The Seattle Seahawks decided not to pick up James Carpenter’s fifth-year option.
Seattle Seahawks have declined to exercise guard James Carpenter's fifth-year contract option for the 2015 season, the team announced.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 2, 2014
This means Carpenter will be a free agent after this coming season.
Seattle drafted Carpenter a few years ago in the first round, but he hasn’t been able to stay healthy.