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Draft Scout Leon McFadden News
08/26/13 - CB Leon McFadden is back from a groin injury just in time to make an impression on the coaches.
McFadden intercepted two passes in practice on Thursday while lining up as the nickel back. He also played the nickel against the Colts while Chris Owens rested a sore foot. The third-round draft choice from San Diego State responded with four tackles and a pass breakup, but he also had his hands full with veteran Reggie Wayne. Wayne caught seven passes for 79 yards.
08/09/13 - CB Leon McFadden is out indefinitely with a groin injury.
07/22/13 - The Cleveland Browns announced Friday that they signed third-round draft pick Leon McFadden to a four-year contract.
Financial terms were not released on the deal, which was announced on rookie reporting day Friday.
McFadden, a defensive back, is trying to become the starting cornerback opposite Joe Haden.
He started 45 of 51 career games at San Diego State.
McFadden's signing came hours after the Browns signed defensive lineman Armonty Bryant, a seventh-round pick.
It leaves first-rounder Barkevious Mingo, the No. 6 overall pick, as the Browns' only unsigned rookie.
04/28/13 - A closer look at the Browns' picks: Round 3/68 - Leon McFadden, CB, 5-10, 193, San Diego State...McFadden can play corner or nickel. The Browns need a player at both positions. He was a four-year starter for the Aztecs and led his team with three interceptions last year. He returned two for touchdowns. QUOTES TO NOTE: "I believe my ball skills are very good, my man-to-man coverage, I became a lot more aggressive in the last couple years. My IQ for football, studying my opponent is really big for me." - Browns third-round draft pick, cornerback Leon McFadden. - The Sports Xchange
03/28/13 - 2013 San Diego State Pro Day: San Diego State and Hawaii held their pro days together in San Diego on March 19. Workouts were held outdoors on FieldTurf. All 32 NFL teams were present, including defensive back coaches from San Diego and tight end coaches from Cincinnati, Philadelphia and San Diego. Leon McFadden, CB (5-11, 192) - McFadden had a 34 1/2-inch vertical and did positional drills. - Gil Brandt, NFL.com