Seahawks Rumors & News

  • Marshawn Lynch has procedure, Seahawks don't plan to put RB on IR

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks are taking a wait-and-see approach on star running back Marshawn Lynch, who underwent a procedure on Wednesday for a groin injury, sources said. Seattle expects to wait 3-4 weeks for Lynch to recover to determine if he can play again this season and isn't planning to put the RB on..." November 25

  • Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch to have surgery for hernia "The Seahawks' push for the playoffs is going to come without Beast Mode. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported the running back will need surgery to repair a sports hernia, and is expected to be out a month. The surgery is scheduled for Wednesday morning, according to a source. The timeline..." November 25

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 25

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 25

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    Seahawks are bringing back RB Bryce Brown, source says. No word yet on Marshawn Lynch.

  • Seahawks’ offensive line finds its identity in win over San Francisco 49ers

    Seattle Times "Right tackle Garry Gilliam said the meaning of the Seahawks’ win over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday and rushing for 255 yards were clear. “That’s us getting back to our identity,” he said. “Reclaiming our identity.” It could be said the game also marked a chance for this incarnation of..." November 24

  • Ciara Allegedly Cheating With Future Because Russell Won’t Sex Her

    Black Sports Online "This would be unfortunate if it is indeed true. Ciara will likely deny (what choice does she have), but if you believe she would be lying, but you have to decide for yourself what you believe. Here is what they are saying Ciara is doing on the low. Ciara has been creeping..." November 24

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch arrives in Philly today to meet with Dr. William Meyers. Belief is he's dealing with a sports hernia, after all

  • Seahawks better off with Thomas Rawls over Beast Mode, anyway

    Sporting News "It's happening — just like it does for any workhorse running back on the cusp of 30. The sudden, sharp decline for Marshawn Lynch is in full swing. It culminates with an abdomen injury that has him on the brink of missing the rest of the season. Regardless of whether Lynch can keep his..." November 23

  • Marshawn Lynch to be checked for sports hernia, could be out for season

    USA Today "Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch could be forced to sit the rest of the season with a sports hernia, according to one published report on Monday. Lynch was in street clothes on the sidelines for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers. After the Seahawks’ 29-13 victory, Seattle coach..." November 23

  • NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

    The Hollywood Reporter "One of the last big sports rights opportunities for several years is about to become available to TV networks. The NFL's Thursday Night Football — which for the past two seasons has aired on CBS via one-year deals — is generating intense interest as the league is likely to extend the length of the..." November 23

  • Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch to see specialist, may need surgery

    Seattle Times "Marshawn Lynch will travel to Philadelphia on Monday and meet with Dr. William C. Meyers, who will examine the running back’s abdominal injury. The visit could have long-term implications on his future with the Seahawks. Coach Pete Carroll said the injury could be a sports hernia and didn’t..." November 23

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Pete Carroll said Marshawn Lynch was expected to play. Turns out... Not so much. He's officially inactive. Thomas Rawls starts.

  • Seahawks worried Russell Wilson too much of a 'celebrity QB'

    CBS Sports "Anytime things aren't going perfectly for the Seattle Seahawks there are rumors about issues within the locker room and with personnel. Remember last year about this time when teammates were reportedly worried Russell Wilson wasn't black enough? Now, according to a report from ESPN's Chris..." November 22

  • Larry Fitzgerald asks NFL to drop $23K fine on Seahawks LB

    CBS Sports "Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright was fined $23,152 this week for a hit he made on Larry Fitzgerald in Week 10. That's a huge chunk of money that's going to come out of Wright's pocket unless he can somehow win his appeal. The thing about Wright's appeal is that he's going to have a unique piece..." November 22

  • Marshawn Lynch (abdomen) questionable "Stop me if you've heard this one before: Marshawn Lynch is listed as questionable on the Seattle Seahawks' injury report ahead of Sunday's tilt with the San Francisco 49ers. Lynch sat out practices this week while dealing with an abdomen injury. " November 21

  • Russell Wilson on criticism: Our confidence can’t waver

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has heard plenty of people sing his praises over his first three-plus years in the NFL, but those voices have been mixed with more critical opinions while the team has opened this season with a 4-5 record. Those voices included some members of the Seahawks..." November 20

  • Russell Wilson Refuses to Blame Ciara or His $87 Million Contract for His Struggles This Season

    Complex "A year ago, Russell Wilson wasn’t dating a famous R&B singer. He also didn’t have an $87 million contract to live up to. So when he didn’t play well, no one questioned it. They just chalked it up to him having a bad game. Wilson is dating a famous R&B singer now, though—um, Ciara, if you..." November 20

  • Report: 2016 NFL Draft to allow trades for compensatory picks

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is reportedly considering an exciting new twist to the 2016 NFL Draft. Prior to the upcoming draft in Chicago, compensatory draft picks were off the table for any potential trades. However, the league is expected to allow them to be part of the trade equation this spring, which ESPN’s..." November 19

  • Seahawks coaches blame Russell Wilson for missed throws, sacks

    CBS Sports "Russell Wilson has lived a mostly criticism-free existence in Seattle, particularly when it comes to his coaches calling him out publicly. But the fourth-year quarterback has struggled with consistency this season, most recently during the Seahawks' Sunday night loss to division rival Arizona in a..." November 19

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    Seattle Seahawks @Seahawks

    Carroll says LB Bruce Irvin (knee) will miss Sunday's game. LB's Kevin Pierre-Louis and Mike Morgan will fill in.

