Former Gators defensive tackle Caleb Brantley fell all the way to the sixth round in last month’s NFL Draft, and it’s no secret why the projected second-round pick fell to the Cleveland Browns.

But after learning Wednesday he won’t face charges, Brantley signed a four-year, $2.58-million rookie deal with the Browns on Friday afternoon. Brantley’s contract carries no guaranteed money.

By comparison, former Alabama defensive tackle Dalvin Tomlinson signed a four-year, $4.57-million contract with the New York Giants as a second-round pick, with a guaranteed $2.6-million and a $1.47-million signing bonus.

In 38 games, Brantley made 22 starts and tallied 20 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks. But 9.5 of Brantley’s tackles for loss came in his final season, where he earned All-SEC second-team honors.

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