Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn records the fifth sack of Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott during the second half in a NFL football game on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in Atlanta.
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Photo: Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com

Falcons lose Clayborn to Browns, Crawford to Titans

Former Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn and defensive tackle Jack Crawford went to new teams on Tuesday, according to their agents.

Clayborn, who did two stints with the Falcons, is headed to Cleveland to play for the Browns on a two-year contract worth up to $6.75 million. 

Clayborn had four sacks and seven quarterback hits last season. He played 446 defensive snaps (42.2%). 

Crawford, who was with the Falcons for the past three seasons,  has signed with the Tennessee Titans.

Crawford had ½ sack and seven quarterback hits. He 

played 436 snaps (41.3%).

He joins defensive end Vic Beasley and backup tackle Ty Sambrailo, two former Falcons who also signed with the Titans this offseason.


 

Falcons free agency tracker: Who’s coming, who’s going and who’s staying:  

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS 

NEW PLAYERS 

OFFENSE 

» Todd Gurley, running back - Agreed to one-year deal with team. 
» Laquon Treadwell, wide receiver - Agreed to one-year deal with team.
» Justin McCray, guard - Agreed to one-year deal with team.
» Hayden Hurst, tight end – Acquired via a trade with Baltimore.

DEFENSE 

» Dante Fowler, defensive end - Agreed to three-year, $48 million deal with the Falcons.
» LaRoy Reynolds, linebacker - signed by the Falcons on March 24.

» Edmond Robinson, linebacker – signed by the Falcons to a one-year deal March 28. 

SPECIAL TEAMS

» Sam Irwin-Hill, punter – Signed to a one-year contract worth $510,000.

RETURNING PLAYERS 

OFFENSE

» Matt Schaub, quarterback – Club picked up his option, according to his agent.
» Keith Smith, fullback – Re-signed to a three-year deal.
» John Wetzel, offensive lineman – Vested veteran contract terminated and then re-signed.

DEFENSE

» Blidi Wreh-Wilson, cornerback - Agreed to one-year deal with the team. 
» Tyeler Davison, defensive tackle - Agrees to three-year deal. 
» Steven Means, defensive end - Re-signed to a one-year contract March 9.
» Sharrod Neasman, safety - Signed to one-year contract.

SPECIAL TEAMS

» Ryan Allen, punter – Signed to a one-year contract extension for $945,000 on Feb. 18.

FORMER PLAYERS 

OFFENSE

» Austin Hooper, tight end – Will be allowed to hit the market. Has agreed to terms with the Browns
» Devonta Freeman - Cut by the team March 17.
» Luke Stocker, tight end - To be released pending a physical.
» Kenjon Barner, running back - Unrestricted free agent.
» Justin Hardy, wide receiver - Will not re-sign with team.
» Matt Simms, quarterback -- Unrestricted free agent.
» Wes Schweitzer, offensive guard/center – Will be allowed to hit the market. Set to sign with Washington.
» Ty Sambrailo, tackle - Released by the team March 16.

DEFENSE

» Desmond Trufant, cornerback - Released by team. He signed a two-year, $21 million deal with the Detroit Lions.
» Vic Beasley, defensive end/linebacker – Will not re-signWill join Titans on a one-year deal.
» De'Vondre Campbell, linebacker – Will be allowed to hit the market. Agreed to one-year deal worth up to $8.5 million with Arizona. 
» Adrian Clayborn, defensive end - Agreed to terms with Cleveland.
» Jack Crawford, defensive tackle - Signed with Tennessee Titans.
» Johnathan Cyprien, safety - Unrestricted free agent. 
» Ra’Shede Hageman, defensive tackle – Waived by the team Jan. 13.
» Kemal Ishmael, safety/linebacker – Will not re-sign with Falcons.
» Jamar Taylor, cornerback - Unrestricted free agent. 
» J.J. Wilcox, safety -- Unrestricted free agent.

SPECIAL TEAMS 

» Matt Bosher, punter -- Unrestricted free agent.

RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS 

OFFENSE

» Brian Hill, running back - Falcons placed fifth-round tender on him.

DEFENSE

» Michael Bennett, defensive tackle – free agent

SPECIAL TEAMS 

» Younghoe Koo, placekicker – Signed a one-year contract extension for $660,000 on Feb. 18.

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