The Browns on August 4 placed Billings, a fourth-year defensive tackle, on the opt-out list. The team had high hopes for Billings, who spent his first three seasons with the Bengals.
Dorbeck, an undrafted rookie offensive tackle, was named the state of Missouri’s best college lineman last season. His addition to the roster was praised as adding much-needed depth to the Browns’ OL, but the team will need to wait one more year before Dorbeck takes the field.
Forbes’ absence in 2020 is another blow to the Browns’ offensive line.The third-year right guard was expected to compete for a starting spot on the roster before his opt-out was announced.
Peko is the Broncos starting nose tackle. John Elway said Tuesday Peko’s participation, “ was more dangerous for him” to play during the pandemic. His wife surmounted Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and is currently in remission.