Seattle Seahawks to sign veteran running back Carlos Hyde

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Jan 12, 2020; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) greets Seattle Seahawks defensive back Quandre Diggs (37) after a NFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

New #Seahawks RB Carlos Hyde can earn up to $4M on his 1-year deal. A perfect landing spot after last year’s resurgence. https://t.co/Me2PB7Rj6j

— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 22, 2020

The Seattle Seahawks are adding a veteran running back to the assist in the backfield after all. NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero and Ian Rapoport are both reporting the Seahawks will be signing free agent Carlos Hyde.

Just days ago, NFL’s Mike Silver revealed Seattle had been in discussions with Hyde, who spent the last season in Houston, where he rushed for a career-high 1,070 yards and six touchdowns.

Hyde began his career in San Francisco where he spent his first four years before stops in Cleveland, Jacksonville, and finally Houston.

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