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SEAHAWKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Michael Bennett fined over $17K for nasty hit on Alex Smith

It hasn’t been a very great week for Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett. According to a report by NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Bennett has been fined for $17,363 for hitting Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in the head and neck area in the Week 2 preseason game. This doesn’t help Bennett’s case as it pertains to quarterbacks, who were the target of...
Via Sportsnaut
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: The Hit On Alex Smith That Is Costing Seattle Seahawks DT Michael Bennett $17,363

The referee didn't feel the need to throw a flag on Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Michael Bennett, but the league decided that they didn't like what they saw. It is understandable why the league did. It is a helmet to helmet hit; something the league has been trying hard to eliminate. So they fined him $17,363 for it.Does he deserve it? Read more »
Via FatManWriting
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

CB Richard Sherman sees the benefits from absences in secondary

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is taking the glass half full approach to the team's banged up secondary and feels it may be for the best in the long run. "It's given some of the other guys a chance to grow, a chance to play more, to get more plays, to get more experience than they would have if we were practicing," Sherman said, via ESPN. "Obviously it gives us...
Via 60 Max Power O
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wilson: Comments about miracle water ‘perceived wrong’

Comments made by Russell Wilson in a Rolling Stone interview that implied a concussion he suffered was cured by Reliant Recovery Water — a product he happens to endorse — ignited a media firestorm Wednesday that even the apparent miracle water would be able to extinguish. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback on Thursday attempted to clarify the comments touting the restorative...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Marshawn Lynch settles $75,000 fine for avoiding media

Marshawn Lynch and the NFL reportedly have reached a settlement regarding the $75,000 fine he was assessed due to his refusal to speak with the media after the Seattle Seahawks beat the Green Bay Packers in the NFL Championship Game, per Ian Rapoport. An appeal hearing, scheduled for this week, has been canceled. Interestingly, the fine had not been previously reported nor disclosed...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks praise LB Kevin Pierre-Louis: 'He is a classic weakside linebacker'

The Seattle Seahawks drafted linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis with the No. 132 overall pick of the 2014 NFL Draft, he appeared in seven games as a sub-package linebacker before a shoulder injury ended his season. In 2015, Pierre-Louis is showing his tremendous upside and skill set that includes blazing speed. With the uncertainty around Bruce Irvin and his return in 2016, Pierre...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Three Seattle Seahawks whose fantasy football value will take off in 2015

It’s almost September, which means its time to stop messing around and get your fantasy football team in shape for 2015. If you’re one of those homers who needs to have players from your favorite team on your squad, then you could certainly do worse than picking one of these three guys. Here are three Seattle Seahawks who should see their fantasy value jump this season… AROUND...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks’ Stars straddle line between insanity, genius

In the last month, Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor started holding out for more money despite having three years left on his contract, defensive end Michael Bennett compared staying with the team to a wife staying with her husband because of the kids and quarterback Russell Wilson thinks nanobubble water prevented a concussion and healed a teammate’s knee. All three...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson: ‘Recovery Water’ healed NFC title game head injury

Russell Wilson, one of the most compelling players in the NFL, is the subject of a lengthy profile in an upcoming issue of Rolling Stone. And in the piece among other assorted interesting tidbits about the Seattle Seahawks quarterback is his claim that something called “Recovery Water” aided in his quick recovery from a head injury last season. Entitled “Russell Wilson:...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Marshawn Lynch fined for avoiding media at NFC title game

Marshawn Lynch famously greeted reporters at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day with the line, “I’m just here so I won’t get fined.” Apparently he should have employed that strategy two weeks earlier. The enigmatic Seattle Seahawks running back has heard from the NFL regarding a $75,000 fine for failing to speak to the media after last season’s NFC Championship Game against the...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Baldwin: Kam Chancellor holdout 'the price of success'

Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor is currently holding out in hopes of receiving a new contract, and wide receiver Doug Baldwin offered a perfect summary of the situation. Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times writes Baldwin called Chancellor’s situation “the price of success.” Baldwin said: “I know exactly what he’s doing. I support Kam Chancellor as a person. I...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett slams contracts given to mediocre quarterbacks

If there’s one thing we know about Michael Bennett, it’s that he is not afraid to speak his mind. On Tuesday, it was quarterbacks, specifically ones not in the top tier, who were squarely in the cross hairs of the Seahawks defensive lineman. During an interview with 710 ESPN in Seattle, Bennett voiced his thoughts on the large contracts being signed by “mediocre” quarterbacks...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks make several roster moves waiving CB Jeremy Crayton, sign WR Deshon Foxx

