Cleveland Browns audition a pair of kickers in Berea
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 29, 2013
According to Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal, the Browns worked out a pair of kickers with some NFL preseason experience on Friday Thomas Weber, who has spent time with the Bengals; and Derek Dimke, who had a summer stint with the Lions. The question is, how will the Browns proceed? The 22-year-old Dimke, a University of Illinois product, attended Detroit Lions training camp last season, making both field-goal attempts and all three of his extra points before being released Aug. 27.
The Browns’ special teams could look far different in 2013. At the very least, Cleveland will have a new placekicker, as Phil Dawson signed with the 49ers. What’s more, punter Reggie Hodges is an unrestricted free agent, as is returner /all-around spe