Griffin steals show, but Seahawks show commitment in draft

Picking Jarran Reed in 2016 was a rare time Seahawks GM John Schneider traded

Flowers joins quarterback Mason Rudolph and receiver James Washington (both taken by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Friday) as Cowboys players selected in this year's draft.

The tight end position thinned considerably in the offseason, as the Seahawks lost both Jimmy Graham and Luke Willson to free agency. Dissly will now fill in at that role. "To anyone who helped or supported me along the way it did not go unnoticed and I am forever grateful". In a phone conversation with 406mtsports.com a few weeks ago, he said "I've always kind of hung my hat on the fact that I'm just a kid from Montana and trying to make it big in this world".

Dissly prides himself on being from Montana.

Dissly was home in Bozeman when he received the phone call from the Seahawks, stating that it "felt like half the town" was at his draft party.

Dissly originally came to UW as a defensive lineman, playing two years up front for the Huskies. Seattle entered the draft without any picks on the second day of the draft.

RUNNIN' DOWN A DREAM: Seattle continued to focus on improving its run game on offense by drafting Washington tight end Will Dissly in the fourth round. He finished his career with 23 receptions for 277 yards and three touchdowns.

Braden Holtby: In goal for Game 2
His sidekick, Jake Guentzel , who entered the night with seven goals in seven postseason games, was quiet and had just two shots. Subban tied it with a slap shot for Nashville's first power-play goal of the series at 5:04 of the second.


Dickson averaged 47.4 yards per punt as a junior, was a two-time Big 12 special teams player of the year, and was the Ray Guy Award victor in 2017.

Mailata, Australia's other top hope in the NFL Draft, was taken with pick 233 by the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles.

Twenty-one-year-old Dickson made a decision to try his luck at American football three years ago, received a scholarship at the University of Texas and quickly became one of United States college football's top punters.

Dissly followed Chris Petersen to Washington after originally committing to Boise State.

Penny was a first-team Associated Press All-America selection and finished fifth in the Heisman Trophy voting.

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