  • Report: Ex-49ers RB Kendall Hunter works out with Seahawks

    CSN Bay Area "Former 49ers running back Kendall Hunter reportedly worked out Tuesday with the Seattle Seahawks. Hunter, who hopes to make a return from a torn ACL sustained in training camp last year, worked out last week with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to ESPN’s Field Yates, who also reported..." November 18

  • Seahawks waiving Super Bowl breakout wideout Chris Matthews

    Pro Football Talk "Chris Matthews came out of nowhere in last year’s Super Bowl, and the Seahawks just sent him back there. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the Seahawks are waiving the wide receiver, after he failed to build on the promise he showed last year. Matthews had 109 receiving yards and a..." November 17

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    Field Yates @FieldYates

    Source: the Seahawks claimed former Dolphins DT A.J Francis off of waivers. Cut DT David King to make room.

  • Arizona rallies to beat the Seahawks 39-32

    SB Nation "The Arizona Cardinals blew a 19-0 lead before rallying to beat the Seattle Seahawks 39-32 Sunday night at Century Link Stadium. The Cardinals still led 25-17 going into the fourth quarter, but their pass protection fell apart. Seattle's pass rush came up with two strip-sacks in the first two..." November 16

  • Marshawn Lynch's agent calls out Russell Wilson after ugly 1st half

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks' offense got off to an ugly start on Sunday night against the Cardinals. How ugly was it? On Seattle's first four offensive possessions, the Seahawks punted three times and on the one possession where they didn't punt, they gave up a safety. It gets worse, too: Through the first..." November 16

  • Marshawn Lynch is truly 50-50 to play

    Pro Football Talk "Every week, plenty of players are listed as questionable for their next game, which means there’s a 50-50 chance the player will play. Then comes Sunday morning, when the Twitter version of the Cannonball Run lets everyone know who will be playing and who won’t be playing, despite being..." November 15

  • Fitzgerald says he's too 'old,' 'washed-up' for Richard Sherman to cover

    The Score "Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has found the fountain of youth this season, but success comes with attention, meaning Fitzgerald could find himself lined up against Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman on Sunday. Fitzgerald clearly isn't excited at the prospect of..." November 14

  • Seahawks make Marshawn Lynch late addition to injury report

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks have a big game on Sunday night when they host the 6-2 Cardinals in a game that will significantly impact their chances of making a run at another NFC West division title. Their final injury report before the game featured one surprising twist. Running back Marshawn Lynch has been..." November 14

  • Report: Marshawn Lynch wanted to help McDonald's worker, gives $500

    CBS Sports "Marshawn Lynch's actions speak louder than his words. Never known for talking to the media, Lynch has been one of the league's best running backs in recent years -- and it also sounds like he's a pretty good dude away from the field. According to TMZ, Lynch walked into a McDonalds on Nov. 1,..." November 12

  • Seahawks’ Ricardo Lockette heading home to Seattle after neck surgery in Dallas

    Seattle Times "Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette, wearing a neck brace, posted video online Monday from his flight on a private jet back to the Pacific Northwest. Seattle receiver Ricardo Lockette, who had surgery a week ago Monday to repair ligament damage in his neck from a hard hit against Dallas, is..." November 10

  • NFL officials in Mexico City, seeing if it’s ready for 2016 game

    Pro Football Talk "As the NFL continues to expand its inventory in England, they’re also looking at games outside our borders but on our continent. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, a group of league officials will be in Mexico City through Wednesday, trying to determine if Azteca Stadium is prepared..." November 10

  • Michael Bennett: I wouldn't want Hardy in locker room "Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett joined NFL Network's GameDay Morning on Sunday and spoke about Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy and the domestic violence incident involving Hardy and his ex-girlfriend. "I'm a father of three daughters so any man that beats a woman, I think that's..." November 08

  • Cowboys S Jeff Heath not fined for his hit on Seahawks WR Ricardo Lockette

    SB Nation "The NFL has not fined Dallas Cowboys safety Jeff Heath for his hit on Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette from their matchup on Sunday. Heath delivered a hit on Lockette that forced him to leave the game on a stretcher, and forced him to be hospitalized. During the game, the hit was..." November 06

  • Seahawks' Ricardo Lockette released from hospital after neck surgery

    CBS Sports "Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette has been released from a Dallas hospital following surgery to repair ligament damage in his neck. Lockette posted a photo to his Instagram account announcing the news. Lockette suffered the injury during the Seahawks' win over the Cowboys on Sunday when..." November 06

  • Smartphone Breathalyzer Company Ranks the Drunkest NFL Fanbases (Congrats, Buffalo!)

