Friday Round-Up: Recapping Day 3 of NFL free agency

Posted Mar 14, 2014

A morning link round-up of what's "out there" about your Seattle Seahawks

Good morning, 12th Man.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today - Friday, March 14  - about your Seattle Seahawks:

The Seahawks were quiet on the free-agent front for the second day in a row, but they did learn that recently released defensive end Chris Clemons signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Clemons joins fellow former Seahawks defensive end Red Bryant along with former Seattle defensive coordinator turned Jacksonville head coach Gus Bradley. John Oehser of has more on Clemons' decision to join Bryant and Bradley right here.

Gregg Rosenthal of highlights what we learned on day three of NFL free agency.

Chris Wesseling of looks at the Top 50 free agents still available and provides a brief blurb on the current status of each.

Brady Henderson of has put together an informative Seahawks free-agent tracker, showing which players have re-signed, signed elsewhere, and remain on the market.

Dave Boling of the Tacoma News Tribune tells us what Golden Tate's departure means for the Seahawks' receiving corps moving forward.

Jim Moore of likes his kickers, and he believes losing Steven Hauschka to another team in free-agency would be "the biggest mistake in franchise history," hoping general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll understand the importance of having a solid kicker.

Michael Grey of has five takeaways from the week that was in Seattle sports, with a few thoughts on the Seahawks' comings and goings in free agency.

Steve Rudman of details why wide receiver Golden Tate chose to sign with the Detroit Lions in free agency.

Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times reacts to the Seahawks' recent loss of wide receiver Golden Tate.

Brent Sobleski of USA Today shares his Top 10 players remaining in NFL free agency, No. 1 of which is defensive tackle Henry Melton, who is reportedly visiting with the Seahawks today.

Nate Davis of USA Today writes what we've learned from the first three days of NFL free agency and tells us which still might spend.

Pete Prisco of grades out all the moves that went down on day three of the NFL's open market.

Bill Barnwell of provides some quick hits on all the free-agent signings from day three of the new League year.'s Mel Kiper has his NFL Mock Draft 3.0 and he has the Seahawks selecting Notre Dame defensive end Stephon Tuitt with pick No. 32 in the first round.

Terry Blount of analyzes Kiper's latest mock, saying the recent departures of Chris Clemons, Red Bryant, and Clinton McDonald in free agency could force the Seahawks to bolster the defensive line early in the draft. But Blount still likes the Seahawks targeting an offensive lineman or wide receiver with their first pick.

Chris Burke of looks at how the first few days of free agency have impacted the 2014 NFL Draft.

Russ Lande of does his best to pinpoint the most Richard Sherman-esque cornerbacks available in this year's NFL Draft.

Ron Newberry of the Whidbey News Times has a story about a how a fan's chance meeting with quarterback Russell Wilson ended up benefiting the Oak Harbor Boys & Girls Club.

Here at, Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth continues his look at the 2014 NFL Draft with a preview of the best players at the linebacker position. And Farnsworth also tells us about a few Seahawks items from the team's Super Bowl XLVIII victory over the Denver Broncos that are now on display at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.

Did I miss anything you think is worthy of inclusion? Let me know on Twitter @TonyDrovetto

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