Seahawks Rumors & News

  • Seahawks TE Zach Miller undergoes ankle procedure during bye week

    Fox Sports "Seattle Seahawks tight end Zach Miller underwent an ankle procedure last week, multiple sources told Miller is expected to be sidelined with the injury an extended period of time. Despite being named on the injury report before the bye week, Miller played the entire game against..." September 29

  • Richard Sherman on the Broncos: I hope we see them again

    Seattle Times "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman appeared on NFL Network’s NFL GameDay Morning show as a guest analyst and had a couple of interesting quotes the NFL Network passed along: “You have to put him in there…If you’re basing that judgment off of winning, how he plays in big games and clutch..." September 29

  • Aqib Talib fined for WWE-style elbow

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib briefly confused the NFL for the WWE on Sunday, and he’s paying the price. The NFL has fined Talib $8,268 for unnecessary roughness against the Seahawks." September 27

  • Richard Sherman laughs off 'little' Chargers' remarks "Multiple San Diego Chargers claimed that Richard Sherman had been "exposed" after Philip Rivers completed some passes in the direction of the Seattle Seahawks cornerback Sunday. Sherman leaned on social media to return fire that night. On Wednesday, he came back at San Diego wide receiver..." September 18

  • Broncos prepare for another mobile QB in Seahawks' Russell Wilson

    Denver Post "These Denver defenders can't catch a break. Not while huffing and puffing in pursuit of all these mobile opposing quarterbacks, they can't. Whatever happened to the good old days when NFL quarterbacks stood tall, stood straight and stood still? Somehow, somebody got the idea to inject these..." September 16

  • Could Condoleezza Rice Replace Roger Goodell As Commissioner Of The NFL? "While there are still many questions to be answered as the NFL investigates its handling of Ray Rice's assault case, there are already a handful of prominent voices calling for commissioner Roger Goodell to step down and an intriguing candidate to take his place. U.S. Senator Kirsten..." September 16

  • Chargers wear out Seahawks in win

    San Diego Union-Tribune "A crowd in white drowned out the blue and neon green, in numbers and noise. Two star players from the visiting team left the field due to heat-related cramps. One was carted off. All week, the Chargers had a name for this game. "It was White Hot Sunday," wide receiver Malcom Floyd said. "We..." September 15

  • Keenan Allen: Richard Sherman isn't really a shutdown corner "After San Diego's 30-21 win over Seattle on Sunday, several Charger players said the team's offense 'exposed' Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen took those comments one step further, saying that Sherman's not the 'shutdown corner' he claims to be. "He's..." September 15

  • Earl Thomas heads to locker room with cramps

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks are trying to rally from a halftime deficit in San Diego and they may have to do it without safety Earl Thomas for a while. Thomas has been taken to the locker room on a cart after leaving the game in the third quarter with what’s being called cramps. He’s expected to return to the..." September 14

  • Sherman: I'm flattered, but 'need the ball' "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman had no idea that people can place a bet this week on how many times San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers will throw the ball his way. "Really, you can do that?" Sherman asked. "Is that legal?" Well, yes, in Las Vegas it is. The Vegas..." September 11

  • Bryan Walters to return punts, Earl Thomas to focus on safety

    Field Gulls "Pete Carroll announced today that Bryan Walters will take over punt return duties, meaning for now, the Earl Thomas experiment there is over or on hold. Carroll said Earl understood their reasoning for making the move, which was essentially that you could tell that it affected Earl's focus on..." September 10

  • NFL Leads Push For Franchise in Europe "This NFL season has kicked off with more fanfare than ever before, and excitement for the sport isn't limited to the United States. For the first time in the league's history there will be three regular-season games played abroad, all of them at Wembley Stadium in London. The games will come on..." September 09

  • Seahawks were grousing for Flynn after Wilson went 0-1

    Pro Football Talk "As legend has it, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll’s decision to start third-round rookie Russell Wilson in 2012 didn’t constitute a stretch. It was clear throughout the offseason, in training camp, and during the preseason that Wilson was the obvious choice, in comparison to presumed starter Matt..." September 07

  • Coach: Didn't avoid Richard Sherman "Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers didn't challenge cornerback Richard Sherman once in Thursday's 36-16 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. On Friday, coach Mike McCarthy said his quarterback wasn't intentionally avoiding one of the league's top cover men. Rather, McCarthy and his coaching..." September 07

  • Pete Carroll stands by Earl Thomas as Seahawks’ punt returner

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks safety Earl Thomas had an inauspicious debut as the team’s punt returner on Thursday night, losing a fumble and gaining only three yards on two returns. But Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is standing by Thomas. Carroll confirmed on Friday that Thomas will remain the Seahawks’ punt..." September 06

  • Richard Sherman confronted Aaron Rodgers after Thursday's game "On our Thursday Night Live pregame fantasy show -- you can watch every week right here! -- we had a caller ring in and ask if we thought Richard Sherman would get in "an altercation" on Thursday night. No idea how many points he gets for altercations in his IDP league, but we didn't expect..." September 06

