The Cleveland Browns have claimed DB Tyvis Powell via waivers from Seattle.
Powell is 6-2, 211 pounds and is entering his second NFL season out of Ohio State. Originally signed by Seattle as an undrafted free agent last year, Powell spent the entire regular season on the Seahawks' active roster and appeared in eight games. He logged three special-teams tackles. He appeared in 42 games with the Buckeyes and led the team in interceptions during his final season. Powell is a native of Bedford, Ohio.