2 additional RFA's that received the 2nd round tender worth $2.356M: Seahawks WR Jermaine Kearse and Bengals LB Emmanuel Lamur.
Don't be shocked if the Seahawks emerge as a viable option for TE Julius Thomas.
Black Sports Online "A man from Spokane Valley, Washington has been charged with faking that he got hurt on the job in order to get prescription drugs. Jeffory Leonard Mock, Jr faces 12 felony charges for visiting 8 Spokane hospitals and 17 urgent care clinics between March 2013 and May 2014.The crazy part is, he’s..." March 05
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "General manager John Schneider, who helped sign cornerback Tramon Williams to the Green Bay Packers' practice squad in 2006, now wants him starting for the Seattle Seahawks next season. If the Packers don't re-sign Williams by the start of unrestricted free agency Tuesday, look for the Seahawks..." March 05
Former Cardinals DT Darnell Dockett expected to decide today between 49ers and Cardinals, though Rams and Seahawks also interested.
Potential suitors for DeMarco Murray, per @RapSheet on Total Access: Colts, Cardinals, Jaguars, Seahawks (if Lynch does retire).
CBSSports.com "Breaking news: Marshawn Lynch is talking to the media! It's the Turkish media, but it's still the media. And he's talking about the final play of the Super Bowl. The Seahawks running back, notoriously unhappy with the American press, sat down with NTV Spor and revealed, via Eric Edholm of..." March 02
TMZ.com "Marshawn Lynch thinks the biopic about his life growing up in Oakland is TERRIBLE and is demanding wholesale changes to the project before it can be released ... TMZ Sports has learned. A four-minute-plus "promo" for "Family First the Marshawn Lynch Story" -- which stars Lynch as himself --..." February 26
Pro Football Talk "Despite the reported range of six-to-eight months that Seahawks safety Earl Thomas will need to recover from shoulder surgery that occurred today, a source with knowledge of the situation makes it clear that Thomas will be ready closer to the front end of that period. Per the source, there’s..." February 24
Seattle Times "Marshawn Lynch isn’t going to let this opportunity get thrown away. Lynch captured the nation’s attention during Super Bowl week by repeatedly answering media questions with variations of the comment “I’m just here so I won’t get fined.” Well, now he’s filed a formal trademark application to..." February 24
CBSSports.com "The Seahawks' 12th Man looks to be getting even louder. Seattle announced on Monday that it will be adding 1,000 seats to CenturyLink Field in an area called the Toyota Fan Deck. The construction will be finished by the time the preseason starts this August. The Seahawks broke their..." February 23
Complex "Unlike NBA, MLB, and NHL stars, NFL players don't receive guaranteed contracts from their teams. So even if a guy signs a seven-year deal worth $950 gazillion, the truth is that he usually only receives a fraction—a very, very small fraction—of what that contract is actually worth. It's just how..." February 23
CBSSports.com "Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has the financial parameters of a new deal in place according to league sources, with the formalization anticipated this week. Seattle has put a new contract on the table of at least three years, worth $12 million in 2015 and $9 million in 2016...." February 22
Yahoo! Sports "The Seattle Seahawks have offered running back Marshawn Lynch a multi-year deal that would pay between $11 million and $12 million during the first year and $9 million during the second of what could end up being a three-year deal, according to multiple league sources. Lynch's agent, Doug..." February 22
Doug Hendrickson, agent for Marshawn Lynch, says "there is no deal done." I continue to hear SEA has offer on table that will result in deal
Pro Football Talk "It’s a given that Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch will receive a major pay raise if he decides to continue to play football. The question is whether he’ll decide to continue to play football. The Seahawks have been trying to entice him to continue to play football via a new contract that..." February 21
ESPN.com "Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll refuses to believe rumors Marshawn Lynch might retire, claiming he never has considered the possibility of losing the mercurial running back. "We're always preparing for the future with him," Carroll told reporters Friday at the NFL scouting combine. "We've..." February 21
Pro Football Talk "At a time when some players think the final play call in Super Bowl XLIX emerged from a desire by the Seahawks to make quarterback Russell Wilson and not running back Marshawn Lynch the MVP, Wilson publicly has accepted full responsibility for the outcome. In a first-person produced and edited..." February 20
SB Nation "Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider respects that Marshawn Lynch needs time to determine his future with the team and has made that known to his star player. However, Schneider also needs to run his team and has let Lynch's representatives know that the Seahawks would like an answer as..." February 19
The possibility of #Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and a fully guaranteed contract is very real. Will be fascinating to watch this develop
Pro Football Talk "The last time that Seahawks General Manager John Schneider spoke to the media, he said that he was waiting to hear from running back Marshawn Lynch about whether he’d be returning for the 2015 season or not. Nothing’s changed in the last 10 days. Speaking at the combine on Thursday, Schneider..." February 19
Covers.com "The NFL expects this year's salary cap to be between $140 million and $143 million, at least $1.5 million higher than projected, ESPN reported Wednesday. League sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the NFL notified teams Wednesday. The league had informed team executives at the owners..." February 19
SB Nation "Last offseason, it appeared the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell were intent on reaching an agreement to expand the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams. However, a report in the Washington Post suggests a potential change is now unlikely to arrive in time for the 2015 season. "I think it's..." February 19
TMZ.com "Golden Tate is pissed that Russell Wilson didn't IMMEDIATELY put a stop to the rumors that he banged his former QB's wife -- telling TMZ Sports, "It's sad that he's letting it go on." The ex-Seattle Seahawks WR (who now plays for the Lions) was out in Bev Hills last night with some friends --..." February 19
ESPN.com "Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin apologized Monday night for the Super Bowl touchdown celebration that earned him an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty and a fine, and revealed it was directed at New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis. Baldwin hauled in a 3-yard touchdown pass..." February 17
