Found May 23, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Allen Barbre
TEAMS: Seattle Seahawks
Getty Images According to Howard Balzer of, the NFL has suspended Seattle Seahawks tackle Allen Barbre for the first four games of the 2012 season. Right now we don’t know the reasoning for Barbre’s suspension, since the NFL has yet to confirm the situation. The 27 year-old Barbre played in 4 games during the 2011 season.

Seahawks Barbre suspended four games

Seahawks offensive lineman Allen Barbre was suspended the first four games of the 2012 season, Howard Balzer of the The Sports Xchange has learned. Barbre, 28, plays guard and tackle. He's not guaranteed a roster spot and his suspension complicates his chances of making the 53-man roster out of camp. The Seahawks pursued multiple offensive linemen in the offseason and also...

Report: Kellen Winslow seen as “rotational” player in Seattle

Getty Images According to, a source close to the Seattle Seahawks, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. will be used as a rotational player for the team. Translation: he’s no longer perceived as a full-time player the way he was in Tampa Bay. The source told Adam Caplan of Sirius XM Radio that the Seahawks “just didn’t think he could be more than...

Seahawks decline “Hard Knocks” invitation

Getty Images The Seattle Seahawks have stated that they were approached about being featured in HBO’s Hard Knocks, but they’ve decided to decline the invite. It seems like every team that gets approached about “Hard Knocks” ends up declining and I can’t say I blame them. After watching the Jets a couple of years ago, I think it’s turned teams off. When it comes to...

Winslow to wear #82 for the Seahawks

In a picture snapped off at the Seattle Seahawks OTA practice today at the VMAC we now know what number Kellen Winslow Jr. will wear at TE for Seattle. He is officially wearing Darrell Jackson's old #82. Also Paul Skansi's old #82. But who's showing off their Seahawks history? K2 will not be available for interviews until Thursday we're told.

Kellen Winslow Gets a New Home

     With all the controversy, self-centeredness, INJURIES, and all the baggage that comes with Kellen Winslow, the Seattle Seahawks have decided to take a chance on Winslow.  Was Seattle forced into this trade or do they like settling for average players with the “I” mentality.  Winslow is a former Cleveland Brown and now a former Tampa Bay Buccaneer, now nine seasons...

Why Kellen Winslow Will Fail in Seattle

While Kellen Winslow is a good player, since joining the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Josh Freeman, Winslow has failed to match the production he achieved in his two best seasons with the Cleveland Browns. In 2006 and 2007, Winslow recorded 171 receptions, 1,981 receiving yards, and eight touchdowns.   However, in 2009 and 2011 with Tampa Bay, Winslow recorded 152 receptions, 1,647...

Northwest Athlete Seahawks Profile: Donny Lisowski

NFL: Donny Lisowski Dreams do come true. Those sentiments ring stronger than ever in Seattle after cornerback Donny Lisowski was signed by the professional football team he grew up watching, the Seattle Seahawks. Position: Cornerback Height: 5’11″ Weight: 188 lbs Birthdate: January 20th, 1989 Birthplace: Seattle, WA College: Montana High School Lisowski attended O’Dea High...

Seahawks’ three-way quarterback competition has begun

AP Photo According to John Boyle of the Everett Herald, during this week’s OTA’s, Matt Flynn, Russell Wilson and Tarvaris Jackson all split the first team reps on offense. Now we can say that the quarterback competition in Seattle has officially started and my guess is that it won’t end until midway through the preseason. So put on your seatbelts and enjoy the ride.

Seahawks starting to take shape in OTAs

Even though the NHL playoffs is taking up a lot of attention along with the NBA postseason and the beginning of the MLB season, action in the NFL is heating up as OTAs, or Organized Team Activities as they are formally known, are taking place and the Seattle Seahawks are starting to look like we’ll see in when camp starts up. The Seahawks made a trade to pick up tight end Kellen...

My Sea-Pinion! What Kellen Winslow brings to the Seattle Seahawks

Welcome to Seattle K2 The Seattle Seahawks made a great move on Monday by acquiring TE Kellen Winslow from the Buccaneers and all they had to give up was a conditional 2013 7th round draft pick that will be a 6th round pick if he makes the team and makes some plays. Per Mike Sando of the ESPN NFC West blog. “The team does have ample cap room to absorb the $4.8 million salary,...

Seahawks to play a two-tight end set next year?

The Seattle Seahawks just acquired tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for an undisclosed draft pick on Monday. The Seahawks already had a solid pass-catching tight end in Zach Miller who they signed from the Oakland Raiders just a year earlier. Miller only caught 25 passes for Seattle last year though after having 60 or more receptions in each of his last...

Seahawks Say no-go to HBO Hard Knocks

Our man Brandon made a pitch for why the Seattle Seahawks should appear on HBO's 2012 Hard Knocks a little over a week ago in his 5 Reasons the Seahawks are a perfect fit article. Apparently the powers that be over at the VMAC see things differently. Per a story today at ProFootballTalk the Seahawks were approached about HBO's Hard Knocks, but said no. Seahawks GM John...
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