The Seattle Seahawks have an item posted on their site today that recalls some of the more interesting names submitted when the Emerald City asked its citizens for helping in naming their franchise back in 1975.
Can you envision RB Marshawn Lynch bathing in Skittles as announcer Cris Collingsworth screams ‘Lynch just went beast-mode for the Peckerwoods!?’
Umm…yeah. You can click here for the complete list, but below are some of our favorites.
We know Deion Branch loves to milk cows but it’s even odder to imagine his pride in signing a new deal with the Seattle King Krabs.
Shaun Alexander may have flamed out tragically but does the mean that he should have been a member of the Seattle Cockatoos?
Matt Hasselbeck as the signal caller for the Seattle Spunkies?
The legendary Dave Craig may have requested a trade from the Seattle Roaches on the pure principle of the whole thing.
There is no need to connect a player with the Seattle Sperm Whales to know that it’s a horrid, horrid picture.
Bruce Irvin of the Seattle Seahawks was being interviewed in his NFL locker room and thought he was a Washington Redskin instead of a Seattle Seahawk. Irvin responded with “I’m f#%ked up man. I’m f#%ked up”. You are going to want to go ahead and jump to the 3:20 mark of the video to catch this because it’s pretty boring until then. Irvin, you may want to get your team...
Can the stops keep coming?
The Seattle Seahawks played very impressively on defense last season.
A great season came with great marks – Seattle finished seventh in total points allowed and ninth in total yards allowed. If the defense can make big plays this upcoming season, they have the ability to carry the 2012 version of our Seahawks into the playoffs.
Incumbent starter Tarvaris Jackson is No. 1 on the Seahawks' depth chart over high-dollar free agent signee Matt Flynn and third-round draft choice Russell Wilson. For now, coach Pete Carroll is standing by what he said in minicamp: Jackson will take snaps with the first unit while Flynn and Wilson prove they're ready to run offense. Carroll said Jackson earned those...
Bruce Irvin was drafted by the Seattle SEAHAWKS with the 15th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.
Irvin is in a Seattle SEAHAWKS locker room when he starts to be asked questions about being drafted by the SEAHAWKS.
Then this happened.
If I give Bruce Irvin the benefit of the doubt, what happened was he was getting Seattle, Washington and Washington Redskins and John Schneider...
Where does Marshawn Lynch rank in our FantasyPPR.com 2012 fantasy football running back rankings?
While we at FantasyPPR.com specialize in PPR fantasy football we also realize that many fantasy owners still elect to play in standard scoring leagues only. Therefore, in order to meet the needs of standard league fantasy owners as well, we have produced our 2012 fantasy...
When the Seahawks drafted Bruce Irvin with the 15th overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft, many took it as a surprise. Irvin was a guy that many didn’t have on their boards in the first round, but rumblings of the Jets drafting him made the Seahawks pounce early on the defender from West Virginia University.
In this video, Irivin appears to forget what team he was drafted by. Being...
During an interview inside the Seattle Seahawks’ locker room, rookie linebacker Bruce Irvin momentarily forgot who drafted while telling his draft day story.
Irvin was asked if he was surprised on draft day.
“I was surprised man, even when Washington traded I was outside talking to my family,” said Irvin. ”And I seen a Washington number. ’I'm like...
Seahawks News | Links
Hey there folks and Happy Monday to you!
Surfing around for your Seahawks coverage for today? Looking for Seattle Seahawks, News, Links, Gossip, links, Analysis and observations?
We all love the Seahawks right? But we all don’t have the time to go thru the web to try to find the latest news and the articles from the best writers on the planet.
The men that...
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice says he’s feeling much better as he prepares for next month’s training camp after undergoing offseason surgery on both shoulders.
“I’m feeling pretty good,” he said, shrugging his shoulders and then lifting both arms. “I’m going to continue this rehab and get back out as soon as possible.
“I’m feeling better...
My word is stronger than OAK!
Remember this? ”I got a shelf life of ten years, tops. My next contract’s gotta bring me the dollars that’ll last me and mine a long time. $hit, I’m out of this sport in 5 years.
What’s my family gonna live on? Huh? ” - Rod Tidwell
The Seahawks held their mandatory three-day minicamp last week, and defensive end Chris...
The running assumption was that Tarvaris Jackson would be knocked back a slot on the depth chart once Matt Flynn showed up, but not so fast, says Pete Carroll. Plus, Mike Lynn’s multi-million dollar deal lives on, Matt Forte could hold out and Anthony Hargrove was suspended for lying.
Whoooooooops? Slip of the tongue EH Bruce?
Classic moment in the Seattle Seahawks lockerroom this week. Michael Robinson the Seahawks pro bowl full back and his TV website the Real Rob Report found out Bruce Irvin doesn't exactly play for the Seahawks after all, but the REDSKINS?
Whoa Whoa... Cmon Bruce. Say it isn't so.
Robinson asked Irvin how surprised he was to...
According to Rotoworld.com, ESPN’s John Clayton indicated on SportsCenter that Tarvaris Jackson will be the Seattle Seahawks’ starter going into training camp, since Matt Flynn hasn’t been that impressive so far.
“(Flynn) hasn’t wowed anybody in all the offseason program. And because of that, when they start training camp, Tarvaris Jackson will be taking the...
Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.