Seahawks draft Maxwell in sixth round
Hometown: North Charleston,
SC (Fort Dorchester HS)
Years Played: 2006 - 2010
The Seattle Seahawks drafted cornerback Byron MaxwellByron Maxwell
#36 6-1, 205
North Charleston, SC
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Maxwell was the second cornerback and third defensive back taken by the Seahawks on the final day of the draft.
Maxwell had 48 tackles last season and finished his career second in school history in special teams tackles. Maxwell appeared in 53 games for Clemson, but made only eight career starts, all during his senior year.