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Century Links 2/24: Searching for Answers on OL, and other Seahawks News


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Intriguing options if Seahawks seek to fix O-line, running game |
If many Seahawks fans had their way, general manager John Schneider would draft or sign in free agency the four biggest, baddest offensive linemen since Troy and Sparta went at it in the early Greek league. But if you were listening to coach Pete Carroll’s presser at season’s end, you will recall that he gave the idea a Dikembe Mutombo finger wag.

Huskies, Seahawks pre-NFL scouting combine Q&A w/Dane Brugler -

Broncos don’t pick up Russell Okung’s option. Could a return to the Seahawks be in the cards? | The Seattle Times
Former Seahawk Russell Okung will again be a free agent after the Denver Broncos declined an option on his contract on Thursday.

Seahawks: Is Darren McFadden the answer at running back?
The Seahawks need a safety net at running back, and Darren McFadden would be a perfect fit for what Seattle needs at the position.

Jets release former Seahawks OT Breno Giacomini — should Seattle bring back the band? | The Seattle Times
Both of Seattle's starting offensive tackles from the 2013 Super Bowl-champion team --- Russell Okung and Breno Giacomini --- became free agents on Thursday.

Zierlein mock draft 2.0: 49ers, Bills address QB issues -
Two QBs go in the top 10, and some surprise early picks have a few teams running up to turn in their cards as talent falls in Lance Zierlein's latest mock draft.

Breaking down Lance Zierlein’s mock draft | Seahawks Draft Blog's Lance Zierlein posted his second mock draft today. Time to compare it to the one we published yesterday and see who was available for Seattle at

Fantasy Football: Tyreek Hill headed for expanded Year 2 role in Kansas City -
Chiefs coach Andy Reid said second-year receiver Tyreek Hill could be headed for more work in 2017 after his explosive rookie season. Jamey Eisenberg looks at Hill's Fantasy outlook for 2017.

Agent's Take: The teams with the most money to burn in NFL free agency -
The Browns, 49ers and Jaguars have the most cap room, with the Pats not far behind

Adrian Peterson, Vikings haven't discussed contract -
The Minnesota Vikings and Adrian Peterson have yet to discuss if they plan on continuing their relationship in 2017. General manager Rick Spielman hasn't spoke to Peterson or his representatives, per a report.

QB carousel: Kirk Cousins, Tony Romo, Jimmy G to ... -
Kirk Cousins to the 49ers? Jimmy Garoppolo to the Browns? Tony Romo to the Bears? With the potential for large-scale QB movement in March, Marc Sessler predicts where everyone will land.

Alterraun Verner released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers -
Tampa Bay has released a one-time free-agent catch. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the Bucs are cutting corner Alterraun Verner on Thursday, which the Bucs later confirmed.

The strange allure of watching Jay Cutler not care -
With Jay Cutler's DGAF run wrapping up in Chicago, Dan Hanzus explains why he finds the quarterback's way oddly compelling -- and why he wouldn't mind seeing Smokin' Jay on the Jets.

Doug Williams: Backup black QBs need more chances -
Nearly 30 years after his Super Bowl XXII triumph, Doug Williams is pleased with progress for black quarterbacks. But the former Super Bowl MVP wants more opportunities for those on the sidelines.