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Ex-Giant Brandon Marshall signs with Seattle Seahawks

The 34-year-old wide receiver signs a one-year deal to go to Seattle

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Former New York Giants’ wide receiver Brandon Marshall has found a new home. According to Marshall’s Instagram, he has signed a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks.

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Marshall spent the past season with the New York Giants, starting just five games before an ankle injury ended his season prematurely. In five games in a Giants uniform, Marshall caught 18 passes for 154 yards, good for 8.6 yards per catch. He was unable to find the end zone. The Giants cut ties with Marshall back on April 19.

In his 12-year NFL career, Marshall has played for the Denver Broncos, Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins, New York Jets and the Giants. Over 172 career games, Marshall has caught 959 passes for 12,215 yards and 82 touchdowns.

Marshall will battle for a spot behind Tyler Lockett and Doug Baldwin in the Seahawks’ receiving core. He figures to be Seattle’s red-zone threat replacement after the team lost tight end Jimmy Graham to the Green Bay Packers this offseason.