The Seattle Seahawks have hired Mike Macdonald as their new head coach.


– Macdonald is a young, defensive-minded coach who led the Baltimore Ravens to the NFL's best defensive ranking in 2023.

– The Seahawks are hoping Macdonald can replicate that success in Seattle and help them return to the playoffs.

– Macdonald spent the last two seasons as the defensive coordinator for the Baltimore Ravens.

– Before that, he was the linebackers coach for the Ravens for three seasons.

– Macdonald played college football at the University of Michigan.