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Dawgs By Nature Apr 16, 2015

Breakdown of TE Rob Housler's Contract With the Browns

The full contract details for Cleveland Browns TE Rob Housler were made available last week, but we're just now getting around to covering it in the table below. It is a one-year deal worth $1.76 million. TE Rob Housler - Browns' Contract Breakdown Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Total Cap Hit 2015 $1,000,000 $750,000 $10,000 $1,760,000 Because this is a one-year deal, it is pretty straightforward. The $750,000 signing bonus is the only thing that is guaranteed, although the workout bonus is basically a guarantee as well. If the Browns go through training camp...
Plain Dealer Apr 10, 2015

Tight end Rob Housler ready to make an impact with Cleveland Browns

Housler looking to rebound from a nine-catch season in Arizona.
Akron Beacon Journal Apr 10, 2015

Rob Housler confident he can provide Browns with much-needed receiving threat at tight end despite those who doubt him

New Browns tight end Rob Housler realizes some people are skeptical about his ability to become a formidable receiving threat in the wake of former Pro Bowler Jordan Cameron leaving Cleveland last month by signing with the Miami Dolphins.But Housler, who joined the Browns by signing a one-year, $1.76 million contract on Thursday, isn’t rattled by the doubt. After all, he’s accustomed to outsiders having low expectations for him as an athlete.“They read I’m a Mexican, so they don’t expect much,” Housler said Friday during a conference call. “But I think that gives me a little bit...
Revenge Of The Birds Apr 10, 2015

NFL free agency: Rob Housler leaves to Cleveland Browns

No one believed he would return, though. The Arizona Cardinals have seen another free agent player land with another team. Tight end Rob Housler, drafted originally by the Cardinals in the third round in 2011, has signed a one-year contract with the Cleveland Browns. Housler's deal is worth a reported $1.76 million for 2015. He had previously visited the Falcons, Bengals and Ravens without agreeing to a deal. He joins former Cardinals teammate, tight end Jim Dray, who signed with the Browns last offseason. Housler had a career-low nine receptions in 2014, losing almost all his playing...
Chronicle-Telegram Apr 10, 2015

Browns sign free agent tight end Rob Housler to one-year deal

The Browns took a step Thursday toward replacing Jordan Cameron by signing free agent tight end Rob Housler. The one-year deal is reportedly worth $1.76 million with $750,000 guaranteed. Housler, 27, had 105 catches for 1,133 yards (10.8 average) and a touchdown in his four years with the Arizona Cardinals. He was a third-round pick Read More...The post Browns sign free agent tight end Rob Housler to one-year deal appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain County News.
News-Herald Apr 9, 2015
Cleveland Browns sign tight end Rob Housler

Cleveland Browns sign tight end Rob Housler

The Browns addressed their tight-end situation on April 9, and have signed Rob Housler, who spent the last four seasons with the Arizona Cardinals.The loss of Jordan Cameron in free agency created the need for another tight end. Housler is 27 and 6-foot-5, 250 pounds, and has 105 receptions and 1,13 yards in his four years in the NFL.
Dawgs By Nature Apr 9, 2015

Browns Sign Tight End Rob Housler

Ian Rapoport reports that Rob Housler and the Browns have agreed on a 1-year contract: Former #Cardinals TE Rob Housler agreed to terms with the #Browns on a 1-year deal, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 9, 2015 The contract TE Rob Housler signed with #Browns is for one year and worth $1.76 million, including $750,000 signing bonus, source confirms. — Nate Ulrich (@NateUlrichABJ) April 9, 2015 Two years ago, Rob Housler and current Browns tight end Jim Dray were teammates in Arizona. Housler was the receiving tight end while Dray was the blocking tight end....
Plain Dealer Apr 9, 2015

Cleveland Browns agree to terms with free-agent tight end Rob Housler

Housler caught a combined 84 passes for 871 yards in 2012 and 2013.
Akron Beacon Journal Apr 9, 2015

Browns fill pressing need by signing tight end Rob Housler to one-year contract

The Browns signed free-agent tight end Rob Housler on Thursday, allowing them to enter the upcoming NFL Draft without feeling pressured to address the position in the early rounds.Housler received a one-year contract, a league source confirmed for the Beacon Journal. The source spoke on condition of anonymity because the team did not disclose the terms of the deal when it announced the signing. Financial terms were not immediately disclosed.The Browns filled an urgent need by securing Housler, 27, who spent the past four seasons with the Arizona Cardinals. They already had solid veteran tight...
Cincy Jungle Apr 9, 2015

Rob Housler signing with Browns after visiting Bengals and Ravens

Rob Housler would have been a nice addition for the Bengals, but he's still not someone you want as your No. 1 tight end. Rob Housler is joining the AFC North after all. After previous visits with the Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens, it will be the Cleveland Browns who Housler signs with, per Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun. Housler would have been a nice addition for any of the three teams, but he's not someone you want as your No. 1 tight end. Housler is coming off a season to forget in Arizona after catching just nine passes for 129 yards and no touchdowns in 15 games with...
Baltimore Sun Apr 9, 2015

Veteran tight end Rob Housler agrees to one-year, $1.76 million deal with Browns, sources say

Veteran free agent tight end Rob Housler has agreed to a one-year, $1.76 million contract with the Cleveland Browns, according to NFL sources.
Cincy Jungle Apr 8, 2015

Tight end Rob Housler making AFC North rounds, visiting Browns

The former Cardinals tight end appears to be a coveted player in the toughest division in football, as he is visiting the Browns after stop-ins with the Ravens and Bengals. NFL free agency is an animal all of its own. After bidding wars ensued through the first few days on the big fish out in the open market, others randomly occur for players who hadn't had a sniff of interest in the first few weeks. Such is the case with former Arizona Cardinals tight end, Rob Housler. After visiting with and receiving a contract offer from the Baltimore Ravens, Housler then visited the Cincinnati Bengals....
Dawgs By Nature Apr 8, 2015

TE Rob Housler is visiting the Browns today

According to Ian Rapoport, free agent tight end Rob Housler is visiting the Browns on Wednesday April 8th. Former #Cardinals TE Rob Housler is visiting the #Browns tomorrow, source said. His tour continues — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 7, 2015 In early March, Coach Flip talked with Nathan Zegura about his vision for the Browns offense. Here's what he had to say about the tight end position: "Well, we have two types of tight ends. We have a 'Y", which is a true 'Y', which is a 'Hey, I'm going to block a 7-technique on Power, I'm going to reach a 9-technique on...
Baltimore Sun Apr 7, 2015

Veteran tight end Rob Housler visiting Browns on Wednesday, sources say

Veteran free agent tight end Rob Housler is visiting the Cleveland Browns on Wednesday, according to NFL sources.
Cincy Jungle Apr 7, 2015

Bengals still talking with Rob Housler; Hope to re-sign Cedric Peerman

Rob Housler might be the best tight end still on the market. The Bengals may still have a few moves to make before the NFL Draft rolls around. Though nothing blockbuster will happen between now and then, there's still the possibility another tight end is signed to add depth behind Tyler Eifert and possibly a more capable run blocker. Rob Housler could fit that bill, but after visiting with the Bengals last week, he left Cincinnati without agreeing to a deal. however, Geoff Hobson reports that the Bengals and Housler are still talking, but have also spoke with other veteran tight ends....

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