The Cleveland Browns are increasing their efforts to help stop the spread of coronavirus with the additional precautions announced Friday for employees and traveling staff. "Through the guidance of local and state medical professionals, we have implemented multiple proactive measures to help ensure the health and wellness of our staff members and their families," said the Browns in a statement. "In addition to the elimination of travel by air for our scouting and coaching staff announced yesterday, we have directed the majority of our employees to work from home or remotely in an effort to help limit person-to-person contact."

The Cleveland Browns are increasing their efforts to help stop the spread of coronavirus with the additional precautions announced Friday for employees and traveling staff. "Through the guidance of local and state medical professionals, we have implemented multiple proactive measures to help ensure the health and wellness of our staff members and their families," said the Browns in a statement. "In addition to the elimination of travel by air for our scouting and coaching staff announced yesterday, we have directed the majority of our employees to work from home or remotely in an effort to help limit person-to-person contact."

Cleveland Browns center JC Tretter was elected as new president of the NFL Players Association, the entity announced Tuesday. Tretter will begin his two-year term immediately. "It's an honor to be in this position to lead our player membership," Tretter said.

Cleveland Browns center JC Tretter was elected as new president of the NFL Players Association, the entity announced Tuesday. Tretter was one of four players running for the post, including Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Sam Acho and New York Giants defensive back Michael Thomas. Offensive tackle Russell Okung, soon to be a member of the Carolina Panthers, withdrew from the race earlier Tuesday, according to multiple reports.

The Dallas Renegades have signed quarterback Brogan Roback and linebacker Gerald Rivers to their active roster. Roback takes the place of quarterback Eric Dungey, who was placed on the reserve/left squad list due to a family matter. Dungey was the third quarterback on Dallas' roster for the team's season opener against the St. Louis Battlehawks behind starter Philip Nelson and backup Landry Jones.

Odell Beckham Jr. has had his simple battery arrest warrant rescinded, the Cleveland Browns wide receiver's attorney confirmed on Saturday. Daniel Davillier, Beckham's lawyer, released a statement confirming no charges against the 27-year-old have been sought because the security officer from New Orleans Police Department involved does not want to pursue the matter. NFL star Beckham appeared to slap the officer's buttocks in the LSU locker room during the celebrations after their 42-25 victory over Clemson in the National Championship Game.

The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) has obtained an arrest warrant for NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. on a charge of simple battery. The alleged incident occurred at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Monday, when Cleveland Browns wide receiver Beckham was in attendance to watch his alma mater LSU defeat Clemson in the National Championship Game. Footage emerged of Beckham appearing to slap a security officer's buttocks in the LSU locker room during the celebrations after their 42-25 victory.

Kevin Stefanski coached running backs, tight ends and quarterbacks in Minnesota. The Vikings offensive coordinator, who came close to getting Cleveland's job last year but finished second to Freddie Kitchens, was hired as the Browns new coach - their 10th since 1999 - on Sunday, a person familiar with the team's decision and plans told The Associated Press. Stefanski agreed to accept the position a day after Minnesota's season ended with a 27-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC playoffs, according to the person who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the sides have yet to finalize a contract.

All signs point toward Josh McDaniels staying in New England. The Patriots offensive coordinator will not become the next head coach of the Cleveland Browns as they've hired Minnesota Vikings OC Kevin Stefanski for the position, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. LIVE stream the Celtics all season and get the latest news and analysis on all of your teams from NBC Sports Boston by downloading the My Teams App.

The Cleveland Browns are the only NFL team without a head coach. Two head coaching vacancies were filled Tuesday when the Carolina Panthers hired Baylor's Matt Rhule and the New York Giants reportedly chose New England Patriots special teams coordinator Joe Judge. The Browns now have their pick of the best remaining candidates, and at least three of them will interview with Cleveland this week, per NFL Media's Tom Pelissero.

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