How to watch the NFL draft
The pick gives coach Mike Pettine another intriguing piece for his increasingly nasty defense.
Gilbert flashed explosive straight-line speed at the college level. NFL Films guru Greg Cosell recently cited comparisons to the play of Arizona's Patrick Peterson, calling Gilbert one of the more intriguing cornerbacks in this year's class.
This shapes up as a solid pick for a Browns team that won't easily be pushed around by opposing passing games in 2014.