ESPN’s John Clayton is reporting that Andre Gurode, recently released by the Dallas Cowboys, will visit Seattle this afternoon.
Clayton reports that Gurode has generated interest from six teams. The five-time Pro Bowler was let go by the Cowboys after declining to restructure his $5.5 million base salary for 2011.
However, with the Seahawks recent struggles up front, the 33-year-old would add some much-needed experience. A natural center, the Seahawks could plug him in the middle and move Max Unger to right guard. Or they could plug in Gurode at center and move third round pick John Moffitt to the bench.
Gurode played for Seattle offensive line coach Tom Cable while he coached at Colorado, and also played some guard for the Cowboys before moving to center in 2006. Here’s some background on what happened with Gurode in Dallas.
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