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Five worst performances from Super Bowl XLIX

It’s really hard to point out five players from Super Bowl XLIX who struggled the most. This was one of the most competitive Super Bowls in the recent history of the league. It was also decided on a bad play-call from the Seattle Seahawks coaching staff. However, there were some players on both teams that simply didn’t perform on the league’s biggest stage. From New England...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simons to have knee surgery

  Seattle Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simon is expected to have surgery on an injured knee in the coming days, head coach Pete Carroll said. Simon had been held out of practice for over a week due to the injury. Carroll said Wednesday that the team felt the time was right to consider having a minor procedure done to take care of the problem. "He's got real minor stuff to get done...
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September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Can the Seattle Seahawks exploit the NFL’s new defensive scrutiny?

The Seattle Seahawks got a taste of how the tightened pass-defense rules could impact the game last Friday when cornerback Tharold Simon’s 105-yard interception-returned-for-a-touchdown was taken away on a yellow flag. Over the weekend the NFL admitted the holding penalty was a bad call. They were assisted with intensity by Seattle coach Pete Carroll (himself a college defensive...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

AMAZING PHOTO: Someone over at is a huge Seattle Seahawks fan

According to this incredible screengrab, it’s clear that somebody over at is a huge Seattle Seahawks fan. When I first saw this on Twitter I assumed it was some kind of clever photoshop joke, so I didn’t even bother to mention it. But apparently this was legitimately on the front page for a little while on Friday night during the Seattle Seahawks vs. San Diego...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL admits they screwed Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simon out of his pick 6

In the first quarter of Friday night’s preseason matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Diego Chargers, cornerback Tharold Simon made an incredible play. San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers looked for wide receiver Dontrelle Inman in the end zone, but Simon picked off the pass and ran it all the way back to the other goal line for a 103 yard touchdown. Then the NFL’s...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks DB Tharold Simon Becomes the First Player to Get Ejected

Second year defensive back Tharold Simon has yet to make an impact for the Seattle Seahawks. A fifth round pick in the 2013 draft out of LSU he has his work cut out for him to make sure he stays on the squad. With the reputation that the Legion of Boom has cultivated he has a lot to live up to when/if he does play.However, getting involved in a scuffle during a game and getting ejected...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Legion Of Boom get bigger in 2014?

Simon making his case By now, it’s no secret that the Seattle Seahawks defense was the best in the National Football League last season. The stellar 43-8 Super Bowl drubbing of the top offense in football history left even more wondering if this nasty Seahawk defense could be one of the best EVER. On top of that, though, is the fact that this defensive unit could be even better...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks – Tharold Simon Pressing For Snaps

Column from Brian Nemhauser at Tharold Simon made a lot of noise with his long-awaited debut on the practice field. Everyone that saw him play was impressed by the potential that he displayed. The obvious question that follows is how and when might he see the field? The answer may not be what you expected. Simon is a standout athlete Seahawks fans know little about...
Via Oregon Sports News
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Tharold Simon makes his case for Legion of Boom

When the Seattle Seahawks organized team activities (OTAs) concluded last week there was a buzz around several players who impressed observers. Paul Richardson, Doug Baldwin, and Korey Toomer were earning some serious praise from coaches and reporters alike. One guy who came on particularly strong at the end was cornerback Tharold Simon. Writing in the Seattle Times last week, Bon...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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