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  1. 2017 Off-Season Thread
  • Seahawks agree to 1-year deal with safety Bradley McDougald

    Bleacher Report "Defensive back Bradley McDougald reportedly reached an agreement Wednesday with the Seattle Seahawks on a one-year, $2 million contract. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports first reported the signing. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network relayed the financial details of the deal. McDougald went..." March 22

  • Baby Lockett: The unlikely connection between Seahawks WR Tyler Lockett and a family in California

    Seattle Times "Music thumped in the locker room. Wearing a hat declaring the Seahawks NFC West champs after crushing the Rams last December, Tyler Lockett asked to record a video. Lockett knew I’d been working on a story about a family in California whose 2-month-old son had, even before he was born, faced an..." March 21

  • Marshawn Lynch’s agent: He misses football, but no idea what he’ll do

    Pro Football Talk "The prospect of running back Marshawn Lynch returning to the NFL has been a hot topic for the last few days as a result of reports indicating that the Raiders might want to add him to their roster. There are plenty of steps that have to be taken before that can happen with Lynch making it clear..." March 21

  • Wagner, Chancellor denounce potential rule banning leaps over offensive line

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL Competition Committee is reportedly likely to advance a proposal that would ban players from trying to leap over the defensive line on field goal and extra point attempts, much to the chagrin of at least one player. Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner criticized the proposed ban,..." March 21

  • Marshawn Lynch 'really wants' to play for Raiders

    SI "Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch wants to play for the Oakland Raiders, a source told The MMQB's Peter King. King's report comes days after reported that the Raiders were strongly considering acquiring the five-time Pro Bowler. Lynch retired in May 2016, but the..." March 20

  • CB DeShawn Shead, Seahawks agree to terms on one-year deal

    ESPN "The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with cornerback DeShawn Shead, per a league source. The deal is worth $1.5 million with $1 million guaranteed at the time of signing, per a league source. 710 ESPN Seattle was first to report the Seahawks' agreement with..." March 19

  • Marquette King retrieves the cleats Marshawn Lynch hung up when announcing retirement

    Sportsnaut "Marshawn Lynch unofficially announced his retirement from the NFL in a memorable way, using social media to “hang up his cleats.” On Sunday, amid rumors that Lynch could be angling to return to the NFL as a member of the Oakland Raiders, punter Marquette King continued lobbying for Lynch to..." March 19

  • Marshawn Lynch drops a hint on Twitter

    Pro Football Talk "Through the last two days of reporting and rumor-mongering and 21-hour teases about the possible unretirement of Marshawn Lynch, the player has been silent. (Then again, he pretty much always is.) On Saturday night, Lynch dropped a hint as to his plans on Twitter. Lynch retweeted a message..." March 19

  • Bills' Hauschka found Seahawks' decision to let him go 'an interesting move'

    Buffalo News "Stephen Hauschka doesn't feel comfortable discussing the subject. As with most kickers, it's always best to try to keep negative occurrences as far in the past as possible. This one still stings, though. A lot. The Seattle Seahawks, with whom Hauschka spent six of his last nine NFL seasons,..." March 19

  • Pro Bowl LT Ryan Clady visits with the Seahawks

    Yardbarker "Even after adding former Jacksonville Jaguars first-round bust Luke Joeckel to the mix last week, the Seattle Seahawks are in desperate need for help along their offensive line. In doing as much as they can to find potential upgrades, the Seahawks have apparently met with former Denver Broncos..." March 18

  • Seahawks add another offensive lineman

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks have added another body to a unit whose body of work has not been great in recent years. Via Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the team signed veteran offensive lineman Oday Aboushi. The 26-year-old blocker entered the NFL as a fifth-round draft pick of the Jets in 2013. He has..." March 18

  • If Marshawn Lynch unretires, Seahawks would likely be forced to release him

    ESPN "ESPN's Adam Schefter and Josina Anderson reported Friday morning that the Oakland Raiders are strongly considering trying to coax running back Marshawn Lynch out of retirement. The Seattle Seahawks placed Lynch on the retired/reserved list last May. If he decides to come out of retirement, they..." March 18

  • Marshawn Lynch isn’t coming back, no matter how much the media is enamored with a comeback

