Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/17/13

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 24: Jeremy Shockey #88 of the New Orleans Saints gets tackled by Chad Greenway #52 and Antoine Winfield #26 of the Minnesota Vikings after catching a pass for a first down during the NFC Championship Game at the Louisana Superdome on January 24, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
It's Official! Winfield signs with Seattle News came down the pipe this afternoon that Antoine Winfield has officially signed with the Seahawks. He'll of course compete for the backup CB and starting nickel back spot in a secondary that already includes two All-Pro players Earl Thomas and Richard Sherman. Good times folks! http://blog.seahawks.com/2013/04/17/cornerback-antoine-winfield-signs-with-seahawks/ The release went onto say "The 5-foot-9, 180-pound Winfield was released last month by the Vikings in a salary-cap move, despite coming off a 2012 season when he had 101 tackles, three interceptions and 12 passes defensed. The passes defensed were a career high, while the tackle and interception totals were his second-highest totals." More...
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