Eli the ape ran into an enclosure Thursday morning and swiftly knocked down a papier-mache helmet bearing the Seahawks logo, signaling his pick, said Erica Hansen of Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City. “He made his pick without any hesitation,” Hansen said. Well the 13-year-old primate’s streak will continue. Last year, Eli charged out and knocked […]The post Utah gorilla picks...
Seahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane and tight end Luke Willson have been injured against the St. Louis Rams.
Willson was taken off the field on a cart with 13 minutes remaining Sunday after injuring his lower left leg. He was placed in an air cast on the field and helped onto the cart after being tackled on a 4-yard reception. The play before the injury, Willson was open down...
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December 29, 2013
Luke Willson stands 6-foot-5.
The Seattle Seahawks tight end weighs 252 pounds ... including his huge heart.
When Baseball Canada's Greg Hamilton called Willson earlier this month to tell him about the program's annual fund-raiser, Willson reacted as quickly as if he was turning on a button-hook pattern.
He donated a football package to be auctioned to the highest bidder...
When Anthony McCoy was lost for the season in May after tearing an Achilles, the Seattle Seahawks were left with several questions at the tight end position.
While veteran Zach Miller was set as the starter, Seattle needed to find a complement to fill out their offensive attack. Fifth-round pick Luke Willson stepped up.
Willson has played in every game for Seattle this season and...
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December 19, 2013
(Eds: Adds details, quotes.) By CURTIS CRABTREE Associated Press The Seattle Seahawks felt they would be set at tight end after selecting Luke Willson in the fifth round of April's draft.
With veterans Zach Miller and Anthony McCoy returning to fill the top two spots on the depth chart, Willson would come in as a third option to solidly the back end of the Seahawks' roster...
I am a bit late to the party on this piece due to vacation. Nevertheless I wanted to take a moment to summarize what caught my eye watching the video’s and listening to all the press conferences on the Seahawks website.
Seattle Seahawks’ first fifth round draft pick, defensive tackle Jesse Williams, has a huge upper body. He uses his...
The Seattle Seahawks already had a deep roster even before the NFL draft.
For the 11 draft picks selected by Seattle, just finding a way onto the roster by the end of training camp will be tough.
However, two of the Seahawks selections have already made an impression with coach Pete Carroll during the team's three-day rookie minicamp.
Fourth-round receiver Chris Harper and...
According to the Bellingham Herald, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll is very impressed with rookie wide receiver Luke Willson, who was taken in the fifth round of this year’s draft.
Coach Pete Carroll cited Willson as the player who “jumped out” in Friday’s first day of minicamp, and with another solid day Saturday, Willson now has more catches as a hopeful Seahawk...