After his launch from the Browns, Odell Beckham Jr.’s preferred subsequent destination is the Seahawks, in keeping with Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.
In the intervening time, Beckham doesn’t have full management of his future. He is set to hit waivers and could be claimed by every other 31 non-Cleveland groups earlier than 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday.
Florio stories Beckham prefers to hit free company. On Sunday morning, NFL Community’s Ian Rapoport reported that Beckham is “prone to clear waivers” and acquire the flexibility to decide on his subsequent group.
“He prefers to be a free agent. The groups to look at, I am advised, are the Seahawks, the 49ers, and the Saints,” Florio stated throughout NBC’s Sunday Evening Soccer pregame present. “And I am advised he prefers the Seattle Seahawks.”
At 3-5, the Seahawks are at the moment ninth within the waiver order, in the event that they need to declare to Beckham. San Francisco is twelfth and New Orleans is down at twenty third.
The Seahawks have the monetary flexibility so as to add the previous Giants and Browns extensive receiver.
At 3-5, Seattle trails the 8-1 Cardinals and 7-2 Rams within the NFC West. The Rams, Saints, Falcons, and Panthers are all forward of Seattle for wild card spots as we close to the halfway level within the season.
The Seahawks’ hopes of turning round their season might depend upon the approaching return of Russell Wilson, who has been out because the Oct. 7 loss to the Rams with a fractured center finger.
The Beckham-Seahawks curiosity might not be one-sided, both.
USA Today stories the Seahawks “have proven sturdy curiosity in buying the extensive receiver” on the urging of Wilson.
“In latest days, group officers have finished intensive analysis on the wideout,” per the report.
Beckham has 17 receptions for 232 yards on the 12 months. He’d be part of a proficient group of Seattle receivers led by DK Metcalf (39 receptions, 580 yards, eight touchdowns) and Tyler Lockett (41 receptions, 579 yards, three touchdowns).
The Seahawks are on the street to play the Packers in Week 10.