Monday, April 25, 2005

OK....So this is not hockey related....But it's about being Canadian!

Seahawks take undrafted Lumsden

The Seattle Seahawks have have agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with McMaster Marauders running back Jesse Lumsden, TSN has learned.

The Seahawks had expressed interest in Lumsden going into the draft and was the only team to invite him for a visit.  He will attend the team's mini-camp in Seattle on Apr. 29.
Lumsden has made a career of steamrolling through opponents, setting the CIS single season rushing record with 1,816 yards, the CIS single-season touchdown record (21) and the CIS career touchdown record (43). He also broke the OUA career rushing record with 4,328 yards.
The Seahawks have three other Canadians in the system - running back Kerry Carter, wide receiver Jerome Pathon and long snapper J.P Darche.
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