On this date: Rick Mirer traded to Bears for first-round draft choice

Posted by Clare Farnsworth on February 18, 2013 – 10:31 am

Rick Mirer

A look at a memorable moment in Seahawks history that occurred on Feb. 18:

1997: Rick Mirer, the second pick overall in the 1993 NFL Draft, is traded to the Bears for a first-round draft choice that the club uses to trade up to the third spot in the ’97 Draft to select Shawn Springs. Mirer was 20-31 as a starter for the Seahawks, but his victory total ranks fourth in franchise history behind Dave Krieg (70), Matt Hasselbeck (69) and Jim Zorn (40).


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