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Things we Hate: Idiot laughs at Sidney Rice’s misfortune

It’s perfectly alright for sports fans to root against teams they don’t like. It’s also normal to say you hate such and such a player. We got a ribbing online for our homerism in yesterday’s article on the dysfunctional 49ers, but no matter how much we dislike them we’d never condone wishing for a Niner to get hurt. I don’t care how much you hate a team or a specific...
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5 candidates to replace retired wide receiver Sidney Rice

Yesterday Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice shocked the world by announcing his retirement from the NFL at the age of 27. Rice was recovering from surgery after tearing his ACL in October of 2013, but the main reason sounds like he was feeling the affects of multiple concussions and decided to hang up his cleats rather than risk further injury. It’s a sad thing that such...
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Seahawks WR Sidney Rice Retires At 27

Seattle Seahawks WR Sidney Rice decided to hang up his cleats today after attempting to recover from multiple knee procedures. Rice was signed to a 5 year $41 million dollar contract by Seahawks following his 2009 breakout season with the Vikings that saw him reel in 83 passes for 1312 yards and 8 TDs. Though he never lived up to the contract from a performance standpoint, Rice had...
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Seahawks sign WR to replace Sidney Rice

Today Sidney Rice retired from the NFL after suffering concussions. Well today the Seahawks signed his replacement in Morrell Presley, according to Jayson Jenks. @JaysonJenks: Hearing that the Seahawks are expected to sign WR Morrell Presley, who was with them earlier this offseason. Presley was a standout at Cal (PA) University. He is a big […] The post Seahawks sign WR to replace...
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Sidney Rice thanks the Seahawks on the way out the door

Sidney Rice stepped away from the NFL at age 27 today, but he said he wants to make sure Seattle knows he’s not going anywhere. “After careful consideration and seven wonderful years playing in the National Football League, including the last three for the Seattle Seahawks, I have decided to retire from playing in the National Football League,” Rice said in a statement released...
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Seattle Seahawks: Sidney Rice Retires

The Seattle Seahawks announced wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring due to his history of concussions. WR Sidney Rice has announced his retirement from the @nfl. READ: [] — Seattle Seahawks (@Seahawks) July 23, 2014 Rice has dealt with a fair share of injuries during his seven year NFL career. Along with concussions, he has suffered...
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Seahawks Sidney Rice Retires, Will Open Up Some Wingstops

At least he has a post-NFL plan, I wish him well. Here are his quotes courtesy of Rice, 27, was limited to eight games with the Seahawks last season and nine in 2011 because of injuries that prompted him to start thinking about life after football – a process that led him to announce his retirement after seven NFL seasons. “I was just thinking about things I’ve...
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Seahawks wide receiver announces sudden retirement

The Seattle Seahawks logjam at wide receiver just got a little less crowded. Moments ago, veteran wideout Sidney Rice announced his retirement. The team’s website quoted Rice as saying his health was the primary reason: WR Sidney Rice has announced his retirement from the @nfl. READ: [] — Seattle Seahawks (@Seahawks) July 23,...
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Sidney Rice reportedly retiring due to concussions

According to, Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring because of his history of concussions. Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice is retiring, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) July 23, 2014 Per source, Sidney Rice's decision to retire arises from a history of concussions. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) July 23, 2014 ...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Sidney Rice the odd man out in Seattle?

Terry Blount of believes that wide receiver Sidney Rice is the odd man out in Seattle. Four of these spots are set — Harvin, Baldwin, Kearse and Richardson, the rookie speedster from Colorado. But nine players are vying for the final two spots. The odd man out for me is veteran Sidney Rice, but he could beat out Lockette or Norwood, the rookie from Alabama. Placing Norwood...
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