns.
In 2021, Winovich appeared in 13 games for the Patriots and recorded 11 total tackles.