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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 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...

Seattle Seahawks Demolish Denver Broncos 43-8 En Route to First Super Bowl Title
February 2nd, 2014 at 7:04 PM
The Denver Broncos received the opening kickoff, yet it took the Seattle Seahawks only 12 seconds -- a Super Bowl record -- to score the first points of the game. And little did anyone know it at the time, but the opening drive safety would set the pace for one...

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...

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 Get by Carolina Panthers 12 – 7 in NFL Season Opener
September 9th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
The Seattle Seahawks traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina for its NFL 2013 season opener, beating the Carolina Panthers 12 - 7 in a game that looked like it might slip away from Seattle in the fourth quarter when Carolina sustained a 56 yard drive before fumbling the ball at the...

Seattle Seahawks: Russell Wilson Takes the Lead in Quarterback Competition
August 23rd, 2012 at 4:10 PM
Seattle’s three way quarterback competition has certainly been fun to watch this preseason. After two preseason games the most unlikely candidate in the competition sits atop the depth chart. Pete Carroll has announced that rookie quarterback Russell Wilson will start the Seahawks third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs....

Seattle Seahawks Begin Phase Three of the Offseason with First OTA
May 23rd, 2012 at 1:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** The third and final phase of the offseason is in full swing as the Seattle Seahawks hold the first of ten offseason team activities (OTAs) this week at Virginia Mason Athletic Center. Under the new collective bargaining agreement, phase three allows all coaches to be present at on-field team practices...

Seattle Seahawks Acquire QB Russell Wilson in 3rd Round of the NFL Draft
April 29th, 2012 at 12:09 PM
The Seattle Seahawks addressed pressing needs in the NFL draft this week by adding ten rookies to the roster before turning attention to talent in the undrafted free agency. One of the most appealing draft picks is QB Russell Wilson (Wisconsin) picked up with the Seahawks’ 12th pick in the...

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...

Could Seattle Seahawks Pick Quarterback Russell Wilson in 2012 NFL Draft?
April 16th, 2012 at 5:27 PM
The Seattle Seahawks are making significant changes at quarterback this year, signing Matt Flynn and veteran Tarvaris Jackson while releasing Charlie Whitehurst in the free agency has left the team with the option of also adding a quarterback from the NFL Draft pool. With a 12th overall pick in the...

Seattle Seahawks Search for Quarterback Depth Ended in Arizona at the Pro Day for Brock Osweiler
April 5th, 2012 at 9:20 AM
The Seattle Seahawks have not been shy about traveling to pro days of certain quarterbacks across the country. Last Friday, Seahawks general manger John Schneider, head coach Pete Carroll, and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell were on-lookers at the pro day of Arizona State quarterback Brock Osweiler. The 6’7, 242 pound...

A Trio of Seattle Seahawks Personnel were Present During the Pro Day of Quarterback Ryan Tannehill
April 3rd, 2012 at 11:12 AM
The signing of free-agent quarterback Matt Flynn did not deter Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider, head coach Pete Carroll, and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell to travel down south to Texas and attend the pro day of Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Many NFL scouts were present last Thursday in...

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...

Order Released—Seattle Seahawks Hold 3 of Top 75 Picks in 2012 NFL Draft
March 29th, 2012 at 10:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** After what has already been an eventful off-season for Seattle, Seahawks fans have even more to get excited about following the release of the league’s official draft-order earlier this week. Seattle holds three picks in the top 75, including the 12th overall in 2012. They won't, though, have a fifth-round...

The Seattle Seahawks Look to Carry Positive Momentum into April’s NFL Draft
March 28th, 2012 at 1:06 PM
Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll have been busy re-signing players such as Marshawn Lynch, Red Bryant, and Michael Robinson. They have also added depth at the quarterback position by signing free agent Matt Flynn. Many Seahawks fans are excited and thrilled about Seattle’s free...

Seattle Seahawks 101 Inside Blitz: Staff Commentary
March 26th, 2012 at 11:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** What grade would you give the Seahawks so far in free agent signings? Sims: The Seahawks earn an A in my book; they made an attempt to get Peyton Manning even though it was a long shot and when he denied us they picked up the second hottest quarterback in free...