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  1. 2017 Off-Season Thread
  • John Schneider on idea of trading Richard Sherman: “We listen to everything”

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman may find it hilarious there’s talk he could be traded. However, General Manager John Schneider didn’t exactly slam the door shut on the concept on Tuesday. In meeting with Seattle reporters at the league meetings, Schneider said that they listen to every..." March 29

  • Patriots among teams that have inquired about Richard Sherman

    Sportsnaut "The New England Patriots, already stacked to the brim with talent, are reportedly one of the teams that has expressed interest in potentially adding cornerback Richard Sherman. As reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, they were inquiring before they added Stephon Gilmore. That doesn’t rule..." March 29

  • Pete Carroll: Marshawn Lynch ‘somewhat entertaining’ thought of return

    Larry Brown Sports "Pete Carroll doesn’t know a lot more about Marshawn Lynch’s thought process than the rest of us do. The Seattle Seahawks coach said Wednesday that Lynch is “somewhat entertaining” a return, but he doesn’t know much more about his thinking and the running back has not asked to be..." March 29

  • NFL concussion settlement takes nasty turn

    ESPN "The $1 billion NFL concussion settlement -- nearly six years in the making yet still to deliver a penny to former players and their families for brain injuries stemming from football -- is revealing the underbelly of the legal system to former players and their families. As they finally close..." March 29

  • Scot McCloughan Unlikely To Rejoin Seattle

    Pro Football Rumors "Former Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan has been in touch with the Seahawks GM John Schneider, but there are “no plans at this time” for McCloughan to rejoin the Seattle front office, according to Sheil Kapadia of ESPN.com. McCloughan worked for the Seahawks from 2010-13 as a senior..." March 28

  • Seahawks GM stomps Marshawn Lynch rumors

    Sportsnaut "A nice portion of top news in the NFL has recently surrounded retired running back Marshawn Lynch. It all started when Lynch was reportedly spotted wearing Oakland Raiders gear while supposedly requesting a release from the Seattle Seahawks. Since, several conflicting reports have surfaced as..." March 28

  • NFL: Concussions dropped by around 10 percent

    Fanrag Sports "According to the NFL, concussions dropped in 2016, falling by around 10 percent. That would make it appear that the strict concussion protocol has been working. Since the lawsuit, the NFL has been working to cut back on concussions. They originally rose with the new protocol, but the NFL..." March 28

  • 2017 NFL schedule: League reportedly hoping to unveil full schedule in late April

    CBS Sports "The release of the NFL schedule has become much more than an announcement with a long list of football games to be played in the future. It’s become a full-blown spectacle, with a three- or four-hour television program planned around it on multiple networks. This despite everyone already knowing..." March 28

  • Leaping block attempts on field goals, extra points expected to be banned

    ESPN "NFL owners are expected to pass a rule on Tuesday that will prohibit players from leaping over linemen to try to block field goal and extra-point attempts, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Sources said the league feels the play is too dangerous and a player could get flipped over and..." March 28

  • NFL Owners Approve Raiders' Relocation Proposal

    NBC New York "NFL owners have given the Oakland Raiders the green light to continue with their current home in the East Bay in favor of Las Vegas. Stay tuned for updates. Monday could be the day many fans of the "Silver and Black" have feared for years. NFL owners stationed in Phoenix could vote as..." March 28

  • The NFL has an odd rule about refs visiting Las Vegas during the regular season

    CBS Sports "If the Raiders want to have an officiating crew at the first game they play in Las Vegas, then the NFL is going to have change one of its weirdest rules, which you probably didn’t even know about: NFL refs aren’t allowed to visit Sin City during the season. Under current league policy, every..." March 27

  • Seahawks backup QB Trevone Boykin arrested after car crash

    ESPN 710 Seattle "Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was reportedly arrested following a car crash early Monday morning in Dallas. Boykin was the passenger in a car that hit the Sidebar Bar in Uptown Dallas at around 2 a.m. Monday and is being held in Dallas County jail facing drug and public intoxication..." March 27

  • NFL owners to rake in absurd money in Rams, Chargers and Raiders relocation fees

