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Seahawks Place Okung on IR
Seahawks players Tyler Lockett and Kam Chancellor squared off in the final round of the 2016 Ellis Island Invitational on Wednesday at Virginia Mason Athletic Center, a basketball shootout elimination bracket the team started at the beginning of training camp. Tacoma native NBA all-star Isaiah Thomas also joined the fun. View
RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks placed tackle Russell Okung on injured reserve and signed guard Mike Gibson, the club announced today.
This season, Okung started all 12 games at left tackle for the Seahawks. He was selected with the sixth overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft.
Gibson went to training camp with the Seahawks in 2011 before being released on September 3. He has played in 17 career games (all with Seattle). Last season, Gibson started eight games for the Seahawks (five at left guard, three a right guard).
The Seahawks also signed linebacker Keith Darbut and running back Jay Finley to the practice squad.