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Tavaris Jackson made a strong case to be the Seahawks' insurance policy for Russell Wilson. (Komono Times photo)
Tavaris Jackson, Seattle Seahawks
Jackson may be an eight year veteran with starting experience, but he's fighting for a roster spot as much as anyone one this list. The former Alabama State quarterback had a pretty good game, competing 8 of 9 passes for 128 yards and two touchdowns. It looks like the spot as Russell Wilson's backup is his to lose at the moment.
Charles Hawkins, Arizona Cardinals
Charles Hawkins made the most of his opportunity in Week One of the Preseason. (SB Nation Photo)
Charles Hawkins wasn't even the most decorated receiver on his Southern team last season, but he hasn't let that stop him from making his presence felt. Hawkins had a big first game, snagging four passes for 92 yards, numbers he rarely put up at SU. Another performance like this, and Hawkins is bound to end up on someone's roster thi...
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Byron Maxwell Put on Quite the Show
For the better part of this summer, Seattle Seahawks fans have been subject to Walter Thurmond hype that can only be described as a little excessive. At one moment he’s competing with Brandon Browner for a starting role, and the next he might even be a better cover corner than Richard Sherman.
That’s cute, but what about Byron Maxwell?
Seattle Seahawks WR Sidney Rice returned to practice and running full speed on the field. Rice spent two weeks in Europe for treatment on his knee, and with his return came the best day of practice for the team’s offense.
According to the Seattle Times, Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice was back at full speed after recently undergoing a procedure on his knee overseas.
“We are getting better and better every day,’’ Wilson said. “It’s so exciting for me, especially just playing the quarterback position. We have been scoring a lot of touchdowns in practice and hopefully that translates to...
Pete Carroll came away from Seattle's preseason opener impressed with how his younger players who had impressed were just as strong in the Seahawks first game situation.
The Seahawks returned to practice on Sunday for the first time since their preseason win over San Diego. The practice saw the return of backup running back Robert Turbin, who had yet to participate in training...
(Eds: Adds details, quotes.) By CURTIS CRABTREE Associated Press The Seattle Seahawks felt they would be set at tight end after selecting Luke Willson in the fifth round of April's draft.
With veterans Zach Miller and Anthony McCoy returning to fill the top two spots on the depth chart, Willson would come in as a third option to solidly the back end of the Seahawks' roster...
Veteran kicker Ryan Longwell is retiring as a Green Bay Packer.
Longwell is the all-time leading scorer in Packers' history. He scored 1,054 points during his nine-year career in Green Bay (1997-2005). He connected on 226 field goals and 376 extra points.
Longwell set a team record by leading the Packers in scoring in nine consecutive seasons, beating the previous mark of seven...
When you lose a player like Percy Harvin for basically the whole season, it hurts. It doesn't hurt Seattle nearly as much as it did Minnesota...
Former kicker Ryan Longwell the all-time leading scorer in franchise history has informed the club of his decision to retire with the Packers. The announcement was made Monday by Ted Thompson Executive Vice President General Manager and Director of Football Operations.
Longwell scored 1054 points during his nine-year career (1997-2005) in Green Bay connecting on 226 field goals...
A number of designers have taken their shot at redesigning the Seattle Seahawks’ helmets and uniforms to their liking.
Could you imagine Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch, or Golden Tate wearing something like this?
Featured are a number of Seattle Seahawks’ concepts. Some are interesting options that fans may like and others may strike a nerve with some fans.
Ryan Longwell retired as a member of the Packers on Tuesday. Here are some of his comments from his news conference, including a life-changing memory and his thoughts on Brett Favre.
Michael Pina is a writer for ESPN’s TrueHoop Network. He also writes for ScoreBig. Follow him on Twitter @MichaelVPina.
Twenty four year old NFL players aren’t supposed to dominate their position. It’s a league of instinct, talent, and athleticism, which are all things any 24-year-old in the league should have access to. But consistent, overreaching success is more...
Ryan Longwell, who played his final six seasons in the NFL with the Vikings, will retire a Packer, that team announced Monday.
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Beating the San Diego Chargers 31-10 was a reasonable expectation heading into this game. How the Seahawks got there was not entirely encouraging. Pre-season games are difficult to gauge in the NFL since so many players that will not be on NFL rosters are getting significant snaps. Keeping an eye on how the starters...
Josh Robinson learned at the feet of Antoine Winfield as a rookie. Now Robinson is hoping to adequately replace his mentor.