Seahawks sign veteran cornerback - and familiar face - Pierre Desir

EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - OCTOBER 01: Pierre Desir #35 of the New York Jets runs back an interception for a touchdown against Jerry Jeudy #10 of the Denver Broncos during the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium on October 01, 2020 in East Rutherfor

The Seahawks said Friday that the team signed free agent Pierre Desir, a familiar face in Seattle. ESPN reports that the deal is for one year.

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Desir, 30, returns to Seattle after time with the Indianapolis Colts and New York Jets. Last season, he had three interceptions, including a pick-six, in nine games with the Jets.

He spent part of the 2016 season on the Seahawks' practice squad and in the 2017 preseason before he was waived.

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Desir will bring competition to the cornerback position along with D.J. Reed, Tre Flowers, Damarious Randall and Ahkello Witherspoon

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