Originally entered the NFL as a fifth-round pick of the NFL’s Supplemental Draft with the St. Louis Rams in 2015.
Second-year offensive lineman enters his first season with the Seahawks in 2017. Was inactive for seven games in 2015 with the Rams and spent 12 weeks in 2016 on the Rams’ practice squad.
College: A standout at Clemson University, Battle tallied 32 knockdowns in 1,336 snaps across 27 games (15 starts). Finished Clemson career ranking eighth all-time in snaps by an offensive tackle. Named preseason fourth-team All-ACC by Athlon prior to Junior season. Two-time letter recipient.
Personal: Attended Blue Ridge (Va.) High School, where he collected several accolades as a senior: was a two-time first-team all-state selection, first-team All-Virginia Independent Conference selection and was named all-conference as an offensive and defensive lineman. Also competed in basketball as a prep at Fork Union Military Academy and Blue Ridge High School. Majored in parks, recreation & tourism management at Clemson. Born February 10, 1993. Native of Brooklyn N.Y.