Posted November 23, 2011 on AP on Fox
Seattle strong safety Kam Chancellor says he isn't worried that he will develop a reputation as a headhunter. Yet, after his second straight week of picking up a personal foul for a hit against a defenseless receiver, the league may already be taking notice. Chancellor was fined $20,000 for a helmet-to-helmet hit against Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin two weeks ago. Last week against the St. Louis Rams, Chancellor was flagged again for the same penalty, this time for hitting St. Louis Rams tight end Lance Kendricks. Chancellor wouldn't confirm Wednesday whether he'd been fined for the second hit, but acknowledged he had heard from the league and plans to appeal. Kendricks was falling to the ground while trying to haul in a pass when Chancellor collided with him. Chancellor appeared to lead with his shoulder but still hit Kendricks' helmet. ''I just turned my head to the side like they asked me to do from the previous week and tried to do it ...

Kam Chancellor slapped with $40,000 fine

It’s been an expensive two weeks for Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor. A week after he was fined $20,000 for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver Anquan Boldin, a league source tells PFT that Chancellor — a member of Peter King’s midseason All-Pro team — has been fined $40,000 for an illegal shoulder-to-helmet hit on Rams…

Seahawks clean-up hitter

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Morning links: Red Bryant and courage

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A hitter's dilemma

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Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice missed his second straight practice with a knee issue, making his availability for Sunday uncertain. However, Seattle head coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Wednesday that he planned on resting his big-play receiver this week. Rice has not missed a game this season since missing the first two games with a shoulder injury, but has been on the...

Seahawks place Carpenter on IR, sign OT Barbre

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Seattle's Hill trying to make up for lost time

Seattle's Hill trying to make up for lost time Associated Press Copyright 2011 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 09:03 a.m., Thursday, November 24, 2011 Much of that was his own doing, as the Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker nearly earned a ticket...

Seahawks, Sounders to replace CenturyLink turf (PA SportsTicker)

The Seattle Seahawks and Sounders FC have announced plans to replace the playing surface at CenturyLink Field following the completion of the 2011 NFL season.

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Adventures in Officiating: What’s a defender supposed to do?

  You've seen it through the season — a receiver will hit the middle of the field on any kind of crossing pattern, and the quarterback will throw him right into an oncoming defender. Said defender poleaxes Mr. Receiver because there's no way he can stop quickly enough to avoid contact, and the official drops a flag and nails the defender for a personal foul because he...
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