go to MSN.com
Found April 09, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

Via Pro Football Zone:

The Seattle Seahawks have announced that quarterback Brady Quinn has agreed to terms on a contract that will make him their new back up behind Russell Wilson.

Quinn played pretty well last season for the Chiefs.  He threw for over 60 percent, but also only had 2 touchdown passes compared to 8 interceptions.

THE BACKYARD
RELATED ARTICLES

As a Lou Ferrigno wannabe, the Seattle Seahawks better hope Brady Quinn never needs to replace Russell Wilson under center

Substandard field general Brady Quinn agreed with the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday to backup Russell Wilson. The 28-year-old Quinn, nabbed out of Notre Dame by the Cleveland Browns with the 22nd pick in the 2007 draft, has now been employed by four organizations. Before being chosen by the Browns, Quinn established the quarterback record for weightlifting at the NFL Scouting Combine...

Seahawks expected to sign free agent quarterback Brady Quinn

According to Marc Sessler of NFL.com, the Seattle Seahawks are expected to sign quarterback free agent quarterback Brady Quinn. Quinn was among four quarterbacks who were brought in on Monday. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft and was traded in 2010 to the Denver Broncos in exchange for Peyton Hillis, a 6th round pick. Quinn joined...

Seattle Seahawks sign WR Brett Swain

The Seattle Seahawks have added depth at wide receiver by signing Brett Swain to a two-year contract following a tryout. The Seahawks announced the signing on their website Monday. The 27-year-old Swain was drafted by Green Bay in 2008, taken in the seventh-round out of San Diego State. He caught six passes with Green Bay in the 2010 season and another two for San Francisco in...

In depth 2013: Seattle Seahawks

Division rival San Francisco went to the Super Bowl in 2012, but Seattle scored more points, allowed fewer and, in the process, found a likely future star to be the team’s signal caller in the process. Russell Wilson arrived on the scene via a third round draft pick. He surprised most experts by beating out Matt Flynn for the starting job and he improved all season, earning a Pro...

NFL responds to Richard Sherman’s Adderall comments

We reported earlier today the Seahawks’ cornerback Richard Sherman told the Vancouver Sun that half of the players of the NFL take Adderall. The NFL has since released a statement to TMZ regarding Sherman’s comments. “The comments are ill-informed and inaccurate.  Adderall is easily detected under current testing and will result in a suspension absent an approved therapeutic...

Seattle! Get on board with Brady Quinn being a Seahawks QB!

Seahawks add a vet It seems so odd to me to use the term “VETERAN QUARTERBACK” while referring to Brady Quinn.  It seems as if it were only a couple drafts ago when we were talking about the young man entering the draft from Notre Dame. It is hard for me to believe that he already has 6 years of NFL experience, for three different teams. There are several things to be excited...

Seattle signs receiver Brett Swain

Wide receiver Brett Swain was signed to a two-year contract by the Seahawks today after going through a tryout at the VMAC. From the teams official website: Quote: Swain, 27, entered the league in 2008, when the Packers drafted the San Diego State wide-out in the seventh round. He caught six passes for the Packers in 2010. Swain also played with the 49ers...

NFL Responds to Richard Sherman's Adderall Comment

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has been known for shooting his mouth off. He has a run in with Tom Brady, a Twitter feud with Darrelle Revis, and a memorable 'debate' with Skip Bayless that looked more like the two class bullies that were afraid to fight sniping at each other. Recently he opened his mouth again, this time calling out his fellow professionals...

Richard Sherman: Half of the NFL uses Adderall

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman tested positive for Adderall last season.  Which happens to be on the NFL’s banned substance list.  He ended up appealing his suspension and had it overturned due to errors in the chain of custody of his urine sample. Sherman told the Vancouver Sun that half of the players in the NFL take Adderall. “About half the league takes it...

Sea-Mock: Draft Predictions For The Seattle Seahawks

With the 2013 NFL Draft right around the corner, I thought I would concoct a mock draft for the Seattle Seahawks.  If you have any comments or would like to send me an email to spar, I'd encourage you to do so at my email, BJSmith6970@gmail.com. There are several approaches to drafting: horizontal drafting or vertical drafting.  When you horizontal draft, it indicates...

