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Browns cut Bobby Rainey, promote Tori Gurley

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The Browns appear ready to give Tori Gurley a chance to play one of his many former teams.

According to the league’s transaction wire, the Browns have promoted Gurley and cornerback Julian Posey from the practice squad, and waived running back Bobby Rainey.

Gurley has also spent time with the Vikings, Raiders, Buccaneers, Chargers and Ravens. The Packers initially signed him as an undrafted rookie from South Carolina in 2011.

The Browns hope he works out better than their last former Packers wideout, after they signed Charles Johnson off the Green Bay practice squad only to find out he had a torn ACL.

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14 Responses to “Browns cut Bobby Rainey, promote Tori Gurley”
  1. detectivejimmymcnulty says: Oct 18, 2013 5:27 PM

    Tori related to Todd?

  2. NoobTubeTV says: Oct 18, 2013 5:49 PM

    The Browns always find a way to make a big splash when it comes to their signings, cuts and promotions.

    SMH.

  3. mrobinson14 says: Oct 18, 2013 5:54 PM

    Interesting to see bobby Rainey cut. Looks like Fozzy will get a bigger role

  4. immafubared says: Oct 18, 2013 7:27 PM

    Oh OH. Tori Gurley? Former packer? Oh boy, expect him to go down with season ending injury.
    Its a curse: Bishop, Zombo, Charles Johnson

  5. bobnelsonjr says: Oct 18, 2013 7:28 PM

    I thought Tori Gurley rejected a roster spot offer by the vikings so he could remain on the practice squad of a much better team in 2011.

  6. dumbpollack says: Oct 18, 2013 7:48 PM

    If the guy can’t play QB it doesn’t matter.

  7. beedubyatoo says: Oct 18, 2013 7:59 PM

    Gurley man?

  8. rocketcrab says: Oct 18, 2013 9:01 PM

    Wouldn’t be shocked to see Rainey back with the Ravens.

  9. bigtimebrownie says: Oct 18, 2013 9:53 PM

    Super Bowl , Baby!

  10. loyalraven says: Oct 18, 2013 9:56 PM

    Bobby Rainey welcome home! Shouldn’t belong before Ozzie resigns u.

  11. denversmashesyourface says: Oct 18, 2013 10:11 PM

    Still can’t figure out why they cut LJ Fort!

  12. jimmysee says: Oct 18, 2013 10:22 PM

    His career is maybe irreparably damaged bouncing around team to team like that.

    What Tori needed was continuity, maybe two years on one practice squad, and then an opportunity.

    I do with him good luck — only not this weekend against the Packers.

  13. richcranium2112 says: Oct 18, 2013 11:09 PM

    Tori will get to see a real QB again – on the other side of the field.

  14. jascz says: Oct 19, 2013 12:18 AM

    The Ravens need to sign Bobby Rainey back!

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