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Defensive end Michael Bennett will not re-sign with the Seattle Seahawks before free agency begins on Tuesday and will see what he can get on the open market.

That s according to a post on Twitter by ESPN s Adam Schefter.

Bennett could still eventually re-sign with Seattle, but it won t happen before other teams have a shot at making him an offer.

Bennett was signed to a one-year deal last season after playing in Tampa Bay. He led the Seahawks with 8.5 sacks in the regular season.

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