Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 6/16/13
Coach Pete Carroll and defensive coordinator Dan Quinn have been impressed with the rookie defensive linemen during OTAs. The Seahawks selected two defensive tackles in the 2013 NFL Draft, Penn State's Jordan Hill in the third round and Alabama's Jesse Williams in the fifth. They have already made an impression on Carroll and Quinn by the time mini-camp ended and could give some of the veterans a run for their money for roster spots. Both Hill and Williams have been working with the veterans and are have been holding their own as they try to learn pro game. "They fit in terrific," defensive coordinator Dan Quinn said," via SeattlePI.com. Both of those guys have a real blue-collar approach to it, which you like. They want to come in and do the work. Playing defensive tackle is tough duty. It's a dirty job in there and both those guys recognize that and put the time in and the work." "That versatility helps. Both kids are really smart and they get it and they have really good work ethic," Carroll said. On Williams chance to get substantial playing time: "He's going to make a bid for playing," Carroll said. "He's going to play a lot I would think. He has a real chance to do that and I won't be surprised if that's what takes place." "Now we just go out there and start banging on each other and see what happens," Carroll said.  
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