On the first day of the NFL free-agency period, the Seahawks retained another of their own players by signing tight end Anthony McCoy to a one-year contract.
Michael Bennett had the opportunity to sign elsewhere in free agency. But he wanted to remain with the Seahawks, so the versatile defensive lineman re-signed with the team on the eve of the NFL’s free-agency period.
On the eve of the NFL free-agency period, the Seahawks achieved one of their top priorities Monday by re-signing versatile defensive lineman and sack-leader Michael Bennett.
Monday metatarsal musings: The NFL free-agency period begins Tuesday, so we decided to take a look at the Seahawks’ best moves through the years – and the addition of Chad Brown in 1997 tops the list.
Defensive end Red Bryant, drafted by the Seahawks in 2008, played in 64 games with 55 starts, tallying 121 tackles (78 solo), 3.5 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 touchdown, 7 passes defensed, 1 forced fumble & 2 fumble recoveries.
Wide receiver Sidney Rice, signed by Seattle as an unrestricted free agent on July 29, 2011, played in 33 games with 31 starts for the Seahawks with 97 receptions for 1,463 yards and 12 touchdowns over three seasons.