On this date: Scott Fitterer named area scout

Posted Jun 28, 2014

A look at a memorable moment in Seahawks history that occurred on June 28

2001: Scott Fitterer is named an area scout. He was promoted to director of college scouting in 2010. In his current role, Fitterer has been involved in the NFL Drafts that have reshaped the Seahawks' roster -- beginning with the selections of All-Pro free safety Earl Thomas, Pro Bowl-caliber left tackle Russell Okung and All-Pro strong safety Kam Chancellor in 2010; All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman, linebackers K.J. Wright and Malcolm Smith and cornerback Byron Maxwell in 2011; and Pro Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson, middle linebacker Bobby Wagner, linebacker Bruce Irvin, guard J.R. Sweezy and cornerback Jeremy Lane in 2012.