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If you thought Miami, New Orleans, Dallas, and the New York Jets had a lot of drama surrounding their teams coming into the 2012 NFL season, you should take a look at the storms brewing in Seattle.
Only a season removed from stumbling into the playoffs and knocking out the Saints in the first round, high expectations are being placed on a young Seattle team.
Head coach Pete Carroll already has a few challenges put before him very early in the 2012 season. However, their head-scratching first round draft pick, Bruce Irvin, is not even close to being one of the three major questions surrounding this team.
The Quarterback Controversy
No team in football may have a tighter or more agonizing quarterback situation than Seattle. It's not frustrating due to the fact that all three quarterbacks that include, Matt Flynn, Russell Wilson, and Tarvaris Jackson are bad players, but who is going to be the opening day starter?
For right now Flynn and rookie third-round pick from Wisc...
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The Seattle Seahawks are likely looking to trade quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, as Matt Flynn is cementing himself as the team’s starter, and while Russell Wilson appears more than capable of handling the back up role. So while the Seahawks are more than willing to move Jackson before the next week or so, the question remains, what team would actually want Jackson at this point...
ESPN Radio 710 in Seattle reports Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch seems to have gained an extra burst of speed after arriving at camp with a slimmer physique than in past seasons.Fantasy Spin:At his heaviest Lynch was around 225 pounds, which is 10 pounds heavier than he is listed at right now. The added quickness will be beneficial to Lynch when he finds an opening but having...
It looks like the three-way quarterback battle in Seattle quickly has deteriorated into a two-man battle.NFL.com is reporting that Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll announced that incumbent starting quarterback Tarvaris Jackson will not see any time in this weekend’s preseason game.Newly signed free agent Matt Flynn will get the work in the first half, with recently drafted Russell...
Tarvaris Jackson, who was Seattle's starting quarterback last season, will not play in the Seahawks' second preseason game on Saturday against Denver, but coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Tuesday that Jackson is still in the competition to be the Seahawks' regular-season starter. Carroll said Tuesday he will follow the same plan as in the first preseason game...
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice practiced the first two weeks of training camp wearing a red jersey, denoting no contact. That's gone this week as Rice is now participating in team drills, and even diving for ballsm, Danny O'Neil of the Seattle Times reports. Rice won't play in Saturday's exhibition game at Denver, but his practice regimen is a sign of...
Tarvaris Jackson may be frustrated by the Seattle Seahawks’ quarterback competition, butRussell Wilson is enjoying it. Wilson, who is backing up Matt Flynn during the preseason while Jackson watches from the sideline, said on KJR in Seattle that he thinks he’s getting better as a quarterback — and getting closer to being a starting quarterback. [...]
Save The Date: Seahawks vs. Cardinals
The Countdown Is On – Game 1 Is In 29 Days – September 9th, 2012
1:25PM PT - University of Phoenix Stadium
For the second Tuesday in a row, Tarvaris Jackson worked with the first offense. For the second Tuesday in a row, Pete Carroll announced Matt Flynn would start and play the first half of Saturday’s game against Peyton Manning and...
Terrell Owens says he is ''no longer'' a member of the Seattle Seahawks.
The 38-year-old wide receiver posted the news on his Twitter account.
''I'm no longer a Seahawk. I THANK the organization 4 the opportunity, I'm truly blessed beyond belief. My FAITH is intact & will NOT waiver.''
Owens signed a one-year deal with Seattle earlier...
Per the Seahawks.com website today we've learned that Pete Carroll said in a post practice press conference that Matt Flynn will start at QB this week vs. the Denver Broncos in Week 2 NFLX action.
That was the word from coach Pete Carroll after today’s practice, although incumbent starter Tarvaris Jackson worked as the No. 1 QB in practice and Carroll admitted he thought about...
Braylon Edwards has always been a talented receiver and as such he’s proven himself to be an enigma so far in the NFL.
He’s made huge plays and saw his career jump off to a great start yet after leaving Cleveland he sputtered out in both New York with the Jets and in San Francisco.
Now, it looks like he’s ready to go for his and he appears to be on the verge of his long-awaited...
Even though Pete Carroll insists the competition is ongoing, it is clear Matt Flynn is the leading contender to be the Seattle Seahawks' starting quarterback when the season begins. Flynn will get his second straight preseason start for the Seahawks on Saturday night when Seattle travels to Denver, with rookie Russell Wilson expected to play the second half in a similar format...
Seattle's incumbent starter Tarvaris Jackson didn't play in the Seahawks preseason opener last week, and coach Pete Carroll already has said that, once again, Matt Flynn will play the first half of Saturday's contest against the Broncos and rookie Russell Wilson will take over for the second. In the past, Carroll has said he knows what Jackson can do for him, but as CBSSports...
The Raiders signed former UCLA linebacker Korey Bosworth, the nephew of former Seattle Seahawks on Oklahoma linebacker Brian Bosworth. Korey Bosworth signed with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2010 and spent training camp with the Lions in 2010, '11 and '12. He played in the Lions' preseason opener last week.
Today there are 13 days left until kickoff.
13 is the record for receiving touchowns in a season. Sidney Rice set the record in 2005. Like the single season rushing TD record, this record was set during a freshman season. Rice redshirted the 2004 season and was excellent in 2005. He had another stellar year in 2006 and moved on to the NFL. He currently plays for the Seattle...
While Matt Flynn sits in front of him, the wait for Russell Wilson may not be long`
1.) Russell Wilson Quarterback, Seattle Seahawks
“He is too short to be an NFL Quarterback”, “He can’t see over his Offensive Line” these are just some of the things Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson heard from NFL scouts heading into the 2012 NFL Draft. Wilson has all the...