Back to the Cleveland Browns Newsfeed

Browns sign running back D’Ernest Johnson

The Cleveland Browns signed running back D’Ernest Johnson on Thursday.

In a corresponding transaction, the team waived running back L.J. Scott, who had just signed with the Browns on Monday.

It’s Been A Long Journey. No Matter What You Do Never Give Up On Your Dreams. Stay Focus On The Ultimate Goal, Sometimes The Process Don’t Come Fast It Takes Time. All Glory To The Man Above u270d SlowGrind ™ufe0f #DawgPound

— D'Ernest Johnson (@DernestJohnson2) May 16, 2019

Johnson, who is 5-foot-10 and 208 pounds, was last seen on the roster of the Orlando Apollos of the Alliance of American Football league, where he shared the backfield with current Browns quarterback Garrett Gilbert.