Four of their six choices on Saturday were either offensive or defensive linemen.
Let’s take a look at how things unfolded . . .
. . . and where it leaves the Seahawks and their division rivals now that the 2023 NFL Draft is officially in the books.
Day Three Trades
The third day of the NFL draft was a quiet one for trades.
The league’s 32 teams pulled off 20 trades on Day Three, and the Los Angeles Rams were involved in three of them.
Trade No. 1: Round 5
- Houston got No. 167
- Los Angeles got No. 174 and No. 259 (R7)
Trade No. 2: Round 5
- Tampa Bay got No. 171
- Los Angeles got No. 175 and No. 252 (R7)
Trade No. 3: Round 6
- Los Angeles got No. 215
- Buffalo got No. 252 (R7) and a 2024 R6
No other NFC West team made any trades on Day Three.
Round Four Selections
San Francisco was shut out in Round Four. Such a bummer!
R4.108 (SEA): LSU Guard Anthony Bradford
R4.122 (AZ): UCLA Guard Jon Gaines II
R4.123 (SEA): Mississippi State DT Cameron Young
R4.128 (LAR): Georgia QB Stetson Bennett
Round Five Selections
NFC West teams made ten of the 42 picks in Round Five, with each team making at least two selections. The Rams made a whopping FOUR.
R5.139 (AZ): Houston QB Clayton Tune
R5.151 (SEA): Michigan DE Mike Morris
R5.154 (SEA): Michigan Center Olusegun Oluwatimi
R5.155 (SF): South Alabama CB Darrell Luter Jr.
R5.161 (LAR): Appalachian State OLB Nick Hampton
R5.168 (AZ): Auburn ILB Owen Pappoe
R5.173 (SF): Georgia DE Robert Beal Jr.
R5.174 (LAR): Georgia OT Warren McClendon
R5.175 (LAR): Clemson TE Davis Allen
R5.177 (LAR): BYU WR Puka Nacua
Round Six Selections
The NFC West made seven selections in Round Six; three were by the Rams.
R6.180 (AZ): Louisville CB Kei’Trel Clark
R6.182 (LAR): TCU CB Tre’Vius Hodges-Tomlinson
R6.189 (LAR): Nebraska DE Ochaun Mathis
R6.198 (SEA): New Mexico Safety Jerrick Reed II
R6.213 (AZ): West Virginia DT Dante Stills
R6.215 (LAR): Ole Miss RB Zach Evans
R6.216 (SF): TCU LB Dee Winters
Round Seven Selections
Arizona was shut out in Round Seven while Los Angeles and San Francisco made three picks each.
R7.223 (LAR): Wingate Punter Ethan Evans
R7.234 (LAR): Oklahoma State Safety Jason Taylor II
R7.237 (SEA): Georgia RB Kenny McIntosh
R7.247 (SF): Oklahoma TE Brayden Willis
R7.253 (SF): Michigan WR Ronnie Bell
R7.255 (SF): Purdue OLB Jalen Graham
R7.259 (LAR): Toledo DE Desjuan Johnson (aka Mr. Irrelevant 2023)
Here are the NFC West’s Day Three selections:
- Arizona (5): R4.122: OG Jon Gaines, R5.139: QB Clayton Tune, R5.168: ILB Owen Pappoe: R6.180: CB Kei’Trel Clark, R6.213: DT Dante Stills
- Los Angeles (11): R4.128: QB Stetson Bennett, R5.161: OLB Nick Hampton, R5.174: OT Warren McClendon, R5.175: TE Davis Allen, R5.177: WR Puka Nacua, R6.182: CB Tre’Vius Hodges-Tomlinson, R6.189: DE Ochaun Mathis, R6.215: RB Zach Evans , R7.223: P Ethan Evans, R7.234: S Jason Taylor II, and R7.259: DE Desjuan Johnson
- San Francisco (6): R5.155: CB Darrell Luter Jr., R5.173: DE Robert Beal Jr., R6.216: LB Dee Winters, R7.247: TE Brayden Willis, R7.253: WR Ronnie Bell, and R7.255: OLB Jalen Graham
- Seattle (6): R4.108: OG Anthony Bradford, R4.123: DT Cameron Young, R5.151: DE Mike Morris, R5.154: OC Olusegun Oluwatimi, R6.198: S Jerrick Reed II, and R7.237: RB Kenny McIntosh
Future Picks from 2023 NFL Draft
- Arizona (3): 2024 R1 (HST), 2024 R3 (HST), 2024 R3 (TEN)
- Los Angeles (-1): Gave up their 2024 R6
- San Francisco (0):
- Seattle (1): 2024 R3 (TBD)
NFC West Draft Classes
ARIZONA (9 players)
- OT Paris Johnson Jr.
- OLB B.J. Ojulari
- CB Garrett Williams
- WR Michael Wilson
- OG Jon Gaines II
- QB Clayton Tune
- ILB Owen Pappoe
- CB Kei’Trel Clark
- DT Dante Stills
LOS ANGELES (14 players)
- OG Steve Avila
- DT Byron Young
- DT Kobie Turner
- QB Stetson Bennett
- OLB Nick Hampton
- OT Warren McClendon
- TE Davis Allen
- WR Puka Nacua
- CB Tre’Vius Hodges-Tomlinson
- DE Ochaun Mathis
- RB Zach Evans
- P Ethan Evans
- S Jason Taylor II
- DE Desjuan Johnson
SAN FRANCISCO (9 players)
- S Ji’Ayir Brown
- K Jake Moody
- TE Cameron Latu
- CB Darrell Luter Jr.
- DE Robert Beal Jr.
- ILB Dee Winters
- TE Brayden WIllis
- WR Ronnie Bell
- OLB Jalen Graham
SEATTLE (10 players)
- CB Devon Witherspoon
- WR Jaxon Smith-Njigba
- OLB Derick Hall
- RB Zach Charbonnet
- OG Anthony Bradford
- DT Cameron Young
- DE Mike Morris
- OC Olusegun Oluwatimi
- S Jerrick Reed II
- RB Kenny McIntosh