Doug Baldwin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Baldwin, Burfict fined $12K for middle finger gestures

    ESPN "Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin were each fined $12,154 for unsportsmanlike conduct after the players raised middle fingers in separate games Sunday, sources told ESPN. Burfict stuck both of his middle fingers up toward the stands..." November 25

  • Why Doug Baldwin flipped the bird to the Seahawks' sideline before his TD pass

    ESPN "As he broke the huddle with 7:50 left in the third quarter Sunday, wide receiver Doug Baldwin had a message for offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and the Seattle Seahawks' sideline, so he flipped them the bird. "We’re in the f---ing red zone, and you want me to throw the ball?" Baldwin said..." November 21

  • Malcolm Butler braces for Doug Baldwin

    Boston Herald "Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin is cut from the same cloth as Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler. Both were undrafted, might be labeled as undersized and absolutely play with an edge to their games. If those two line up against one another tomorrow night at Gillette Stadium, which seems to..." November 13

  • Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin says some NFL owners have stifled anthem protests

    Fox Sports "After San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's polarizing national anthem protest went viral and sparked passionate debate from fans and fellow players, many NFL teams across the league -- and even athletes outside of the NFL -- began protesting the national anthem in their own way in..." October 06

  • Doug Baldwin, Seahawks meet with Seattle Police Department officers

    Larry Brown Sports "Doug Baldwin has been very outspoken on the topic of national anthem protests, and the Seattle Seahawks receiver is an advocate of establishing better relations between police officers and the community. On Monday, Baldwin and some teammates tried to make some progress on that front. According..." October 04

  • Doug Baldwin receiving death threats over anthem protest

    Seattle Times "Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin says in an interview scheduled to air Tuesday on “60 Minutes Sports” that he has received death threats for actions he has taken in response to police shootings of African-Americans. “I did,” he said, according to a transcript provided by Showtime, which will air..." October 01

  • Seahawks' Doug Baldwin calls for nationwide review of police policies

    USA Today "One day after Richard Sherman spoke out against police use of excessive force, one of his Seattle Seahawks teammates made a call to action. Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin outlined a plan Thursday to evaluate standing policies for police across the country. "As an american black male in..." September 22

  • Baldwin's MRI comes back negative

    CBS Sports "Baldwin's (knee) MRI taken Monday returned negative, ESPN's Josina Anderson reports. Baldwin expressed discomfort with the way his knee felt following Sunday's loss to the Rams, but gave a more positive update just a day later." September 19

  • Baldwin: Seahawks plan to stand with interlocked arms 'in unity'

    Seattle Times "Roughly 24 hours before kickoff of the Seahawks’ season opener against Miami Sunday, receiver Doug Baldwin revealed the team’s pre-game plans for a demonstration of unity. Specifically, Baldwin — in a video he released via his Twitter page — said the team will “stand and interlock arms in..." September 10

  • Seahawks' Baldwin: 'We never said there was a protest'

    Seattle Times "The Seattle Seahawks players are keeping secret the specifics of their planned demonstration of unity before Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. But receiver Doug Baldwin, who has been one of the leaders in formulating the action, was adamant Friday that it should not be viewed as a..." September 10

  • Doug Baldwin supports Colin Kaepernick protest

    SI "Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin tweeted his support of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Friday. Kaepernick has garnered many reactions after not standing during the national anthem to protest racial inequality in America. Kaepernick sat during the anthem in the first three games of the..." September 03

  • Doug Baldwin takes issue with Michael Bennett’s contract stance

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks have been a feisty bunch during training camp and the preseason. Michael Bennett has been involved in multiple on-field fights. Meanwhile, best buddies Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin just went at it during practice this week. Whether this tells us anything about the..." August 24

  • Doug Baldwin admits agitating after practice-fight with Richard Sherman

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett talked about upholding the “code,” after he was thrown out of practice for fighting. But for Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin, some things supersede the code, as their offense tries to establish its identity after an offseason of change. “I mean,..." August 24

  • Doug Baldwin recalls humbling start to career after signing extension

    Pro Football Talk "Tuesday’s announcement that the Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension didn’t come as much of a surprise given how often both sides talked this offseason about wanting to get a deal done. Telling someone in 2011 that Baldwin would one day ink a..." June 29

  • Doug Baldwin signs 4-year extension with Seahawks

    NFL.com "Entering his sixth NFL season, Doug Baldwin has already earned his third professional contract. The Seahawks signed Baldwin to a four-year, $46 million contract extension Tuesday that will keep him under contract through the 2020 season, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported, via a source..." June 28

  • Seahawks working on a contract extension with Doug Baldwin

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks and receiver Doug Baldwin are working on a contract extension, coach Pete Carroll said on Thursday. Baldwin is entering the final season of a three-year deal signed in the spring of 2014 worth $13 million overall. Some analysts think Baldwin could command $10 million per season...." June 17