    Sportsnaut "NFL owners are in Phoenix, Arizona for the Annual League Meeting, and they’re expected to approve a proposal that would send the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas. Now we have at least one idea about why there is so much overwhelming support for the proposed move, as it means more money in the..." March 27

  • Seahawks keep adding linebackers

    Pro Football Talk "The Seattle Seahawks have used 2017 free agency to load up in one specific area of the roster. They’ve now added three veteran linebackers to the team. Via Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the Seahawks have signed Terence Garvin. The former West Virginia defender (he played there with former..." March 26

  • All quiet on the Marshawn Lynch front

    Pro Football Talk "Eight days ago, it seemed inevitable that running back Marshawn Lynch would emerge from retirement and land with the Raiders. At one point, there was a belief that things could come to a head before the conclusion of the weekend. Since then, nothing has happened — but for a radio interview from..." March 25

  • Richard Sherman: Kaepernick’s unemployment not about football

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman thinks Colin Kaepernick’s inability to find a team is entirely about his national anthem protest. “There was a year Matt Schaub had a pretty rough year and got signed the next year. So it has nothing to do with football,” Sherman said on ESPN. “You can see..." March 25

  • Seahawks to sign Michael Wilhoite

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks have taken another step toward accomplishing an off-season goal of adding linebacker depth by agreeing to terms with veteran Michael Wilhoite. The move was first reported by the NFL Network with a source later confirming it to the Seattle Times. Wilhoite, who turned 30 on Dec. 7,..." March 24

  • Richard Sherman says he laughs at talk he could be traded

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is aware that there’s been some talk that he could be traded, but he finds it more amusing than anything else. Sherman said on ESPN that he doesn’t buy into talk that he could be traded, although he believes the Seahawks would miss him if he were gone. “I..." March 24

  • Richard Sherman believes Colin Kaepernick being treated unfairly

    ESPN "Richard Sherman once counted Colin Kaepernick among his biggest rivals. Now, the Seattle Seahawks cornerback believes Kaepernick is being treated unfairly. Appearing on ESPN First Take Friday, Sherman was asked if Kaepernick is being blackballed by NFL teams. "I'm sure he is," Sherman..." March 24

  • Colin Kaepernick still has 6 possible routes to NFL employment

    Sporting News "Colin Kaepernick still has the skill set to be an NFL quarterback somewhere in 2017. But between his regression as a highly-paid starter and the controversy he now carries with his bold off-field stances, his value as an NFL free agent — fair or not — has dwindled down to a cheap backup option for..." March 24

  • 49ers UFA linebacker to visit Seahawks

    CSN Bay Area "Gerald Hodges is in search of a new team and he's looking at a division rival of the 49ers. The unrestricted free agent is scheduled to visit the Seahawks on Wednesday, according to ESPN. Acquired in October of 2015 from Minnesota for a sixth-round pick, the four-year pro played in 25 games..." March 23

  • Breaking down the Seahawks’ offensive line after signings of Luke Joeckel and Oday Aboushi

    Seattle Times "When the NFL free agent signing period began 14 days ago, what seemed like the biggest no-brainer in the league is that the Seahawks would try to add to their offensive line. And while Seattle may not have made the two most high-profile offensive line signings in the NFL, the Seahawks did..." March 23

  • Seahawks sign kicker John Lunsford

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks had expressed their intentions to add a kicker to their roster to compete with Blair Walsh. The team announced Wednesday evening that they signed John Lunsford to do just that. Lunsford was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this week after signing a futures contract..." March 23

  • ESPN formally announces Suzy Kolber, Samantha Ponder, Trey Wingo to head NFL studio shows

    Awful Announcing "Three weeks ago, Jim Miller reported that ESPN would replace Chris Berman with a trio of studio hosts: Trey Wingo, Suzy Kolber and Samantha Ponder. On Thursday, ESPN finally confirmed the news, announcing that Kolber will host Monday Night Countdown, Ponder will lead Sunday NFL Countdown and Wingo..." March 23

  • Seahawks agree to 1-year deal with safety Bradley McDougald

    Bleacher Report "Defensive back Bradley McDougald reportedly reached an agreement Wednesday with the Seattle Seahawks on a one-year, $2 million contract. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports first reported the signing. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network relayed the financial details of the deal. McDougald went..." March 22

