Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks Could Lose 2nd Round Pick For Not Disclosing Sherman Injury

    Real GM Football "The Seattle Seahawks could be penalized a second round pick by the NFL for failing to disclose Richard Sherman's knee injury. Sherman revealed after the Seahawks were eliminated from the playoffs that he played the second half of the season with an MCL injury." January 19

  • NFL looking into failure to disclose Richard Sherman injury

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to the Seahawks failing to disclose the in-season knee injury to cornerback Richard Sherman, they weren’t caught with a hand in the cookie jar. They admitted after successfully fleeing the scene that they had taken cookies and eaten them. And now the NFL, which initially had no..." January 17

  • NFL declines comment on Seahawks’ failure to disclose Richard Sherman injury

    Pro Football Talk "Amazingly, the Seahawks blatantly violated the rules of the NFL’s injury reports by concealing a knee injury to cornerback Richard Sherman. Even more amazingly, coach Pete Carroll freely admitted to it. Not surprisingly, the NFL is saying nothing about it. Reached by PFT for comment on the..." January 16

  • Richard Sherman ‘has some regrets’ after playing with ‘significant’ MCL injury much of thet season

    Sportsnaut "Richard Sherman didn’t look right during the blowout loss suffered by the Seattle Seahawks to the Atlanta Falcons in the Divisional Round Saturday. He didn’t look right at all. Slow to react, repeatedly torched for big gains, Sherman appeared to be a shell of his normally dominant self. And now..." January 16

  • Richard Sherman’s media boycott ends, for now

    Pro Football Talk "As of last week, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said that if he had anything to say, he’d write it on social media. And then, after Saturday night’s win over the Lions, Richard Sherman said things in response to questions from the media. In one of the most overlooked developments of..." January 09

  • Richard Sherman Is Not Apologizing

    SI "Richard Sherman had the carpets made a few weeks after Super Bowl XLVIII, the 43-8 torching of the Denver Broncos on Feb. 2, 2014 in New Jersey. They’re the size and shape of doormats, navy and gray and neon green, with the words “Legion of Boom” stitched below a Seahawks logo, and the jersey..." January 05

  • Seahawks' Sherman locks out local media... again

    Seattle Post-Intelligencer "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman declined interview requests from local media members ahead of Seattle's wild-card playoff game versus the Detroit Lions. Sherman, 28, sat out his weekly press conference for the second consecutive week following a Dec. 20 press conference in which he..." January 05

  • Pete Carroll was ‘surprised’ by Richard Sherman media incident

    Larry Brown Sports "Pete Carroll came pretty close to saying he was disappointed with Richard Sherman without actually using those words. Speaking with the media on Thursday, Carroll acknowledged he was “a little surprised” by Sherman’s exchange with a Seattle radio host where the defensive back threatened to ruin..." December 23

  • Richard Sherman apologizes for threatening to “ruin” reporter’s career

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman faced plenty of questions on Tuesday about his strenuous objections to the team’s offensive play calling on Thursday night against the Rams. He apparently faced one more than he wanted. “What I don’t quite understand is Darrell Bevell is calling plays and he..." December 21

  • Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman: No regrets over sideline outburst against Rams

    Seattle Times "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman expressed so sign of apology or hint of regret for his actions last Thursday when he met the media for the first time since then on Tuesday. Instead, Sherman clung to his statement that he had a right to question the coaches for a play call of a pass from the..." December 20

  • Sherman threatens to revoke reporter's credential

    SI "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman threatened to revoke a reporter's credentials as he walked off following a Tuesday afternoon press conference. In Thursday's victory over the Los Angeles Rams, Sherman question the coaches' call for pass from the one-yard-line in the third quarter...." December 20

  • Carroll on hour-long meeting with Sherman after tirade: 'He knows that wasn't right'

    247 Sports "A day later and cooler heads have prevailed between Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and head coach Pete Carroll. Carroll officially cleared the air on the second Sherman sideline outburst of the season, when he sat down with 710 ESPN Seattle's 'Brock and Salk' show and the..." December 16

  • Richard Sherman irked by Seahawks' goal-line throws

    NFL.com "Richard Sherman, star Seahawks cornerback, is not so different than your average Seahawks fan or Thomas Rawls fantasy football owner. "I'm upset about us throwing from the 1 (yard line)," Sherman told reporters when asked to explain his sideline blowup Thursday night at offensive coordinator..." December 16

  • Shannon Sharpe: Teams will start to retaliate against Richard Sherman

    Fox Sports "Seattle Seahawks star Richard Sherman came under fire for a controversial hit on Bills kicker Dan Carpenter (which came after Sherman had clearly jumped offsides) earlier this season, and on Sunday in a loss to the Packers, Sherman leveled wide receiver Davante Adams with a cheap shot from behind...." December 15

  • Sherman calls Thursday games 'poopfest'

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks and Rams will play on Thursday Night Football this week. Or in the words of Richard Sherman, the two teams will compete in a "poopfest." The Seahawks cornerback had no issue ripping the NFL for an issue that's been relayed by countless players over the years: Thursday night game..." December 14

  • Richard Sherman on the Seahawks: ‘Everybody needs to get a wake-up call’

    Seattle Times "Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright slumped at his locker, staring blankly ahead, still in pads. Cornerback Richard Sherman spent a few minutes recounting the game with cornerback DeShawn Shead and safety Steven Terrell. Other players looked at their phones, packed their bags and headed for the..." December 12

  • Seahawk Richard Sherman: Punishment for Cam Newton was appropriate

    Seattle Times "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was as surprised as everybody else when Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers began and Derek Anderson was at quarterback instead of Cam Newton. “I thought maybe there was an injury to Cam that they may have been withholding or he sprained his hand in..." December 08

  • Richard Sherman on Cam Newton grabbing '12th man' flag: 'I guess karma gets you'

    ESPN "After the Carolina Panthers beat the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round of last year's playoffs, quarterback Cam Newton ran around Bank of America Stadium high-fiving fans. But when one Seahawks fan dangled a "12" flag near Newton, he grabbed it, crumpled it up and tossed it -- all with a..." December 01

  • Richard Sherman on Carson Wentz: 'He wasn't shook. He's a rook.'

