Browns Pick Up 5th-Year Option On DT Phil Taylor
Adam Schefter is reporting that the Browns have picked up the fifth year option on defensive tackle Phil Taylor.
Browns on Friday exercised the fifth-year option on defensive lineman Phil Taylor’s rookie contract.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 2, 2014
The he former 2011 first-round pick is now under contract with the Browns through 2015, and will make $5.5 million in the final year. The club had until Saturday to exercise the option.