Found December 05, 2011 on Seahawks Insider:
For my feature on Brandon Mebane today, I had an opportunity to spend some time with his family recently in Los Angeles. Mebane’s father, Walter Mebane Jr. and mother Joyce live right across the street from Crenshaw High, where Brandon and his older brother Walter III attended school. Mebane is quietly having a good season after signing a lucrative, $25 million deal during the offeason. The 26-year-old leads the NFC in tackles for interior defensive linemen with 38, and is one of the reasons the Seahawks are No. 12 in the league in run defense. But the making of … Read more »

Seattle rookie suspended for PEDs

Seahawks guard John Moffitt has been hit with a four-game suspension after testing positive for performance enhancers. 

Seattle back from break with more line changes

The Seattle Seahawks have returned from a four-day break with more changes on an already banged up offensive line. The Seahawks placed left tackle Russell Okung on injured reserve on Tuesday after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle in last Thursday's 31-14 win over Philadelphia. The Seahawks signed guard Mike Gibson to add depth on the offensive line, but the big changes are...

Moffitt suspended 4 games for violating league’s drug policy; Paul McQuistan slides over to left tackle

It was a newsy day here at the Seattle Seahawks team headquarters this afternoon. At the top of list is Seahawks rookie offensive guard John Moffitt has been suspended for four games without pay for violating the league’s policy on performance enhancing substances. Moffitt’s suspension begins immediately. Per league policy, players on injured reserve who are suspended under...

Raheem Brock to cops: ‘You guys don’t take care of your athletes out here?’

Seahawks defensive end Raheem Brock apparently has an interesting take on the relationship between athletes and law enforcement. He apparently expects special treatment from cops. “You don’t take care of your athletes out here?” he asked a state trooper who processed him for drunken driving after a 2010 arrest in Seattle. It’s treatment Brock suggested that, as an NFL player...

Morning links: A healthy Jackson?

In my story today, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll remarked at how much better quarterback Tarvaris Jackson look in practice the week leading up to the team’s 31-14 win over Philadelphia. And Jackson proved in his play, finishing 13 of 16 for 190 yards and an 11-yard touchdown to Golden Tate. Jackson finished with a season-high 137.0 passer rating. While not fully recovered...

John Moffitt suspended 4 games for violation of banned substance policy

The NFL has suspended Seahawks rookie guard John Moffitt for the final four games of the season for a violation of the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Moffitt, who is currently on injured reserve, will serve the suspension, without pay, immediately. The suspension will be completed by the end of the regular season, even though Moffitt is hurt and can’t play...

Raheem Brock To Washington State Cops During DUI Stop: "You Guys Don't Take Care Of Your Athletes Out Here?"

Maybe there was a reason Seahawks defensive end Raheem Brock felt he was within his rights pull a dine and dash on a $27 tab at a Philly restaurant, his conviction for which we told you about last week. It seems Brock is used to getting preferential treatment from police in Philly and in other places. Philadelphia magazine inquired into Brock's DUI arrest in Seattle late last...

Playoffs? Can Hawks “drive” it in?

The Sehaawks need Marshawn Lynch to help sustain longer drives as they make a run at the playoffsI deemed a question appropriate for this headline, as that’s what we are left with, questions. Can the Hawks win out? Will the right teams lose? What about the O-line injuries? Which NFC teams will we beat in a tiebreaker? These are all relative questions pertaining to the Hawks playoff...

NFL Draft Update: Quarterbacks

Yesterday, we started trying to prioritize the Seahawks’ needs for the upcoming offseason. I want to let that poll continue to run for a few more days before I break down the results, but even at this … [visit site to read more]

Okung to IR, Gibson signed, Moffitt suspended

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Rams visit Seahawks in Week 14 battle

Dec 12, 8:30 PM | Turf of CenturyLink Field St. Louis Rams vs Seattle Seahawks Odds 2-10TEAM RECORD5-7 It could be one of the lamest Monday Nighters in recent years as the St. Louis Rams visit the Seattle Seahawks in Week 14 odds action. The Rams have struggled bigtime against their NFC West foes, going 1-12 SU past 13 vs Seattle. They have also lost 6 in a row and are...
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