[caption id="attachment_12524" align="aligncenter" width="480" caption="Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch leaps (24) runs against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 30-13. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)"] [/caption] The Seattle Seahawks will go without a fifth round pick in this year’s draft as part of the team consummating a deal with Buffalo that brought Marshawn Lynch to Seattle in a trade in October 2010, according to the Bills’ web site.
Seattle had given up a fourth round pick in the 2011 draft and a conditional pick in this year’s draft. And that pick was elevated from the sixth round to the fifth round because of Lynch’s playing time last season.
Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com takes a closer look at the quarterback options for Seattle in this year’s draft.
Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com interviews Seattle fullback Michael Robinson in this audio link.
Robinson goes skydiving on his 29th birthday in the video below.
Seahawks Punter Jon Ryan talks about how he got starter in football in this Q&A.
ESPN’s Mel Kiper has the Seahawks selecting South Carolina defensive end Melvin Ingram in his latest mock draft. You must be an ESPN Insider to view this.
Rob Rang and Dane Brugler of NFLDraftScout.com debate whether or not Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill is a first round pick.
Jack Bechta of the National Football Post offers his thoughts on improving the stadium experience for NFL fans – lower ticket prices, make it easier to get in and out of the facility and more fan-friendly for tailgating, and eliminate the thug behavior during games.