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The Seattle Seahawks are set to signal cornerback Byron Maxwell to a one-year deal, days after dropping Richard Sherman to a season-ending Achilles damage, a supply advised ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

The transfer reunites Maxwell with the group he started his profession and performed for from 2011-14. He beforehand starred reverse of Sherman in Seattle’s vaunted Legion of Growth, earlier than leaving for a mammoth contract from the Philadelphia Eagles in free company.

Maxwell final performed for the Miami Dolphins, however was launched Oct. 24. The 29-year-old had eight tackles and one pressured fumble in eight appearances with the Dolphins this season.

Maxwell has recorded 10 interceptions over his seven-year profession, together with a career-high 4 with the Seahawks in 2013.