Found March 21, 2014 on The Football Fan Spot:
This is very similar to the deal that the Buccaneers gave Clinton McDonald. Like McDonald, Tony McDaniel was a little thought of defensive tackle before this season, playing 590 snaps in 2011 and 2012 combined, but broke out this season with the Seahawks (though McDaniel came from Miami, while McDonald moved up Seattle’s depth chart). McDaniel is a couple of years older, but I actually like this deal better than McDonald’s for 4 reasons. The first is that it’s less money. While McDonald got 12 million over 4 years with 4.75 million guaranteed, McDaniel got 5.75 million over 2 years with just the 1.25 million dollar signing bonus guaranteed. That’s less money per year, fewer years, and less guaranteed money, which offsets the minor age factor (they’re both under 30 anyway). The second is that McDaniel stays in Seattle, while McDonald goes to Tampa Bay. There’s no guarantee that McDonald will be as good outside of Seattle’s system. We don’t have to find out with McDaniel. Three, McDan...

Report: Jared Allen expected to sign with Seattle Seahawks

The Seattle Seahawks and free agent defensive end Jared Allen are working on the final details of a contract, reports ESPN’s Ed Werder. Jared Allen is working on final details of a contract with the SB champion Seattle Seahawks. Barring unforeseen issues, he could sign today — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) March 20, 2014 The former Minnesota Vikings pass rusher had 52 tackles, 11...

Jermichael Finley failed his physical with the Seahawks

According to Pete Dougherty of the Green Bay Press-Gazette,  free agent tight end Jermichael Finley failed his physical with the Seahawks. NFL source says Seattle failed TE Finley on physical. Didn't say if Sea might later re-check. Finley only 4 months removed from neck surgery — Pete Dougherty (@PeteDougherty) March 21, 2014 Not a surprise at all since Finley is still recovering...

Seahawks land offensive guard Stephen Schilling

Today the Seattle Seahawks landed offensive guard Stephen Schilling to a contract.  Schilling, 25, was a sixth-round draft pick of the San Diego Chargers and has played in 17 games over three seasons. The former Bellevue High School star started all four of his college years in Michigan, mainly at playing at tackle in college, […] The post Seahawks land offensive guard Stephen...

With Jared Allen in Seattle, the rich get richer in the NFC too

Jared Allen on the Super Bowl-champion Seattle Seahawks is about as scary as NFL nightmares get for opposing quarterbacks. After all, Allen might no longer be the player he used to be, but he’s still only 31 and is coming off a bad year in which he still recorded 11.5 sacks and But what makes this truly scary is that playing in Seattle could give Allen a special opportunity to...

Despite slow start in free agency, Seahawks top offseason power rankings

The Seattle Seahawks fans have watched the defections of key contributors in their championship season, but despite the slow pace the team has operated in since the start of the new  league year, they enter 2014 as still the team to beat.

Allen weighing Seahawks, other offers

Jared Allen was accompanied on his second visit to the Seattle Seahawks by his wife, family members and his agent. But any sense they were brought together presuming an introductory news conference disintegrated when they left Seahawks headquarters and returned to their family offseason home in Arizona without finalizing a contract or otherwise committing to join the defending Super...

Seattle Seahawks Sign Jared Allen

The best defense in the NFL just added Jared Allen!  The Seattle Seahawks and Jared Allen have agreed to a contract!The Seahawks have lost Brandon Browner to the New England Patriots, Red Bryant and Chris Clemons to the Jacksonville Jaguars, and Walter Thurmond to the New York Giants.

NFL Free Agency: DE Jared Allen takes second visit to Seattle Seahawks

Free agent defensive end Jared Allen recently met with the Dallas Cowboys, but left town without a contract. The cash-strapped Cowboys agreed to a deal with free agent DT Henry Melton but probably couldn’t afford Allen and his contract demands. ESPN’s Ed Werner is reporting that Allen will return to the Pacific Northwest for a second meeting with the reigning Super Bowl champion...

Jared Allen Leaves Seattle Without Signing Contract

Jared Allen has left Seattle, Washington without formally signing the Seahawks proposed deal. While the terms of the deal have not been made public yet, whatever it was that was offered, it has been enough to at least pique the veteran’s interest.’s Ian Rapoport reports that Allen will take some time to decide whether he wants to accept Seattle’s latest offer...

Seattle Seahawks sign OL Stephen Schilling

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The Seattle Seahawks have signed free agent offensive lineman Stephen Schilling.

The Assist: Seahawks Kam Chancellor & Steve Francis flick up

Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chandello posted a photo of himself and former NBA point guard Steve Francis in the club. Reminder, “Stevie Franchise” is only 37 years old.

Free Agency 2014 (3/20)

After a couple of days of relative inactivity (at least as far as the news wire is concerned), the Seahawks are making some moves today.  First off, the team has signed offensive lineman Steve Schilling.  Schilling can play both guard and tackle and has the potential to develop into a solid player -- the Seahawks reportedly planned on taking him in the sixth round back in 2011...

Jared Allen to Seattle

As was expected, Defensive End Jared Allen finally made his decision and agreed to sign with the defending champion Seattle Seahawks. The terms of the contract are not yet known, but Ed Werder broke the news that Allen and Seattle have reached an agreement. This signing is great for both sides. Seattle can add another […]

BREAKING: Jared Allen working on deal with Seahawks

courtesy espn.comEd Werder is reporting that Jared Allen is close to a deal with the Seattle Seahawks pending any unforeseen circumstances.Jared Allen is working on final details of a contract with the SB champion Seattle Seahawks. Barring unforeseen issues, he could sign today— Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) March 20, 2014This is Allen's second visit to Seattle this week, after...
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