  • Baby Lockett: The unlikely connection between Seahawks WR Tyler Lockett and a family in California

    Seattle Times "Music thumped in the locker room. Wearing a hat declaring the Seahawks NFC West champs after crushing the Rams last December, Tyler Lockett asked to record a video. Lockett knew I’d been working on a story about a family in California whose 2-month-old son had, even before he was born, faced an..." March 21

  • Marshawn Lynch’s agent: He misses football, but no idea what he’ll do

    Pro Football Talk "The prospect of running back Marshawn Lynch returning to the NFL has been a hot topic for the last few days as a result of reports indicating that the Raiders might want to add him to their roster. There are plenty of steps that have to be taken before that can happen with Lynch making it clear..." March 21

  • Wagner, Chancellor denounce potential rule banning leaps over offensive line

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL Competition Committee is reportedly likely to advance a proposal that would ban players from trying to leap over the defensive line on field goal and extra point attempts, much to the chagrin of at least one player. Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner criticized the proposed ban,..." March 21

  • Marshawn Lynch 'really wants' to play for Raiders

    SI "Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch wants to play for the Oakland Raiders, a source told The MMQB's Peter King. King's report comes days after ESPN.com reported that the Raiders were strongly considering acquiring the five-time Pro Bowler. Lynch retired in May 2016, but the..." March 20

  • CB DeShawn Shead, Seahawks agree to terms on one-year deal

    ESPN "The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with cornerback DeShawn Shead, per a league source. The deal is worth $1.5 million with $1 million guaranteed at the time of signing, per a league source. 710 ESPN Seattle was first to report the Seahawks' agreement with..." March 19

  • Marquette King retrieves the cleats Marshawn Lynch hung up when announcing retirement

    Sportsnaut "Marshawn Lynch unofficially announced his retirement from the NFL in a memorable way, using social media to “hang up his cleats.” On Sunday, amid rumors that Lynch could be angling to return to the NFL as a member of the Oakland Raiders, punter Marquette King continued lobbying for Lynch to..." March 19

  • Marshawn Lynch drops a hint on Twitter

    Pro Football Talk "Through the last two days of reporting and rumor-mongering and 21-hour teases about the possible unretirement of Marshawn Lynch, the player has been silent. (Then again, he pretty much always is.) On Saturday night, Lynch dropped a hint as to his plans on Twitter. Lynch retweeted a message..." March 19

  • Bills' Hauschka found Seahawks' decision to let him go 'an interesting move'

    Buffalo News "Stephen Hauschka doesn't feel comfortable discussing the subject. As with most kickers, it's always best to try to keep negative occurrences as far in the past as possible. This one still stings, though. A lot. The Seattle Seahawks, with whom Hauschka spent six of his last nine NFL seasons,..." March 19

  • Pro Bowl LT Ryan Clady visits with the Seahawks

    Yardbarker "Even after adding former Jacksonville Jaguars first-round bust Luke Joeckel to the mix last week, the Seattle Seahawks are in desperate need for help along their offensive line. In doing as much as they can to find potential upgrades, the Seahawks have apparently met with former Denver Broncos..." March 18

  • Seahawks add another offensive lineman

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks have added another body to a unit whose body of work has not been great in recent years. Via Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the team signed veteran offensive lineman Oday Aboushi. The 26-year-old blocker entered the NFL as a fifth-round draft pick of the Jets in 2013. He has..." March 18

  • If Marshawn Lynch unretires, Seahawks would likely be forced to release him

    ESPN "ESPN's Adam Schefter and Josina Anderson reported Friday morning that the Oakland Raiders are strongly considering trying to coax running back Marshawn Lynch out of retirement. The Seattle Seahawks placed Lynch on the retired/reserved list last May. If he decides to come out of retirement, they..." March 18

  • Marshawn Lynch isn’t coming back, no matter how much the media is enamored with a comeback

    Yardbarker "If you weren’t entirely swayed by the reports on Friday morning of Marshawn Lynch’s imminent return to the NFL, you can’t be blamed. Various NFL outlets have been pushing Lynch return reports over the course of the last year. Back in May of 2016, former Seattle Seahawks teammate Richard Sherman..." March 18

