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Seattle Seahawks Sign Top Draft Picks Frank Clark and Tyler Lockett
May 27th, 2015 at 8:54 AM
***PHOTO1***The Seattle Seahawks first two draft selections, defensive end Frank Clark and wide receiver Tyler Lockett finalized four-year contracts with the franchise yesterday. Six of Seattle’s eight draft picks signed four-year contracts with the team earlier this month, totaling $14.8 million. Yesterday’s agreements raise the investment in the 2015 NFL Draft...

Seattle Seahawks’ Draft Pick Tyler Lockett to Attend NFLPA Rookie Premiere This Week in Los Angeles
May 26th, 2015 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ recently drafted rookie wide receiver Tyler Lockett, will join more than 40 top rookies from the 2015 NFL Draft class in Los Angeles Thursday, to learn the business of football at the 21st annual NFLPA Rookie Premiere. A robust roster of business partners will be on site to...

NFL Moves PAT to 15-Yard Line
May 19th, 2015 at 10:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The National Football League announced today that its competition committee voted 30-2 to move the extra point try kick from the 2-yard line to the 15-yard line for the 2015 season. However, two-point conversion attempts will still begin from the 2-yard line. The NFL has been trying to make the play...

Seattle Seahawks’ Russell Wilson to Host Nickelodeon’s Second Annual Kid’s Choice Sports
May 18th, 2015 at 9:01 PM
***PHOTO1***Nickelodeon announced that Seattle Seahawks' two-time Super Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson will serve as host for Kids' Choice Sports 2015, which returns for its second year live from UCLA's Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles on Thursday, July 16 (8-9:30 p.m. ET/PT, tape delayed for West Coast). The superstar quarterback takes...

Rookie WR Tyler Lockett Shines at Seattle Seahawks’ Minicamp
May 10th, 2015 at 12:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks conclude its rookie minicamp today. Sixty-six hopeful athletes, including eight recent draft picks, recently signed undrafted free agents and other unsigned players have been experiencing what it’s like to play Seahawks football. Intense coaching methods have been the norm as fitness levels and attitudes have been tested. No...

The Seattle Seahawks Cut Five Players
May 7th, 2015 at 10:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks released linebacker Mike Zimmer, center Jared Wheeler, tackle Justin Renfrow, and defensive end Julius Warmsley and waived and linebacker Mike Taylor on Tuesday. All were signed by the Hawks in early February. Taylor remained unclaimed yesterday and joins the other four veterans as free agents, available to sign...

Seattle Seahawks Select Three Offensive Guards in 2015 NFL Draft
May 3rd, 2015 at 12:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks selected San Diego State guard Terry Poole (Round 4–130th overall), West Virginia guard Mark Glowinski (Round 4–134th overall), and Buffalo guard Kristjan Sokoli (Round 6–214th overall) during the latter rounds of the 2015 NFL draft. The decision to beef up the interior line during the draft was expected...

Seattle Seahawks Pick Wide Receiver Tyler Lockett in 2015 NFL Draft
May 2nd, 2015 at 9:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** Minutes after making its first 2015 NFL Draft selection of defensive end Frank Clark last night in Round 2, the Seattle Seahawks swapped picks with the Washington Redskins and traded up from the No. 95 to No. 69, to pick Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett. The move was indicative of...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Mike Morgan, Anthony McCoy, and Jacksonville Jaguars’ Will Blackmon
March 11th, 2015 at 8:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seahawks signed linebacker Mike Morgan and tight end Anthony McCoy to contract extensions and signed cornerback Will Blackmon. Morgan originally signed with Seattle as an undrafted free agent on July 26, 2011. He has played in 53 games with one start for Seattle, totaling 21 tackles (13 solo), 19 special teams...

