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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...

Seattle Seahawks’ WR Doug Baldwin Says Team is Eager to Return to Playing Football
December 31st, 2014 at 7:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin said today the team is eager to get back to playing football because they know where they are right now. He said he’ll be watching the wild-card round games this weekend more because he’s a football fan and less because of X’s and O’s. “At...

Much of Russell Wilson’s Success May Be Found at Second Base, Part One
December 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' quarterback Russell Wilson is a tremendously gifted athlete and much of his success stems from playing second base. The crossover athletic skills between playing second and quarterback are significant. Wilson was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the fourth round (140th pick overall) of the 2010 MLB Draft. That...

The Seattle Seahawks Could Face Heisman Trophy Winner Marcus Mariota as an NFC Quarterback
December 14th, 2014 at 12:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** There is plenty of football left, but if the NFL season ended today, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would pick first in the 2015 NFL Draft. Their choice would likely be this year's Heisman Trophy winner, Marcus Mariota. Sitting at the bottom of the NFC South with just two wins, Tampa needs...

The Seattle Seahawks Introduced Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Mark Sanchez to Their Brand of Football in 2012
December 5th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez takes the field this Sunday afternoon, it will be the second time he has faced the Seattle Seahawks. His first meeting while playing for the New York Jets was in Week 10 of 2012 and it did not go too well for the young...

Seattle Seahawks’ Read-Option a Major Concern for Philadelphia Eagles’ Defense in NFL Week 14 Matchup
December 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Adam Hermann of philadelphiaeagles.com reported yesterday that containing Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s read-option will be a major issue for its defense this Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. ***PHOTO1*** Commenting on Wilson's mobility, defensive coordinator Bill Davis cited the importance of finishing all the way to the ball and having all eleven...

Percy Harvin Should Make the Seattle Seahawks’ Offense Even More Dangerous
July 15th, 2014 at 11:55 AM
Defense wins championships, as evidenced by the Seattle Seahawks a season ago. The Seahawks' defense dominated on its way to a 43-8 win in the Super Bowl over the Denver Broncos. But the Seattle offense should be even more explosive this season, which is a scary thought for defensive coordinators...

Richard Sherman Voted NFL’s Best Defender by Players
July 11th, 2014 at 10:18 AM
Richard Sherman was kind of an unknown commodity coming out of Stanford University. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback was a fifth-round selection during the 2011 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** Needless to say, Richard Sherman is no longer an unknown commodity. The 6-foot-3 Sherman has also never lacked for confidence. He’s always proclaimed to anybody...

Seattle Seahawks Running Back Marshawn Lynch to Pose Nude
June 25th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch definitely isn't afraid to be a little different. "Beast Mode" has made headlines both on and off the field. Lynch caused an uproar during Media Day at the Super Bowl when he gave a strange interview to Deion Sanders where he uttered the now-famous line,...

Seattle Seahawks, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman Nominated for ESPYS
June 25th, 2014 at 9:09 AM
The ESPYS are the pinnacle of sports awards in the United States. And, with the Seattle Seahawks being on top of the National Football League mountain, the ESPYS nominations were sure to follow. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN didn't disappoint Tuesday when the cable sports giant announced the nominations for their annual award ceremony. The...

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’ Marshawn Lynch to Star in Movie About Growing up in Oakland
May 19th, 2014 at 2:17 PM
Seattle Seahawks All-Pro running back Marshawn Lynch made a bigger name for himself by not talking to the media during the buildup to the Super Bowl. ***VIDEO1*** Lynch wore a hoodie and sunglasses during the massive Super Bowl Media Day in New Jersey in February. The only interview he gave during the...

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Leaves Media Session Early Once Again
January 29th, 2014 at 7:53 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch doesn't get along well with the media. Previously punished for not speaking to the media, Lynch lasted all of six minutes during Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day. He didn't fare much better today during a mandatory media session. Marshawn Lynch was clearly uncomfortable with...

Seattle Seahawks WR Percy Harvin Thinks He Can Be Super Bowl XLVIII Factor
January 29th, 2014 at 12:29 PM
When looking at some of the under the radar players who could be a major factor in Super Bowl XLVIII, look no further than Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin. The knock on Harvin this season is his inability to stay healthy. Now, he is ready to suit up and...

Incognito Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch Has Short Super Bowl Media Day, Will Let Actions Speak for Words
January 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Earlier in the season, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was fined $50,000 for not speaking to media during the season. Things did not really change during the Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day. He lasted a little more than six minutes on the floor, while six teammates spoke at the...

Marshawn Lynch Strikes Endorsement Deal with Skittles
January 28th, 2014 at 9:22 AM
***PHOTO2*** Skittles will reportedly announce Tuesday that they have signed an endorsement deal with Seattle Seahawks Marshawn Lynch for an undisclosed amount. They have also committed to donating $10,000 to Lynch's charity, Fam 1st Family Foundation, each time he scores a touchdown on Super Bowl Sunday. Skittles reportedly also will auction off a Skittles-covered...

Seattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Fined $50,000 by NFL for not Talking to Media
January 6th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The NFL is never shy about handing down fines. After all, they do so not only for illegal hits on the field, but things like improper uniform colors, pre and postgame comments or, in the case of Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, for keeping quiet and staying away from...

Seattle Seahawks’ Percy Harvin not Headed to Season-Ending IR; Will Practice This Week
January 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It had seemed like a foregone conclusion that Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin would land on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) as he continues to recover from offseason hip surgery. However, despite playing in only one game this season, Harvin looked surprisingly crisp and healthy during a Monday throwing session...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Tight End Kellen Davis
September 12th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The Seattle Seahawks added 6-foot-7, 265-pound, 27-year-old tight end Kellen Davis to its 53-man roster this week. Davis was cut by the Cleveland Browns the first week of September. Head Coach Pete Carroll said they anticipated adding a third tight end to the roster and after Luke Willson came away...