How Much More Can Russell Wilson Improve?

When the 2012 NFL season kicked off, no one gave Russell Wilson a ton of thought because he was scheduled to be playing behind Matt Flynn. However, Coach Pete Carroll decided early on that Wilson would be the guy to lead the offense. That decision paid off and helped Seattle get into the playoffs. The question is, can Wilson improve, or was he experiencing some beginner’s luck...
Seahawks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

RUMORS & GOSSIP

Silver: NBA will take 'fresh look' at domestic violence policies

NEW YORK — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL’s rash of incidents. Silver said during a community service event in Staten Island that the league has been discussing with the NBA Players Association ways to further educate players and provide programs to them and their families...
Via NESN.com
9 hours ago

911 audio: Woman says Bironas was ‘dangerous’ and ‘crazy’

Former longtime Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas died on Saturday night after flipping his car in a single-car crash in Nashville, and a phone call to 911 indicates the kicker exhibited wild and crazy behavior on the road before the crash. The Tennessean posted audio of a call from a woman reporting the crash. The […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 hours ago

Can Jonathan Papelbon catch Mariano Rivera?

When discussing the best closers of the modern era one name leads every list: Mariano Rivera. Trevor Hoffman, Joe Nathan, Francisco Rodriguez, and Billy Wagner are part of the next tier down but are short the dominance over many years of the guy above them. Some of their tickets to the Hall of Fame will likely be regular-priced admission rather than induction ceremony. One guy who...
Via The Sports Post
22 hours ago

James Harrison to rejoin Steelers for his final season

James Harrison officially retired from the NFL before the season began, but the 36-year-old is coming back to rejoin his old club. The Pittsburgh Steelers will sign Harrison this week. The #Steelers will be signing their own former star LB James Harrison over the next few days, I’m told. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 22, 2014 LB James Harrison scheduled to meet Tuesday...
Via Sports-Glory
13 hours ago

LeBron James fan has his Cavaliers arena ban lifted

Remember that fan who ran onto the court when the Miami Heat played the Cleveland Cavaliers two seasons ago with a shirt begging LeBron James to return to Cleveland in 2014? What a nut that guy was, huh? LeBron had won two championships with the Heat and was aiming for a third. There was no […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 hours ago

Chargers lose Danny Woodhead for the season

The San Diego Chargers’ worst fears were confirmed on Monday as running back Danny Woodhead is officially out for the year after suffering a leg injury against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. Woodhead will have surgery to repair his fractured right fibula and ankle and will be placed in injured reserve this week. The 30-year-old was carted off the field during the Chargers’ 22-10...
Via Rumors and Rants
14 hours ago

Ravens respond to ESPN allegations about Ray Rice story

The Baltimore Ravens have responded to allegations by ESPN’s Outside the Lines that the team led a campaign of misinformation in the months following the now infamous Ray Rice elevator incident in which he was arrested for domestic violence. You already know the story, so there is no reason to get into it here. Needless to say, both the Ravens and the NFL have drawn widespread...
Via Sportsnaut
17 hours ago

Is there a QB controversy brewing in Miami?

Fresh off a disheartening 34-15 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin didn’t seem prepared to commit to Ryan Tannehill as the team’s starting quarterback for Week 4 (via Palm Beach Post). After being asked directly about Tannehill’s status as the starting quarterback, Philbin responded… We’ll utilize the players the best way we...
Via Sportsnaut
19 hours ago

Lions place Tulloch on season-ending I.R. with ACL injury

The Detroit Lions announced Monday that they will place veteran LB Stephen Tulloch on season-ending injured reserve with a torn ACL. Caldwell announced that Stephen Tulloch will be placed on injured reserve with an ACL injury. — Detroit Lions (@Lions) September 22, 2014 Tulloch suffered the injury while celebrating a sack on Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, so this is a very disappointing...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 hours ago

Derek Jeter denies he gave gift baskets to one-night stands

Derek Jeter may be retiring from baseball with a giant pile of farewell gifts from major league teams but, it seems the Yankees shortstop wasn't quite as generous with parting gifts for his one-night stands.The Captain claims he's never given gift baskets of signed memorabilia to his female "conquests," according to an article in this week's New York Magazine...
Via The Other Paper
1 day ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

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.