Seattle Times "John Schneider’s comments last week that the team would look “outside the box” in negotiating a new contract for Russell Wilson were definitely, well, eyebrow-raising. So I decided to talk to a couple of people who in media circles have pretty much become go-to guys for anything involving the..." February 17
Pro Football Talk "Friday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio included a short-notice visit from former NFL fullback Michael Robinson. The NFL Network analyst, who previously played for the Seahawks and 49ers, has a friendship with Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch. Robinson has said he doesn’t know whether Lynch..." February 15
ESPN.com "Former Seattle Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson spoke with Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and confirmed that Lynch isn't sure whether he wants to continue playing. "My bet would be that he plays next year in Seattle," Robinson said Thursday during a 710 ESPN Seattle radio interview. "I..." February 14
NFL.com "The Seattle Seahawks are willing to pay big money to keep Marshawn Lynch. The question is whether Lynch's health will ultimately determine his NFL future. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Friday's edition of NFL Total Access that Lynch's back issues are chronic and will be a major..." February 13
NFL.com "The most unintentionally enigmatic player in football, Marshawn Lynch, will be fascinating to watch this offseason. On one hand, Seattle management has done a complete 180 from earlier in the season and wants him back desperately. On the other, the Seahawks have little patience, and Lynch is a..." February 12
Deadspin.com "Even before the release of next season's schedule (which should happen in April, about a week before the draft) we already know who everyone will be playing in 2015. That means it's possible to calculate who'll have the toughest row to hoe, and who gets a break. The Falcons will face the..." February 12
SB Nation "Man, what a great Super Bowl! It's been a week and a half, and I still can't believe that Jermaine Kearse managed to haul in that miracle catch: tipped by a defender, off Kearse's hands, off both his legs, then off another hand before he finally corralled it on his back. Like the announcers --..." February 11
Pro Football Talk "On Tuesday, Seahawks G.M. John Schneider confirmed what PFT has been hearing consistently since the Super Bowl ended — it’s not known whether running back Marshawn Lynch will return for another season. Schneider said the team hopes to have a decision soon, and for good reason. Unlike the..." February 11
Seattle Times "There have long been rumors that Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch might consider retiring after this season. In a radio interview on ESPN 710 Seattle Tuesday, Seahawks general manager John Schneider made the strongest statement yet from the organization that retirement is indeed a..." February 10
Schneider indicates on 710 that Wilson contract may not necessarily fall in line with other QB deals. Hints at outside-the-box approach.
Important update for Seahawks: CB Richard Sherman will NOT undergo elbow surgery, at least for now, per sources.
Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks stopped the bleeding of defensive coaching talent, and promoted the next guy who will likely become a hot candidate thanks to the pile of player talent they have. As expected, the Seahawks announced that defensive backs coach Kris Richard had been made defensive coordinator. The..." February 09
Seahawks announce they have signed 7 players, including former UW WR Kevin Smith, who was also in camp last year.
SB Nation "What sets Michael Bennett apart from so many of his peers? Hand fighting. It's become an essential part of the team's defensive philosophy. In an alternate dimension, where Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler hesitates even a half-second before breaking on Russell Wilson's pass to Ricardo..." February 09
NFL.com "The fascination surrounding Seattle's final offensive play of the Super Bowl will never die. Not after Pete Carroll said it made him cry in bed. Not after Darrell Bevell tried to close the book by blaming his wide receiver. During Monday's edition of NFL AM on NFL Network, New England running..." February 09
CBSSports.com "The Seahawks may not have won the Super Bowl, but they could win free agency if this wish comes to fruition. According to Bleacher Report's Jason Cole, Detroit Lions free agent defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh "would love to be with the Seattle Seahawks." Cole continued, "This is his number one..." February 09
CBS Sports Fantasy News "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman's $10 millon base salary for the 2015 season became fully guaranteed Saturday, according to CBSSports.com's Joel Corry." February 08
Seattle Times "Seattle remains in search of a new defensive coordinator to replace Dan Quinn, who was officially introduced as Atlanta’s head coach Tuesday. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Monday that the team would go through a process to replace Quinn. Recall that when Gus Bradley left in 2013 that the..." February 06
Pro Football Talk "When it comes to talking publicly, Marshawn Lynch and Brett Favre occupy separate ends of the spectrum. When it comes to having an annual late-career case of will-I-or-won’t-I play, Lynch and Favre may end up being identical. It’s become a given that, if Lynch continues his career in 2015,..." February 06
ESPN.com "Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin was fined $10,000 for sparking a scuffle at the end of Super Bowl XLIX, one of four players involved in the melee who were fined by the league. Irvin, who was ejected after the New England Patriots attempted to run out the clock after the game-sealing..." February 06
Seahawks S Earl Thomas undergoing surgery for fully torn labrum he played with in SB and NFC Champ game, per source. Will be 100% by camp.
SB Nation "Carroll has had a rough time since the unbelievable finish of Super Bowl XLIX. Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll isn't sleeping well these days. Carroll made the infamous decision to throw the ball from New England's 1-yard line in the final seconds of Super Bowl XLIX, resulting in a..." February 05
Pro Football Talk "There has been plenty of chatter in recent days about the future of Marshawn Lynch in Seattle. Due to earn a base salary of $5 million in 2015 with another $2 million available in per-game roster bonuses and $500,000 in incentives based on rushing yards, Lynch undoubtedly will get a raise. The..." February 05