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Bruce Irvin goes to Seahawks 15th overall, Jets draft Quinton Coples

04.26.12 at 9:39 pm ET

The Seahawks pulled off the biggest surprise of the draft thus far by taking West Virginia pass-rusher Bruce Irvin 15th overall.

Irvin becomes the first pass-rusher off the board, ahead of Quinton Coples and Melvin Ingram. He has exceptional speed and may be the best pure pass-rusher in this class, but he doesn’t have the bulk to do much else.

Irvin has has a very interesting story, which can be read here.

The Jets followed the pick by selecting Coples 16th overall.

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