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Browns to play Willis McGahee against the Vikings

Browns to play Willis McGahee against the Vikings

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...