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2014 NFL Draft: 5 Sleepers Who Fit Perfectly For Seattle Seahawks

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Sleepers Who Fit Perfectly For Seattle Seahawks

Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks
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The Seattle Seahawks were able to dominate the rest of the NFL last season because of their deep and talented roster. Their incredible depth is a result of finding players in the late rounds of the draft who develop into contributors. In the 2014 NFL Draft, the Seahawks will be on the lookout for more unheralded prospects who can turn into impact players. Here are five sleepers in this year's draft who would fit perfectly for Seattle.

5. Brandon Coleman, WR, Rutgers

Brandon Coleman, Rutgers
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5. Brandon Coleman, WR, Rutgers

Brandon Coleman, Rutgers
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Quarterback Russell Wilson would greatly benefit from having a big-bodied red zone target. At 6-foot-6 and 225 pounds, Brandon Coleman has the ability to box out smaller defensive backs and catch jump balls. Coleman does not have great speed and he will need to work on his route-running ability, but he has the potential to develop into a valuable receiver.

Projected availability: Fourth round

4. Taylor Hart, DE/DT, Oregon

Taylor Hart, Oregon
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4. Taylor Hart, DE/DT, Oregon

Taylor Hart, Oregon
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The Seahawks benefited from having great depth along their defensive line last season. Taylor Hart is a player who can add more depth to Seattle's defensive front and help fill the void left by Red Bryant's departure. Hart has excellent size and a non-stop motor. He projects as a five-technique in the NFL, but he is versatile enough to move around the line.

Projected availability: Fifth round

3. Xavier Grimble, TE, USC

Xavier Grimble, USC
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3. Xavier Grimble, TE, USC

Xavier Grimble, USC
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The Seahawks lack a true difference-maker at tight end. Drafting Xavier Grimble would give Seattle a talented prospect who could eventually develop into an impact player at the position. Grimble largely underachieved at USC, but has reliable hands and is a willing blocker. If Grimble can learn to play with more consistency, he would bring another dimension to Seattle's offense.

Projected availability: Fifth round

2. Ross Cockrell, CB, Duke

Ross Cockrell, Duke
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2. Ross Cockrell, CB, Duke

Ross Cockrell, Duke
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With Richard Sherman in the final year of his contract and Brandon Browner and Walter Thurmond having left in free agency, the Seahawks would be wise to add another piece at cornerback. Ross Cockrell is a tall corner who fits the mold of what Seattle looks for in its secondary. Cockrell has good coverage instincts and ball skills. He can also make an immediate impact on special teams.

Projected availability: Fifth round

1. Justin Britt, OT, Missouri

Justin Britt, Missouri
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1. Justin Britt, OT, Missouri

Justin Britt, Missouri
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Justin Britt would be a valuable late-round addition to Seattle's offensive line. Britt could add depth to the tackle position, an area that the Seahawks need to address. Britt started 36 games at left tackle, where he demonstrated good quickness and balance as a pass-blocker in Missouri's spread system. Britt's ability to play both right and left tackle make him an attractive Day 3 prospect.

Projected availability: Sixth round