Seahawks Sign WR Braylon Edwards - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Seahawks Sign WR Braylon Edwards

Posted: Updated:

Courtesy AP

RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The Seahawks have signed veteran wide receiver Braylon Edwards, adding another experienced pass catcher to the training camp competition for the No. 2 receiver spot.

Edwards signed his deal with the Seahawks on Tuesday morning and he was expected to be on the practice field later in the day.

The 29-year-old Edwards played in nine games last season for San Francisco. He caught 15 passes for 181 yards and no touchdowns during an injury-plagued year that saw him get released by the 49ers in December. Two seasons ago with the New York Jets, Edwards had 53 catches for 904 yards and seven touchdowns.

Edwards also had a tryout last week for Miami. The Seahawks are seeking a receiver to start opposite Sidney Rice after releasing Mike Williams earlier in July.

  • Pro SportsProMore>>

  • The NFL's Best Fan Bases

    The NFL's Best Fan Bases

     Forbes recently came out with a top-10 list of NFL fan bases. And for the 12's in the Pacific Northwest it may be a little shocking where the Seattle Seahawks landed even after winning Super Bowl XLVIII in February.>>
     Forbes recently came out with a top-10 list of NFL fan bases. And for the 12's in the Pacific Northwest it may be a little shocking where the Seattle Seahawks landed even after winning Super Bowl XLVIII in February.>>
  • Spokane Chiefs Camp Underway

    Spokane Chiefs Camp Underway

    The Spokane Chiefs Annual Fall camp is fully underway and camp rosters have been announced, honoring three former Chiefs players. Team Sawyer (honoring Kevin Sawyer) will wear blue, Team Cowen (honoring Jared Cowen) will wear white and Team Johnson (honoring Tyler Johnson) will wear red.>>
    The Spokane Chiefs Annual Fall camp is fully underway and camp rosters have been announced, honoring three former Chiefs players. Team Sawyer (honoring Kevin Sawyer) will wear blue, Team Cowen (honoring Jared Cowen) will wear white and Team Johnson (honoring Tyler Johnson) will wear red.>>
  • WHAT DO YOU THINK? NFL Asking Halftime Performers To Pay To Play

    WHAT DO YOU THINK? NFL Asking Halftime Performers To Pay To Play

    SWXRightNow.com - I think one of the reasons the Super Bowl is consistently one of, it not the most watched television events of the year is because there is something for everyone. >>
    SWXRightNow.com - I think one of the reasons the Super Bowl is consistently one of, it not the most watched television events of the year is because there is something for everyone. The majority of the people tune in to watch the NFL's top two teams battle for supremacy, but there are also those casual viewers who tune in for the commercials, or the halftime show.>>