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A Visit with Sam Adams
Taken as the 8th pick overall by the Seahawks in the first round of the 1994 NFL Draft, Adams would play DT for the team from 1994 - 1999. He accrued 23 sacks during this stretch, and even had an interception returned for a TD against the Dallas Cowboys in 1998. A four-time Pro Bowl selection, Adams would go on to play for the Baltimore Ravens in 1999, where he was part of the Super Bowl XXXV Champion team.
Aggies on the Seahawks Roster
January 16, 2014 By Rusty Burson When he was chosen by the Seattle Seahawks with the 10th overall pick in the first round of the 1980 NFL Draft, Texas A&M defensive lineman Jacob Green was thrilled for numerous reasons. He had long dreamed of reaching the NFL, and among other distinctions, Green was pleased to be the first Aggie to ever be drafted by the Seahawks, one of two NFL expansion teams in 1976. Little did Green know at the time that being drafted by the Seahawks would be the start of a unique affiliation between Texas A&M and Seattle that is still alive today, more than three decades after Green first arrived in the ...
Top-10 All-Time Texas A&M Players Include Three Seahawks Alumni
In well over 100 years as a program, Texas A&M football has racked up nearly 700 wins, drawn millions of fans and boasted some of the most imposing players in the country. The Dallas Morning News recently presented the ten best players in Texas A&M history, and wouldn't you know, three of them went on to enjoy careers with the Seahawks. Presented in order of selection: 6. Sam Adams, DT: Adams started all three years for the Aggies, leading the team in tackles for loss (13), sacks (10.5), forced fumbles (5), and fumble recoveries (3), while making 78 tackles during his junior year. He was a consensus first-team All-America and was named ...