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Three options for the Seattle Seahawks to deal with Michael Bennett

Contract talks for the casual fan are the annoying reminder than the NFL is a business and that the players are in it for something more mundane than gridiron glory.  For more plugged in fans, it is simply a part of the game to learn about.  For the Seattle eahawks we have a case study this offseason in two different ways to approach contract issues. On the one hand we have Russell...
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Bennett: They want me to play five positions but pay me for one

Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett has been making a lot of noise about his contract and while he skipped voluntary workouts this offseason to force the team's hand, he's now trying to explain the exact reason why he feels he should get a bump in pay. “I know a lot of people disagree because I don’t put up all the numbers, but if you watch the games, I’m...
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Michael Bennett gives his reasoning for potential holdout

Michael Bennett is unhappy with his current contract with the Seattle Seahawks. Bennett said last week that holding out at training camp is a possibility. We know Bennett wants more money despite signing a new four-year deal worth 28.5 million just last year. Bennett has now revealed his reasoning on why he deserves more money.“I know a lot of people disagree because I don...
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Tuesday web roundup: Seattle Seahawks

Seahawks DL Bennett: Training camp holdout 'definitely possible'  Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett told on Monday that it's "definitely possible" he holds out and does not report to the start of ... Russell Wilson wants to be with Seahawks for "really long time" Unless you've been living a rock, you probably know that one of the main summer story...
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Seahawks DE Michael Bennett Says Holding Out Of Camp Is “Definitely Possible”

Seahawks DE Michael Bennett tells NFL Media’s Steve Wyche in a phone conversation Monday that holding out of training camp is “definitely possible.” According to Bennett, he’s willing to incur fines that would come from holding out of camp. Bennett added that the Seahawks are getting a great deal with his contract given that he plays ...The post Seahawks DE Michael Bennett...
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Michael Bennett is willing to sit out for new deal

Michael Bennett of the Seattle Seahawks continues to state his case about receiving a new deal from his team and one that he deems fair. Is Michael Bennett over estimating his value in his quest for new money? I believe he is and I will explain why. Let me start off by first saying, I am not here to bash Michael Bennett or any other player in the NFL, nor will I ever bring myself...
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Seahawks DE Michael Bennett Could Hold Out Of Training Camp?

Seahawks DE Michael Bennett indicated that he could hold out of training camp if he doesn’t receive a new contract. “Hawaii’s weather is great, so I’ll just keep it at that,” said Bennett, via KHON2 Sports Director Rob DeMello. “When the weather’s not as nice as it is here, it’s harder to make that decision, ...The post Seahawks DE Michael Bennett Could Hold Out Of...
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DE Michael Bennett threatens to hold out

According to Spencer Honda of KHON2, Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett went on a Honolulu television station and said that he is considering holding out of training camp for a new contract with the team. While Bennett did attend the team's mandatory minicamp last week, Bennett seems to have an reversal in thinking in an attempt to get a new deal while hanging...
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Cliff Avril 'doesn't fault' Michael Bennett for wanting a new deal

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is looking for a new deal, despite signing a four-year contract worth over $28 million just last year. Teammate Cliff Avril says he completely understands Bennett's point of view and supports him in getting a new deal. “Me and Mike talk pretty often actually,” Avril told SiriusXM NFL Radio, via Pro Football Talk. “We probably talk...
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Seahawks' Michael Bennett: Panthers are like our hot cousin

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is heading into Saturday’s divisional round playoff game with a great deal of respect for his opponent — we think. On Wednesday, Bennett told reporters that the Seahawks and Carolina Panthers have a lot in common. That was obviously a compliment. “It’s kind of weird playing them, because it’s...Read More
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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