|Jaguars sign Ashton Youboty, George Selvie|
by Aaron Wilson of Scout.com, November 15, 2011 at 2:44 pm ET
Ashton Youboty Profile
The Jacksonville Jaguars announced the previously reported signings of cornerback Ashton Youboty and defensive end George Selvie.
Youboty is in his sixth NFL season and has played in 44 games with seven starts for the Buffalo Bills the last five seasons.
He was a third-round draft pick of the Bills in 2006 and spent the preseason with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
He has 54 career tackles, one interception, two sacks and seven passes defensed.
In 2010 he played in a career-high 14 games and had one special teams tackle for Buffalo. Youboty played in 36 games with 22 starts at Ohio State. He played two seasons under Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker. Youboty declared for the draft following his junior season when he was a first-team All-Big Ten selection.
Selvie is a native of Pensacola and played collegiately at South Florida. He was a seventh-round draft pick of the St. Louis Rams in 2010 and played in all 16 games as a rookie, finishing with 21 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks.
He was claimed off waivers by Carolina on Sept. 4, 2011 and saw action in four games for the Panthers including against the Jaguars on Sept. 25.
Selvie played in 51 games with 50 starts at South Florida and holds every school game, season and career record for sacks and tackles for loss. He ranked second in NCAA history with 69 1/2 tackles for loss and had 29 career sacks. As a junior, he earned first-team All-America honors after recording 14 1/2 sacks and 31 1/2 tackles for loss.
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