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On this date: Seahawks make Lamar King first-round pick
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll took over the 'Seahawks SnapChat' account on the first day of the 2016 NFL Draft. Be sure to follow along as coach Carroll takes you inside the Seahawks Draft Room all weekend long. Watch
1999: Defensive end Lamar King is selected in the first round of the first Seahawks draft headed by Mike Holmgren, who had been hired in January and handed the title of executive vice president of football operations/general manager and head coach. If only King’s career had been that long, as he started 37 games over the next five seasons – highlighted by a 48-tackle, six-sack effort in 2000.