Seahawks place DT Williams on IR

Updated: August 26, 2013

Renton, WA (Sports Network) – The Seattle Seahawks placed rookie defensive
tackle Jesse Williams on injured reserve

The 6-foot-3, 325-pound Williams, who was selected in the fifth round of
April’s draft, has been bothered by a knee problem throughout training camp.

Additionally, Seattle terminated the contract of wide receiver Brett Swain and
released linebackers Kyle Knox and Craig Wilkins, wide receiver Perez Ashford,
tight ends Jameson Konz and Andrei Lintz, defensive tackle Martin Parker and
long snapper Kyle Nelson.