According to Seahawks.com, the Seattle Seahawks waived cornerback Jeremy Crayton while re-signing wide receiver Deshon Foxx. Foxx signed with Seattle after working out for the team at their rookie minicamp, but was released at the start of training camp. Seahawks.com writes: 'Foxx was with the club through the early stages of training camp but was waived ahead of the team...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks Spotlight:  Tyler Lockett Looks Like The Real Deal Holyfield

2015 NFLX – Solid Performances By Lockett Tyler Lockett is starting to look like a 3rd round steal for the Seattle Seahawks.   Sure the Seattle Seahawks had to trade up in the third round to nab the speedy Lockett but what the Seahawks got in a return on that investment seems to be as good as gold. Lockett is a Kansas State University alum and where gained All American status...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: The Preseason Rook Report Week 2

Welcome to the 2015 Rook Report; this is a quick analysis of the rookies that we saw in the Seahawks’ preseason game versus the Kansas City Chiefs. This analysis only includes true rookies and it is the 2nd in a 4 part series extending through the preseason. This list does not comprise all rookies, but rather the ones who made impressions on the SSU staff during the game. The impact...
Via Seattle Side Up!
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks' Kam Chancellor threatening to sit out season

The Seattle Seahawks have one of the most feared defensive units in the history of the NFL — let alone in the league right now. Sure, the Seahawks have studs at all three levels of their defense. The defensive line has Michael Bennett, Cliff Avril, Brandon Mebane, and even Frank Clark has been impressing as of late. The core of linebackers is led by Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright...
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Seattle Seahawks

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Seattle Seahawks. 2014 in a nutshell: After a slow start thanks to a possible Super Bowl hangover, they get hot down the stretch and make another run to the big game, falling just short on a Russell Wilson interception in the final moments against...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Tyler Lockett is the next big thing in Seattle

Tyler Lockett (Courtesy NFL.com) Tyler Lockett has given the Seattle Seahawks something to be excited about after his first two preseason performances. Although the Seahawks lost their first two preseason games, preseason records are never a factor going in to the regular season and coaches are mostly looking at player performance. Lockett, in the first preseason game was not targeted...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks Rookie Wide Receiver Tyler Lockett Continues To Impress In Second Preseason Game

During their first preseason game the Seattle Seahawks got an idea of the talent they drafted in former Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett thanks to some dazzling work in the kick-return game. Friday night against the Kansas City Chiefs he put his pass catching skills on display with three receptions for 42 yards including a beauty of a 25-yard catch of an R.J. Archer pass...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seattle Seahawks DL Brandon Mebane Destroys Chiefs TE Travis Kelce When He Tries To Block Him

Offenses will often use a certain type of block called a crack back in order to catch defenders off guard and hopefully allow a running back to break free. That was what Travis Kelce was trying to do for Knile Davis Friday night when he attempted to block Seahawks defensive lineman Brandon Mebane. That's 311 pound defensive lineman Brandon Mebane.Kelce is a good tight end, but it...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kam Chancellor’s holdout has no end in sight

Kam Chancellor hasn’t suited up alongside the “Legion of Boom” throughout the preseason, and the Seattle Seahawks don’t appear to be getting their safety back soon. According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, Chancellor’s agent Alvin Keels says the 27-year-old won’t report to camp unless his contract is addressed. Keels said: “The team and I have been in contact, but...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Darrell Bevell: I wouldn’t change final Super Bowl play call

    Most people can agree that the Seattle Seahawks would be the 2015 Super Bowl champion had they simply handed the ball to Marshawn Lynch at the goal line. But if offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell had a time machine that would allow him to go back and run the play again, he wouldn’t change a thing. In an interview with Peter King of The MMQB this week, Bevell said he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett talks great trash to star quarterbacks

    Michael Bennett is one of the more outspoken, funnier players in the NFL, so it’s no surprise to hear that he also talks some great trash to opposing quarterbacks. In a feature with Seattle Met, the Seahawks defensive lineman spoke unfiltered and shared his opinions on a range of subjects. One of the best things to come from the feature was him sharing some of his great...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks no longer using Texas A&M’s 'home of the 12th man'

Congratulations, Texas A&M fans. You are now the only official “12th Man” in major American sports once again. For years, Texas A&M received payments from the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks for use of the trademarked phrase, and now, it appears that Seattle is going in a different direction. Based on new signage, the Seahawks are now referring to CenturyLink Field as “Home...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pete Carroll takes nasty fall during kickoff return

Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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