Found November 16, 2011 on Seahawks Blog:
RENTON -- The play was worthy of the highlight reels, but it left quarterback Tarvaris Jackson reeling. In the second quarter of Sunday's 22-17 win against Baltimore, the Seahawks quarterback took the snap, rolled to his left and fired a pinpoint pass across his body to receiver Doug Baldwin down field for a 50-yard gain. Coach Pete Carroll called the throw "phenomenal" -- though it had its consequences. "I don't know if you watched him, but he didn't go without pain on that throw," the coach said of Jackson. Such has been the plight of the Seattle quarterback, who has a strained pectoral muscle. He wants to play, but he'll have to play through pain. And in between games he'll be restricted in his preparation (Jackson was limited in Wednesday afternoon's practice and only threw one pass the morning walkthrough). "Unfortunately he just can't practice very much," said Carroll, "and when he does, he's holding back."...

Jackson hopes to avoid surgery

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson was asked his weekly question about his strained pectoral muscle and how he feels at this point of the season. Jackson said he understands there’s a possibility he might have to have surgery at the end of the season, but he is more focused on helping his team win games right now. “That’s one thing I didn’t want to have to think...

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Quarterback Charlie Whitehurst took all the pass plays in practice Friday as starter Tarvaris Jackson rested his injured pectoral muscle. It follows the pattern of work Jackson has undergone since coming back from the injury sustained in the NY Giants win. “Tarvaris did very well in practice yesterday and couldn’t throw today,” coach Pete Carroll said. “He did a little bit...

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Seattle hopeful players with concussions can play Associated Press Copyright 2011 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 02:05 p.m., Wednesday, November 16, 2011 (AP) — Seattle coach Pete Carroll is hopeful his four players who are suffering from concussions...
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