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Our man Brandon Choate explains that with the Seattle Seahawks putting cornerback Marcus Trufant on IR, his days with the team could be numbered. With guys like Brandown Browner and Walter Thurmond coming up, Trufant could end up just like Lofa Tatupu.
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RENTON -- Cornerback Marcus Trufant has been placed on injured reserve because of a back injury that kept him out of the Oct. 9 game at New York.A starting cornerback, Trufant suffered what coach Pete Carroll said was a bruised sacrum in Seattle's home game against Atlanta on Oct. 2. The injury didn't manifest itself until after practice the Wednesday following the game....
Yesterday, the Seahawks placed CB Marcus Trufant on the Injured Reserve list, officially ending his season, and there’s a good chance this will be the end of his time in a Seahawks uniform. Trufant’s contract expires after the end of the season, and … [visit site to read more]
As some of you may have seen in the news earlier today, Seattle Seahawks CB Marcus Trufant has been placed on injured reserve with a bruised sacrum (lower back).
That means Walter Thurmond will take over the starting role opposite Brandon Browner, with Richard Sherman the likely no. 3 CB. This starting secondary is now amongst the youngest in the NFL, with 3 second-year players...
RENTON — The season is over for the Seahawks’ longest-tenured player.
Cornerback Marcus Trufant was placed on injured reserve on Monday, ending the veteran’s season. Trufant missed the Seahawks’ Week 5 win over New York with a bruised sacrum, an injury from which Trufant apparently was unable to recover.
The team signed defensive tackle Jason...
The Seattle Seahawks signed defensive tackle Jason Shirley and placed longtime veteran (9th year with the Seahawks) CB Marcus Trufant on injured reserve officially ending his 2011/12 season. Sophmore Walter Thurmond, Roy Lewis or Brandon Browner will start in Trufant's place.
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Veteran cornerback's injury is recurrence of back earlier back problems, raises questions about his future with Seahawks.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Marcus Trufant was placed on injured reserve and will miss the rest of the season.
(AP) — The Seattle Seahawks returned from their bye week and placed cornerback Marcus Trufant on injured reserve with a back injury that will end his season.
To fill Trufant's roster spot, the Seahawks signed defensive tackle Jason Shirley.
It was a pretty eventual Monday here at the VMAC. The big news is veteran cornerback Marcus Trufant has been placed on season-ending injured reserve with a back issue. Trufant was initially diagnosed with a bruised sacrum, but Seattle head coach Pete Carroll said as team doctors checked him out further, they came to the realization that he was suffering from the same back disk problems...
The Seattle Seahawks placed veteran cornerback Marcus Trufant on injured reserve Monday.
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With the move sending Marcus Trufant to IR (and almost certainly ending his tenure with the Seahawks), and with Seattle preparing to meet the Browns on Sunday, now is a perfect time to take a look back at Mike Holmgren's Seahawks legacy. Trufant was the last really significant Holmgren-era contributor left on the Seattle roster (with the possible exception of Leroy Hill)- With...
The Cleveland Browns will take on the Seattle Seahawks this Sunday in Cleveland, Ohio. Both teams come into the match-up at 2-3. The Browns may have the upper hand in that Colt McCoy is ready to play while the Seahawks starting Q.B. Tarvaris Jackson is questionable with a pectoral muscle pull. The two teams have struggled this year. McCoy in his second year for the Browns has...