  • Doug Baldwin: Richard Sherman sometimes lets his pride get in the way

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin sat in for an extended interview on the Brock and Salk show on 710 ESPN Seattle Wednesday and reflected on what he said was a frustrating 2016 season. "The sense of urgency kind of wavered into the realm of frustration," Baldwin said. "We were..." March 18

  • Seahawks seem open to a Lynch trade

    CBS Sports "Although the Raiders definitely seem to be interested in bringing Marshawn Lynch to Oakland for the upcoming NFL season, it’s not going to be that easy, and that’s because the Seahawks hold all the cards when it comes to making any potential deal. If Lynch decides to come out of retirement,..." March 18

  • Slim pickings remain in free agency

    Pro Football Talk "There aren’t many big moves left to make in free agency. Sure, there’s still the question of whether our No. 1 free agent, Le’Veon Bell, will sign a long-term deal in Pittsburgh or play this season on the franchise tag. And there are big names out there like Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles and..." March 18

  • Seahawks to host Ricky Jean Francois, Arthur Brown

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks will host free-agent visits with defensive tackle Ricky Jean-Francois and linebacker Arthur Brown, NFL Network reported. Jean-Francois was released by Washington earlier this week. He’s an eight-year veteran who played the last two seasons in Washington and previously played for..." March 17

  • Seahawks host linebacker Dekoda Watson for visit

    Pro Football Talk "The Seahawks’ continued search for linebacker depth has brought them to former Denver Broncos linebacker Dekoda Watson. According to Field Yates of ESPN.com, the Seahawks hosted Watson on a free agent visit on Thursday. The Seahawks have also brought in former San Francisco 49ers linebacker..." March 17

  • Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark has surgery — to remove appendix

    Seattle Times "A couple of mysterious social media posts over the last 24 hours had led to some inevitable curiosity about what was up with Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark. Clark cleared things up himself with a Tweet Thursday afternoon revealing he had an emergency surgery to remove his..." March 17

  • Luke Willson to return to Seahawks with 1-year deal

    ESPN "Free-agent tight end Luke Willson has agreed to return to the Seattle Seahawks on a one-year deal, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan on Friday. The source said the deal was worth up to $3 million with incentives. Willson, who turned 27 in January, has started 30 games over four..." March 17

  • Kamar Aiken lines up visits with Colts, Seahawks

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Kamar Aiken will be making a couple of free agent visits. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Aiken will visit with the Colts on Friday and is also scheduled for a visit with the Seahawks on Monday. Aiken has spent the last three seasons with the Ravens." March 17

  • Seahawks Sign LB Arthur Brown

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Seattle Seahawks officially signed LB Arthur Brown to a contract on Friday after he visited with the team earlier in the day. Brown, 26, is a former second-round pick of the Ravens but hasn’t come close to living up to his draft status. Brown was in the final year of his four-year, $3.554..." March 17

  • Marshawn Lynch yet to request release from 'Hawks

    NFL.com "If Marshawn Lynch is going to reciprocate the Raiders' interest and come out of retirement to play for his hometown team, the first step is to convince the Seahawks to relinquish their rights to his services. Although Lynch is staying in shape and mulling over the idea of playing again, per NFL..." March 17

  • ‘Very good chance’ Marshawn Lynch ends retirement

    Larry Brown Sports "Get ready for a new round of Marshawn Lynch rumors. A source told Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk that there is a “very good chance” that Lynch will end his retirement after one year. The source doesn’t indicate that hinging on the Oakland Raiders making a move for him, either. The Seattle..." March 17

  • Are Raiders talking to Marshawn Lynch about return to NFL?

    San Jose Mercury News "Raiders broadcaster Greg Papa teased Raiders fans a bit Thursday with an implication about a potential upcoming move by the team. “They are talking to a certain running back,” Papa said at the end of his “Afternoon Delight” show on 95.7 The Game. “I’ll have to hold this for..." March 17

  • Lacy can earn $55K for each successful weigh-in

    ESPN "The $385,000 weight clause in Eddie Lacy's contract with the Seattle Seahawks is based on him hitting specific benchmarks on seven separate occasions, a league source told ESPN's Field Yates. For each weigh-in that Lacy reaches his target number, he can make $55,000. The numbers are 255..." March 17

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