  • Russell Wilson promised Eagles he'd win them championships "Remember that Lombardi Trophy Russell Wilson won with the Seahawks last season? Of course you do, it was only seven months ago. Well, that could have been yours Eagle fans. Apparently, before the 2012 NFL Draft, Wilson would regularly text Philadelphia's west coast scout promising to win the..." September 05

  • As 2012 draft QBs approach paydays, Russell Wilson could become NFL’s highest-paid player

    Washington Post "Entering the 2012 NFL draft, talent evaluators buzzed about a quarterback crop that brimmed with talent and promise. Stanford’s Andrew Luck stood at the head of the class with Baylor’s Heisman Trophy winner, Robert Griffin III, close behind. Ryan Tannehill of Texas A&M was often discussed as..." September 02

  • 30d
    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    The Jets are Phillip Adams' fifth team. He's 26 years old. #nyj

  • 30d
    Tyler Dunne @TyDunne

    Carroll on Harvin: A unique football player. He's going to have a significant role. ... Will be very important to keep him healthy.

  • 30d
    Liz Mathews 710 ESPN @Liz_Mathews

    Carroll said that RB Christine Michael is "banged up." Will "figure it out" later in week. Missed last game with hammy. #Seahawks

  • Russell Wilson's offseason advice from Michael Jordan

    USA Today "It all happened so fast for Russell Wilson. One season, he was leading Wisconsin to the Rose Bowl, breaking passing records along the way. The next, he was an NFL rookie, surprising everyone as an elite quarterback before the leaves began to change color. Then, snap, Wilson won a Super..." September 01

  • 31d
    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Browns claimed OT Ryan Seymour, I'm told. Has played for the #Seahawks and #49ers

  • Seahawks cut roster down to 53 players

    Pro Football Talk "The Seattle Seahawks terminated the contracts of two veterans, placed one player on injured reserve and waived 20 players to reach their roster limit on Saturday. The Indianapolis Colts announced earlier in the day they had traded cornerback Marcus Burley to the Seahawks in exchange for a..." August 31

  • 32d
    Indianapolis Colts @Colts

    Colts also trade DB Marcus Burley to Seattle Seahawks for a 6th rd pick in 2015

  • Seahawks releasing Eric Winston

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks are releasing one of the NFL’s most notable right tackles of recent seasons. The club is parting ways with Eric Winston, PFT’s Mike Florio reported on Saturday. The Seahawks signed Winston in July to compete for their right tackle job, a position that has been won by rookie..." August 30

  • Terrelle Pryor released by Seattle Seahawks "Teams in desperate need of a backup quarterback will have an intriguing option this weekend. The Seattle Seahawks have released Terrelle Pryor, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday, per a source informed of the move. The transaction leaves Seattle with Tarvaris Jackson and B.J...." August 30

  • Carr erupts, Raiders top Seahawks 41-31

    CSN Bay Area "The Raiders planned on giving quarterback Derek Carr approximately 25 snaps in Thursday’s exhibition finale against the Seattle Seahawks. The rookie second-round pick took exactly 22. What he did with them was pretty remarkable. Carr was 11-for-13 for 143 yards and three touchdowns in four..." August 29

  • Pete Carroll surprised by penalty "Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll expressed disappointment and surprise Wednesday about the penalty the NFL issued the team Tuesday for violating the offseason no-contact rule in a minicamp practice when a fight occurred between cornerback Richard Sherman and wide receiver Phil Bates. "I'm..." August 28

  • 35d
    Chris Mortensen @mortreport

    Seahawks & Pete Carroll collectively fined by than $300,000 by NFL for violation of off-season non-contact rules, per sources.

  • Richard Sherman fight brought NFLPA investigation

    SB Nation "A skirmish between cornerback Richard Sherman and a teammate at an offseason minicamp brought some hefty fines down on the Seahawks. The Seattle Seahawks were just hit with a hefty fine that totaled more than $300,000, thanks to once again dipping into the well of violating the rules of..." August 27

  • Seahawks shrink roster to 75-man limit "The Seattle Seahawks reduced their roster to the NFL limit of 75 before the Tuesday deadline. The Seahawks placed linebacker Heath Farwell, cornerback A.J. Jefferson and guard C.J. Davis on injured reserve, designated defensive tackle Michael Brooks, wide receiver David Gilreath and linebacker..." August 26

  • 36d
    Chris Mortensen @mortreport

    Seahawks & Pete Carroll collectively fined by than $300,000 by NFL for violation of off-season non-contact rules, per sources.

