Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pete Carroll ‘really proud’ of how Richard Sherman is handling media

    Sportress of Blogitude "Pete Carroll would prefer it if the entire Richard Sherman saga that has plagued the Seattle Seahawks this offseason could be put in the rear view mirror. The Seahawks coach weighed in on all the drama while speaking to the media Thursday, saying he’s “really proud” of how Sherman “handled..." June 16

  • Richard Sherman six months after blowup: 'I might have gone over the top'

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman stepped to the podium Wednesday for the first time this spring to address the most tumultuous offseason of his NFL career. He joked with linebacker Bobby Wagner, who was standing in the back, and then spent the next 18 minutes answering 24 questions..." June 16

  • Richard Sherman Says He'd Like to Retire with Seahawks

    Bleacher Report "After an offseason of rumors and speculation regarding his future with the only NFL team he has ever known, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said he "would definitely like to retire a Seahawk" Wednesday. The Tacoma News Tribune shared more of Sherman's comments on its YouTube..." June 15

  • Richard Sherman blames “cowards” for Seahawks locker room story

    USA Today "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has a story to tell. You’ve heard it from anonymous sources and journalists and talk show hosts. But you haven’t heard it from Sherman. Sherman deserves to tell his own story, and not because he’s rich and famous and an All-Pro cornerback in the NFL...." June 10

  • Russell Wilson downplays reports of tension with Richard Sherman

    Larry Brown Sports "Unsurprisingly, Russell Wilson is denying a report that there is tension in the Seattle Seahawks locker room surrounding him and Richard Sherman. Wilson, who is an alleged target of Sherman’s resentment stemming from the team’s Super Bowl loss, downplayed the story when speaking to the media on..." June 02

  • Richard Sherman keeps promise to fund scholarship for honor roll student

    Yardbarker "Richard Sherman may be dealing with some negativity as it relates to the Seattle Seahawks, but that hasn’t stopped him from being a stand-up guy. The Stanford graduate has followed through on a promise to a young woman to fund her scholarship to Norfolk State in exchange for her turning her..." May 29

  • Richard Sherman trade doesn't make much sense for the Cowboys

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman, one of the league's best cornerbacks playing on one of the league's best teams, reportedly told friends that he had allowed himself to imagine playing for the Cowboys or the Patriots after he became frustrated that Seattle's punchless offense was keeping the team from winning..." May 27

  • Richard Sherman imagined playing for Cowboys, Patriots

    Pro Football Talk "The excellent article from Seth Wickersham of ESPN The Magazine detailing the dysfunction in Seattle includes some news regarding the Richard Sherman trade possibilities. Per Wickersham, Sherman had told friends that he imagined playing for two other teams: The Cowboys and the Patriots. Sherman..." May 27

  • Richard Sherman, Michael Bennett Respond to Reported Issues with Russell Wilson

    Bleacher Report "Seattle Seahawks defensive stars Richard Sherman and Michael Bennett denied tension exists between the defense and quarterback Russell Wilson after an ESPN report surfaced Thursday. Bennett took to Twitter to call the article, written by Seth Wickersham, "trash" and "gossip". Sherman..." May 25

  • Sherman blames Wilson, Carroll for SB loss

    CBS Sports "Richard Sherman wasn't traded this offseason. It sounds ridiculous enough when you say those six words out loud but there were discussions inside the organization about shipping the Pro Bowl cornerback out of Seattle, partly because that Pro Bowl cornerback reportedly wanted out of..." May 25

  • Why Richard Sherman can't let go of Seattle's Super Bowl loss

    ESPN "Richard Sherman wanted to send a message to Russell Wilson. It was June 2014, and it'd been a testy day at Seahawks minicamp, with defensive players hitting the offense in a non-contact practice. On one play, Sherman had ripped off the helmet and jersey of receiver Phil Bates, igniting a brawl,..." May 25

  • Richard Sherman Trade Talks Have Ended, Says Pete Carroll

    Bleacher Report "Richard Sherman will play the 2017 season with the Seattle Seahawks after the team ceased trade talks for their Pro Bowl cornerback. Per USA Today's Liz Mathews, Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll confirmed trade discussions involving Sherman have stopped now that the draft is over, going so far..." May 04

  • Richard Sherman wants to be traded to Patriots

    Larry Brown Sports "The Seattle Seahawks have not yet closed the door on the possibility of trading Richard Sherman, and one reporter claims the All-Pro cornerback has made it clear that he wants to be traded to one team — the New England Patriots. While discussing the situation on Wednesday night, Tom E. Curran..." April 28

  • Richard Sherman showed up for Seahawks’ voluntary workouts

    Sportsnaut "Well it appears the dramatic question about whether Richard Sherman will be traded can be put to rest. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback attended voluntary workouts Monday, which likely ends the trade talks, which he reportedly started to begin with, for good. It was previously reported Sherman..." April 24

  • Seahawks GM gives a refreshingly honest answer about Richard Sherman trade talk

