Seahawks Sign 2012 1st Round Draft Pick
The Seahawks also signed their 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, and 7th round picks to deals today. The Seahawks signed their first pick in this year’s NFL Draft, West Virginia defensive end Bruce Irvin to a four year deal worth $9.34 million guaranteed, with a $5 million signing bonus, according to Andrew Brandt, an NFL salary cap analyst and former NFL executive.
Irvin is the first of this year’s 1st round picks to agree to terms with his team.
The Seahawks also signed Utah State linebacker Bobby Wagner (second round); Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson (third round); Idaho linebacker Korey Toomer (fifth round); Northwestern State (La.) cornerback Jeremy Lane and Kentucky safety Winston Guy (sixth round); and North Carolina State guard J.R Sweezy and Louisville defensive end Greg Scruggs (seventh round).
4th rounders Robert Turbin, a running back from Utah State, and Jaye Howard, a defensive lineman from Florida have not reached contract agreements with the Seahawks yet.
The Seahawks rookie mini camp is sheduled for this weekened at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton.
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