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Seattle Seahawks Get Their Super Bowl Rings, Fans Can ‘virtually’ Wear One
June 20th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
The Seattle Seahawks got their bling Thursday night. The entire 2013-14 team and staff received their Super Bowl XLVIII championship rings at a private ceremony in downtown Seattle.  ***PHOTO1***  The ring was made by Tiffany & Co., after several meetings between the team's owner, Paul Allen, head coach Pete Carroll, general manager John...

Seattle Seahawks Complete Three-Day Mini-camp; Pete Carroll Singles Out a Few Rookies
May 21st, 2014 at 4:45 PM
The Seattle Seahawks franchise has become a very, very popular destination for players not selected in the NFL Draft. But that’s just what happens when a team wins the Super Bowl and have numerous starters who were either late-round picks or who went undrafted. ***VIDEO1*** Head coach Pete Carroll and general manager...

Pete Carroll Says Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers Share Similarities in Overall Formula
September 11th, 2013 at 4:57 PM
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll told reporters today that the San Francisco 49ers and the Seahawks share similar approaches in running the ball and mixing in a strong passing game. "They've come up with a fantastic passing game with their quarterback and they've really shown that they've expanded that in...

Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Training Camp Competition Preview
July 21st, 2012 at 8:36 AM
The Seattle Seahawks have one of the most intriguing quarterback competitions in the league. This summer, Tarvaris Jackson, Matt Flynn and Russell Wilson will compete to be the starting quarterback of the Seahawks. What adds to the intrigue of this competition is the fact that Seahawks’ head coach Pete Carroll...

Seattle Seahawks’ First Round Draft Pick Bruce Irvin was Surprised by Pete Carroll
April 28th, 2012 at 1:48 PM
Seattle Seahawks’ first round draft pick Bruce Irvin told the media this morning that he thought he might be selected somewhere between 26 and 32 or possibly early on day two of the 2012 NFL Draft and was surprised when he received a phone call from Pete Carroll right before...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says 1st Round Draft Pick Bruce Irvin was a Tightly Kept Secret
April 27th, 2012 at 11:42 AM
“A ton of teams would have taken this kid had they known him better” Pete Carroll ***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported today on 710 AM ESPN with “Brock and Salk” that Bruce Irvin was a tightly kept secret leading up to yesterday’s first round pick in the 2012 NFL Draft....

Seattle Seahawks Pick Defensive Pass Rusher Bruce Irvin in First Round of 2012 NFL Draft
April 26th, 2012 at 7:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks selected West Virginia Mountaineers defensive end Bruce Irvin today in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Irvin at 6’2” 245 pounds, is known for aggressive bull rushing against larger offensive tackles. Known for quickness off the snap, he most likely will be used immediately at...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll and John Schneider Collaborate to Address Needs in the NFL Draft
April 24th, 2012 at 5:47 PM
As the 2012 NFL Draft nears, there is much media speculation about which team will draft what player and for what reason. However, aside from the teams who have already committed their first pick, (the Colts will draft Andrew Luck and the Redskins Robert Griffin III) draft selections will remain...

Seattle Seahawks Promote Community Partnerships with Seahawks 12k Run
April 8th, 2012 at 10:44 AM
The Third Annual Seahawks 12k Run was held at The Landing in Renton last Sunday, drawing over 3,000 participants to the events. The 12k race began at The Landing, taking runners along the shore of Lake Washington and around the Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC) before heading back down the...

NFL Rule Changes 2012: New Rules and Impact on the Seahawks
March 31st, 2012 at 4:34 PM
NFL owners met in Palm Beach, Fl this week to discuss potential rule changes for the upcoming season. They reviewed tapes of relevant plays and calls from last season and eventually voted, passing five of seven proposed changes and tabling several bylaw proposals for later discussion. The owners voted as...

Seattle Seahawks—Favorites in the NFC West for 2012?
March 25th, 2012 at 9:59 AM
With their noses fixed firmly to the grind stone for the past two years, coach Pete Carroll and GM John Schneider have been hard at work reconstructing the Seahawks' house from the foundation up. And though they had their work cut out for them, their collective vision appears on the...

Seattle Seahawks Pick up Offensive Lineman Frank Omiyale
March 23rd, 2012 at 4:19 PM
The Seattle Seahawks have announced the addition of offensive lineman Frank Omiyale to the roster. Omiyale was released by the Chicago Bears on March 1, 2012 after three seasons on the team. Coaches cited the need to free up salary-cap space as the reason for his departure and had positive...

New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton Suspended Without Pay, Team Fined $500,000 for Violation of NFL “bounty” Rule
March 21st, 2012 at 2:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Commissioner Roger Goodell of The National Football League released an official statement this afternoon that discipline will be imposted on the New Orleans Saints for team management violations of the NFL’S long-statnding “bounty” rule that endangered player safety over a three-year period. Saints head coach Sean Payton is suspended without...

Seattle Seahawks’ Off-Season Moves Reveal Confidence in Current Roster
March 17th, 2012 at 10:02 AM
Less than a week into the NFL's free agency period, the Seattle Seahawks relative inactivity speaks volumes about coach Pete Carroll's assessment of his team's roster. True to his word, Carroll had stated heading in to the off-season that the roster was pretty well set and that a repeat of...

A Seattle Seahawks Dynasty is Possible This Decade, Part 2
March 15th, 2012 at 9:00 PM
The Seattle Seahawks are in a position to build a consistently winning, playoff contending team and if the franchise is able to find and retain several pieces of the puzzle it could well become a two-time Super Bowl winner and dynasty this decade.   ***PHOTO1*** There’s a confidence about the team that...

Seattle Seahawks’ Head Coach Pete Carroll Receives Norm Maleng Advocate for Youth Award
March 2nd, 2012 at 11:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Thursday morning Pete Carroll received the Norm Maleng Advocate for Youth Award during the Center for Children & Youth Justice annual breakfast at the Sheraton Hotel in Downtown Seattle. Carroll was recognized for his recent efforts to create a neighborhood anti-gang youth organization in the area named A Better Seattle. Late...

Red Bryant’s Playing Style and Unique Qualities Compliment Pete Carroll’s Player Strategy for the Seattle Seahawks
February 26th, 2012 at 9:47 PM
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported Friday from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis that the team would love to have defensive end Red Bryant back and is doing everything it can to keep him from leaving the team through free agency. ***PHOTO1*** When the media hinted Bryant might be overrated, Carroll...

Seattle Seahawks Roster Questions for General Manager John Schneider
January 5th, 2012 at 9:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks offense enters the offseason with a some major questions to address. The quarterback position with Tarvaris Jackson going into the final year of his contract along with the likely release of Charlie Whitehurst is beginning to bubble into a continuous debate. The impatient Seattle media and the Seahawks...

2011 Seattle Seahawks Team Expectations Unfulfilled Says Pete Carroll
January 4th, 2012 at 9:00 PM
The 7-9 Seattle Seahawks finished the 2011 season with the same record they had one year ago. However, this year Seattle finished third in the NFC West behind the San Francisco 49ers (13-3) and Arizona Cardinals (8-8). Although head coach Pete Carroll is happy with the foundation of the team...

Seattle Seahawks Lose to Arizona Cardinals in Overtime 23-20
January 1st, 2012 at 8:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks lost in overtime to the Arizona Cardinals 23-20 today in Glendale Arizona. Seattle never led in the contest, playing catch-up the entire game. Seahawks 2011 placement in the NFC West is final with Seattle (7-9) third, behind Arizona (8-8) and San Francisco (13-3). The Seahawks tied the game...