    CBS Sports "In the midst of all the pre-draft smokescreenin' and obfuscatin', John Schneider is a beacon of truth. The Seahawks general manager has been surprisingly frank in his public comments about star cornerback Richard Sherman and the possibility of trading him this offseason. Last month, it started..." April 24

  • Seahawks GM won't rule out Sherman trade, but admits deal unlikely

    Bleacher Report "Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider doesn't think his team will trade cornerback Richard Sherman, but he left the door slightly ajar. Schneider appeared on 710 ESPN Seattle's Danny, Dave and Moore show Thursday and said, "Right now, I don't think the odds are very good," when asked..." April 21

  • Richard Sherman skipping 'Hawks workouts until May

    NFL.com "With trade rumors swirling, Richard Sherman will not attend the opening of the Seattle Seahawks offseason workouts. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sherman plans to report in May, before organized team activities begin. TheMMQB.com first reported the development. The Seahawks..." April 18

  • Richard Sherman reportedly won’t attend Seahawks’ offseason workout program

    Fox Sports "Richard Sherman isn’t required to be at the Seattle Seahawks offseason workout program, which is technically a voluntary session, and it appears he will be a no-show Tuesday. The Pro Bowl cornerback, who has been the subject of trade rumors this offseason, will not join his teammates at the..." April 18

  • Trading Richard Sherman Would Be An Idiotic Move For Seahawks

    The Big Lead "The Seattle Seahawks have signaled they are definitely open to trading Richard Sherman. While the franchise could get a haul in return for the four-time Pro Bowler, dumping him would be a monumentally stupid move. Sherman is still a monster at cornerback. The Stanford product is a big, physical..." April 14

  • Seahawks Looking For 1st & 3rd/4th Rd-Picks In Return For Richard Sherman

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that it would take a package of draft picks that included first- and third-round selections in order for the Seahawks to trade CB Richard Sherman. “We’re talking Darrelle Revis Jets-to-Buccaneers type of deal,” Garafolo said. “That’s what’s going to get this..." April 11

  • Richard Sherman staying put? Why Seahawks are unlikely to trade CB

    USA Today "Focus beyond all the headlines and amateur psychology filling a dead week in the NFL calendar, and star cornerback Richard Sherman’s future seems a lot clearer. Unless somebody blows away the Seattle Seahawks with the type of offer they can’t refuse, Sherman isn’t going anywhere. And now that..." April 11

  • Sherman involved in trade talks, will only accept move to contender

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is participating in the effort to move on and move out from Seattle, but he doesn’t just want to go anywhere. That’s the word from Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, who said on PFT Live that Sherman is involved in the trade effort, but he’s looking to..." April 07

  • Seven most realistic Richard Sherman trade scenarios

    Sportsnaut "We have no real idea whether the Seattle Seahawks will trade Richard Sherman. What we do know is that he’s firmly on the trade block and the asking price is said to be both a high-round pick and a good player. That pretty much limits the teams that could make a play for the All Pro cornerback...." April 07

  • Richard Sherman trade talks reportedly started because he wants out of Seattle

    CBS Sports "It’s been roughly three weeks since rumors started swirling that Seattle might be interested in trading Richard Sherman, and in that time, the Seahawks haven’t exactly denied that he’s on the trading block. As a matter of fact, it’s been the opposite. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and team..." April 07

  • Patriots reportedly not interested in trading for Richard Sherman

    CSN New England "Well, it was fun while it lasted. The Patriots won't be in the Richard Sherman business this offseason. They are not interested in trading for him, according to a source. Seattle GM John Schneider acknowledged on Wednesday that the trade buzz surrounding the long, tall, talkative, talented..." April 06

  • Seahawks looking for player and a high pick for Richard Sherman

    Miami Herald "The Seattle Seahawks are shopping a potential trade for cornerback Richard Sherman, and it’s now clear any NFL team willing to consider such a proposition must be ready to pay dearly for the chance to add one of the league’s premier players. The specific asking price for Sherman? The..." April 06

  • Best timing for Richard Sherman trade would be during the draft

    Pro Football Talk "If the Seahawks find a trade partner for cornerback Richard Sherman, the timing of the consummation of the deal becomes critical. Not for the team that gets Sherman, but for the Seahawks. For example, if the Titans offer the 18th overall pick in the draft for Sherman (I’m not saying that they..." April 06

  • Raiders join Patriots in pursuit of Richard Sherman

    Sportsnaut "When reports broke last month that the Seattle Seahawks would entertain the idea of trading Richard Sherman, it threw a bunch of people for a loop. Why would Seattle trade its All Pro defender when he’s seemingly in the prime of his career? While some took the report with a grain of salt,..." April 06

  • Richard Sherman Trade Talk: ‘There Is No Bad Blood’

    SI "The news from John Schneider’s Wednesday interview on ESPN Radio in Seattle wasn’t that the Seahawks GM is listening to offers for star corner Richard Sherman. It was that Schneider was talking so openly about it. I’ve always argued to coaches and general managers that there is little gained..." April 06

  • Richard Sherman's brother: Trade talk is exactly what CB needs

    NFL.com "Seahawks general manager John Schneider was open and honest about trade talks centered around star cornerback Richard Sherman, going public Wednesday with the fact that those conversations are happening. In speaking to someone who might know Sherman better than anyone, not only did the..." April 05