Seattle Seahawks Trade Center Max Unger for New Orleans Saints’ Tight End Jimmy Graham
March 10th, 2015 at 7:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks have traded center Max Unger and a 2015 first–round draft pick to the New Orleans Saints in exchange for tight end Jimmy Graham and a 2015 fourth–round draft pick pending both players pass physicals. "We would like to thank Max for his leadership and the role he has...

Seattle Seahawks Terminate Veteran Tight End Zach Miller for Failed Physical
March 8th, 2015 at 3:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks terminated veteran tight end Zach Miller due to a failed physical on Friday. Miller was signed as a free agent in 2011 after playing for the Oakland Raiders for four years. As a Raider, he accumulated 2,712 yards and 12 touchdowns. His tenure with the Seahawks was inconsistent...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Marshawn Lynch to Multi-year Contract Extension
March 7th, 2015 at 8:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks announced it has signed running back Marshawn Lynch to a two-year contract extension. Lynch’s agent Doug Hendrickson said his client was under contract to earn $7 million in 2015 and will receive an additional $5 million to play this season, plus another $24 million to play through...

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Comments Debunk Final Play of Super Bowl XLIX Conspiracy Theory
March 2nd, 2015 at 10:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** Immediately after the Seattle Seahawks lost Super Bowl XLIX to the New England Patriots 28-24 conspiracy theory’s began floating around that with 2nd-and-goal on the 1-yard line and time running down, the Seahawks opted to pass the ball, over handing off to running back Marshawn Lynch, to avert any possibility...

Seattle Seahawks Offer Marshawn Lynch Multi-Year Extension Worth an Estimated $21 Million Dollars
February 21st, 2015 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ general manager John Schneider and Marshawn Lynch’s agent Doug Hendrickson, met yesterday in Indianapolis after the day’s NFL Scouting Combine activities ended, to hammer out details on ways to keep the 28–year old running back on the team for another two or three years. Yahoo Sports Rand Getlin reported...

Fans Questioning the Character of Seattle Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin, Should Give Him a Pass
February 19th, 2015 at 4:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** With 5-minutes to go in the third quarter and the Seattle Seahawks leading the New England Patriots 17-14 in Super Bowl XLIX, Seattle was threatening once again on the New England 3-yard line. On 2nd-and-goal, wide receiver Doug Baldwin ran a crossing route over the middle of the endzone, scraping...

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Should Recommit to Play for Seattle Soon
February 17th, 2015 at 8:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ running back Marshawn Lynch is under contract to play for the team again this season. However, there’s plenty of speculation right now about whether or not he’ll wish to continue playing under its existing financial constraints. He’s set to earn $5,000,000 base plus a $2,000,000 roster bonus. If he...

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Demonstrates Why NFL Media Relations Policy Should Be Refined
January 30th, 2015 at 1:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ running back Marshawn Lynch met his NFL Media Relations Policy obligations this week by making himself available to the media. Those in the media fortunate enough to be a part of Media Days at Super Bowl XLIX also met their network obligations by asking him an assortment of...

Russell Wilson’s Toughness is One of His Most Admirable Weapons
January 29th, 2015 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** When Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson takes the field in Super Bowl XLIX and looks across the scrimmage line at the opposing New England Patriots defense, competitive physical toughness will be one of his most admirable weapons. After throwing an interception in the NFC Championship Game, Green Bay Packers middle linebacker...

Seattle Seahawks’ Deceptive Passing Attack is a Rare Strength in Today’s NFL
January 4th, 2015 at 3:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks finished its season ranked 9th in total offense and 27th in passing. That’s just the way quarterback Russell Wilson likes it, and he says the one thing the Seahawks do better than any other NFL team, is spread the ball around. Last year the team ranked 18th in...

Much of Russell Wilson’s Success May Be Found at Second Base, Part Two
January 1st, 2015 at 4:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is a tremendously gifted athlete and much of his success stems from playing second base. The complimentary athletic skills between playing second and quarterback are significant. He scrambles like Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton and has a work ethic like Baseball Hall...