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The Seattle Seahawks recently met with free agent linebacker/fullback Nick Bellore, who is known primarily for his special teams work.

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Seattle Seahawks should trade back in 1st round of 2019 NFL draft
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Darren Sproles to make 2019 playing decision in May – ProFootballTalk
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Nashville mayor halts plan to chop down trees for NFL draft stage – ProFootballTalk
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