  • Seahawks GM makes it clear Sherman is available in trade

    NFL Trade Rumors "Seahawks GM John Schneider confirmed during an appearance on ESPN 710 Seattle Wednesday that the trade rumors surrounding CB Richard Sherman are “real,” per Bob Condotta. “What you’ve seen lately in the news is real. On both sides,” Schneider said. “I don’t know if anything would ever..." April 05

  • Can Seahawks and Richard Sherman make it work again? Of course they can

    Seattle Times "With all the hot air, er, hot takes surrounding the Richard Sherman trade rumors, the key words to me were uttered by Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, when he said from the owners’ meetings in Phoenix, “I don’t see anything happening at all.” Maybe that will change, but major trades in the NFL are..." April 03

  • Seahawks' Michael Bennett 'can't see' Richard Sherman leaving

    ESPN "Pete Carroll acknowledged this week that the Seattle Seahawks have taken calls from teams looking to trade for Richard Sherman, but Sherman's teammate Michael Bennett doesn't see the Pro Bowl cornerback going anywhere. "I can't see him leaving," Bennett said during an interview on SportsCenter...." March 31

  • Seahawks Looking To Dump Richard Sherman’s Salary & Target CBs In Draft?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Michael Lombardi of TheRinger, who first mentioned that the Seahawks would be open to trading CB Richard Sherman for the right deal, said Thursday on “GM Street” podcast that he believes Seattle would dump Sherman’s salary if possible. “It’s no secret. Now it’s being positioned that teams..." March 30

  • Richard Sherman doesn't sound like he's laughing off trade rumors anymore

    Bleacher Report "Seattle Seahawks superstar cornerback Richard Sherman said Thursday he'd prefer to remain with the organization amid offseason trade talk. Gee Scott of 710 ESPN Seattle passed along comments from Sherman, who also discussed the other factors that could decide his fate. "I wouldn't want to..." March 30

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 open to dealing Richard Sherman

    Newark Star-Ledger "Are Richard Sherman's days with the Seattle Seahawks numbered? According to one NFL insider, the star cornerback could be on the move this offseason--if Seattle gets the right price back in return. Michael Lombardi, a former executive for the New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns, San..." March 17

  • NFL issues Seahawks warning, but no other penalty, for Richard Sherman injury situation

    Seattle Times "The Seahawks have received a warning from the NFL, but will get no other penalty, after the league reviewed the circumstances of how the team handled disclosing an injury to cornerback Richard Sherman, according to a report Tuesday from Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network. That jibes with an..." February 14

  • Seahawks won't be severely punished for not disclosing Richard Sherman injury

    USA Today "After it was revealed that cornerback Richard Sherman had been playing with a significant knee injury without being listed on the injury report, the Seattle Seahawks were expected to face potential loss of draft picks and money as a result. But it looks like they’ll be escaping any significant..." February 05

  • Richard Sherman: NFL should pay us a full game check for the Pro Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "Most Pro Bowlers make far less money for the Pro Bowl than they make for a typical regular season game. Richard Sherman thinks that’s a problem. The losing players in the Pro Bowl make $30,000 and the winning players make $61,000. Not bad for a week’s work for most people, but that translates..." January 31

  • John Schneider says Seahawks weren’t malicious in not disclosing Richard Sherman injury

    Pro Football Talk "Seahawks general manager John Schneider feels his team didn’t do anything wrong by failing to list a knee injury for Richard Sherman on their injury report this season. Head coach Pete Carroll said that Sherman played with an undisclosed MCL injury during the season that wasn’t made public via..." January 27

  • Sherman: 'Foolishness' to consider punishing Seahawks for injury report

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL is considering stripping the Seahawks of a draft pick for failing to list cornerback Richard Sherman on their injury report while he battled a knee injury last season. Unsurprisingly, Sherman isn’t happy about that. Sherman told Sal Paolantonio of ESPN that it’s “foolishness” for the..." January 25

  • Seahawks Could Lose 2nd Round Pick For Not Disclosing Sherman Injury

    Real GM Football "The Seattle Seahawks could be penalized a second round pick by the NFL for failing to disclose Richard Sherman's knee injury. Sherman revealed after the Seahawks were eliminated from the playoffs that he played the second half of the season with an MCL injury." January 19

  • NFL looking into failure to disclose Richard Sherman injury

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to the Seahawks failing to disclose the in-season knee injury to cornerback Richard Sherman, they weren’t caught with a hand in the cookie jar. They admitted after successfully fleeing the scene that they had taken cookies and eaten them. And now the NFL, which initially had no..." January 17

  • NFL declines comment on Seahawks’ failure to disclose Richard Sherman injury

    Pro Football Talk "Amazingly, the Seahawks blatantly violated the rules of the NFL’s injury reports by concealing a knee injury to cornerback Richard Sherman. Even more amazingly, coach Pete Carroll freely admitted to it. Not surprisingly, the NFL is saying nothing about it. Reached by PFT for comment on the..." January 16