Tis the season, football fans...
Free agency is almost here, and unlike last year, there will be a little more time for both teams and players to weigh their options before making any deals/commitments. Yet at the same time, one should expect this period to still be a fast and furious display of spending by a number of teams throughout the league.
For the Seattle Seahawks, one has to wonder whether they will once again join in the fun after last season's splurge on Pro Bowl pass catchers Sidney Rice and Zach Miller, in addition to picking up quarterback Tarvaris Jackson and offensive guard Robert Gallery.
Could the 'Hawks make a serious run towards the postseason by adding another handful of free agents this offseason?
So far, the Seahawks have already begun taking care of business from top to bottom on the offensive side of the ball with the signings of running back Marshawn Lynch, kicker Steven Hauschka and offensive lineman Breno Giacomini, but what does the future hold for a team potentially on the cusp of something greater?
Read on to find out about five free agents the 'Hawks will likely sign.