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JOSH COOPER RUMORS & GOSSIP

WR change: Vikings waive Jean, add Cooper

The Minnesota Vikings have added a receiver familiar with new offensive coordinator Norv Turner in a swap of wideouts. Minnesota waived wide receiver Lestar Jean and signed third-year receiver Josh Cooper on Friday. Cooper, 25, has played the past two seasons for the Cleveland Browns, including last year in Turner's one season as Cleveland's offensive coordinator when Cooper...
Via Fox Sports North
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Sign WR Josh Cooper

  The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Browns WR Josh Cooper to a contract on Friday, according to his agent Matt Striegal. Cooper, 25, signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of Oklahoma State following the 2012 NFL Draft. He has appeared in 11 games for the Browns over the past two seasons catching 17 passes for 166 yards receiving and no touchdowns. Cleveland...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns place two players on injured reserve after clearing waivers

Today the Cleveland Browns placed both Josh Cooper and Andre Smith on the injured reserve.  Cooper was with the Browns most of last season and was a very solid wide out for the team.  The injuries were both disclosed, but the team will do everything they can to keep Cooper and Andre Smith on the […] The post Browns place two players on injured reserve after clearing waivers appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns sign Cooper from practice squad, place Edwards on IR

The Cleveland Browns have signed wide receiver Josh Cooper from their practice squad. Cooper will replaced wide receiver Armanti Edwards, who was placed on injured reserve with an ankle injury Wednesday. Cooper was waived on September 30 after appearing in just one game and failing to record a reception. He is of the slot receiver mold and is reportedly close friends with Browns...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns re-sign Josh Cooper, Desmond Bryant practices

Wide receiver Josh Cooper signed again with the Cleveland Browns today as the team prepares for life with Brandon Weeden back at quarterback. Cooper, a slot receiver at Oklahoma State who caught eight passes for the Browns last season, was released just last Monday. Then today, the team signed him back to the practice squad and released linebacker Justin Staples. In other practice...
Via Waiting For Next Year
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns claim RB/KR Whittaker, waive Hardesty and Cooper

The Browns today claimed RB/KR claimed Fozzy Whittaker off waivers from San Diego. In addition, the team waived wide receiver Josh Cooper and running back Montario Hardesty, who was placed on injured reserve on Aug. 27. Whittaker is a 5-10, 202-pound running back in his first NFL season out of Texas. He spent the final two weeks of the 2012 season on Arizona’s practice squad before...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Skrine, Cooper more involved in Thursday’s practice

Some positive news from today’s Browns practice: cornerback Buster Skrine and wide receiver Josh Cooper each saw increased reps as they battle their respective injuries. Skrine (concussion) was a limited participant Thursday after not practicing on Wednesday. Cooper (knee) was a full participant after being limited the day before. In other notable injury news, Joe Haden (olbique...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 22, 2012  |  1 Comment

Browns activate WR Josh Cooper for Sunday

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Thin at wide receiver because of injuries, the Browns have signed rookie Josh Cooper from the practice squad. Cooper, who was college teammates with Cleveland quarterback Brandon Weeden, is expected to play Sunday when the winless Browns host the Cincinnati Bengals. Cooper caught 71 passes last season at Oklahoma State as Weeden's top target after Justin Blackmon...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns activate rookie WR Cooper

Thin at wide receiver because of injuries, the Browns have signed rookie Josh Cooper from the practice squad. Cooper, who was college teammates with Cleveland quarterback Brandon Weeden, is expected to play Sunday when the winless Browns host the Cincinnati Bengals. Cooper caught 71 passes last season at Oklahoma State as Weeden's top target after Justin Blackmon. The Browns...
Via AP on Fox
October 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Undrafted Josh Cooper likely to make Browns

No undrafted free agent has gotten more buzz so far than Josh Cooper, who is a wide receiver, currently of the Cleveland Browns. This is because the Browns have been praising him and his ability to get open underneath endlessly this offseason. Cooper is expected to not only make the Browns, but to compete for a slot receiver job with Jordan Norwood, Travis Benjamin, and Josh Cribbs...
Via The Football Fan Spot
June 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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