"I'm excited to have the opportunity to add someone to the staff with the energy and passion that Jim brings to the game," Holmgren said.
"He is a strong teacher and talented coach who will make us better."
Mora - who is from the Northwest and played for the Washington Huskies - gets to come home, work for a strong franchise and head coach he has long admired.
"I'm thrilled to join
not only what I believe is a quality organization, but for the chance to work
with one of the finest head coaches in the league," Mora said. "That,
coupled with the opportunity for my family to be in the great northwest is extremely
It remains to be seen the exact impact adding Mora will have on the team in general and the defensive backs specifically but his energy and passion and ability to fire up his players are traits that will no doubt be extremely useful as the Seahawks continue on their quest to make it back - and win - the Super Bowl.