    Yardbarker "If you weren’t entirely swayed by the reports on Friday morning of Marshawn Lynch’s imminent return to the NFL, you can’t be blamed. Various NFL outlets have been pushing Lynch return reports over the course of the last year. Back in May of 2016, former Seattle Seahawks teammate Richard Sherman..." March 18

  • Doug Baldwin: Richard Sherman sometimes lets his pride get in the way

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin sat in for an extended interview on the Brock and Salk show on 710 ESPN Seattle Wednesday and reflected on what he said was a frustrating 2016 season. "The sense of urgency kind of wavered into the realm of frustration," Baldwin said. "We were..." March 18

  • Seahawks seem open to a Lynch trade

    CBS Sports "Although the Raiders definitely seem to be interested in bringing Marshawn Lynch to Oakland for the upcoming NFL season, it’s not going to be that easy, and that’s because the Seahawks hold all the cards when it comes to making any potential deal. If Lynch decides to come out of retirement,..." March 18

  • Slim pickings remain in free agency

    Pro Football Talk "There aren’t many big moves left to make in free agency. Sure, there’s still the question of whether our No. 1 free agent, Le’Veon Bell, will sign a long-term deal in Pittsburgh or play this season on the franchise tag. And there are big names out there like Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles and..." March 18

  • Seahawks to host Ricky Jean Francois, Arthur Brown

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks will host free-agent visits with defensive tackle Ricky Jean-Francois and linebacker Arthur Brown, NFL Network reported. Jean-Francois was released by Washington earlier this week. He’s an eight-year veteran who played the last two seasons in Washington and previously played for..." March 17

  • Seahawks host linebacker Dekoda Watson for visit

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks’ continued search for linebacker depth has brought them to former Denver Broncos linebacker Dekoda Watson. According to Field Yates of, the Seahawks hosted Watson on a free agent visit on Thursday. The Seahawks have also brought in former San Francisco 49ers linebacker..." March 17

  • Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark has surgery — to remove appendix

    Seattle Times "A couple of mysterious social media posts over the last 24 hours had led to some inevitable curiosity about what was up with Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark. Clark cleared things up himself with a Tweet Thursday afternoon revealing he had an emergency surgery to remove his..." March 17

  • Luke Willson to return to Seahawks with 1-year deal

    ESPN "Free-agent tight end Luke Willson has agreed to return to the Seattle Seahawks on a one-year deal, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan on Friday. The source said the deal was worth up to $3 million with incentives. Willson, who turned 27 in January, has started 30 games over four..." March 17

  • Kamar Aiken lines up visits with Colts, Seahawks

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Kamar Aiken will be making a couple of free agent visits. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Aiken will visit with the Colts on Friday and is also scheduled for a visit with the Seahawks on Monday. Aiken has spent the last three seasons with the Ravens." March 17

  • Seahawks Sign LB Arthur Brown

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Seattle Seahawks officially signed LB Arthur Brown to a contract on Friday after he visited with the team earlier in the day. Brown, 26, is a former second-round pick of the Ravens but hasn’t come close to living up to his draft status. Brown was in the final year of his four-year, $3.554..." March 17

  • Marshawn Lynch yet to request release from 'Hawks "If Marshawn Lynch is going to reciprocate the Raiders' interest and come out of retirement to play for his hometown team, the first step is to convince the Seahawks to relinquish their rights to his services. Although Lynch is staying in shape and mulling over the idea of playing again, per NFL..." March 17

  • ‘Very good chance’ Marshawn Lynch ends retirement

    Larry Brown Sports "Get ready for a new round of Marshawn Lynch rumors. A source told Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk that there is a “very good chance” that Lynch will end his retirement after one year. The source doesn’t indicate that hinging on the Oakland Raiders making a move for him, either. The Seattle..." March 17

  • Are Raiders talking to Marshawn Lynch about return to NFL?

