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DT Kentwan Balmer passes physical, RB Peterson released

Recent acquisition defensive tackle Kentwan Balmer passed his physical today and should be at practice this afternoon.

To make room for Balmer, the team released running back Adrian Peterson, who had only been with Seattle for five days. Peterson did not play in Saturday's game against Tennessee.

The Seahawks also released linebacker Alvin Bowen and signed kicker Clint Stitser. Kicker Olindo Mare has been limited with a sore calf.