NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens tells us today the Seahawks have filled one of their biggest needs when they drafted Bruce Irvin defensive end West Virginia with the 15th overall selection. Mel Kiper said what? Jon Gruden said who? Seattle said have you heard of him? We’re all shocked. But in Pete Carroll and John Schneider the 12th man trusts.
NWSB insider Brandon Choate brings us an interesting take on the Seattle Seahawks holding the 12th overall pick in this year’s NFL Draft. Do they trade the 12th pick for extra spots in the draft? Or do they choose the player they are in love with? Leave it to Pete Carroll and John Schneider to make the best of the situation…no matter what. Melvin Ingram, Quinton Coples, Ryan Tannehill? We’ll know Thursday.
Seahawks insider Brett Bivens brings us his explanation of North Carolina Tar Heels defensive end Quinton Coples, and provides some reasons to love him and hate him as a Seattle Seahawks 2012 NFL draft pick. With Coples Brett sees a high risk player and despite his skill set is not sure his head can get right enough that he can be a premier player in the NFL.
NWSB Insider, Managing Editor and Seattle Seahawks writers “Q” is back with a collection of videos from PFW’s draft guru’s to point out some potential targets in the first and second round that the Seahawks are probably looking at closely to draft in rounds 1 and 2. Here are some updating videos of rumored 2012 NFL draft picks. Quinton Coples, Courtney Upshaw, Michael Floyd, Mark Barron, Nick Perry and more.
Seahawks insider Brandon Choate brings us another preview of things to come. With the NFL draft 3 weeks away, the Seahawks need to think about addressing their remaining team needs. Drafting a linebacker like Luke Kuechly or a defensive end like Whitney Mercilus would sure take care of those holes in the roster.David DeCastro and Trent Richardson look awfully inviting as well.
Seahawk insider Brandon Choate brings us an article of epic proportions today. He lists his top 5 positions the Seattle Seahawks need to fill through the 2012 NFL Draft. The Seahawks should consider players like Robert Griffin III, Chris Polk, Dre Kirkpatrick and Andre Branch. They will instantly compliment the talent on the team already. Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Marshawn Lynch, Sidney Rice.