2021 draft

April 29-May 1
April 29: 5 p.m.
April 30: 4 p.m.
May 1: 9 a.m.

Seahawks’ needs: CB, C, WR, OT

2 (56) — WR D’Wayne Eskridge, Western Michigan
4 (137) — CB Tre Brown, Oklahoma
6 (208) — OT Stone Forsythe, Florida

Traded 1 and 3 (and 2022 first & Bradley McDougald) to Jets for Jamal Adams (& 2022 fourth)
Traded 6 for TE Stephen Sullivan (2020 draft)
Traded 7 (and C B.J. Finney) to Cincy for DE Carlos Dunlap
Acquired 7 from Detroit for FS Quandre Diggs
Traded 5 to Las Vegas for OG Gabe Jackson
Traded 129 overall for 137 and 217
Traded 217 and 250 for 208

LB Zaven Collins, Tulsa (Round 1)
CB Greg Newsome, Northwestern (Round 1)
WR Rondale Moore, Purdue (Round 2)
CB Asante Samuel Jr., FSU (Round 2)
CB Robert Rochell, Central Arkansas (Round 2-3)
TE Brevin Jordan, Miami (Round 3)
DT Alim McNeill, N.C. State (Round 3-4)
WR Anthony Schwartz, Auburn (Round 4-5)
RB Javian Hawkins, Louisville (Round 4-5)
CB Trill Williams, Syracuse (Round 4-5)
WR Dax Milne, BYU (Day 3)
DT Darius Stills, West Virginia (Day 3)
WR Mike Strachan, Charleston (Day 3)
DT Tommy Togiai, Ohio State (Day 3)
LB Isaiah McDuffie, Boston College (Day 3)
LB John Rhattigan, Army (UDFA)
DE Max Roberts, Boston College (UDFA)
WR/KR Connor Wedington, Stanford (UDFA)
Key sources: Justin Melo of The Draft Network (@JustinM_NFL on Twitter), NFL Trade Rumors

Here is a five-round composite Big Board (compiled by The Athletic from 50 analysts and sites). NFL Mock Draft Database also has running consensus board (based on big boards and mock drafts).

If you subscribe to The Athletic, Dane Brugler’s BEAST draft preview has all of the info you could possibly need.

Rob Staton is a must-read for great draft info and Seahawks trends. Here is his 2021 draft preview.

Two other great lists for reference we have often used are Lance Zierlein’s at NFL.com and Tony Pauline’s at Pro Football Network.

The draft order and rookie pools are handy at Over The Cap.

Rich Hill’s trade chart reflects the way teams have been valuing picks in recent years.

The best mock draft simulators can be found at NFL Mock Draft Database and Pro Football Network.

The “Locked on Seahawks” podcast with Colin Corbin and longtime draft guru Rob Rang offers some great analysis. Here also is Rang’s top 100.

The Combine did not happen in 2021, but Indianapolis still hosted a “medical bubble” for prospect rechecks.

Grading John Schneider’s drafts by round and position.

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