Russell Wilson says “collective” leadership necessary to replace Marshawn Lynch

Sure, the retirement of running back Marshawn Lynch makes quarterback Russell Wilson the focal point of the Seattle offense. But Wilson, who always says all the right things, can’t say that. Instead, Wilson needs to project the notion that not having Lynch is a bad thing. Which is what Wilson did on Thursday. “Well, obviously,…
Via Pro Football Talk
19 hours ago

Marshawn Lynch mulling return to the NFL, but would Seahawks welcome him back?

Marshawn Lynch’s commitment to retirement has apparently been wavering recently. Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reports Lynch told two ex-teammates he is considering coming back for the 2016 season. However, Cole also reports Lynch’s former team, the Seattle Seahawks, might not be interested in his services. Both Richard Sherman and Michael Bennett have both gone on the record...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Marshawn has thought about return, but Seahawks may not want him

Marshawn Lynch has reportedly told a pair of ex-teammates that he has thought about returning to the NFL in 2016, but the Seattle Seahawks may not want him back even if he does. According to Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole, Lynch told two former teammates that he is still considering playing in 2016, though his agent does not expect it to happen. Further complicating things is the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Not even Richard Sherman knows if Marshawn Lynch will come back

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman played with Marshawn Lynch for five seasons in Seattle. But even Sherman isn’t sure whether Lynch will stay retired. Sherman spoke to’s Michael Robinson on Saturday while at a youth football camp. Robinson phrased the question in a simple way: Will Beast Mode remain retired? The Seattle cornerback basically said he knew as...
Via The Comeback
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sherman would not be surprised if Lynch plays in 2016

Marshawn Lynch isn’t even doing anything and he’s keeping everyone on their toes. Richard Sherman is the latest of Lynch’s former Seahawks teammates to weigh in on his future, and he doesn’t sound so sure that we won’t be seeing the running back on the field again sooner rather than later. “I don’t put anything past him,” Sherman told NFL Media’s Michael Robinson...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman talks Marshawn Lynch un-retiring

Former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch had a pretty inauspicious end to his career following the 2015 season. He never really made a formal announcement on his retirement and everyone just assumed he was calling it a career after a cryptic tweet showed him possibly hanging up his cleats. The Seahawks, however, seem to have moved forward as if Lynch’s career was over...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bennett says Marshawn Lynch is done playing ‘for right now’

Nobody seems quite willing to completely shut the door on a Marshawn Lynch return. Michael Bennett is the latest Seattle Seahawks player to chime in on Lynch, and while he pretty well rules out a return in 2016, he doesn’t quite close the door on the future. “Yeah, I think he’s done,” Bennett said, via Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times. “He might make an appearance later...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks GM: ‘It seems like’ Lynch is done with football

Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider said during an interview this week that he has received no indication that Marshawn Lynch is having any second thoughts about retiring from the NFL and is done with football for good. “It seems like it,” Schneider said on PFT Live. “I haven’t seen a lot of guys that are riding camels and stuff. NFL players around the desert...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks officially place Marshawn Lynch on retired list

Any real hope that former Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch would change his mind and come out of retirement can now be thrown out the window. The team officially placed Lynch on the reserved/retired list on Thursday, pretty much ending his NFL career. “Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch announced his intentions to retire during Super Bowl 50 with a single Tweet...
Via Sportsnaut
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks GM says no one will wear Lynch's No. 24

The Seattle Seahawks appreciate everything Marshawn Lynch helped them accomplish over the past six seasons, and they plan to express their gratitude by not letting anyone wear his jersey number in 2016. Over the weekend, Doug Baldwin sent a tweet after the draft asking Pete Carroll to not allow any new players to wear No. 24. Seahawks GM John Schneider was asked about Baldwin...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

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