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Coaching changes, Geno Smith and more Seahawks news for Cardinals fans

We begin our weekly trip around the NFC West Sundays in the offseason to see what has been going on with the Arizona Cardinals’ division rivals.

Next up are the Seattle Seahawks.

Since the Super Bowl, what has been going on with them?

Below are some stories from the last week the Cardinals fans should know about.

Ryan Grubb hired as OC

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Maria Lysaker-USA TODAY Sports

New Seahawks head coach Mike Macdonald has added former Washington OC Ryan Grubb to be the Seahawks OC. He was headed to Alabama with Kalen DeBoer to lead the Crimson Tide offense but decided to leave for the Seattle job.

Seahawks add OL coach

Geno Smith gets salary guarantee

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Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports

Smith saw $12.7 million in injury guarantees convert into full guarantees this week. The Seahawks will keep him on the roster for now. They could move on from him but they will not do it yet.

More coaching additions

The Seahawks continued to build their coaching staff under Mike Macdonald.

Other reports include Jake Peetz as pass game coordinator, Devin Fitzsimmons as assistant special teams coach, Frisman Jackson as receiver coach and Kennedy Polamalu as running backs coach.

Quandre Diggs is Seahawks' biggest hater, best trash talker

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Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

In the offseason phase of awards, linebacker Bobby Wagner was asked about a few titles for teammates. He called DK Metcalf the best teammate and safety Quandre Diggs as Seattle’s biggest hater and best trash talker.

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