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Seahawks Sign RB Forsett, Release WR Bumpus

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RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks signed rookie running
back Justin Forsett from the practice squad on Tuesday and released
wide receiver Michael Bumpus.
Forsett was reacquired by the Seahawks last week after he was
released by Indianapolis. Forsett played well in the preseason, but
didn't make Seattle's final 53-man roster. He was quickly picked up
by the Colts and appeared in three games before his release.
Bumpus was the Seahawks fifth receiver and had five catches for
48 yards and a touchdown in four games this season. The Seahawks
expect to have receiver Deion Branch available Sunday against Tampa
Bay after he missed last week's loss to Green Bay with a bruised
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