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CHRISTINE MICHAEL RUMORS

Are The Seattle Seahawks Running Away From The Future At Running Back?

The last time the Seattle Seahawks invested a high (second-round) draft pick on a running back was in 2013, when they selected Christine Michael out of Texas A&M with what was their first selection in that draft. That’s par for the course in Seattle. To uncover the last time the Seahawks invested that high of a pick on a running back, you have to go back to the 2002 draft when...
Via Oregon Sports News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks GM: Marshawn is contemplating retirement

The Seattle Seahawks could be in a holding pattern for some time at the running back position. According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, general manager John Schneider is not sure whether star running back Marshawn Lynch will return to the NFL in 2015. In a radio interview on ESPN 710 in Seattle on Tuesday, Schneider had this to say about Lynch. Whether or not he (Lynch...
Via Sportsnaut
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Times asks: How many carries will Christine Michael really get this season?

Local media is asking a salient question in Washington (State), as fans of the team and fantasy football owners alike have been pondering the question of sophomore RB Christine Michael‘s workload all offseason. In part due to Marshawn Lynch‘s prolonged standoff with the team, but also as a result of Michael’s undeniable talent legitimate questions about their relative roles...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Marshawn still the man, but Christine Michael’s star is rising

With the big news of the recent arrival of running back Marshawn Lynch at Seattle Seahawks minicamp, 12s across the Northwest and the world were able to give the old sigh of relief and get back to what really matters: trembling with anticipation for the next Super Bowl run. The off-season team activities were voluntary up to this point, but the minicamp is not. Both are held at the...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Who Will Soar in 2014?

Star players often steal the spotlight around the NFL. This is especially true this time of the year when many big-name contributors receive massive contract extensions or run into off-the-field trouble. But every year, we also witness plenty of promising young playmakers who step out of the shadows and make a name for themselves with a breakout season. Who will break out for the...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: a vision of Christine Michael’s future

For now Marshawn Lynch is still the man for the Seattle Seahawks in the back field. Running backs coach Sherman Smith was asked recently if the team had any plans to lighten the work load for Lynch in 2014, and Smith replied it was out of the question. So it looks like full speed ahead for Beast Mode next season. However, the whispers are growing that Christine Michael may supplant...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Seahawks RB Michael goes to prom with with autistic student

Winning a Super Bowl is an unforgettable moment, but Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael might have topped that on Saturday night. Michael promised last month to go to the prom with an autistic Houston-area high school senior, who also suffers from scoliosis. And he kept his word for the big night last weekend. Michael couldn't be more excited when he picked up 18-year...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks running back takes autistic teen to prom

Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael gave Anahuac High School’s Taylor Kirkwood a prom she won’t ever forget when he escorted her to the big dance in April. According to KPRC in Houston, Kirkwood’s mother, Stacie Holmes, wanted to do something special for her daughter, who has autism. She reached out to the former Texas A&M running back and Super Bowl champ...
Via NESN.com
April 14, 2014  |  3 Comments

Seahawks RB Christine Michael taking autistic teen to prom

In a stand-up move, Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael will be taking Taylor Kirkwood, an autistic teenager from Baytown, Texas, to her high school prom next month. Photo Credit: Seahawks.com “I was just like we’ll see what happens,” Taylor’s mother, Stacie Holmes told KPRC. “I know he’s busy and I wasn’t sure if he could.” Holmes wanted to do something...
Via Gridiron Grit
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Christine Michael: rookie diamond in the rough

Former NFL scout Matt Williamson calls Seahawks rookie Christine (pronounced ‘Chris-tin’) Michael “a true every-down running back” by 2016. Michael entered the world through Beaumont, Texas on November 9, 1990 to Andrew Michael and Mary Gilder. Mary had wanted a daughter and picked out the name Christine from the first day she knew she was pregnant. 13 years later, her...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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