LUBBOCK, Texas — On Monday, according to several reports, the Seattle Seahawks agreed to a four year, $12.35 million deal with former Texas Tech linebacker Jordyn Brooks. The deal includes a signing bonus of more than $6 million.
The Seahawks took Brooks in the first round (27th overall) in the 2020 NFL draft. He is he first Texas Tech defensive player chosen in the first round of the NFL Draft since Gabe Rivera went 21st in 1983.
This past season, Brooks led the Big 12 in both total tackles for a loss and tackles for loss per game.
Another first-rounder in the books, as the #Seahawks have agreed to terms with LB Jordyn Brooks on his four-year, $12.35M deal with a $6.458M signing bonus.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 27, 2020