    San Jose Mercury News "Raiders broadcaster Greg Papa teased Raiders fans a bit Thursday with an implication about a potential upcoming move by the team. “They are talking to a certain running back,” Papa said at the end of his “Afternoon Delight” show on 95.7 The Game. “I’ll have to hold this for..." March 17

  • Lacy can earn $55K for each successful weigh-in

    ESPN "The $385,000 weight clause in Eddie Lacy's contract with the Seattle Seahawks is based on him hitting specific benchmarks on seven separate occasions, a league source told ESPN's Field Yates. For each weigh-in that Lacy reaches his target number, he can make $55,000. The numbers are 255..." March 17

  • Seahawks open to dealing Richard Sherman

    Newark Star-Ledger "Are Richard Sherman's days with the Seattle Seahawks numbered? According to one NFL insider, the star cornerback could be on the move this offseason--if Seattle gets the right price back in return. Michael Lombardi, a former executive for the New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns, San..." March 17

  • Seahawks get visit from free agent linebacker Michael Wilhoite

    Seattle Times "Asked two days after the season to name some positions in need of upgrade, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll mentioned adding depth at linebacker. The first apparent attempt to do that came Wednesday with Seattle reported as getting a visit from veteran 49ers’ linebacker Michael..." March 16

  • New Seahawks Running Back Eddie Lacy: “I’m Very Motivated To Prove Myself” "When it came to picking a new team, running back Eddie Lacy saw a perfect fit in the Seattle Seahawks, who when at their best in recent years have featured a running game that is equal parts explosive and punishing. “They definitely fit the way I run,” Lacy said Wednesday after officially signing..." March 16

  • Age, lack of upside turned Seahawks off Adrian Peterson pursuit

    Larry Brown Sports "The Seattle Seahawks never got far with their pursuit of Adrian Peterson, according to a report. The Seahawks ended up signing Eddie Lacy instead, and according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the team never even negotiated with Peterson. The Seahawks preferred someone younger and with more..." March 16

  • Seahawks looking for linebacker, safety depth

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks are taking a look at some veterans as they try to find some depth for their defense. According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the Seahawks brought 49ers linebacker Michael Wilhoite and Buccaneers safety Bradley McDougald in for visits. The 30-year-old Wilhoite has 36..." March 16

  • Eddie Lacy's contract with Seahawks includes weight bonus

    ESPN "The Seattle Seahawks are giving Eddie Lacy financial incentive to hit his target weight. Lacy's one-year contract with the Seahawks includes a $385,000 bonus that is tied to his weight, a league source told ESPN. It is unclear what weight Lacy needs to maintain in order to earn the bonus,..." March 15

  • Seahawks, Jets & Eagles Interested In Free Agent CB Marcus Cromartie

    NFL Trade Rumors "Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that free agent CB Marcus Cromartie is drawing interest from the Seahawks, Jets and Eagles. This comes after Cromartie visited with the Lions this past weekend. Cromartie, 26, originally signed on with the Chargers as an undrafted free agent out of..." March 15

  • Pete Carroll: Earl Thomas ‘way ahead of schedule’

    Sportsnaut "A broken leg ended the 2016 season early for Earl Thomas. But according to coach Pete Carroll, the Seattle Seahawks star’s recovery is going better than expected. That is certainly welcome news for the Seahawks. The 2017 offseason has not been especially kind to Seattle, especially the famed..." March 15

  • Seahawks Re-Sign CB Neiko Thorpe

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Seattle Seahawks announced Tuesday that they’ve re-signed CB Neiko Thorpe to a contract. Thorpe, 27, originally signed on with the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent out of Auburn back in 2012. He spent two years in Kansas City before he signed a future/reserve contract with the Raiders at..." March 14

  • Pete Carroll on Eddie Lacy: I want him big

    Pro Football Talk "After weighing a few options, the Seahawks have signed running back Eddie Lacy as a free agent. Shortly after word of that deal came from Lacy’s agents, Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Lacy weighed in at 267 pounds during a recent free agent visit. Lacy visited with..." March 14

  • Jamaal Charles to meet with Seahawks despite Lacy signing

    Larry Brown Sports "Seattle’s signing of running back Eddie Lacy does not eliminate the team’s interest in Jamaal Charles. Charles is set to visit with the Seahawks on Wednesday, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Charles was one of many running backs the Seahawks were taking a look at once free agency..." March 14

  • Seahawks To Sign RB Eddie Lacy

    Pro Football Rumors "Eddie Lacy is going to Seattle. The Seahawks and the running back have agreed to a one-year, $5.5MM deal with $3MM fully guaranteed, Adam Schefter of (on Twitter). Lacy now joins a running back group that already features C.J. Prosise and Thomas Rawls. Presumably, Lacy will be at the..." March 14

  • How does the Seahawks hosting free-agent tight end Jared Cook relate to Jimmy Graham?

