Jurevicius becomes sixth Browns player in 4 years to contract staph infection

Updated: April 11, 2008, 6:06 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Browns wide receiver Joe Jurevicius contracted a staph infection following knee surgery, becoming the sixth Cleveland player in four years to suffer from staph.

Jurevicius is recovering well and is expected to participate in team activities in May and minicamp in June. The Plain Dealer first reported the infection Friday citing anonymous sources.

The Browns released a statement saying Jurevicius had his knee scoped in early January.

"At some point following ...

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