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A Visit with Keith Simpson

Taken as the 9th pick overall by the Seahawks in the 1978 NFL Draft, Simpson would enjoy an eight-year career as a defensive back with the team. He was also one of three players who totaled four interceptions returned for touchdowns in a 1984 game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Seattle.

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Keith Simpson: Incomplete After All These Years

By Scott M. Johnson Atop the desk of Keith Simpson's office at his Houston-area home, a photograph greets him each morning. The black-and-white, unframed photo is a keepsake of a time when young football players were in the prime of their lives, when they felt indestructible. In the picture, four men celebrate arm in arm after their Seattle Seahawks recorded a dominating win and made history in the process. Two of the men, Pro Bowl safety Kenny Easley and defensive backs coach Ralph Hawkins, are beaming with pride. The others, cornerbacks Keith Simpson and Dave Brown, are too tired to even grin. Easley and Simpson hold a football under their ...

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