Signed by Seattle as a free agent on January 14, 2019.
NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
• Started 16 of 43 games played for Cleveland from 2014-17. Did not play in the NFL in 2018. Has 95 tackles (51 solo) and 2.0 sacks in his career.
COLLEGE: Four-year starter at Ashland. Two-time (2012-13) Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Lineman of the Year and four-time All-GLIAC first-team honoree. Amassed 247 tackles and 14 sacks in 44 career games. Became the first AU player to be named the GLIAC Defensive Lineman of the Year as a junior. Named GLIAC Freshman of the Year, becoming the only AU player to receive that award.
PERSONAL: Native of Parma Heights, Ohio. Attended Valley Forge High School and earned first-team all-conference honors and named the league’s Defensive Player of the Year as a senior. Also earned second-team All-Ohio accolades. Became the first player in Valley Forge history to have his jersey retired. Also participated in boxing and wrestling. Enjoys hunting in his spare time. Graduated with a degree in criminal justice.