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On this date: Free agency delivers Ricky Watters, John Randle & T.J. Houshmandzadeh
To celebrate this now annual occasion, we merge the galaxies of Star Wars with our newest stars, the 2016 #SeahawksDraft class. And as you'll discover, the parallels between our two universes go far far beyond simple name-play. Happy Star Wars Day and #MayThe4thBeWithYou always! View
1998: Ricky Watters signs with the Seahawks in free agency. The ex-49ers and Eagles running back averages 1,230 rushing yards, 52 receptions and eight touchdowns over the next three seasons.
2001: John Randle signs with the Seahawks in free agency after playing the first 11 seasons of his Hall of Fame career with the Vikings. Randle leads the Seahawks in sacks in 2001 and 2002 and is voted to the Pro Bowl in ’01.
2009: T.J. Houshmandzadeh signs with the Seahawks in free agency, after a whirlwind weekend that also takes the former Bengals wide receiver to the Minnesota to meet with the Vikings. Houshmandzadeh leads the Seahawks in receiving in 2009 with 79 receptions.