Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/27/13
Seahawks 5th round selection (137) The Seattle Seahawks made a trade with the Detroit Lions to pick up the 4th pick in the 5th round (137).  The Seahawks used the two picks they received yesterday from Baltimore when they slide back 6 picks in the 2nd round to make the move (165, 199). The player they selected at 137: Name: Jesse Williams Position: Defensive Tackle College: Alabama Height: 6’3″ Weight: 323 lbs. 40 yard dash: Did not run at combine but ran a 4.92 at his pro day Jesse Williams chosen 137th overall in the 5th round Williams come to Seattle from down under. (Marvin Gentry/USA Today Sports) Yesterday the Seahawks selected defensive tackle Jordan Hill in the third round.  Hill is a defensive tackle who is at his best when can attack the quarterback.  That is not the player Jesse Williams is. Williams is a defensive tackle who eats up blockers and stuffs the run.  A nose tackle if you will.  This is the player who fits the mold of a guy like Alan Branch who left during free agency
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