Christine Michael RUMORS & NEWS

  • Christine Michael deserves to be starter, regardless of Thomas Rawls’ status

    Seattle Times "The question came in mid-August, two days after the Seahawks’ first preseason game, and I was 90 percent joking when I asked it. Thomas Rawls had just spent three minutes praising the evolution of Christine Michael, who was fresh off a seven-carry, 44-yard performance vs. the Chiefs. Rawls..." September 27

  • Christine Michael ready to lead the way for Seahawks’ running game Sunday if needed

    Seattle Times "Friday’s news that Thomas Rawls is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game against the 49ers makes it increasingly likely that not only will Christine Michael start at tailback for the Seahawks but also potentially shoulder much of the burden to get the running game going. If that’s the case,..." September 24

  • Pete Carroll: Thomas Rawls to start over Christine Michael "Thomas Rawls has reclaimed his spot atop the Seattle Seahawks' backfield depth chart. Coach Pete Carroll confirmed Wednesday that Rawls will start versus the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. The plan all along was for Rawls to replace retired superstar Marshawn Lynch as the lead back once the..." September 14

  • Christine Michael fantasy stock on rise after great preseason

    Larry Brown Sports "Christine Michael is, once again, a name fantasy football enthusiasts need to be watching. I know, I know — you’ve heard this too many times before. Michael was the running back the Seattle Seahawks in the second round that was “just a Marshawn Lynch injury away from being a stud.” He then got..." August 26

  • Marshawn Lynch still giving Thomas Rawls, Christine Michael advice

    ESPN "In the days leading up to the Seattle Seahawks' third preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys, running backs Thomas Rawls and Christine Michael heard from an old friend: Marshawn Lynch. He was calling from Australia where he's spending the week with the Cal football program. "Me and..." August 26

  • Less 'wild' Christine Michael has Seahawks teammates, coaches believing

    ESPN "The summer of Christine Michael continued Thursday night as the Seattle Seahawks running back carried 10 times for 55 yards in the team's second preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. Michael has rushed 17 times for 99 yards (5.82 YPC) in two games, and by all indications, he will have a..." August 19