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 less than a week 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: Tight Ends

General overview: The trade for All-Pro Jimmy Graham turned a position of relative weakness into one of Seattle's deepest positions with talented youngsters Luke Willson, Cooper Helfet and Rashaun Allen already on the roster along with gifted (but injury-prone) six-year veteran Anthony McCoy. While the loss of center of Max Unger and the No. 31 overall pick of the draft stings, the trade for Graham looks like a coup for John Schneider and the Seahawks as the 2015 class of tight ends is as bad as it has been in years with only two players - Minnesota redshirt sophomore Maxx Williams and Miami's Clive Walford currently viewed as surefire top 100 picks. As such, it wouldn't be a surprise if Seattle completely ignored the position on draft day, despite possessing a league-high 11 draft picks.

Five Prospects to Watch for No. 63:

Maxx Williams, 6-4, 249, 4.78, Minnesota

Of the two tight ends worthy of the No. 63 overall pick, Williams, a redshirt sophomore, offers more long-term upside than Miami senior Clive Walford. Williams is a classic security blanket over the middle, possessing good overall athleticism and natural strength be a mismatch. He possesses soft hands and good body control to adjust, as well as some agility and leaping ability to create yardage after the catch. Williams has good bloodlines as his father, Brian, was a longtime starting center for the New York Giants after he, too, played at Minnesota. Williams will become a good player in the NFL. It just isn't likely to happen in Seattle.

Jeff Heuerman, 6-5, 254, 4.81, Ohio State

Heuerman comes from a run-heavy offense at Ohio State that has given him plenty of opportunity to hone his blocking skills. He has solid strength at the point of attack and is competitive. He moves well for a man of his size, showing some natural fluidity and steady acceleration. He is a generally reliable hands-catcher, though he had limited opportunities at Ohio State. Heuerman had his most productive season as a junior in 2013 and finished third on the team with 26 receptions for 466 yards and four scores, including a team-best 17.9 yards per catch average. He battled injuries as a senior in 2014, recording only 17 catches for 207 yards and a pair of touchdowns for the National Champion Buckeyes. Heuerman battled through various injuries throughout his career but showed toughness in doing so. He's likely to go off the board in the third or fourth round.

MyCole Pruitt, 6-2, 251, 4.52, Southern Illinois

The horrific behavior from Aaron Hernandez off the field has understandably cast a dark shadow over his athletic ability but teams are still very much looking for physical mismatches like the 6-1, 245 pounder. Pruitt used a similar frame and movement skills to dominate the Missouri Valley Football Conference, leading all NCAA tight ends last year with 81 catches, including 13 touchdowns - which also led the country. Pruitt has been able to get by with just his athleticism to this point and he needs to improve his route-running and technique as a blocker. There is talent to harness here, though, which could make Pruitt a middle-round gamble worth taking.

Ben Koyack, 6-5, 255, 4.79, Notre Dame

In today's world of instant gratification, Koyack showed great patience in biding his time at Notre Dame. After watching future NFL draft picks Tyler Eifert and Troy Niklas star over his career, Koyack finally got his opportunity to start in 2014, catching a career high 29 passes for 305 yards and two scores. His production notwithstanding, scouts can check a lot of boxes with Koyack, who showed good overall athleticism, the ability to track the ball outside of his frame and tenacity as a blocker. Koyack is a solid Day Three developmental pick who could develop into a legitimate contributor down the road.

Blake Bell, 6-6, 252. 4.77, Oklahoma

Affectionately known as "The Belldozer" early in his career while serving as an primarily running quarterback for the Sooners, Bell recognized that his future in the NFL would have to lie at tight end and made the transition this past season. Bell doesn't have elite speed but he showed some basic route-running proficiency and soft hands. Further, he is a fluid, powerful runner who wasn't afraid of catching passes over the middle or sticking his head into the action as a blocker -- that's pretty unusual for a former quarterback. He possesses a country-strong frame already and could really develop with another year or so training for his new position. I like the selflessness, toughness and developmental upside Bell provides and believe he could outplay his anticipated 5th to 6th round selection.

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