Browns add DB Adams

Purdue product was with Jets last preseason.

The Browns added a Northeast Ohio native to the roster Wednesday with the signing of Royce Adams.

A defensive back who played collegiately at Purdue, Adams is a South Euclid native who played at both Cleveland Glenville and Lakewood St. Edward High Schools.

A 5-11, 187-pounder, he is officially in his second NFL season. He spent the 2012 on Injured Reserve for the New York Jets and was with the Jets during training camp last season.

He also has professional football experience with the Pittsburgh Power of the Arena Football League.