The Seattle Seahawks continue to strengthen their defense this offseason. The team has agreed to terms on a contract with former New York Giants goaltender Julian Love. according to Josina Anderson of CBS Sports HQ. The deal is worth $12 million over two years, by ESPN.
Love is coming off a career year as he racked up 124 combined tackles, one sack, five passes defended and two interceptions in 16 games played. Love was originally a Giants fourth-round pick out of Notre Dame in 2019. He recorded at least one interception in each of his four NFL seasons and became a legitimate starter in 2022.
The Giants had hoped to retain Love, but he opted to head west. Love joins a talented security room led by Jamal Adams and Quandre Diggs. Seattle also offered Ryan Neal this week.
The Seahawks have been busy bolstering their defense in free agency. They agreed to terms with former Denver Broncos defensive lineman Dre’Mont Jones, former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Jarran Reed and former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Devin Bush. Now we can add love to this list.
In 64 career games, he recorded 291 combined tackles, 18 passes defended and five interceptions.