Today the Cleveland Browns released linebacker Jayson Dimanche. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that the Browns are releasing LB Jayson DiManche on Monday.
He was originally signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He played college football at Southern Illinois.
In his freshman season, Dimanche was selected to the MVFC Academic Honor Roll. In his sophomore season, he was selected as a Honorable Mention All-MVFC. He was selected as the MVFC Defensive Player of the Week after his outstanding regular season performance when he recorded a career-high three sacks in a regular season win over No. 21 Western Illinois during his sophomore season. During his junior season, DiManche was among the student-athletes that were named to the MVFC Academic Honor Roll. He was selected to the CFPA linebacker award watch list during preseason. He was named to the second-team All-MVFC following the conclusion of his senior season. He recorded 49 Tackles, 8 Sacks, 2 pass deflections, and a fumble recovery in his senior season. He finished college with a total of 145 Tackles, 19 Sacks, 3 Forced fumbles, 6 Pass deflections, and one Interception.