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Seattle Seahawks Coaching Exodus a Testament to Always Compete Philosophy
February 9th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks lost three outstanding coaches to other NFL teams last week. A week ago, defensive coordinator Dan Quinn was named head coach of the Atlanta Falcons, and later, assistant offensive line coach Chris Morgan joined his team. On Friday, linebacker coach Ken Norton Jr. was named defensive coordinator...

Seattle Seahawks’ Motivation Will Be Redemption in 2015
February 8th, 2015 at 6:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks lost Super Bowl XLIX last weekend and there is absolutely no question that the way they lost it will motivate them to seek redemption this coming season. It’s likely the loss will bond them even tighter, and that focused spirit—combined with their formidable talents, will turn the Seahawks...

Former Seattle Seahawks Defensive Coordinator Dan Quinn Becomes Atlanta Falcons New Head Coach
February 3rd, 2015 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Falcons announced that its new head coach will be former Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn. At a Falcons press conference today, Quinn said he appreciated the organizations patience while he continued his dedication to the Seahawks through the playoffs and Super Bowl XLIX. "They understood that over the last...

New England Patriots Defeat Seattle Seahawks 28-24 in Super Bowl XLIX on Malcolm Butler’s Goal-Line Interception
February 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Trailing 28-24 with 26-seconds left in Super Bowl XLIX with the ball on the New England Patriots 1–yard line, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll sanctioned a quick slant on 2nd–and–goal that safety Malcolm Butler intercepted right at the goal-line. Like fingers extinguishing a candle, the rookie from West Alabama snuffed...

Seattle Seahawks’ Competitive Principles Will Be Tested by New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX
February 1st, 2015 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll published his book “Win Forever: Live, Work, and Play Like a Champion” in 2010 and then, purposefully instilled his philosophy and principles into the organization over the past four seasons. The New England Patriots will test that way of thinking today in Super Bowl...

Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks Defend Title Against New England Patriots This Sunday
January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks will defend its title against the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium this Sunday. For the second consecutive season, the game will feature the No. 1 seed in each conference. New England advanced to the Super Bowl by...

Seattle Seahawks Sprains, Strains, and NFL Bills
January 24th, 2015 at 8:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks secondary was banged up last Sunday when they faced the mean, nasty Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field. Free safety Earl Thomas dislocated his shoulder and cornerback Richard Sherman sprained an elbow. Thomas was taped up and returned to finish the game and Sherman refused to take himself...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Last Game Vs. New England Patriots Felt Like a Championship Game
January 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported that when his team defeated the New England Patriots 24-23 on Week 6 in 2012, it felt like a championship game. Both teams entered the game with 3–2 records and like this past weekend, it was raining cats and dogs. “[Quarterback] Tom Brady and...

Seattle Seahawks Miraculous Rally, Shocks Green Bay Packers in NFC Championship
January 18th, 2015 at 8:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks rallied to defeat the Green Bay Packers 28-22 this afternoon in the NFC Championship Game, advancing them to Super Bowl XLIX. Seattle was shut out at halftime for the second time this season, trailing 16-0, but it could have been worse had Packers head coach Mike McCarthy...

Kam Chancellor Sparks Seattle Seahawks to 31-17 Victory Over Carolina Panthers
January 11th, 2015 at 11:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ strong safety Kam Chancellor made eleven tackles and returned an interception 90 yards for a touchdown in last nights 31-17 NFC divisional round victory over the Carolina Panthers. The 6’ 3”, 232 pounder was a fist shaking mad man, stopping ball carriers cold, with bone crushing hostility. The crowd...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Trust is Paramount to Seahawks Success
January 8th, 2015 at 10:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll said today that trust has been absolutely paramount to his team’s success this year. Adding that if a group wants to perform at the highest level it must have chemistry—feeding off one another with tremendous trust, not just in one’s self, but in their...

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...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Best Part of Number One Seed is Playing at Home
December 29th, 2014 at 8:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks’ head coach Pete Carroll said today that winning the NFC West and earning the bye week is a huge advantage. The team is playing fast and full of energy, and the time off will give them time to heal and strengthen the roster. But, the best part he...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Winning the NFC West is His Team’s Mantra
December 27th, 2014 at 3:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said yesterday that beating the St. Louis Rams at CenturyLink Field tomorrow and winning the NFC West is the only prize available to his team right now. Finishing the season and winning the division is the most important goal and has been the entire...

Seattle Seahawks Injury Update for Week 17
December 25th, 2014 at 3:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reported that his team would practice Christmas Eve but take today off to enjoy the holiday with their families. Looking ahead to the St. Louis Rams this Sunday, he said his team is mending and many players are working hard to get back on...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Has a Great Bag of Tricks
December 24th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll reported that St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher is a great coach, with a great bag of tricks, who has pulled off many great plays and finishes. “Unfortunately we’ve been the victim a couple times and much to his credit. We’ll be very much...

Seattle Seahawks Aim to Pluck Arizona Cardinals’ Perfect Home Record on NBC Sunday Night Football
December 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tomorrow night the Seattle Seahawks (10–4) take on the Arizona Cardinals (11–3) on NBC Sunday Night Football. Pay no heed to all the hype and postseason scenarios surrounding this primetime NFC West division game. The game will really be about the NFL’s number one defense traveling to Glendale, Arizona to...

Seattle Seahawks’ Defensive End Cliff Avril Signs Four–year Contract Extension
December 19th, 2014 at 7:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks announced today they have reached agreement on a four-year contract extension with their defensive end Cliff Avril reported to be worth 28.5 million with 18 million guaranteed. Avril signed with Seattle as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2013, after originally being drafted by the Detroit Lions...

Seattle Seahawks’ Linebacker K.J. Wright Signs Four-Year Contract Extension
December 18th, 2014 at 7:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks and outside linebacker K.J. Wright confirmed today they have reached agreement on a four–year contract extension, reported by Ian Rapport of NFL Network and NFL.com to be worth $27 million dollars. "In the offseason, we identified K.J. as one of our core players moving forward and aimed to...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll Says Pass Protection a Key Concern Against Arizona Cardinals
December 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks' head coach Pete Carroll was reminded during his Monday press conference that the pass protection issues his offense dealt with Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers are exactly the same issues it faced against the Arizona Cardinals on Week 12. Even though Seattle beat Arizona 19-3, quarterback Russell...