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John Schneider Seahawks Draft History

Every year, the NFL Draft is something that fans of all NFL teams look forward to. Unfortunately, some teams/general managers are better at drafting than others. Today, we’ll be taking a look at John Schneider’s history drafting for the Seattle Seahawks.

We’ll be giving you the year of the draft, the round, pick, name, position, college, and whether or not that player is still currently in the NFL.

2010

Pick 1.6 – Russell Okung, OL, Oklahoma State (Yes)

Pick 1.14 – Earl Thomas III, S, Texas (Yes)

Pick 2.60 – Golden Tate, WR, Notre Dame (Yes)

Pick 3.111 – Walter Thurmond, CB, Oregon (No)

Pick 4.127 – E.J. Wilson, DE, North Carolina (No)

Pick 5.133 – Kam Chancellor, S, Virginia Tech (No)

Pick 6.185 – Anthony McCoy, TE, Southern Cal (No)

Pick 7.236 – Dexter Davis, EDGE, Arizona State (No)

Pick 7.245 – Jameson Konz, WR, Kent State (No)

2011

Pick 1.25 – James Carpenter, OL, Alabama (Yes)

Pick 3.75 – John Moffitt, OL, Wisconsin (No)

Pick 4.99 – K.J. Wright, LB, Mississippi State (Yes)

Pick 4.107 – Kris Durham, WR, Georgia (No)

Pick 5.154 – Richard Sherman, CB, Stanford (Yes)

Pick 5.156 – Mark LeGree, S, Appalachian State (No)

Pick 6.173 – Byron Maxwell, CB, Clemson (No)

Pick 7.205 – Lazarius Levingston, EDGE, LSU (No)

Pick 7.242 – Malcolm Smith, LB, USC (Yes)

2012

Pick 1.15 – Bruce Irvin, EDGE, West Virginia (Yes)

Pick 2.47 – Bobby Wagner, LB, Utah State (Yes)

Pick 3.75 – Russell Wilson, QB, Wisconsin (Yes)

Pick 4.106 – Robert Turbin, RB, Utah State (Yes)

Pick 4.114 – Jaye Howard, DL, Florida (No)

Pick 5.154 – Korey Toomer, LB, Idaho (Yes)

Pick 6.172 – Jeremy Lane, CB, Northwestern State (No)

Pick 6.181 – Winston Guy, S, Kentucky (No)

Pick 7.225 – J.R. Sweezy, OL, NC State (Yes)

Pick 7.232 – Greg Scruggs, DL, Louisville (No)

2013

Pick 2.62 – Christine Michael, RB, Texas A&M (No)

Pick 3.87 – Jordan Hill, DL, Penn State (No)

Pick 4.123 – Chris Harper, WR, Kansas State (No)

Pick 5.137 – Jesse Williams, DL, Alabama (No)

Pick 5.138 – Tharold Simon, CB, LSU (No)

Pick 5.158 – Luke Willson, TE, Rice (Yes)

Pick 6.194 – Spencer Ware, RB, LSU (Yes)

Pick 7.220 – Ryan Seymour, OL, Vanderbilt (No)

Pick 7.231 – Ty Powell, LB, Harding (No)

Pick 7.241 – Jared Smith, DL, New Hampshire (No)

Pick 7.242 – Michael Bowie, OL, Northeastern State (No)

2014

Pick 2.45 – Paul Richardson, WR, Colorado (Yes)

Pick 2.64 – Justin Britt, OL, Missouri (Yes)

Pick 4.108 – Cassius Marsh, EDGE, UCLA (Yes)

Pick 4.123 – Kevin Norwood, WR, Alabama (No)

Pick 4.132 – Kevin Pierre-Louis, LB, Boston College (Yes)

Pick 5.172 – Jimmy Staten, DL, Middle Tennessee State (No)

Pick 6.199 – Garrett Scott, OL, Marshall (No)

Pick 6.208 – Eric Pinkins, S, San Diego State (No)

Pick 7.227 – Kiero Small, FB, Arkansas (No)

2015

Pick 2.63 – Frank Clark, EDGE, Michigan (Yes)

Pick 3.69 – Tyler Lockett, WR, Kansas State (Yes)

Pick 4.130 – Terry Poole, OL, San Diego State (No)

Pick 4.134 – Mark Glowinski, OL, West Virginia (Yes)

Pick 5.170 – Tye Smith, CB, Towson (Yes)

Pick 6.209 – Obum Gwacham, EDGE, Oregon State (No)

Pick 6.214 – Kristjan Sokoli, OL, Buffalo (No)

Pick 7.248 – Ryan Murphy, CB, Oregon State (No)

2016

Pick 1.31 – Germain Ifedi, OL, Texas A&M (Yes)

Pick 2.49 – Jarran Reed, DL, Alabama (Yes)

Pick 3.90 – C.J. Prosise, RB, Notre Dame (Yes)

Pick 3.94 – Nick Vannett, TE, Ohio State (Yes)

Pick 3.97 – Rees Odhiambo, OL, Boise State (Yes)

Pick 5.147 Quinton Jefferson, DL, Maryland (Yes)

Pick 5.171 – Alex Collins, RB, Arkansas (Yes)

Pick 6.215 – Joey Hunt, OL, TCU (Yes)

Pick 7.243 – Kenny Lawler, WR, California (No)

Pick 7.247 – Zac Brooks, RB, Clemson (No)

2017

Pick 2.35 – Malik McDowell, DL, Michigan State (No)

Pick 2.58 – Ethan Pocic, OL, LSU (Yes)

Pick 3.90 – Shaquill Griffin, CB, Central Florida (Yes)

Pick 3.95 – Delano Hill, S, Michigan (Yes)

Pick 3.102 – Nazair Jones, DL, North Carolina (Yes)

Pick 3.106 – Amara Darboh, WR, Michigan (Yes)

Pick 4.111 – Tedric Thompson, S, Colorado (Yes)

Pick 6.187 – Mike Tyson, S, Cincinnati (Yes)

Pick 6.210 – Justin Senior, OL, Mississippi State (Yes)

Pick 7.226 – David Moore, WR, East Central (Yes)

Pick 7.249 – Chris Carson, RB, Oklahoma State (Yes)

2018

Pick 1.27 – Rashaad Penny, RB, San Diego State (Yes)

Pick 3.79 – Rasheem Green, EDGE, USC (Yes)

Pick 4.120 – Will Dissly, TE, Washington (Yes)

Pick 5.141 – Shaqueem Griffin, LB, Central Florida (Yes)

Pick 5.146 – Tre Flowers, CB, Oklahoma State (Yes)

Pick 5.149 – Michael Dickson, P, Texas (Yes)

Pick 5.168 – Jamarco Jones, OL, Ohio State

Pick 6.186 – Jacob Martin, EDGE, Temple (Yes)

Pick 7.220 – Alex McGough, QB, FIU (Yes)

Totals

Best Seahawks Pick: Russell Wilson in 2012

Worst Seahawks Pick: Christine Michael in 2013

Most Drafted Position Group: Offensive Line (17 Picks)

Least Drafted Position Group (Excluding FB and K/P): QB (2 Picks)

Total First Round Picks: 6

Total Second Round Picks: 9

Total Third Round Picks: 12

Total Fourth Round Picks: 14

Total Fifth Round Picks: 15

Total Sixth Round Picks: 13

Total Seventh Round Picks: 17

Still in the NFL %: 60% (49/86)