Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawk Richard Sherman: Punishment for Cam Newton was appropriate

    Seattle Times "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was as surprised as everybody else when Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers began and Derek Anderson was at quarterback instead of Cam Newton. “I thought maybe there was an injury to Cam that they may have been withholding or he sprained his hand in..." December 08

  • Richard Sherman on Cam Newton grabbing '12th man' flag: 'I guess karma gets you'

    ESPN "After the Carolina Panthers beat the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round of last year's playoffs, quarterback Cam Newton ran around Bank of America Stadium high-fiving fans. But when one Seahawks fan dangled a "12" flag near Newton, he grabbed it, crumpled it up and tossed it -- all with a..." December 01

  • Richard Sherman on Carson Wentz: 'He wasn't shook. He's a rook.'

    USA Today "It’s safe to say Richard Sherman wasn’t surprised the Seattle Seahawks’ talented, experienced defense got the better of Carson Wentz on Sunday, even if the Philadelphia Eagles’ rookie quarterback didn’t show outward signs of being rattled. “He was poised. He wasn’t shook. He’s a rook. That’s..." November 21

  • Richard Sherman reiterates call for simpler rule book

    Pro Football Talk "As the Seahawks prepare to face the Patriots for the first time since Super Bowl XLIX, Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman has reiterated his call for the NFL to make the rules that apply to every game simpler. Asked by Mike Tirico of NBC’s Football Night in America to identify the one change..." November 13

  • Seahawk Richard Sherman says NFL bowed to public pressure in fining him for hit on Buffalo’s Dan Carpenter

    Seattle Times "Seahawk cornerback Richard Sherman said Thursday he will not appeal a fine levied against him by the NFL for what was determined to be a late hit on Buffalo kicker Dan Carpenter in Seattle’s 31-25 win over the Bills Monday night. That doesn’t mean he agrees with it. Sherman said he received..." November 11

  • NFL fines Richard Sherman $9,000 for hit on Bills punter

    Sportsnaut "The Seattle Seahawks and Richard Sherman surely did catch a break late in the first half of Monday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. With Buffalo attempting a field goal at the end of the half, Sherman jumped off-sides and ran into Bills punter Dan Carpenter. The result of the of the play was a..." November 10

  • Dan Carpenter wife Kaela threatens to cut off Richard Sherman’s balls

    Larry Brown Sports "Richard Sherman has taken a lot of heat for diving in the direction of Buffalo Bills kicker Dan Carpenter’s legs on Monday night, but nobody took things further than Carpenter’s wife Kaela. After the game ended, Kaela Carpenter threatened to chop off Sherman’s man parts. No,..." November 08

  • Richard Sherman's short list of top receivers leaves off some surprising names

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman has long been known as one of the NFL's best cornerbacks, so his opinion on the toughest wide receivers in the NFL to cover carries a good deal of weight. Sherman operates within Seattle's Cover-3 defense and at times has largely stayed to one side of the field (particularly a few..." November 05

  • Richard Sherman: NFL admitted multiple officiating mistakes in Seahawks-Saints

    Pro Football Talk "During a 15-minute press conference that touched on a wide variety of topics and concerns, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman dropped more than a few intriguing nuggets. Here’s one: Sherman said the NFL admitted after Sunday’s loss to the Saints that the officials made three mistakes that hurt..." November 04

  • Richard Sherman: TV ratings down because NFL ‘isn’t fun anymore’

    Larry Brown Sports "There have been a lot of questions and speculation about why NFL ratings are down this season. Is it due to the public’s interest in the presidential election? The poor quality of primetime games? The national anthem protests? Well, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has another theory..." November 03

  • Richard Sherman criticizes NFL for 'legislating the emotion out of the game'

    Fox Sports "The Players' Tribune published a column Thursday by Seattle Seahawks three-time Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman in which the 28-year-old criticizes the NFL for a variety of its policies (namely, the personal conduct policy) and misjudgments. Sherman regularly speaks his mind on..." October 27

  • Richard Sherman showed up to a press conference in a full Harry Potter costume

    USA Today "Richard Sherman is a Gryffindor, apparently. The Seahawks cornerback showed up to his weekly press conference dress in a full costume from Harry Potter. He had the Gryffindor robe, tie and a wand. It was quite a legitimate setup. This was how he made his entrance — Harry Potter music and..." October 26

  • Julio Jones: I was interfered with, but we’re on to the next one

    ESPN "Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones said there was no doubt Richard Sherman interfered with Jones on his team's final play in Atlanta's 26-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Jones tried to make a catch deep down the middle on fourth-and-10 with under two minutes remaining. Instead, QB..." October 17

  • Richard Sherman likely to shadow Julio Jones on Sunday

    ESPN "Richard Sherman was asked Wednesday about the criticism that gets directed at cornerbacks who don't shadow opposing No. 1 wide receivers. "People are like, 'Oh man, you're not following him. You're scared of him.' It's like, I don't call the defense," Sherman said. "I don't call the plays...." October 13

  • Jets' Darrelle Revis refuses to discuss feud with Richard Sherman

    ESPN "Residual feelings from the Darrelle Revis-Richard Sherman feud, dormant for nearly three years, resurfaced Thursday in the New York Jets' locker room. Moments after declaring Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks "a must-win for us," the Jets' star cornerback's mood turned snippy when..." September 29

  • Richard Sherman says players 'don't have a reason to trust the NFL'

    Fox Sports "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is one of the more vocal players in the NFL, always sharing his thoughts on societal issues, as well as those surrounding the league itself. On Thursday, he shared a video via the Players’ Tribune on the relationship between players and the NFL – one..." September 29

  • Richard Sherman refuses to answer questions at press conference over shootings

    Pro Football Talk "A new form of NFL player protest has emerged regarding concerns over police misconduct involving African-American citizens. On Wednesday, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman refused to answer questions at his weekly media availability in response two recent shootings of African-American men by..." September 21

  • Richard Sherman Says It’s Difficult To Support #BlackLivesMatter

    The Undefeated "In the wake of these killings of black men at the hands of the police and the police being ambushed and killed, what are your thoughts? Honestly, I think it’s unfortunate. You pray for the families on both sides. You don’t want to see anybody killed senselessly. It’s a tough time we are living..." July 28