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2.30 Seattle Seahawks Christine Michael, RB, Texas A&M (5-10, 220) With the thirtieth selection (62nd overall) in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Seattle Seahawks select running back Christine Michael from Texas A&M.  According to Todd McShay of ESPN, Michael might be the most talented running back in the entire 2013 NFL Draft.  I’m not going to go that far, but he is a top five back from this class.  He had a remarkable NFL Combine, rating high in each drill he participated in.  A prototypical running back in terms of size and frame, Michael was able to produce solid numbers at Texas A&M when he was able to stay healthy and out of the coach’s doghouse (12 touchdowns on only 88 carries in 2012). This guy is a hard runner with great ability to run behind his pads with fantastic leverage.  He fights hard to finish his runs, but that also contributed to his high fumble percentage (2.40%).  He uses his low center of gravity to fall forward when being taken down. ...

2013 NFL Draft Team Grades: Seattle Seahawks

Second Round: Christine Michael, RB, Texas A&M I think Michael is a great and underrated running back prospect. He could end up being one of the better backs from this draft class. However, why do they need him? Lynch is the starter, and Turin has proven to be a solid #2 option. I just don't see why they took him. Why not take a starting right tackle or a pass rushing...

Seattle signs two after weekend tryouts

Good news for a couple undrafted FAs. They got the opportunity to try out for the Seahawks over the weekend and made it on the roster... for now. Head coach Pete Carroll said on Sunday that one player impressed him during mini-camp over the weekend, but he couldn't remember his name. “The kid from Idaho did a nice job. He did a nice job,” he said, reported PFT. His name...

Jerod Johnson changed the way he throws, hopes he’s changed his chances to become Seahawks backup QB

He entered the 2010 college football season as the Preseason Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year and a candidate for the Heisman Trophy. A sports writer noted that Johnson 'struggled' with his accuracy and seemed to have lost some of the "zip" on his passes. He then lost his job to Ryan Tannehill, the 8th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. It was revealed a...

Richard Sherman watches the Seahawks rookie mini camp from his jet ski (Photos)

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman decided to ride his jet ski over to the Seahawks’ practice facility to watch the rookies at this weekends mini camp. Gonna ride my Jet Ski up to watch the rookies from the Lake …. — Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) May 10, 2013 Watching the rooks from the Lake… — Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) May 10...

Pete Carroll impressed with rookie Luke Willson

According to the Bellingham Herald, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll is very impressed with rookie wide receiver Luke Willson, who was taken in the fifth round of this year’s draft. Coach Pete Carroll cited Willson as the player who “jumped out” in Friday’s first day of minicamp, and with another solid day Saturday, Willson now has more catches as a hopeful Seahawk...

Harper, Willson look to find roles with Seahawks

The Seattle Seahawks already had a deep roster even before the NFL draft. For the 11 draft picks selected by Seattle, just finding a way onto the roster by the end of training camp will be tough. However, two of the Seahawks selections have already made an impression with coach Pete Carroll during the team's three-day rookie minicamp. Fourth-round receiver Chris Harper and...

Seahawks Richard Sherman spies on Seahawks rookie camp on jet-ski (Pictures)

Since the weather has been so great in the Pacific Northwest this past week, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman decided to take a spin on his jet-ski over the weekend and do a little bit of spying on the Seattle rookie mini-camp. With the camp being held at the Seahawks training facilities near the shores of Lake Washington, Sherman decided to provide his social media...

Seahawks' Carroll Jumpstarts Switch

Brandon Smith, who was signed after trying out at the Packers' rookie camp last weekend, hasn't played in a game since 2010. He spent last year transitioning from wide receiver to cornerback on the advice of Seattle coach Pete Carroll.

ICYMI…Richard Sherman gets to Seahawks rookie camp by way of jet ski

Jet Ski Adventures What may sound like a reality show in the making actually occurred this past weekend, as standout cornerback Richard Sherman decided to head over to the VMAC (Virginia Masoc Athletic Center) to check out how this years’ rookie camp was progressing. Now I know reality shows may be on their way out (or so I hope), but can’t you imagine the hilarity that would...

Richard Sherman Cruises Into Seahawks Rookie Camp on Jet Ski (Photo)

With Pete Carroll at the helm in Seattle, nothing about the Seahawks really tends to surprise us anymore. But Richard Sherman riding up to Seahawks camp on a jet ski? Well, that was, if not a surprise, at least unexpected. The ever eccentric Sherman cruised along the waters of Lake Washington in his wave rider to make a special appearance at Seahawks rookie camp on Saturday. After...
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