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Seahawks re-sign Randall and take him to CB

SEATTLE – The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed Damarious Randall and plan to bring him back to the cornerback, the team announced on Friday.

Randall played cornerback for his first three seasons with the Green Bay Packerswho moved him to 30th place overall in 2015. He also played security and some nickelback.

Most of Randall’s 35 defensive snaps last season were safe. He competed in 10 games with the Seahawks – mostly in special teams – after joining the practice group in September.

It’s not clear whether the Seahawks see Randall as an option at Nickelback or outside.

At 5-foot-11 and 196 pounds, the 28-year-old is shorter than what the Seahawks usually prefer in their perimeter cornerbacks. But D.J. reed showed up for Seattle last season, despite not being of a prototype size.

The Seahawks’ other perimeter cornerbacks contain the addition of free active ingredients Ahkello Witherspoon and Tre flowers, who has started 37 games for Seattle in the last three seasons. security Ryan Neal has played cornerback in the past. Ugo Amadi and Marquise Blair return to Nickelback despite Blair coming off a torn ACL.

The Seahawks wanted to re-sign the cornerback Quinton Dunbar, but he signed with the Detroit Lions instead.

Randall has 14 interceptions and 47 passes defended in six NFL seasons. He spent three with Green Bay and two with the Cleveland Browns before landing in Seattle last year.

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