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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Josh Portis was pulled over on May 5 for speeding. It was then that a Washington State Patrol officer noticied “a strong odor of intoxicants coming from the vehicle” and that the driver “had watery bloodshoot eyes.” Portis, 25, later submitted to two breathalyzers and his blood alcohol concentration readings were recorded as 0.092 and 0.078. The legal limit in Washington state is 0.08. He was expected to compete with Brady Quinn and Jerrod Johnson for the backup job behind Russell Wilson.

Seahawks quarterback arrested for suspicion of DUI

According to The Seattle Times, Seahawks back up quarterback Josh Portis was arrested for suspicion of DUI back on May 5th and will be arraigned on May 28th. Portis was pulled over at 9:26 p.m. on May 5 after he was observed driving 80 miles an hour in a 60-mile-an-hour zone exiting the Mount Baker Tunnel on eastbound I-90 in a 2008 Range Rover.   A report from the Washington...

Suspensions may get Seahawks fined

Since 2010, no other NFL team has had more players suspended for PED use than the Seahawks, and now they could be hit with fines from the NFL as well. 

Don’t Drink And Drive, Don’t Drink And Fry, Josh Portis.

Via Christmas Ape, still on vacation.  Seattle PI reports Seahawks backup quarterback Josh Portis was arrested by Washington State Patrol for suspicion of drinking while under the influence back on Cinco de Mayo and will be arraigned next week in Redmond Courthouse. The trooper noted there was “a strong odor of intoxicants coming from the vehicle” and Portis had “watery...

Pete Carroll: Russell Wilson is “a million miles ahead of where” he was in 2012

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll says that quarterback Russell Wilson is a lot further along this year then he was last year. “He’s threw a couple of balls today, things that we talked about over the offseason that he’d like to take a shot at, and he did it today just to see what would happen with full awareness of why he was doing it,” Carroll said, per the News...

Pete Carroll addresses Seahawks recent issues: ‘Unfortunately if you go wrong, you get popped and that’s how this thing works’

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll talked about the recent rash of incidents that has upset the balance of his team. The Seahawks were becoming a role model franchise with innovative views on personnel, and the nurturing environment that seemed to mold players into do the right things. However, lately the up and coming Seahawks have struggles with performance enhancing drug...

Cliff Avril is out with a plantar fascia issue in his foot

According to the News Tribune, Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril didn’t participate in today’s organized team activity because of a plantar fascia issue in his foot. Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll says Avril injured his foot four weeks and was asked if it’s serious. “Well, it hurts,” joked Carroll. “You could ask him about it. The plantar fascia thing is a real uncomfortable...

Seattle reaches deal with 2nd round pick Michael

Second-round pick Christine Michael and the Seattle Seahawks have reach agreement on a multi-year contract just as organized team activities begin. Michael, the Seahawks top pick in April's draft out of Texas A&M, signed with the club on Monday. Terms of his contract were not released. The Seahawks also re-signed tight end Darren Fells, who they originally signed on March...

Seahawks Quarterback Josh Portis Arrested on Suspicion of DUI

It hasn’t been a good week for the Seahawks. On Friday, Bruce Irvin was suspended four games for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy. On Monday, news came out that backup quarterback Josh Portis was arrested on suspicion of a DUI on May 5 in Seattle. Portis was pulled over on Cinco de Mayo for driving 80 mph in a 60 mph zone, according to the Seattle Times...

Seattle Seahawks in Danger of Being Penalized for Having Too Many Bad Boys

Pete Carroll has done a heck of a job crafting the Seattle Seahawks into a contender. Marshawn Lynch is making Buffalo with they hadn't given up on him so easy. Russell Wilson is making Carroll look like a genius for taking him in the third round. That defense--what can you say about those hard-hitting ball hawks that would do them justice? However, he may have another challenge...

The Seahawks Re-Sign TE Darren Fells

Brother of Daniel, Darren Fells, has been re-signed by the Seahawks after getting released 12 days ago. He’s got great size at 6-7 and 280 lbs, and his basketball background is intriguing. After what Antonio Gates and Jimmy Graham have done, the former basketball player tag will not be going away anytime soon.   The post The Seahawks Re-Sign TE Darren Fells appeared first on...

Seahawks' Cliff Avril out with plantar fascia injury

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril has been sidelined for the team's OTAs as he recovers from a plantar fascia injury, according to Eric Williams of The News Tribune. Coach Pete Carroll told reporters that Avril's rehab is going "well," but the defensive end is still a few weeks away from returning. “Well, it hurts,” joked Carroll. “You could ask...
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