Seahawks Insider Blog

Seahawks sign cornerback Jefferson

UPDATE: The Seahawks have officially announced the signing of Jefferson.

According to his agent, the Seahawks have signed cornerback A.J. Jefferson.

The Minnesota Vikings released Jefferson in November after his arrest on domestic assault charges. Jefferson pled guilty to a misdemeanor in March to avoid being charged with a felony. He spent three days in jail and received one year probation.

Jefferson is reported to have worked out for the Seahawks last week. He's 6-foot-1 and 190 pounds. Jefferson, 26, played at Fresno State and was undrafted.