What will be left at No. 63?

Predicting the direction Seahawks general manager John Schneider will go on draft day is a tough way to make a living. It was difficult enough when he was selecting within the first 32. But now that there will be 62 players selected before Seattle gets its first opportunity to make a pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, "mocking" the Seahawks is even more difficult.

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a month away, it is time to take a closer look at who the Seahawks might be targeting.

Starting alphabetically at center and continuing on through wide receivers, SeahawkFootball.com will provide five names in a position-by-position series that provides five names to watch for the No. 63 overall pick.

The players are chosen based on my own observations and insight gained from sources within the industry. The full player profiles linked come courtesy of Scout's draft biographer Dave Te Thomas.

Position Breakdown Schedule will go as follows: Center/Guards: March 30; Cornerbacks: April 2; Defensive Ends: April 5; Defensive Tackles: April 8; Linebackers: April 11; Offensive Tackles: April 14; Quarterbacks: April 17; Running Backs: April 20; Safeties: April 23; Tight Ends: April 26; Wide Receivers: April 29.

Today's Focus: Quarterbacks

General overview: So, let's be clear, no one anticipates Seattle using its first pick of the 2015 draft on a quarterback. Russell Wilson is one of the NFL's brightest young stars and despite some recent speculation from some that the Seahawks would be willing to let him walk after his rookie contract lapses following the conclusion of the 2015 season, that simply is not going to happen as Seattle would exercise its right to use the Franchise Tag on him, if a long term deal wasn't reached. Backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson hasn't yet been resigned, however, and the Seahawks could be looking for a developmental passer, as well. The 2015 draft isn't a strong one for quarterbacks but there are some intriguing middle and late round options that Seattle might consider - through, again, this won't happen at No. 63 overall.

Five Prospects to Watch:

Brett Hundley, 6-3, 226, 4.60, UCLA While others prefer Baylor's Petty, in my opinion, Hundley is the clear-cut No. 3 quarterback in this draft, and frankly, I'd be surprised if he was still on the board at No. 63 overall. While Hundley certainly remains a work in progress in terms of his decision-making and overall accuracy from the pocket, there aren't many "raw" quarterbacks who throw for three times as many touchdowns as interceptions, go 3-0 against their hated rival (in this case, Southern Cal) and are boast Hundley's combination of size, deep ball accuracy and athleticism. Hundley reminds me of a young Randall Cunningham and I believe if allowed a season to develop, he'll ultimately contend for a starting job in the NFL.

Bryce Petty, 6-3, 230, 4.81, Baylor Petty is one of the more polarizing quarterbacks in this year's draft class. Casual fans will love him because they've no doubt seen some of his highlight reels. And, if judging quarterbacks based on highlight reels is the way to go, Petty might rank higher than Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota as he threw for an eye-popping 8,195 yards and 62 touchdowns (against just 10 interceptions) in just two seasons as a starter. So what's the bad news? Petty is a rhythm passer, who was protected in Art Brile's relatively simple offense at Baylor that placed him in the shotgun and asked him to only make one or two reads per pass. Essentially, he'll be asked to twice the reads in half the time in the NFL. I scouted Petty in person at the Senior Bowl and Combine and saw only incremental improvement in his accuracy from under center.

Garrett Grayson, 6-2, 213, 4.75, Colorado State Unlike Hundley and Petty who operated out of spread attacks, Grayson's success came out of a pro-style scheme. He was the most consistent quarterback at the Senior Bowl, showing enough arm strength, touch and accuracy to make every NFL throw. Grayson, a Vancouver, WA native, steadily improved throughout his career with the Rams, ultimately earning the Mountain West Offensive Player of the Year with a school-record 4,006 passing yards and 32 touchdowns against just six interceptions. Grayson lacks prototypical size but he's a good athlete who can throw with precision on the move - traits, of course, that have helped Wilson become a superstar. Now, it should be noted that Wilson is at his best with chaos around him, Grayson (like most young quarterbacks) tends to panic. As such, he might be available on Day Three, where he could prove a steal.

Brandon Bridge, 6-4, 229, 4.65, South Alabama For a club like the Seahawks blessed to have a young star quarterback, the strategy won't likely be to draft a passer until very late (if at all). Because Seattle is theoretically looking for a young passer with exciting tools to develop, Bridge - a native Canadian who really caught my attention at the Combine - would certainly fit the bill. Bridge looks the part of an NFL passer with a solid frame, good athleticism and perhaps the strongest arm of any quarterback in this year's draft. He's certainly raw and, of course, comes with plenty of questions about his level of competition but don't put it past Schneider to invest a Day Three selection in the potential Diamond in the Rough .

Blake Sims, 5-11, 218, 4.43, Alabama Like Grayson, Sims comes with some of the physical characteristics similar to Wilson, including a shorter-than-ideal frame, plenty of zip and terrific overall athleticism. Sims is so athletic, in fact, that he spent time at Alabama at running back before making the transition to quarterback. Like Petty, Sims is a rhythm passer. When he's hot, he can light up defenses, showing the arm strength, accuracy and confidence to thread the needle on difficult perimeter throws. Sims is a gym rat who the Alabama coaches rave about, whose success came against elite competition and in a pro-style scheme. Sims probably shouldn't be drafted until the sixth or seventh round but with the Seahawks owning four picks there (three in the sixth), he could be in play.

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