In my story today, University of Montana defensive back Donny Lisowski wowed Seattle head coach Pete Carroll during the team’s rookie minicamp last week, earning a three-year contract and a spot on the team’s 90-man roster.
Now, Lisowski’s looking to do enough to make it to training camp, with the hop of landing on the team’s final roster for the regular season.
Also, we’ll get a chance to watch one of the final workouts of Phase II for the Seahawks this morning, as they transition into the OTAs’ portion of the offseason next week.
So I’ll have a report from practice this afternoon
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Here’s what Carroll had to say about Lisowski:
“He was all over the place out here. He ran extremely fast when he showed up for a workout day, and then he went out here and made a bunch of plays. So I was really fired up about him. I think he’ll surprise you. I’m anxious to see what he can do on special teams and all kinds of stuff.”
Brady Henderson of ESPN 710 Seattle offers some thoughts from Matt Flynn’s interview with Brock Huard and Mike Salk, which includes the curious fact that Marshawn Lynch calls Flynn “Antonio. You can also listen to the conversation here.
Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com profiles Seattle sixth-round pick, cornerback Jeremy Lane.
Rob Rang of NFLDraftScout.com writes that upon further inspection Bruce Irvin and Russell Wilson make more sense as Seattle draft selections in his “Finding the Fits” series.
Russell Wilson talks with Jon Arias of The Big 1070 in Madison, Wisconsin about the quarterback competition in Seattle in this link to Sports Radio interviews.
Fullback Michael Robinson travels to the small, rural town of Richfiield, Idaho as part of the league’s Play 60 program to fight child obesity.
Matt Bowen of the National Football Post breaks down why the tight end can be so tough to defend on a seam route.