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Steven Hauschka, a former college soccer player, was cut by five NFL teams before the Seahawks picked him up before the 2011 season. Hauschka was not discouraged by those earlier failures and has thrived with the Seahawks.
Steven Hauschka, Seattle Seahawks agree on contract
The Seattle Seahawks ensured that Steven Hauschka wouldn't be kicking for another team. They agreed to a three-year contract with Hauschka for $9.15 million with $3.35 million guaranteed.
Bro to Bro: Martellus on Michael remaining with the Seahawks
Martellus and Michael Bennett are back for "Bro to Bro," where the brothers talk about Martellus' reaction to his brother re-signing with the Seattle Seahawks and both brothers react to the teammates they've lost in free agency.
Tarvaris Jackson signs with Seahawks for a third time
Even before Tarvaris Jackson became an unrestricted free agent last week, the veteran quarterback informed his agent that he wanted to re-sign with the Seahawks. And Jackson officially did that Monday.
Steven Hauschka re-signs with Seahawks
Steven Hauschka went out for football as a sophomore at Middlebury College at the suggestion of his roommate. Now he’s among the highest-paid kickers in the NFL after re-signing with the Seahawks on Monday.
Jeron Johnson, Lemuel Jeanpierre signed to one-year extensions
The depth and youth of the Seahawks’ roster were big reasons why the team won the Super Bowl, and the club retained two key backup players Friday by signing Jeron Johnson and Lemuel Jeanpierre to contract extensions.