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Seattle selected CB Marcus Trufant from Washington State with the 11th overall pick in the NFL Draft.
Ferrell Edmunds, two-time Pro Bowl tight end with the Miami Dolphins, signs as an unrestricted free agent. Edmunds, a five-year veteran, is the first free agent to sign with the Seahawks under the NFL new free agency system.
Former University of Michigan offensive coordinator Mike DeBord is hired as assistant offensive line coach.
Seahawks hire Brian Davis for radio play-by-play.
The Seahawks complete a regular-season sweep of the Raiders with a 34-21 victory in Los Angeles. Dave Krieg starts the game, replacing a struggling Jim Zorn, and remains the starter for the next eight seasons. Krieg is 13 of 22 for 156 yards and a touchdown in the game, while Curt Warner runs for 101 yards and a score. Kenny Easley has an interception and a sack, as the Seahawks intercept Marc Wilson four times and sack the Raiders’ QB five times.
John L. Williams accounts for 239 yards of offense, including 180 receiving, and Dave Krieg throws for 410 yards and four scores, as the Seahawks defeat the Los Angeles Raiders, 43-37, in Los Angeles to clinch the first AFC Western Division title in franchise history.