CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 11: Karlos Dansby #56 of the Cincinnati Bengals tackles Robert Griffin III #10 of the Cleveland Browns at Cleveland Browns Stadium on December 11, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Browns release quarterback Robert Griffin III

The Cleveland Browns released Robert Griffin III today.

Griffin started just five games in his one season in Cleveland because of injuries. He was due to make a $750,000 roster bonus on Saturday, according to cleveland.com.

On Thursday, the Browns landed Texans QB Brock Osweiler and second-round draft pick in a trade.

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