Marcus Trufant reached a six-year, $50.2 million deal with the Seahawks Wednesday morning that includes $20 million in guarantees. In the first three years of the contract, he will make $28 million.
The Seattle Seahawks placed the franchise tag on cornerback Marcus Trufant Wednesday, according to his agent Mike Sullivan.
Thanks to a series of injuries, Seattle's secondary features a rookie and a guy who was employed as a loan officer four days ago.
With Trent Dilfer's status a little shaky, the Seahawks could be thin at backup QB.