Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 10/29/13
The Seattle Seahawks are currently 7-1 and are clearly one of the best teams in the NFL. Some think they’re the odds-on favorites to win the NFC this year, but that task just got a whole lot more difficult. Seattle announced on Tuesday that wide receiver Sidney Rice will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL. Rice also suffered a concussion in Monday night’s 14-9 win over the St. Louis Rams. While Rice hadn’t made a huge impact numbers-wise this season, with fellow receiver Percy Harvin not yet back from a hip injury, the Seahawks are thin at the position. Rice was third on the team with 15 catches for 231 yards and was tied for the team lead with three touchdowns. He has had knee issues before, and in August he traveled to Switzerland to undergo platelet-rich plasma treatments. Without Rice, who went down in the first half against the Rams, the Seahawks really struggled offensively. They finished with a season-low 135 total yards Monday night. Harvin could return from his injury
PLAYERS: Sidney Rice
TEAMS: Seattle Seahawks
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Jason Peters carted off field after suffering leg injury

WATCH: Carson Wentz finds Mack Hollins on beautiful 64-yard touchdown

Watch video of Duke basketball’s weird pep rally, with players dancing and more

Steph Curry consoles Devin Harris’ nephew, who lost father in car accident

Dodgers/Astros could be a World Series for the ages

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Marcin Gortat fires back at LaVar Ball, defends John Wall

Clayton Kershaw downplays impact of heat for Game 1

Chiefs release C.J. Spiller for 4th time in 2017

Report: Suns send Eric Bledsoe home, trade viewed as likely

Cristiano Ronaldo tweets about beating Lionel Messi for world’s best male player

Steelers reportedly have no plans to trade, discipline Bryant

The 'Best offense is a good defense' quiz

Path to the 2017 World Series - Houston Astros

MLS Decision Day: East to be a rumble while West up for grabs

Most prominent sports bans on the 5th anniversary of the Lance Armstrong ban

Sports & Politics Intersect: Cubs owner up for Heritage Foundation post

The 'Like Mike, only better' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: Dodgers finish Cubs while Astros find pain in the Bronx

The 'Some call me the Rocket, some people call me Maurice' quiz

Kyrie Irving must lead Celtics through a disaster in search for happiness

Jacoby Brissett: The forgotten up-and-comer

NFL Week 7 Predictions

The 'Can I have a quick sword with you?' quiz

Seahawks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

The 'Best offense is a good defense' quiz

MLS Decision Day: East to be a rumble while West up for grabs

Most prominent sports bans on the 5th anniversary of the Lance Armstrong ban

Houston Astros hold off Yankees, forcing Game 7

Sports & Politics Intersect: Cubs owner up for Heritage Foundation post

The 'Like Mike, only better' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: Dodgers finish Cubs while Astros find pain in the Bronx

The 'Some call me the Rocket, some people call me Maurice' quiz

Kyrie Irving must lead Celtics through a disaster in search for happiness

Jacoby Brissett: The forgotten up-and-comer

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker