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New Seattle coach Mike Macdonald takes it all in during first day of Seahawks rookie minicamp

May. 03, 2024 19:22 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Mike Macdonald bounced around. A little time with the defensive linemen. A time little with the linebackers. A time little with the offense. It was his decision to be an observer on the first day of the Seattle Seahawks' rookie minicamp and his first somewhat...

Position switch back in high school pays off for Seahawks' first-rounder DT Byron Murphy II

May. 02, 2024 17:47 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — When Byron Murphy II was presented with the idea of moving from the higher-profile position of linebacker to playing on the defensive line as a high schooler, he was at first a little reluctant but eventually accepted the move and what it could do for his career. ...

Seahawks wrap up 8-player draft class that brings a wealth of experience from college

Apr. 27, 2024 22:24 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — There was an overwhelming theme that came with each of the eight picks the Seattle Seahawks made in the first draft in the new era with Mike Macdonald as head coach. Filling needs? Seattle absolutely did that, especially adding depth on the offensive line and...

Seahawks target defensive line by selecting Byron Murphy II from Texas with No. 16 pick in NFL draft

Apr. 26, 2024 00:37 AM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The first draft under Mike Macdonald as the head coach of the Seattle Seahawks had to start on the defensive side of the ball. And with the run of offensive players controlling the first half of the first round, the Seahawks ended up landing perhaps the best...