Seahawks add former Pack exec to scout staff … Seattle has announced that the Seahawks have hired former Green Bay and Cleveland senior executive Alonzo Highsmith as part of their scouting department. Highsmith is officially listed as a personnel executive after consulting with the team through the past draft cycle. Highsmith spent 19 seasons in the Packers’ front office, where he worked with current Seahawks’ G.M. John Schneider. In 2018, Highsmith was hired as V.P. of player personnel with Cleveland, but parted ways with the Browns in January when the team hired Andrew Berry as its new G.M.