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Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman spent Wednesday evening discussing how his Pro Bowl snub did not rattle him very much.
This is most likely because he knew good news was on the way on Thursday.
The defensive back was initially slapped with a four-game suspension for the alleged use of Adderall.
He promptly appealed and subsequently won his fight over the ban.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman won his appeal of a four-game suspension for use of performance enhancing substances on Thursday, making him eligible for the NFL playoffs.
Sherman posted ''I won,'' on his Twitter account Thursday morning, followed by teammates tweeting their congratulations. Sherman added, ''Thank you (at)nfl for upholding the...
We're not sure how he did it, or whether it's even true, but Seattle Seahawks cornerback is saying that he has won his appeal for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drugs policy:
— Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) December 27, 2012
I want to send a special Thank you to my lawyers Maurice Suh and Heather McPhee couldn't have done it without them
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll told the NFL Network that many of his players, including cornerback Richard Sherman, wanted to run up the score on the 49ers this past Sunday night and put up at least 50 points.
Carroll said Sherman was pleading with him.
“He wasn’t the only one,” Carroll said.
All the Seahawks needed to do was score another touchdown and go for a...
RENTON, Wash. — Even when others were suggesting he drop his case and accept his punishment, Richard Sherman never strayed from his steadfast belief that his four-game suspension would be overturned.
As unlikely as it seemed, Sherman was right.
The Seattle Seahawks will now have one of the best young cornerbacks in the NFL available for the playoffs after Sherman won his appeal...
Seattle manhandles the first place Forty Niners
The Seattle Seahawks came up with another impressive victory under the lights Sunday night.
The Hawks scored in bunches, just like the past two weeks. But the big difference between weeks past and week 16 was the opponent.
San Francisco came into the game being touted as arguably the best team in the NFL. This didn’t bother the Seahawks...
Fox News is reporting that several members of the Seattle Seahawks were at a suburban Seattle bar on Christmas Eve where a shooting took place. One person is dead and another man was wounded in the incident. The shooting took place at a popular location known as Munchbar at approximately 1a.m. Monday morning. Accounts suggest that approximately 600 patrons were celebrating the Seahawks...
Seahawks star cornerback, Richard Sherman, announced on his twitter account the results of his four game suspension appeal today with a simple, “I won.”
Sherman had been accused of using Adderal, a PED in the NFL’s eyes, and was up for losing the rest of the season, including any kind of playoff appearance, after Seattle clinched it’s second post season run under Pete...
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has won the biggest-Pro-Bowl-snub award for 2012, but it doesn't sound like he cares.
"It don't mean nothing," Sherman told The Associated Press on Wednesday before the release of the 2013 Pro Bowl rosters. "I bet you I'll be on the first-team All-Pro. That means more to me."
Sherman and the Steelers' Keenan...
Christmas week just keeps getting better for the Seattle Seahawks. Today, cornerback Richard Sherman announced he’d won his appeal of a four-game suspension related to performance enhancing drugs that would have kept him out of Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Rams, and, more importantly, the entire NFC playoffs. The league hadn’t yet announced the results before Sherman...
A day after sitting out on Wednesday, Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice practiced today as a full participant. Rice has been dealing with a nagging knee injury the past, few weeks.
Along with Rice, tight end Anthony McCoy (back) offensive tackle Breno Giacomini (elbow), cornerback Walter Thurmond (hamstring), defensive end Red Bryant (foot) and running back Marshawn Lynch...
No matter how unlikely, Pete Carroll is grasping at the slim chance his Seattle Seahawks still have of winning the NFC West.
Sure the Seahawks would need a win over St. Louis on Sunday and help from Arizona to make playing at home early in the postseason a reality. But as long as there remains the chance of Seattle getting a home playoff game, and with it a division title, Carroll...
The loud mouth playmaker will play for the Seahawks into the playoffs.
After spending yesterday passive aggressively complaining on Twitter about being snubbed from the Pro Bowl, Richard Sherman finally has something to hang his hat on. He has officially won his appeal against the NFL’s claim of his use of performance enhancing drugs. Does anyone else think it’s strange he refers to Roger Goodell as “lord”?
Not to be pessimists, but we were...