Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 10/10/11
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Perhaps even more surprising than the Seattle Seahawks' 36-25 Sunday win over the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium — the franchise's first win in New York since 1983 — were the key contributions made by two undrafted free agents. Receiver Doug Baldwin and cornerback Brandon Browner came to the NFL on different career paths, but they're both making a difference for a team in need of quality depth and starter-level talent at positions of uncertainty. Baldwin, who became available for the 2011 draft out of Stanford, actually leads the team in receptions with 20 on 27 targets for 330 yards and two touchdowns. His nine plays of 20 yards or more and 16.5 yards per catch average puts him right up there with highly-touted rookies like A.J. Green and Julio Jones in terms of productivity, and he put up career best against the Giants with eight catches for 136 yards. Not bad for a kid who didn't get a call on draft day, despite scads of interest. Browner's road has actually been
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