    Complex "Ever wonder which NFL fanbases get the drunkest while watching their respective teams play? Thanks to the folks at BacTRACK -- a company that sells smartphone breathalyzers -- we may have the answer. Using data collected by BacTRACK during the first seven Sundays of the NFL season, and dividing..." November 04

  • Ricardo Lockette Out For Rest Of Season After Neck Surgery

    Black Sports Online "Thankfully Ricardo Lockette has all of his faculty and movement in his body parts. The Seahawks announced that Lockette will have neck surgery for a ligament injury he suffered after taking a big hit against the Cowboys. Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette will undergo surgery this..." November 02

  • Seahawks scrapped their way to a weird win in Dallas, beating the Cowboys 13-12

    Field Gulls "Sometimes you just gotta win games like that. The Seattle Seahawks went down to Dallas for three hours of boffing and emerged victorious, beating a Matt Cassel-led Cowboys team 13-12 in what was basically the remedial version of an NFL game. Don't get me wrong, everyone out there played like they..." November 02

  • Bruce Irvin Says Dez’s Outburst During Lockette’s Injury Was To Refs

    Black Sports Online "Dez Bryant is mad at the media, but it really isn’t the media’s fault. People reported on Dez saying something while Lockette was motionless on the field. No one ever said it was about Lockette, but people wanted to know the context of his outburst. Dez was upset and blamed “Bullsh*t Media”..." November 02

  • Seattle DE Michael Bennett calls out 'classless' Jason Garrett

    Dallas Morning News "When Ricardo Lockette went down on a violent collision with Jeff Heath and was in the process of being stretchered off the field, the Seahawks and Cowboys exchanged some heated words. Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett was in the middle of it. He said after the game he was upset because he..." November 02

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Seahawks have until 4 pm today to take WR Paul Richardson (ACL) off PUP list, but there’s no indication they will. Perhaps after the bye

  • Seahawks waive WR B.J. Daniels, sign RB Bryce Brown

    Seattle Times "The Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday waived wide receiver B.J. Daniels to make room on the 53-man active roster for running back Bryce Brown, who was signed as a free agent. The move may have been necessitated by a calf contusion injury suffered by running back Thomas Rawls Thursday against the..." October 29

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    #Seahawks signed RB Bryce Brown.

  • NFL could change personal conduct discipline without CBA extension

    CBS Sports "Lost amid the actual football on the field is the ongoing lawsuit between Tom Brady and the NFL. The league lamented in its appeal filing Monday the "unfathomable" and "inexplicable" decision by U.S. District Judge Richard Berman to vacate Brady's suspension. All of this further underlines the..." October 27

  • 49ers O-line hemorrhages in loss to Seahawks

    CSN Bay Area "Unlike their showdowns of the past, the 49ers and Seattle Seahawks met Thursday night to avoid last place in the NFC West. The 49ers earned that distinction at Levi’s Stadium with a performance befitting one of the worst teams in the NFL. After showing some promise in back-to-back weeks, the..." October 23

  • Cowboys reclaim title of America's favorite NFL team

    The Score "The Dallas Cowboys are once again America's favorite NFL team. After dropping to fourth place in 2014, the Cowboys reclaimed the top spot in the annual Harris Poll, which surveyed 2,368 U.S. adults from Sept. 9-17 to determine the most popular NFL franchises. The Green Bay Packers and New..." October 23

  • NFL teams may cut ties to fantasy sites amid inquiries

    Boston Globe "The US attorney’s office in Boston has subpoenaed DraftKings Inc., seeking information about whether one of its employees had inside information that helped him win a fantasy sports contest on a competitor’s site, according to two people familiar with the federal investigation. The inquiry is..." October 23

  • NFLPA files grievance against NFL teams for use of sleep-monitoring devices

    Sporting News "The NFL Players Association has filed a grievance against the NFL and its 32 teams, saying the use of sleep-monitoring devices is a violation of the collective bargaining agreement. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith issued a memo to players Thursday. In the memo, acquired by USA Today,..." October 23

  • Will a team play two games in London next season? "The International Series will continue this weekend when the Bills and Jaguars meet at London's Wembley Stadium. As the festivities surrounding that matchup ramp up, the NFL continues to look at ways to grow the enterprise. NFL Media's Albert Breer reported Wednesday that the NFL is exploring..." October 22

  • Bobby Wagner to return, Drew Nowak to start against 49ers

    ESPN 710 Seattle "Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner will play Thursday night against San Francisco, returning to Seattle's starting lineup after missing Sunday's game with a pectoral injury. The other significant personnel update that coach Pete Carroll shared Wednesday was that Drew Nowak will start at..." October 21