McDougald compiled 78 tackles, nine pass breakups, three interceptions and three forced fumbles in 2018.
McDougald was a clear leader in Seattle's young secondary. The 28-year-old stepped into a starting role after Kam Chancellor (neck) retired, and he thrived as a run stopper and in coverage while playing 88.2 percent of defensive snaps. Barring an injury, McDougald can be considered a lock to retain the same role in 2019.
McDougald (knee) was a full participant in Thursday's practice session, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
McDougald has no injury designation following Thursday's practice, and is thus expected to fill his usual role as the starting safety for Seattle when they face off against the Cowboys on Saturday.
McDougald has battled the knee injury for the last few weeks, though he hasn't been limited on gameday in the two games since the issue occurred. The 28-year-old's practice reps the rest of the week will provide further clarification on his availability, but for now he seems likely to play through the injury once again for Saturday's wild-card game at Dallas.
McDougald (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.
McDougald will play through his lingering knee injury for the second straight week. He'll draw his usual start at free safety.
McDougald (knee) is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
McDougald played through his lingering knee issue during last week's win over the Chiefs, but has yet to shed the injury. The Seahawks have already clinched a playoff berth, and could elect to sit McDougald in Week 17 to make sure he's healthy for the postseason.
|2013||Kansas City Chiefs||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2013||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||3||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2014||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||15||50||40.0||10||0||1||0||0.0||0||0||7|
|2015||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||16||87||67.0||20||0||2||1||0.5||1||0||4|
|2016||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||16||91||79.0||12||0||2||32||16.0||32||0||10|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2013||Kansas City Chiefs||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2013||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2014||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||15||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2015||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2016||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||16||0||0||0||0||1||6||1||0|