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Seattle Seahawks’ Jesse Williams Released from UW Medical Center After Surgery
June 1st, 2015 at 8:25 PM
***PHOTO1***Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jesse Williams has been released from the University of Washington Medical Center after undergoing surgery for kidney cancer last Thursday. He was upbeat after leaving the hospital, posting on instagram: "Feels Good to be out the Hospital!! I Would Like to thank all the Nurses and Surgeons at...

Seattle Seahawks’ Linebacker Bobby Wagner Makes NFL Top 100 List
May 28th, 2015 at 9:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner, seen above throwing out the ceremonial first pitch earlier this month prior to the game between the Seattle Mariners and Boston Red Sox at Safeco Field, is now on the NFL Networks list of the leagues top 100 players. The prestigious list and its order,...

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...

Seattle Seahawks’ Jon Ryan Suitable Competitor for American Ninja Warrior
May 24th, 2015 at 4:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan is ready to take on some of the most competitive athletes alive tomorrow night on American Ninja Warrior at 8:00 p.m. PT on NBC. Entering its seventh season, contestants are put through an extreme obstacle course and those who finish with the best times, advance...

NFL Players Inc. Signs New Licensees to Access Mobile, Digital and Co-branded Platforms
May 23rd, 2015 at 6:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Players Inc. (NFLPI), the licensing and marketing arm of the NFL Players Association, announced seven new licensing agreements that further expand its presence in growing licensing areas such as mobile and digital product and collegiate co-branded merchandise. Among the new NFLPI licensees are Team Spirit Store, Identity Games, NeonMob,...

Schedule Your Seattle Seahawks Sea Gals Appearances Now
May 22nd, 2015 at 11:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Earlier this month, Seattle Seahawks Sea Gals director Sherri Thompson, named 30 young women, chosen out of over 150 worthy competitors, Sea Gals for 2015—instantly transforming them into team ambassadors, available to appear at your next corporate or charity event. With ongoing rehearsals and the 2015 season looming just over the...

Seattle Seahawks Set Four Media Friendly Practice Dates Through Mid June
May 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** If you’re hungry for compelling news about your Seattle Seahawks this offseason, then you’re in luck! The team just scheduled four media friendly practices over the next 30 days, that should fill your blue and green minds with a plethora of good news you’ve been pining for. The Hawks practice calendar...

What Bruce Irvin May Have Said, is Why Seattle Needs to Bring Back the Sonics, Soon
May 20th, 2015 at 10:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** Goodness gracious! Does Seattle Seahawks' linebacker Bruce Irvin really want to leave the fold and play for the Atlanta Falcons in 2016? According to a report filed at BlackSportsOnline, that’s what he said a week ago while attending the NBA playoff game between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards. When asked about...

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...

The Tale of Dan Velawick and American Patriarchs’ Deflated Footballs
May 17th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Once upon a time there was a coach named Dan Velawick who had a legendary career leading his football team, the American Patriarchs, to numerous division, conference, and league championships. One sunny day during the offseason, he had an epiphany while sitting at his pool, sipping a margarita. Professional football is...

Seattle Seahawks’ Sea Gals Jr. Sea Gal Registration is Closed
May 16th, 2015 at 10:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks’ Sea Gals have closed registration to their Jr. Sea Gals program for 2015. Sea Gals director Sherri Thompson said interest and response to the program was overwhelming and registration filled quickly. Clinic dates this season are July 18, July 19, and August 13 at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Defensive Tackle T.Y. McGill
May 15th, 2015 at 9:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks have waived/injured defensive end Tory Slater and signed defensive tackle T.Y. McGill, the team announced today. McGill participated in Seattle’s rookie minicamp last weekend on a tryout basis. McGill played for Wayne County High School in Jesup Georgia and was the kind of dominating defensive lineman, nobody wanted...

Seattle Seahawks’ Cliff Avril to Walk in 33rd Annual Nordstrom Beat the Bridge
May 14th, 2015 at 8:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril will join thousands of participants this Sunday in the 33rd Annual Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes walk at Husky Stadium. The Cliff Club (Avril’s Walk Team) has set a goal to earn $10,000 for the charity event. The foundation sponsored the JDRF...

Seattle Seahawks’ Pete Carroll to Be Inducted into USC Hall of Fame
May 13th, 2015 at 8:04 PM
***PHOTO1***Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll will be inducted into the USC Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday. While with USC from 2000-2009, Carroll was recognized twice as National Coach of the Year and also led the Trojans to two national championships. He won seven consecutive Pac-10 titles and coached the...

NFL Disciplines Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots for Violating Policy on Integrity of Game
May 12th, 2015 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 this year in Super Bowl XLIX. During the days leading up to the game, much time was spent debating whether or not anyone employed by the New England Patriots organization and particularly its quarterback Tom Brady knew about or had anything...

Seattle Seahawks Player Profile: Rookie Cornerback Tye Smith
May 11th, 2015 at 4:10 PM
***PHOTO1***Seattle Seahawks rookie cornerback Tye Smith was selected in the fifth round of the draft (170th overall) and agreed to terms on a four-year contract last Friday. With the injuries to the secondary late last year, it made sense that the Hawks would select a DB in the draft. He’s an...

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...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Six Draft Picks to Contracts Totaling $14.8 Million
May 9th, 2015 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Seattle Seahawks signed six of its eight NFL draft picks to four year contracts totaling $14.8 million, including signing bonuses totaling $1.2 million which would become dead money for the club, if a player fails to make the 53-man roster. Guard, Mark Glowinski (drafted in Round 4) signed a four...