Doug Baldwin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin says some NFL owners have stifled anthem protests

    Fox Sports "After San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's polarizing national anthem protest went viral and sparked passionate debate from fans and fellow players, many NFL teams across the league -- and even athletes outside of the NFL -- began protesting the national anthem in their own way in..." October 06

  • Doug Baldwin, Seahawks meet with Seattle Police Department officers

    Larry Brown Sports "Doug Baldwin has been very outspoken on the topic of national anthem protests, and the Seattle Seahawks receiver is an advocate of establishing better relations between police officers and the community. On Monday, Baldwin and some teammates tried to make some progress on that front. According..." October 04

  • Doug Baldwin receiving death threats over anthem protest

    Seattle Times "Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin says in an interview scheduled to air Tuesday on “60 Minutes Sports” that he has received death threats for actions he has taken in response to police shootings of African-Americans. “I did,” he said, according to a transcript provided by Showtime, which will air..." October 01

  • Seahawks' Doug Baldwin calls for nationwide review of police policies

    USA Today "One day after Richard Sherman spoke out against police use of excessive force, one of his Seattle Seahawks teammates made a call to action. Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin outlined a plan Thursday to evaluate standing policies for police across the country. "As an american black male in..." September 22

  • Baldwin's MRI comes back negative

    CBS Sports "Baldwin's (knee) MRI taken Monday returned negative, ESPN's Josina Anderson reports. Baldwin expressed discomfort with the way his knee felt following Sunday's loss to the Rams, but gave a more positive update just a day later." September 19

  • Baldwin: Seahawks plan to stand with interlocked arms 'in unity'

    Seattle Times "Roughly 24 hours before kickoff of the Seahawks’ season opener against Miami Sunday, receiver Doug Baldwin revealed the team’s pre-game plans for a demonstration of unity. Specifically, Baldwin — in a video he released via his Twitter page — said the team will “stand and interlock arms in..." September 10

  • Seahawks' Baldwin: 'We never said there was a protest'

    Seattle Times "The Seattle Seahawks players are keeping secret the specifics of their planned demonstration of unity before Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. But receiver Doug Baldwin, who has been one of the leaders in formulating the action, was adamant Friday that it should not be viewed as a..." September 10

  • Doug Baldwin supports Colin Kaepernick protest

    SI "Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin tweeted his support of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Friday. Kaepernick has garnered many reactions after not standing during the national anthem to protest racial inequality in America. Kaepernick sat during the anthem in the first three games of the..." September 03

  • Doug Baldwin takes issue with Michael Bennett’s contract stance

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks have been a feisty bunch during training camp and the preseason. Michael Bennett has been involved in multiple on-field fights. Meanwhile, best buddies Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin just went at it during practice this week. Whether this tells us anything about the..." August 24

  • Doug Baldwin admits agitating after practice-fight with Richard Sherman

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett talked about upholding the “code,” after he was thrown out of practice for fighting. But for Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin, some things supersede the code, as their offense tries to establish its identity after an offseason of change. “I mean,..." August 24

  • Doug Baldwin recalls humbling start to career after signing extension

    Pro Football Talk "Tuesday’s announcement that the Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension didn’t come as much of a surprise given how often both sides talked this offseason about wanting to get a deal done. Telling someone in 2011 that Baldwin would one day ink a..." June 29

  • Doug Baldwin signs 4-year extension with Seahawks "Entering his sixth NFL season, Doug Baldwin has already earned his third professional contract. The Seahawks signed Baldwin to a four-year, $46 million contract extension Tuesday that will keep him under contract through the 2020 season, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported, via a source..." June 28

  • Seahawks working on a contract extension with Doug Baldwin

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks and receiver Doug Baldwin are working on a contract extension, coach Pete Carroll said on Thursday. Baldwin is entering the final season of a three-year deal signed in the spring of 2014 worth $13 million overall. Some analysts think Baldwin could command $10 million per season...." June 17

  • Doug Baldwin ‘most certain’ Marshawn Lynch is really retired

    Larry Brown Sports "Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin does not expect to call Marshawn Lynch his teammate next season or at any point beyond 2016. Lynch announced his retirement earlier this offseason, but there are more than a few people who believe he could change his mind and return to Seattle or some..." May 30

  • Seahawks' Baldwin 'most certain' that Marshawn Lynch won't return

    The Score "Marshawn Lynch has given no indication that he's considering returning to football after retiring this offseason, but that hasn't stopped many from speculating that the former Seattle Seahawks running back will change his mind and decide to play in 2016. Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and..." May 29

  • Seahawks' Baldwin calls out Goodell after congressional report

    The Score "A U.S. congressional report, obtained by Outside the Lines, concluded that the NFL attempted to influence a government study on football and brain disease. Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin was the first player to issue a response Monday, directing his call for change to league..." May 23

  • Doug Baldwin says contract talks with Seahawks could begin ‘shortly’

    Seattle Times "It’s widely expected that Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin will get a contract extension sometime before the beginning of the 2016 season, which is the last on his current three-year deal. And during an appearance on NFL Total Access on the NFL Network Thursday, Baldwin indicated that discussions..." May 20

  • Seahawks' Baldwin isn't worried about contract extension

    The Score "Doug Baldwin co-led the NFL in receiving touchdowns last season, but he insists that he's not worried about a contract extension, entering the final year of his current deal. The Seattle Seahawks' wide receiver was one of the most dominant players at his position during the second half of the..." May 16

  • Doug Baldwin: Seahawks shouldn’t give out Marshawn’s No. 24

    Pro Football Talk "As the Seahawks add a class of rookie players to this year’s team, receiver Doug Baldwin has a request: Don’t give anyone the No. 24, worn by running back Marshawn Lynch. Baldwin took to Twitter on Saturday evening after the draft concluded with a tweet directed at coach Pete Carroll, saying..." May 01