Seattle Seahawks

ABOUT RUSSELL OKUNG

Position: Offensive tackle

School: Oklahoma State

Measurements: 6-foot-5, 302 pounds

Date of birth: Oct. 7, 1987

The skinny: Shortly after drafting Okung, the Seahawks announced he will be the starting left tackle. ... Many considered Okung to be the top offensive line prospect in the draft. He has long, powerful arms and should excel at pass protection. ... As a senior, he was a unanimous All-Big 12 selection, the conference’s offensive lineman of the year, a finalist for the Outland Trophy and a semifinalist for the Lombardi Award.

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