Hau'oli Kikaha is fourth Husky selected in NFL Draft, 44th to Saints
Brent Stecker | May 01, 2015 4:29 pmA history-making NFL Draft for the Washington Huskies continued in the second round Friday, with linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha becoming the fourth player from UW to be selected.
Report: Seahawks "working to trade up" in second round
Brady Henderson | May 01, 2015 2:29 pmWithout a pick until No. 63 overall and a league-high 11 selections in all, it seemed entirely possible that the Seahawks would look to move up in the second round of the draft. That is indeed the case, according to a report from Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Again not picking in first round shows Seahawks' draft confidence
Danny O'Neil | May 01, 2015 5:40 amNo team has gotten more out of the draft in the past five years than Seattle, and the reason for that is tied to the rationale that led the Seahawks to trade away their first-round pick and center Max Unger for tight end Jimmy Graham and a fourth-round choice.
First round of the NFL Draft by the numbers
Danny O'Neil | May 01, 2015 5:19 amThe top two picks in the NFL Draft were quarterbacks, only the second time in 15 years that has happened. Here are some other notable numbers from Thursday's first round of the NFL Draft.
First round shows why Seahawks traded for Jimmy Graham
Brady Henderson | April 30, 2015 9:47 pm"We didn't feel like we'd be able to get a player of Jimmy's caliber with the 31st pick," Seahawks general manager John Schneider said last week. That became pretty much evident after the first round of the draft on Thursday.
Huskies make history with three players taken in first round of draft
Brent Stecker | April 30, 2015 7:35 pmDefense was the strength of the Washington Huskies in 2014, and the proof was in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday as three UW players were selected.
Washington's versatile Shaq Thompson taken 25th by Carolina
Brent Stecker | April 30, 2015 6:57 pmThe Huskies have three players selected in the first round of the NFL Draft for the first time in history after linebacker/safety Shaq Thompson was taken with the 25th pick by the Panthers.
Ex-Washington CB Marcus Peters picked 18th by Kansas City
Brent Stecker | April 30, 2015 6:13 pmMarcus Peters is the second former Washington Husky to be picked in the first round of the NFL Draft, going 18th overall to the Kansas City Chiefs.
Washington DT Danny Shelton selected 12th by Browns
Brent Stecker | April 30, 2015 5:26 pmAs expected, defensive tackle Danny Shelton was the first former Washington Husky to be selected in the NFL Draft. Now the question is how many of his former teammates will join him in the first round.
Predicting the unpredictable: What the Seahawks will do in the draft
Brady Henderson | April 30, 2015 9:56 amFive drafts under general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll have shown that the Seahawks are capable of just about anything. Here are three predictions for the most unpredictable team in the draft.