    Tacoma News Tribune "Yet another Green Bay Packers free agent is heading to Seattle for a visit. Tight end Jared Cook will visit the Seahawks, as first reported on Monday by NFL Network. Cook is regarded as the best tight end on the free-agent market. He will join running back Eddie Lacy and the big one that got..." March 14

  • Adrian Peterson finished with Seahawks visit

    Pro Football Talk "Adrian Peterson has wrapped up his first visit as a free agent. Peterson arrived in Seattle on Sunday for a meeting with the Seahawks that stretched into Monday before wrapping up. Josina Anderson of ESPN reported on Monday evening that Peterson was on his way out of the city. He’s the..." March 13

  • T.J. Lang down to Lions, Packers and Seahawks

    Pro Football Talk "Free agent offensive lineman T.J. Lang is closing in on a decision. Lang said in a TV appearance in his hometown of Detroit that he’s down to three teams. The Lions are one; the Seahawks and Packers are the others. “I felt like those are the three teams ready to win now and have a great..." March 12

  • Seahawks “Focusing” On Adrian Peterson & Eddie Lacy

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jordan Schultz of the Huffington Post reports that the Seahawks are focusing on free agent running backs Eddie Lacy and Adrian Peterson and remain committed to signing a veteran running back. Seattle has already met with Lacy and is reportedly hosting Peterson for a visit today. Beyond that,..." March 12

  • Adrian Peterson scheduled to meet with Seahawks in his first visit of free agency

    CBS Sports "After sitting out the first three days of free agency, it looks like Adrian Peterson is finally ready to find out what he’s worth on the open market. CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports that Peterson is scheduled to meet with the Seahawks this week in what will be his first visit..." March 12

  • Former Raiders RB Latavius Murray to meet with Jaguars, Seahawks

    USA Today "Former Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray is already expected to walk out of the Raiders’ doors, but which doors he will open next has yet to be determined. Murray will explore potential contract opportunities with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Monday and the Seattle Seahawks on..." March 12

  • Seahawks in great position to sign former Packers guard T.J. Lang

    ALL 22 "The Green Bay Packers are hoping to re-sign Pro Bowl guard T.J. Lang this offseason, but by letting him get to free agency they’re running a significant risk. And it sounds like that risk might wind up costing them, as Lang just wrapped up a visit with the Seattle Seahawks and is reportedly..." March 12

  • J.J. Wilcox scheduled to visit Seahawks, Buccaneers

    Pro Football Talk "Former Dallas Cowboys safety J.J. Wilcox has scheduled visits with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Seattle Seahawks, according to Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News. Wilcox has started 38 of the 58 games he’s played for the Cowboys over the last four seasons. He’s recorded 214 tackles with..." March 10

  • Chance the Rapper Inspires Michael Bennett to Donate His 2017 Endorsement Money: 'The System Is Failing Our Kids'

    Complex "Just two days after Chance the Rapper announced that he would be donating $1 million to the Chicago Public School system, Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett made a similar move by saying he'd donate all his 2017 endorsement money to "rebuild minority communities through s.t.e.a.m..." March 10

  • Seahawks visiting with RBs Eddie Lacy, Latavius Murray

    Larry Brown Sports "The Seattle Seahawks are looking to add a running back to their roster. Seattle has visits scheduled with free agent running backs Eddie Lacy and Latavius Murray. Lacy’s agency says the running back is set to meet with the Vikings as well as the Seahawks and his current team, the Green Bay..." March 09

  • Seahawks sign Luke Joeckel to add to offensive line

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks will sign veteran free agent offensive lineman Luke Joeckel to a one-year contract, according to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter since confirmed by several other reports. The signing would be the first for Seattle of the 2017 free agent signing period. Joeckel was the..." March 09

  • Jamaal Charles will visit Seattle next week

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks have no immediate interest in running back Adrian Peterson. They have plenty of immediate interest in running back Jamaal Charles. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Charles will visit Seattle next week. If signed, he would join a depth chart currently led by Thomas..." March 09

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