Seattle Seahawks Get Spurned By Aussie Rugby Star Inglis

12th Man RisingContributor IJune 6, 2010

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 26:  Greg Inglis of the Maroons dives over to score a try during game one of the ARL State of Origin series between the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons at ANZ Stadium on May 26, 2010 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
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Well, when your not a perennial playoff contender anymore, sometimes the guys you seek to make your team better reject you coldly.

According to the Australian publication Sunday Herald Sun the Seattle Seahawks took a covert Pete Carroll approach to try and lure Greg Inglis to the NFL, only this time they didn’t snag their prize.

The report notes that it wasn’t necessarily the team that approached, but the timing of the approach.

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