Renton, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks have released tight end Darren Fells, the team announced this afternoon.
Fells originally signed with Seattle on March 6, 2013. He did not play college football but was a college basketball power forward at UC Irvine from 2004-08, playing in 123 games and averaging 10.2 points on 53% shooting and 6.3 rebounds per game. He has played professional basketball overseas in Belgium, Finland and Argentina.
Fells is the younger brother of New England Patriots tight end, Daniel Fells.