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Journeyman Draughn becomes indispensable member of 49ers' backfield

Running back Shaun Draughn played every offensive snap in Sunday's game versus Arizona. Kelley L. Cox USA TODAY SportsShaun Draughn has spent nearly all of his five seasons trying to stick on an NFL roster.The quintessential journeyman, Draughn joined his eighth team when he was signed off the street by the San Francisco 49ers on Nov. 2 after injuries wiped out the team's backfield...
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Draughn, Gaskins make key contributions in 49ers' patchwork backfield

Shaun Draughn rushed for 58 yards and added 38 yards receiving. Kelley L. Cox USA TODAY SportsTwo running backs were signed off the street earlier in the week. A third was on the team's practice squad nine days earlier.That trio, combined with a quarterback in Blaine Gabbert who had not started a game in more than two years, was the formula used by the San Francisco 49ers to squeeze...
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Newcomers Draughn, Thomas trying to get up to speed for 49ers

Shaun Draughn appeared in five games with Cleveland earlier this season. Scott R. Galvin USA TODAY SportsThe San Francisco 49ers' newly signed running back duo went through a second practice Thursday as they try to learn the offense in advance of Sunday's matchup against the visiting Atlanta Falcons.With starting running back Carlos Hyde missing practice for a second straight day...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers turn to Draughn, Thomas for offense

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Shaun Draughn knows something about making quick adjustments. The San Francisco 49ers became his eighth team in the NFL after he signed a deal on Monday. Draughn and fellow running back Pierre Thomas, who was signed Tuesday, were brought in after Reggie Bush went on injured reserve and with questions remaining regarding the health of Carlos Hyde, who missed...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns waive RB Shaun Draughn, sign LB Jayson DiManche

The Cleveland Browns announced late Tuesday that they signed linebacker Jayson DiManche off the Kansas City Chiefs’ practice squad. To make room for DiManche, the team waived veteran running back Shaun Draughn. In his first full season in Cleveland (he was signed in December 2014), Draughn appeared in five games as a reserve. The running back totaled just 10 yards on two carries...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns make several roster moves

According to Dan Labbe of, The Cleveland Browns have waived running back Shaun Draughn and signed linebacker Jayson DiManche off of Kansas City's practice squad. In addition, the team also signed tight end Brian Leonhardt to the practice squad, while releasing defensive back Ty Zimmerman. Labbe writes: 'Draughn, signed by the Browns as a free agent in December 2014...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns Releasing RB Shaun Draughn

Veteran RB Shaun Draughn announced via his Twitter account Tuesday that he’s being released by the Browns. Well It's been real Cleveland! On to the next one!! Thanking God in advance for the next opportunity!… — Shaun Draughn (@2ShaunDraughn0) October 20, 2015 Draughn, 27, signed an exclusive rights tender back in March with the Browns, but was unfortunately...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns re-sign Shaun Draughn and Spencer Lanning

The Cleveland Browns announced have re-signed exclusive rights free agents running back Shaun Draughn and punter Spencer Lanning. Draughn joined the Browns prior to Week 14 last season. He appeared in four games and returned five kickoffs for 115 yards (23.0 avg.) and added one special-teams tackle. Since earning the Browns punting role in 2013, Lanning has landed 53 punts inside...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears Signing RB Shaun Draughn

  The Chicago Bears have signed veteran RB Shaun Draughn to a one-year deal, according to Sean Stellato. Draughn, 26, was last with the Colts, but they waived him just four days after they signed him. He appeared in three games last year and had four carries for two yards. Chicago obviously needs more depth a running back considering that they had Matt Forte and Michael Ford as...
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April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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