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If there's ever going to be a time when the Seahawks' tight end group can compare favorably to other NFL tight end squads, this might be the time.
As weak as this position group might be, at least Seattle's tight ends are not under suspicion for, let's say, involvement in a murder, shooting someone in the face and other possible gang-related activities. When you look at the whole felonious assault vs. no felonious assault chart, Seattle goes in the plus column compared to a certain Northeastern team in the AFC.
Apart from that, incumbent starter Zach Miller figures to be Russell Wilson's #1 target out of the tight end position. After Miller, it's, uh, a little sketchy.
Pop quiz: Other than Miller, how many NFL passes have Seattle's tight ends caught? (Hint: it's in the single digits.)
Darren Fells 0 receptions first year
Cooper Helfet 0 receptions second year
Victor Marshall 0 reception...
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Have you ever wished your team would allow you to make a decision on something that bothers you. Whether it be free agency, the parking at the facility or the price of the tickets? Well the Seattle Seahawks want to change that. They will be allow the 12th man to give input on improving the overall experience for all Seahawks fans. The team will select — you guessed it — 12...
The Seattle Seahawks were cruising towards the Super Bowl when a lapse in coverage allowed the Atlanta Falcons within field goal range and a walk off win. Safety Earl Thomas was one of the players in the secondary and he still feels the sting of letting all slip away. The team has a good mix of young talent and Thomas is a solid example. He's one of the up and coming safeties...
Another Seattle Seahawks player is bashing San Francisco 49ers head Jim Harbaugh for his candid remarks about Seattle's PED issue, who he called so many words, cheaters.
Wide receiver Golden Tate is following CB Brandon Browner's cue by taking the lead in sticking it to the 49ers coach.
“Well, I’d be on offense trying to score a touchdown on him. Defensively, that’s...
In my last post I made some bold comments on PEDs and how to handle the players that abuse them. I proposed a one year ban for a player who violates the NFL’s banned substance policy and more frequent dope tests following the ban, and a lifetime ban from the NFL for the second offense. I feel so strongly about this issue because players who abuse various anabolic agents...
What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time, Matt Flynn was the likely candidate to start at quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks, and many people questioned whether 2012 draft pick Russell Wilson could be successful in the NFL at 5’11” tall. This year, Flynn has signed with the Raiders and Wilson is the leader of the offense in Seattle. During the 2012 regular...
Schneider Extended Through 2016
Seattle Seahawks HC Pete Carroll and GM John Schneider have been a stellar brain trust in the three years they have worked together, transforming the team into a legitimate Super Bowl contender. Schneider’s original deal ran through 2012, but was quietly extended last year through 2016.
With Carroll’s original 5-year deal running through 2014,...
According to Mike Sando of ESPN.com, the Seattle Seahawks have extended general manager John Schneider’s contract through the 2016 season.
Sando also reports the extension was done a year ago, but didn’t warrant the attention because it was before the Seahawks emergence.
The tandem of coach Pete Carroll and Schneider has done an excellent job through their first three years...
Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate said if he ever lined up against Jim Harbaugh he would do to him what he did to Sean Lee. Here's a video if you don't get the reference.
According to Mike Sando of ESPN.com, the Seattle Seahawks extended general manager John Schneider’s contract through the 2016 season.
Coach Pete Carroll’s five-year deal runs through the 2014 season. GM John Schneider initially signed a three-year deal through 2012. Schneider and the Seahawks quietly extended his contract through 2016. The deal has been done for more than a year...
Mike Sando of ESPN.com reports that the Seattle Seahawks quietly extended GM John Schneider’s contract through the 2016 season ”more than a year” ago.
Schneider has quickly become of the most respected general managers in the league and has assembled one of the best rosters of any team. He’s also drawn criticism for some of the team’s draft picks, but the results speak...
Before the Vikings shipped Percy Harvin off to Seattle, many reports came out that Harvin was upsetting many of his teammates in Minnesota. Adrian Peterson had an appearance on Sirius XM NFL Radio. Peterson said the team had no issues at all with Harvin: “I think there some personal things he was dealing with that I really don’t want to discuss, some personal things some personal...
And so we wait…
Thursday August 8th at 7pm is not getting here quick enough!
Usually mini camp is the first time that a coaching staff has an opportunity to se the entire roster together. This year the Seattle Seahawks had nearly 100% attendance during the teams OTA’s.
All this extra time together, along with the teams lowest turn-over rate since Pete Carroll and John Schneider...
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The Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers have traded barbs about PEDs. When 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said that he had noticed it and questioned what the Seahawks had been using the Seahawks fired back.
First it was Brandon Browner saying he would like to ring the neck of Harbaugh. Now it is receiver Golden Tate sending words Harbaugh’s way.
Seattle Seahawks players are not really feeling 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh right now. A week after cornerback Brandon Browner talked about putting his hands around Harbaugh’s neck, another player wants to do harm to Harbaugh.
Golden Tate was on 710 ESPN in Seattle, when according to the San Francisco Chronicle, Tate talked about giving Harbaugh “the Sean Lee treatment...