Trent Richardson’s role as workhorse was never in doubt.
After season-ending injuries to Montario Hardesty and Dion Lewis it couldn’t be more obvious.

When the Browns cut the roster to 53 on Saturday they kept Chris Ogbonnaya and Brandon Jackson as the only backup running backs. The grouping didn’t last long as Bobby Rainey (5-foot-8 212 pounds) and Dennis Johnson (5-7 196) were claimed off waivers Sunday and Jackson was cut.