Defensive lineman Ahtyba Rubin is signing with the Seahawks, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. Rubin, a seven-year player for the Browns, has started 11 or more games in five consecutive seasons. The 28-year-old has collected 338 total tackles, 12.0 sacks, five passes defensed and three forced fumbles.
Free agent defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin will visit the Seahawks on Wednesday, reports NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Rubin, 28, spent his first seven seasons with the Browns. He had 28 tackles and a sack in 13 games last year.
Quarterback Brian Hoyer (shoulder) and cornerback Justin Gilbert, who is being disciplined, headline the inactives posted by the Browns for their Sunday game in Baltimore. Also hurt and out are defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin (ankle) and tackle Ryan Seymour (hamstring). A trio of healthy scratches include long snapper Charley Hughlett, offensive lineman Andrew McDonald and wideout Phil Bates.
The Browns listed 11 players on its final injury report for Week 17 against Baltimore. Ahtyba Rubin (ankle) and Ryan Seymour (hamstring) were ruled out, while quarterback Brian Hoyer (shoulder, bicep) was deemed doubtful for Sunday. Gary Barnidge (rib), Desmond Bryant (thumb), Joe Haden (shoulder), Andrew Hawkins (thumb), Jabaal Sheard (foot), Ryan Taylor (elbow) and K'Waun Williams (hamstring) were designated as questionable. Marlon Moore (knee) was the only player on the report labeled probable.
Three starting front seven players on the Browns have received good news for the Sunday game in Buffalo. Linebackers Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) and Jabaal Sheard (foot) and tackle Ahtyba Rubin (back) have all been given the thumbs-up for action. The latter two had been questionable while Mingo was probable.