Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 10/5/13
Bruuuuuce is Back After missing 4 weeks Bruce Irvin returned to the Seattle Seahawks roster today. We suspected Benson Mayowa or Mike Morgan would be the player let go, but as usual Pete Carroll & John Schneider did the opposite and let go of the seldem used WR Stephen Williams. As Brett pointed out earlier this week at NWSB, Bruce Irvin will join the team as a strong side linebacker (SAM), probably replacing Malcolm Smith as the starter.  Smith has played well this season including a big forced fumble against the Texans last weekend. We as of today don’t know how much Irvin will be used but I’d guess 20-30 snaps at best in the first week of action. Irvin will definitely see the field during passing situations.  The pressure schemes Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn can use with Irvin are exciting. Combine him with Clemons, Avril, Bennett, Schofield, and Wagner or Wright and the Seahawks have plenty of options to get after the QB. As for Williams, YES he looked nice in pr...
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