This is the April 27, 2013 news archive. View today's Seahawks rumors and news.
seattletimes.com Updated Apr 27, 2013
Welcome to the Hunger Games, or at least the NFL's version of it.Share Tweet
Here’s the list of undrafted free agents the Seahawks agreed to terms with after the draft on Saturday. General manager John Schneider said this was the hardest year for the Seahawks to add undrafted free agents because of the team’s depth at so manyShare TweetThe Seahawks surprised many by drafting Texas A&M running back Christine Michael in Friday's second round. They surprised again by drafting...Share TweetThe NFC West has been gaining on the two-time defending division champion San Francisco 49ers. The Seattle Seahawks nearly caught the 49ers in the division race last season before adding Percy Harvin. The St. Louis Rams more than tripled their victory t…Share TweetLSU cornerback Tharold Simon is in the same mold as current starting Seattle cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Brandon Browner, both of whom are big for the position. Simon is 6 feet 2, 202 pounds and plays a similar style. “I know they like tall, physicaShare Tweet
Seahawks take Rice tight end Luke Willson in the fifth roundIf you look at Rice tight end Luke Willson’s stats from his final season, you won’t be impressed: nine catches for 126 yards and two touchdowns. But if you just look at Willson — he’s 6 feet 5, 252 pounds and ran the 40-yard dash in 4.51 seconds âShare TweetChris Harper can trace the origins of his football career to the basketball court. Harper, a physical wide receiver who the Seahawks selected in the fourth round of the NFL draft on Saturday, played in the post most of his basketball career, despite bei…Share Tweet
Christine Michael excited to learn under Marshawn Lynch, plus highlightsRENTON — The newest running back for the Seahawks looks forward to learning from one of the team’s oldest running backs. “Marshawn Lynch is one of my favorites, man,” former Texas A&M running back Christine Michael said. “He’s been my favoriteShare Tweet2013 NFL Draft: Rounds 4-7 Good morning, NFC West. The final day of the 2013 NFL draft is here. The chart shows how many picks each team from the division holds on the final day. The Seattle Seahawks are tied with the Green Bay Packers for the NFL lead …Share TweetRENTON, Wash. -- The more the Seattle Seahawks watched game tape on Tavon Austin, the more they realized the West Virginia receiver would not last long in the 2013 NFL draft. Back in mid-March, the Seahawks could not know Austin would land with the NFC …Share Tweet
'Top 100 Players of 2013': Max UngerApr 27Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger is voted the 95th best player in the NFL according to his peers on the "Top 100 Players of 2013."
Seattle Seahawks draft DT Jesse Williams No. 137 in 2013 NFL DraftApr 27With the 137th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Seattle Seahawks select Alabama defensive tackle Jesse Williams.
Mayock: 'I love what Seattle is doing"Apr 27NFL draft guru Mike Mayock praises the Seattle Seahawks' draft after four rounds.