    USA Today "It’s safe to say Richard Sherman wasn’t surprised the Seattle Seahawks’ talented, experienced defense got the better of Carson Wentz on Sunday, even if the Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie quarterback didn’t show outward signs of being rattled. “He was poised. He wasn’t shook. He’s a rook. That’s..." November 21

  • Richard Sherman reiterates call for simpler rule book

    Pro Football Talk "As the Seahawks prepare to face the Patriots for the first time since Super Bowl XLIX, Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman has reiterated his call for the NFL to make the rules that apply to every game simpler. Asked by Mike Tirico of NBC’s Football Night in America to identify the one change..." November 13

  • Seahawk Richard Sherman says NFL bowed to public pressure in fining him for hit on Buffalo’s Dan Carpenter

    Seattle Times "Seahawk cornerback Richard Sherman said Thursday he will not appeal a fine levied against him by the NFL for what was determined to be a late hit on Buffalo kicker Dan Carpenter in Seattle’s 31-25 win over the Bills Monday night. That doesn’t mean he agrees with it. Sherman said he received..." November 11

  • NFL fines Richard Sherman $9,000 for hit on Bills punter

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks and Richard Sherman surely did catch a break late in the first half of Monday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. With Buffalo attempting a field goal at the end of the half, Sherman jumped off-sides and ran into Bills punter Dan Carpenter. The result of the of the play was a..." November 10

  • Dan Carpenter wife Kaela threatens to cut off Richard Sherman’s balls

    Larry Brown Sports "Richard Sherman has taken a lot of heat for diving in the direction of Buffalo Bills kicker Dan Carpenter’s legs on Monday night, but nobody took things further than Carpenter’s wife Kaela. After the game ended, Kaela Carpenter threatened to chop off Sherman’s man parts. No,..." November 08

  • Richard Sherman's short list of top receivers leaves off some surprising names

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman has long been known as one of the NFL's best cornerbacks, so his opinion on the toughest wide receivers in the NFL to cover carries a good deal of weight. Sherman operates within Seattle's Cover-3 defense and at times has largely stayed to one side of the field (particularly a few..." November 05

  • Richard Sherman: NFL admitted multiple officiating mistakes in Seahawks-Saints

    Pro Football Talk "During a 15-minute press conference that touched on a wide variety of topics and concerns, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman dropped more than a few intriguing nuggets. Here’s one: Sherman said the NFL admitted after Sunday’s loss to the Saints that the officials made three mistakes that hurt..." November 04

  • Richard Sherman: TV ratings down because NFL ‘isn’t fun anymore’

    Larry Brown Sports "There have been a lot of questions and speculation about why NFL ratings are down this season. Is it due to the public’s interest in the presidential election? The poor quality of primetime games? The national anthem protests? Well, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has another theory..." November 03

  • Richard Sherman criticizes NFL for 'legislating the emotion out of the game'

    Fox Sports "The Players' Tribune published a column Thursday by Seattle Seahawks three-time Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman in which the 28-year-old criticizes the NFL for a variety of its policies (namely, the personal conduct policy) and misjudgments. Sherman regularly speaks his mind on..." October 27

  • Richard Sherman showed up to a press conference in a full Harry Potter costume

    USA Today "Richard Sherman is a Gryffindor, apparently. The Seahawks cornerback showed up to his weekly press conference dress in a full costume from Harry Potter. He had the Gryffindor robe, tie and a wand. It was quite a legitimate setup. This was how he made his entrance — Harry Potter music and..." October 26

  • Julio Jones: I was interfered with, but we’re on to the next one

    ESPN "Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones said there was no doubt Richard Sherman interfered with Jones on his team's final play in Atlanta's 26-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Jones tried to make a catch deep down the middle on fourth-and-10 with under two minutes remaining. Instead, QB..." October 17

  • Richard Sherman likely to shadow Julio Jones on Sunday

    ESPN "Richard Sherman was asked Wednesday about the criticism that gets directed at cornerbacks who don't shadow opposing No. 1 wide receivers. "People are like, 'Oh man, you're not following him. You're scared of him.' It's like, I don't call the defense," Sherman said. "I don't call the plays...." October 13

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis refuses to discuss feud with Richard Sherman

    ESPN "Residual feelings from the Darrelle Revis-Richard Sherman feud, dormant for nearly three years, resurfaced Thursday in the New York Jets' locker room. Moments after declaring Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks "a must-win for us," the Jets' star cornerback's mood turned snippy when..." September 29

  • Richard Sherman says players 'don't have a reason to trust the NFL'

    Fox Sports "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is one of the more vocal players in the NFL, always sharing his thoughts on societal issues, as well as those surrounding the league itself. On Thursday, he shared a video via the Players’ Tribune on the relationship between players and the NFL – one..." September 29

  • Richard Sherman refuses to answer questions at press conference over shootings

    Pro Football Talk "A new form of NFL player protest has emerged regarding concerns over police misconduct involving African-American citizens. On Wednesday, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman refused to answer questions at his weekly media availability in response two recent shootings of African-American men by..." September 21