The Seahawks have despatched a number of defensive gamers out the door this offseason, however Wednesday discovered them welcoming a brand new addition to the unit.
Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle studies that Barkevious Mingo has signed a two-year cope with the Seahawks. Wilson studies Mingo’s deal has a base value of up to $6.eight million and has $three.2 million in assured cash.
It’s the second straight offseason on the transfer for Mingo, who signed with the Colts round this time final yr. He had 47 tackles, two sacks and three compelled fumbles in 16 video games at linebacker for Indianapolis final yr.
Mingo was the sixth decide of the 2013 draft, however, like most Browns first-round picks, underwhelmed as soon as he hit the sphere. He was traded to the Patriots earlier than the 2016 season and performed a large particular groups position in all 19 video games the Super Bowl champs performed that yr.
Now he’ll attempt to discover a spot within the entrance seven of a new-look Seahawks protection.