Browns activate fullback Bowers

Updated: November 5, 2003, 7:30 PM ET

BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns activated fullback R.J. Bowers on Wednesday and placed tight end Chad Mustard on the practice squad.

Bowers had been on the non-football injury list with a knee injury. Coach Butch Davis said Bowers will play special teams and possibly participate in some blocking schemes on offense.

The Browns also released offensive lineman Ben Claxton from the practice squad.

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