Posted April 17, 2012 on
Jason Jones has no intentions of becoming a statistic, or the next Warren Sapp.
The newly-minted Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman is earnestly preparing for life after football even though he's only 25 years old and signed to a one-year contract worth up to $5 million.
Jones took part in Priority Sports and Entertainment's second P.L.A.N. program: Preparing for Life After Football Now.
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According to Peter King of SI.com, if Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill falls out of the top ten, the Seattle Seahawks would love to take him, even though they signed Matt Flynn as a free agent.
“At Tannehill’s workout,” one source told King, “[coach] Pete Carroll was giggling like a schoolgirl watching him throw. His attitude was like, ‘What are we even doing here...
Even though the Seattle Seahawks signed Matt Flynn to a contract that will pay him around $8 million a season, head coach Pete Carroll made it clear during an appearance with WQAM in Miami with Joe Rose, that he won’t be handed the starting job and there will be an open competition.
“First of all we are always looking to make the quarterback position as competitive as possible...
Seahawks insider Brandon Choate puts on the swami hat today for us. He gives us his full 7 round mock draft for the Seattle Seahawks for the 2012 NFL Draft. He's got the Seahawks addressing LB, DE and RB positions with his choices of David DeCastro, Chris Polk, Emmanuel Acho, Trumaine Johnson, Andre Branch, and David Paulson.
Two prime time games!
On Tuesday afternoon, the 2012 NFL schedules were released. The Seahawks will have two prime time games, a Monday Night Football, and a Thursday Night Football appearance, plus they will be taking on the Buffalo Bills in Toronto for the first time in franchise history.
A few old foes make there way up to Seattle, and of course the division rivals, plus the...
When the NFL revealed the new Nike Jerseys at the beginning of the month, the Seattle Seahawks had arguably the coolest jersey out there, and had the most change to what they had previous. Many ‘Hawks fans were ready to buy them that day, but had to wait until April 16th to pre-order them.
According to the A-B-C's I learned as a kid, the Seahawks jerseys should be listed here...
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With the 2012 NFL draft less than two weeks away, it’s about time we ratchet up our draft coverage here at SeaTown Sports. Within the coming days we’ll talk about which prospects the Seahawks should target, different scenarios that could play out during the draft, and yes, a mock draft.
But before we do all that, here is a breakdown of the Seahawks...
A New Leo?
Seahawks NFL draft preview: Quinton Coples
With the Seattle Seahawks 2012 NFL draft (#12 overall) a name you could easily hear called is Quinton Coples from the Tar Heels.
Height: 6-6 Weight: 284
Class/Draft Year: Sr/2012
40 Time: 4.78
On March 15th Mario Williams signed a 6-year $96 million dollar contract with the Buffalo Bills. Everyone knows...
With David Hawthorne now with the Saints, the Seahawks are in a desperate need at the linebacker position.
Most Likely On The Team
Luckily they were able to resign Leroy Hill and Matt McCoy the other week, both on one-year deals.
Also still on the team is K.J. Wright, who played exceptionally well as a rookie last season. In his first year in the NFL, Wright played...
Love/Hate Relationship with Schedule Makers
I love prime time games as a fan. As a season ticket holder of the Seahawks and a share holder of the Packers I am very excited for the September 24th Monday Night Football game at Century Link Field.
Ever since Mike Holmgren chose to leave the Packers to take over as Head Coach/General Manager of the Seahawks in...
Hot News for DE Jay Richardson
A former president of the ECOWAS Commission, Ambassador James Victor Gbeho, is worried the current development could have a negative toll on the international image of Ghana. Ambassador Victor Gbeho who is currently serving as the Presidential Advisor on Foreign Affairs told XYZ News, Ghanaians who are agitated about the ongoing prosecution of the Assin North MP must calm down. Speaking...
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The Seattle Seahawks 2012 NFL Schedule came out today.
Here’s what we know.
1. 2 Primetime games vs. Packers (MNF) and vs. 49ers (TNF)
2. Open on road vs. Cardinals
3. Home Opener vs. Cowboys
4. Aaron Rogers, Tony Romo, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady will all be in Century Link Field in 2012
5. Seahawks player their first ever regular season game in another country. Toronto...
Seahawks Draft Targets
Seattle Seahawks 2012 NFL Draft Analysis
2012 NFL DRAFT
Round 1: Thur., April 26, 8 ET
Rounds 2-3: Fri., April 27, 7 ET
Rounds 4-7: Sat., April 28, 12 ET
Radio City Music Hall, New York City
The 2012 NFL draft is mere days away and our Seattle Seahawks first round selection and rumors are running rampant all over the blogosphere.
In preparation for the...
Apparently Warren Sapp filed for bankruptcy last week. The reason Sapp is filing for bankruptcy is because he owes $6.7 million which includes debt to creditors and debt in unpaid child support and alimony. He says he had to file or else he would be subject to jail time.
Sapp currently listed $6.45 million in assets. This includes 240 pairs of Jordan athletic shoes worth almost...
Warren Sapp opened up about the financial problems he’s facing and told the Tampa Bay Times in a recent interview that he opted for bankruptcy over jail.
“Do you think I wanted to declare bankruptcy? Do you think if there was any other way possible I would have done it? It was either this or go to jail. Those were my choices,” Sapp said.
Sapp told the paper he grossed about...