  • NFLPA hopeful Sean Gilbert proposes $1M minimum salary, 18 games, other changes

    Yahoo! Sports "Sean Gilbert and DeMaurice Smith need to go at it, town-hall style battle-royale style in a debate. After all, these are the two men who could go head-to-head for the NFLPA executive director spot soon, even if the sitting executive director Smith has no plans of leaving his post. Gilbert, the..." August 26

  • Seahawks CB Richard Sherman on rules points of emphasis: “We didn’t adjust anything”

    Herald Net "As the flags continue to fly this preseason, there has been a lot of talk about the Seahawks defense, and their secondary in particular. When the NFL decided to make defensive holding and illegal contact a point of emphasis for 2014, the assumption made by most was that it was basically a “Legion..." August 26

  • Report says Seahawks waive Jeffcoat and Terrell Thomas

    Seattle Times "While the Seahawks have yet to announce any moves, a Tweet from Tom Pelissero of USA Today says the team has waived linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat and safety Terrell Thomas. Jeffcoat was an undrafted free agent from Texas whom the team gave a $15,000 bonus when signing him as the draft ended, tied..." August 25

  • Seahawks seem to be serious about letting Earl Thomas return punts

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks safety Earl Thomas may be earning that new contract in an unusual way. One of the key players on the team’s defense could also be the team’s top punt returner for 2014. Few took the possibility seriously in May, when coach Pete Carroll called Thomas the top option given the departure..." August 23

  • Seahawks use big first half to rout Bears 34-6

    Seattle Post-Intelligencer "Seattle's defense is expected to be among the best in the NFL again. If Russell Wilson and the Seahawks' offense can play this well in the regular season, look out. It's still just the preseason, but for the second straight week Wilson and the Seahawks weren't stopped. Wilson threw for two..." August 23

  • Justin Britt looks set to win Seahawks starting right tackle job

    Pro Football Talk "The Seattle Seahawks hoped Justin Britt would develop into their starting right tackle when they selected him in the second round of the draft out of the University of Missouri in May. Turns out he may ascend to the starting role even earlier than anticipated. Britt appears set to win the..." August 22

  • 41d
    Curtis Crabtree @Curtis_Crabtree

    Pete Carroll said Marshawn Lynch will get some work this week. "It's time for him to get some carries." Would be first touches of preseason.

  • The NFL's Most Valuable Teams "Just because the auction of the Buffalo Bills is having a tough time drawing bids above $1 billion two years after the Cleveland Browns sold for $987 million, and just weeks after the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Clippers were sold for $2 billion, doesn’t mean the National..." August 20

  • Jerry Jones blames teams like Seattle for more penalties

    Fox Sports Southwest "It's no secret that we’ve seen a lot more yellow on the field this preseason. Last Friday, 32 penalties were assessed in New Orleans' 31-24 victory over Tennessee. According to research done by Sports Day columnist Rick Gosselin, the most called in a single game last season was 27. The NFL..." August 20

  • DeAngelo Hall on penalty emphasis: Seahawks got their ring, now we have to deal with consequences

    Pro Football Talk "The amount of flags for defensive holding and illegal contact have been a major talking point throughout the preseason and one player affected by them thinks he knows why the league moved to emphasize those calls this season. Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall said there are “no ifs, ands or..." August 20

  • Seahawks getting healthier at linebacker

    Seattle Times "Seattle’s linebacking corps took another step toward getting healthy Monday as Malcolm Smith and Korey Toomer each returned to practice. Each remains limited, and it remains unclear when either will play. But putting on the pads and getting back on the field was a sign that each is getting..." August 19

  • Seahawks coach Pete Carroll sees NFL self-correcting overuse of calling penalties this preseason

    Tacoma News Tribune "So much for Flag Day only being a holiday in June. As expected, the Seahawks — and the rest of the NFL — have endured an avalanche of penalty flags on each exhibition game day through two preseason weekends. Entering Sunday’s two exhibition games plus Monday night’s Cleveland-Washington..." August 18

  • Simon stymied by illegal contact emphasis "The Seattle Seahawks would have won 48-7 Friday night over the San Diego Chargers instead of 41-14 if an exciting 103-yard interception return by cornerback Tharold Simon had counted. Simon’s athletic play, however, was called back when he was flagged for illegal contact, the new point of..." August 17

  • 46d
    Jayson Jenks @JaysonJenks

    Earl Thomas on returning punts:

  • Seattle beats down San Diego

    Seattle Blog "After a shaky first preseason game last week in Denver, the Seahawks returned home Friday to put on their trademark CenturyLink Field spectacle. Yes, it was only Seattle’s second preseason game, but it showed marked improvement by the Hawks in several key areas. Returning to form were the..." August 16

  • Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch cleared in assault investigation "Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been cleared of any involvement in an assault and property damage accusation, the Bellevue, Washington, police department said Wednesday night. "The Bellevue Police Department has determined that Marshawn Lynch was not involved in this incident..." August 14

  • Percy Harvin reaching 'new gears' at Seahawks camp "The health of Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin has been a trending topic in Seattle throughout the offseason. The concern is such that Harvin getting accidentally stepped on Tuesday at practice sent everyone a-Twitter. (No worries, "12s," he was fine.) The reviews of Harvin have been..." August 14