Richard Sherman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Seahawks Richard Sherman says he'll be back in May, June

    Sporting News "Richard Sherman said he is starting his recovery immediately. The Seahawks cornerback had surgery on his ruptured Achilles this week and took to YouTube from his hospital to answer questions from fans. “I’m gonna get well very fast,” Sherman told a viewer, via Seahawks Wire. “I’ll probably..." November 16

  • Richard Sherman Out For Season With Ruptured Achilles

    NFL Trade Rumors "Seahawks HC Pete Carroll confirmed that CB Richard Sherman suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon during the third quarter of Thursday night’s win over the Cardinals and is out for the season, per John Boyle. Sherman was seen during the telecast telling his teammates that he suffered a torn..." November 10

  • Sherman: Texans 'would probably sit out' if contracts were guaranteed

    Tacoma News Tribune "Richard Sherman says for fans, for this weekend, it’s a darn good thing that all NFL contracts are not guaranteed. He says if they were, there likely would not be a Seahawks game this weekend. “Oh, yeah, those guys would probably sit this game out,” Seattle’s star cornerback said. Those..." October 28

  • Richard Sherman: Privilege doesn't change the color of our skin

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman says the efforts of NFL players to engage in social issues shouldn't be discredited because they're wealthy. Sherman made that point Tuesday while lauding his teammate and close friend Doug Baldwin. Along with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, Baldwin..." October 18

  • Richard Sherman: Players 'don't care about your fantasy team'

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman offered a critical take Sunday night on how, in his view, some fans dehumanize NFL players because of fantasy football, saying players "don't care about your fantasy team." "I think a lot of people, a lot of fans out there have looked at players even..." October 02

  • Richard Sherman: Trump’s behavior is “unacceptable”

    Pro Football Talk "President Donald Trump’s words last night were inflammatory enough to get the NFL to rebuke him (even if they didn’t mention his name). And a number of players are using even stronger terms to respond to Trump’s profane contention that players who protest during the national anthem should be..." September 23

  • Seahawks’ Richard Sherman says NFL injury reports ‘are for gamblers’

    Seattle Times "Cornerback Richard Sherman legitimately had an injury last week, a hamstring issue that crept up in the Seahawks’ season opener at Green Bay and caused him to miss two practices before Sunday’s 12-9 win over the San Francisco 49ers. But Sherman said he thinks there’s a somewhat illegitimate..." September 21

  • Dolphins have tried to trade for Richard Sherman multiple times

    Fanrag Sports "It was reported throughout the summer that the Seattle Seahawks were contemplating breaking up the infamous “Legion of Boom” by trading cornerback Richard Sherman. However, despite the fact that the veteran defensive back still remains in the Pacific Northwest, the rumor mill has once again..." September 17

  • Richard Sherman (hamstring) expected to play against 49ers

    ESPN "Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman is listed as questionable because of a hamstring injury but is expected to play against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, according to the Seahawks. Sherman didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday, but he returned as a limited participant Friday. Sherman..." September 17

  • Report: Dolphins & Seahawks Discussed Potential Richard Sherman Trade During Offseason

    NFL Trade Rumors "Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, citing a source “briefed on the situation,” reports that the Dolphins and Seahawks discussed a potential trade involving CB Richard Sherman during the offseason and WR Jarvis Landry‘s name came up. According to Jackson, the Dolphins admire Sherman, but they..." September 13

  • Seahawks’ Richard Sherman says he, and many others, have been victims of racial profiling before

    Seattle Times "Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was somber and pensive as he was asked for his thoughts on his teammate Michael Bennett’s allegation that he was a victim of police brutality in an incident that occurred in Las Vegas last week. On Wednesday morning, Bennett and his representatives issued a..." September 07

  • Richard Sherman gets to the heart of the Colin Kaepernick situation

    Pro Football Talk "While fans may hate Colin Kaepernick because he didn’t stand for the national anthem in 2016, the NFL has shunned him for a fundamentally different reason. Indeed, plenty of other players didn’t stand for the anthem during the 2016 season, and most of them remain gainfully employed. They remain..." August 03

  • Does Richard Sherman Want Out Of Seattle? Star CB Addresses Rumors

    NESN "The Seattle Seahawks have employed one of the NFL’s most vaunted defenses in the past few years, but this offseason, it appeared the “Legion of Boom” was in jeopardy of losing one of its stars. Richard Sherman was tied to multiple trade rumors this offseason, as it was reported the four-time..." July 28

  • Richard Sherman downplays Seahawks strife, says Russell Wilson is 'phenomenal' teammate

    ESPN "Richard Sherman described his relationship with Russell Wilson as "professional" during a SportsCenter interview that aired Sunday and again downplayed the idea that the Seattle Seahawks have a fractured locker room going into the 2017 season. "We're pros. We hang out from time to time. We get..." July 23

  • NFLPA on Richard Sherman strike comments: ‘What he said’

    Sportsnaut "Richard Sherman made headlines nationally when he said the NFL players must be willing to miss game checks in a strike to make big money. Of course, this is in reference to the monster contracts being pulled in recently by the NBA’s elite, not to mention its bottom feeders. “Oh, 100..." July 13

  • Richard Sherman to NFL players: Want bigger deals? Be willing to strike

    ESPN "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman says NFL players would have to be willing to strike in order to get huge guaranteed contracts like the ones being signed this offseason by NBA players. On July 1, NBA free agents agreed to deals totaling nearly $1 billion in the first 24 hours of free..." July 13

  • Richard Sherman: 'Made up' Russell Wilson story could easily apply to Tom Brady

    CBS Sports "The Seattle Seahawks have been engulfed in some locker room controversy this offseason, thanks primarily to an ESPN story. That story alleged that cornerback Richard Sherman remains bitter about the Super Bowl XLIX loss to the Patriots in 2015 and that members of the team are upset about the..." June 28

  • 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