2014 NFL Draft: 5 Last-Minute Seattle Seahawks Rumors to Know About

5 Last-Minute Seahawks Rumors

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Trying to figure out what the Seattle Seahawks will do in the upcoming NFL Draft is a difficult task. The team won the Super Bowl, so obviously there aren't many holes to fill on the roster. Despite the talent cupboard being relatively full, these five last-minute rumors could help pinpoint just what direction Pete Carroll's club will go in on Thursday night.

5. GM John Schneider Interested in Green Bay Job?

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5. GM John Schneider Interested in Green Bay Job?

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John Schneider left the Green Bay Packers for the general manager position with Seattle Seahawks. However, he recently said that his dream job would be atop the front office in Green Bay. Seahawks fans should have nothing to worry about; Schneider's home is in Seattle for the time being.

4. Obama Mimics Richard Sherman

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4. Obama Mimics Richard Sherman

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A handful of athletes attended the White House Correspondents Dinner Saturday night, including Seahawks' loud mouth CB Richard Sherman. The dinner was all laughs when President Obama said he sought out advice from Sherman on how to handle the media. Commander-in-Chief then yelled out " Jake Tapper (CNN's White House Correspondent), don't you ever talk about me like that! I'm the best President in the game!"

3. Seahawks and Kevin Williams Talks Leading to Retirement

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3. Seahawks and Kevin Williams Talks Leading to Retirement

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The Seahawks have reportedly shown interest in former Vikings defensive tackle and current free agent Kevin Williams. However, Seattle and the veteran lineman seem to be on different pages. It looks like retirement is an option if the money is not there. The six-time Pro Bowler has played all ten seasons in Minnesota, racking up 463 career tackles and 60 quarterback sacks. He'd be a nice addition to Seattle's aggressive front seven.

2. Contract Talks With Sherman Continue

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2. Contract Talks With Sherman Continue

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Contract talks between the Seattle Seahawks and CB Richard Sherman continue, but no deal has been made. However, there are reports that a deal could be reached before the 2014 NFL Draft kicks off on May 8. The team and Earl Thomas recently agreed on a deal making him the highest-paid safety in the NFL. Will Richard Sherman become the league's top-paid cornerback soon?

1. Trade With Browns to Jump Out of the First Round?

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1. Trade With Browns to Jump Out of the First Round?

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Apparently trade talks are starting to surround the Seahawks about possibly trading with the Cleveland Browns to exit the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Rumor has it, Cleveland looks to draft a playmaker at No. 4, the best available at 26 and then jump into the end of the first round to draft a quarterback ahead of the Houston Texans. Could Seattle be their trade partner?


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