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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 reps with the first unit by virtue of his role as the team's starter last year. Carroll said there's no timeline on when he will name a starter for the 2012 season. Jackson finished 7-7 as the starter in his first year in Seattle, but he also struggled in late-game situations, and understood there would be competition for the starting job in his second season. Jackson said after seven years in the NFL he knew what to expect entering the offseason. "I'm not a (general manager), I'm not a head coach, so I can't go and pick exactly who they want, or say, 'Don't get a ...
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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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
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Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson has had his own YouTube show called “The Real Rob Report” for some time. The show typically involves him interviewing fellow players with the real talk flowing freely. While the show is usually at least entertaining, Robinson would benefit from the services of an editor, as episodes often run eight or nine minutes, which is practically an eternity...
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...
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The Seahawks held their mandatory three-day minicamp last week, and defensive end Chris...
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Matt Church weighs in with a Seahawks post about the five easiest 2012 NFL matchups that await the team this season. The Seahawks match up with the Rams in week four should be an easy win, if the secondary can shut down Sam Bradford that is. Another easy game with division implications is the week twelve match up with the Arizona Cardinals...
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...
ESPN's John Clayton reported Sunday on SportsCenter that Tarvaris Jackson will receive the first reps when the Seahawks open training camp in late July. Rotoworld's Evan Silva passed on Clayton's comments early Sunday and it created a bit of a hubbub on the Twitters and in the subsequent domino-effect article writing at various sites as it was seemingly interpreted as...
Many Seahawks fans are expecting Matt Flynn to be Seattles starting quarterback this coming season, but a decision is still far from being made. Head coach Pete Carroll said at the end of minicamp two weeks ago that there likely wont be a firm decision until after a few preseason games. The competition lives on among Flynn, Tarvaris Jackson and Russell Wilson. And, at least publicly...
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...