Cleveland Browns Coach Rob Chudzinski said Friday that newly signed running back Willis McGahee will play against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
The Browns traded former first-round draft pick Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday in a surprising move as Cleveland officials continue to rebuild the team, which will be without another top draft pick when quarterback Brandon Weedon misses the game because of a thumb injury.
The Browns have only two other running backs on their roster: Bobby Gainey and fullback Chris Ogbonnaya.
"Willis is an experienced guy,” Chudzinski told reporters Friday. "He’s done it before. He’s a savvy veteran. Running...