Here's my initial Seattle Draft:
1 (25) and 3(87) packaged to move up to the late teens: Alec Ogletree (Convert to WLB, Georgia)
While 3-Tech is probably more of a need than WLB, Ogletree seems like a perfect fit for Seattle. He has a fantastic combination of size and speed (6'3", 237lbs, 2.55 40-Yd dash) and is excellent in coverage against TE's/Slot receivers. With his ability to play MLB, it would give added flexibility/depth in case of injury. (Seattle would probably have to move up in order to get him. Package #25 and our 3rd to leap frog Chicago who will be looking to replace a franchise MLB.)
2(56) DT (Sylvester Williams, Bennie Logan, Jesse Williams, Sharrif Floyd)
While all four are different, each offers what Seattle is looking for most... disruption in the backfield from the 3-Tech position. It is difficult to confidently state that any particular one of these DT's will be available at #56 overall; however, in almost all mock drafts, as few as one and as many as three of these players are available. If all are off the board, Da'Rick Rodgers would give Seattle an excellent X Receiver.
3(87) Presumed to be traded in order to move up
4(120) Tyrann Mathieu NCB/KR
By most accounts, Mathieu shouldn't be on our board for character reasons, but I think he would be a perfect fit for Seattle's roster and would actually prevent issues in the locker room that may come up by filling the nickle corner position through free agency. While Seattle has plenty of cap space right now, the team is loaded with play makers who are on the verge of getting paid. While nickle corner is certainly an area of need, if you fill it through free agency (say Glover Quin for example) you add tension in the locker room by having a Nickle Corner who is making more money than either Sherman or Browner.
No one knows if Mathieu has retained the athleticism he showed when he was the play-making "Honey Badger" but if he has, he is more than capable of guarding slot receivers and adds another play maker to the defense. Additionally, as contracts are handed out and Seattle can no longer afford to pay Leon Washington $3M to be a return guy, Mathieu was dominant in this area as well. If the Seahawks can shut down his Twitter account, Mathieu could be a great pick.
5(131) Joe Kruger DE
In looking at seven round mock drafts, the first one I looked at had Jordan Reed (TE, Florida) available at #131 overall which i find extremely difficult to believe; however, that would be a stellar pick.
Joe Kruger (brother of Ravens DE Paul Kruger) would give Seattle what they desperately needed in the Atlanta game; a DE who can stop the run if Clemons is unavailable. At 6'7" 270lbs, Kruger is massive for the position and did lead Utah in sacks. If he polishes his pass rush ability, he could be a very disruptive DE although he doesn't fit the typical LEO model.
5(151) Dustin Hopkins K, Florida St.
A Kicker in the 5th Round? Hauschka is a Free Agent. San Francisco needs a kicker. Given their cap situation, San Francisco is probably planning to use #150, #158 or #170 on college football's best kicker in the draft. If they pass on him at #150, I say we take him at #151. When in doubt, do your best to spite a rival (and fill a need.)
6(184) Ryan Otten TE, San Jose St
An interesting pickup this late in the draft who might make the roster. Otten has good size (6'6", 245lbs) and ran the fastest 40-YD dash of all TE's (Best time was 4.67.) He is a poor blocker and doesn't separate from LB's with his route running, but a second TE who can potentially make a big play on a seam route is worth a flyer this late in the draft.
7(215) Rex Burkhead RB, Nebraska
This is obviously not a need, but Burkhead was great when healthy in college and I have a feeling that it will translate to the NFL.
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