Kenny Easley to Announce Seahawks’ 2nd-Round Draft Pick

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Former Seahawks safety Kenny Easley (1981 – 1987) will announce the team’s second-round draft pick on May 1 during the NFL Draft in Chicago.

Easley was the 1981 AFC rookie of the year, a five-time Pro Bowl selection, a two-time All-Pro and the 1984 Defenive Player of the Year. In his seven-year career, Easley recorded 32 interceptions for 538 yards and three touchdowns, while also returning 27 punts for 302 yards.

He joins 31 other former players who will announce second-round selections, including six Hall of Fame members.

The NFL Draft will be held from April 30 (beginning at 8:00 am PT) to May 2 (ending at 5:00 pm PT), and will be held at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago.

The Seahawks are #31 in the first-round draft order, with draft picks in rounds 2 (#63), 3 (#95), and in rounds 4, 5 & 7.

Seattle Seahawks 2014 record: 12-4 (.525)
Top three needs: TE, OL, DL
Top-rated prospects at positional needs: TE: Devin Funchess (Michigan), Nick O’Leary (Florida State), Maxx Williams (Minnesota); OL: Brandon Scherff (Iowa), Cedric Ogbuehi (Texas A&M), La’el Collins (LSU); DL: Leonard Williams (USC), Shane Ray (Missouri), Arik Armstead (Oregon).