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The success the Seattle Seahawks had in 2012 came from solid drafting, and non-judgment.
In a league where a bad 40 time drops you fast, an off the field history could keep a player off a draft board all together.
However, GM John Schneider doesn’t feel that because a player has some ‘issues’ that they are deemed unworthy.
The case of Bruce Irvin is a prime example, where most teams wouldn’t have touched the prospect due to his past, the Seahawks embraced him ad he responded by playing some good football for them.
The general manager believes a team has to go mat, and only then you’ll find out if a player was worth taking.
"At a certain level, you have to be willing to accept those risks," Schneider said, via Jayson Jenks of the Seattle Times.
"We don't graft guys unless we feel like we've laid it on the line with them."
"Quite honestly, if you went through every prospect in this draft, and there's a lot of guys, everybody has their...
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Spencer Ware is the most punishing running backs in the 2013 NFL draft class. Ware’s style of play is reminiscent of Marshawn Lynch and Marion Barber. He punishes defenders in the open field and doesn’t shy away from contact, because he revels in it. Ware flat out like to hit people and will bring physicality to the Seahawks for years to come. However, the new NFL crown rule...
One of the most underrated post draft activities is the chase for undrafted free agents. Teams can find diamonds in the rough by combing though their draft boards and finding out who is left.
According to Josh Alper of Profootballtalk.com, in the everlasting quest for talent, the Seattle Seahawks have signed 9 rookie free agents.
Wide receiver Matt Austin -Utah State
If you’re a young NFL personnel guy who wants to learn how to be successful in the draft, than you have to look at the Seattle Seahawks drafts from 2010 to 2012. Everything they do has a purpose and the same can be said from this 2013 draft class. So let’s take a look at the Seahawks 2013 draft class to see what roles these players will have and what they’re impact will be...
According to NFL agent Matt Earls of Cover 3 reps, the Seattle Seahawks will be bringing in undrafted rookie free agent Casey Brockman on a try out basis during their rookie mini camp.
#Seahawks are bringing in a great QB in Casey Brockman as their only rookie to camp. Great fit youtu.be/visdGHwODNE
— Cover3Reps (@Cover3Reps) April 29, 2013
Brockman thew for 9,990 yards, 71 touchdowns...
The Seattle Seahawks signed nine undrafted rookie free agents as they get ready for their rookie mini camp. The list of players is below. Pos. Player College WR Matt Austin Utah State T Alvin Bailey Arkansas DE Kenneth...
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'Top 100 Players of 2013': Max Unger
Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger is voted the 95th best player in the NFL according to his peers on the "Top 100 Players of 2013."