Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/20/13
Surprise, Surprise! Seattle’s do-it-all crew that includes Pete Carroll, John Schneider, and their entire scouting and management staff have made a recent living on selecting surprise picks in the NFL Draft that seem to find quite the success at the NFL level. From the surprise selection of Bruce Irvin in last year’s draft to various mid- to late-round selections–Richard Sherman in 2011–Seattle has seen some of their best play come from players that were originally thought to be potential busts/non-factors at the next level. And while draft analysts may be pulling out their hair about how to evaluate a Seattle draft from now on (just look at how much they had to change their recent draft grades for the Seahawks at the end of the season), fans of the northwest’s best have come to love and be acquainted with the genius that is Seattle’s front office. That being said, as mentioned previously, it has become very tough for anybody to really pinpoint a player that would best be suited for...
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