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Cleveland Browns Add Former BYU LB Sione Takitaki To Reserve/COVID-19 List

Nov 25, 2020, 10:28 PM
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Linebacker Sione Takitaki #44 of the Cleveland Browns during the first half of a preseason game against the Washington Redskins at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 08, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Cleveland Browns added former BYU linebacker Sione Takitaki to the organization’s Reserve/COVID-19 List prior to Week 12 of the 2020 NFL season.

Cleveland announced Takitaki’s addition to the list on Wednesday, November 25.

“We have placed LB Sione Takitaki on the reserve/COVID-19 list,” the Browns posted on Twitter.

Takitaki is currently in his second NFL season (both with the Browns).

In 10 games this season, the former Cougar standout has 45 total tackles, 29 solo tackles, one interception, one pass breakup, and one touchdown.

Takitaki owns career stats of 66 total tackles, 43 solo tackles, one interception, one pass breakup, and one touchdown.

Prior to his time in the NFL, Takitaki played at BYU from 2014-18.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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