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Front Office Exec Will Lewis Leaving the Hawks

Longtime Seahawks front office executive Will Lewis is leaving the team, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports.

No reason was given for Lewis’ departure, which comes less than two weeks before the start of the 2012 Scouting Combine and a little more than a month away from the start of free agency.

Lewis, who turned 54 last month, has been with the Seahawks since 1999, following Mike Holmgren to the Pacific Northwest after spending three seasons in the Green Bay Packers’ scouting department. Lewis was the team’s Director of Pro Personnel until 2009, surviving the addition of General Manager Tim Ruskell.

Lewis was promoted to Vice President of Football Operations in 2010 after the Seahawks hired John Schneider has a permanent replacement for Ruskell.

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