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Seahawks, Wagner reach agreement on contract extension

Russell Wilson got his new deal. Now Bobby Wagner has cashed in on his payday, agreeing to a four-year, $43 million dollar extension, according to FOX Sports NFL Insider Mike Garafolo.  The Seahawks announced the signing on Sunday morning. Wagner had voiced his opinion that his play was indicative of his value, and he should be paid accordingly. Now he is the highest-paid middle...
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Desperate for salary-cap space, Seahawks release starting defensive tackle Tony McDaniel

The Seattle Seahawks are starting to 'rob Peter to pay Paul' after locking up quarterback Russell Wilson and linebacker Bobby Wagner to huge deals, someone has to take the ax. That person was the team's starting defensive tackle Tony McDaniel, who was scheduled to make $2.5 million in 2015. According to Conor Orr of, releasing McDaniel and his modest salary shows how...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why the Seattle Seahawks should consider trading Doug Baldwin

With Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner both extended for the long run with the Seattle Seahawks, the question turns to how the Seahawks can find some cap alleviation. One potential way of getting some cap breathing room is to trade Doug Baldwin. Admittedly trading “Angry Doug” is not a fun thought. He’s been a staple of the Seahawks since his arrival in 2011; his toughness, intensity...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

OC Darrell Bevell says rookie WR Tyler Lockett 'makes big plays' and earning a bigger role on offense

Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell admits when the team drafted wide receiver Tyler Lockett, he was looked as a special teams standout; however, he's proven that he has the ability to do some damage as a pass catcher. “When we were first talking about him, it was all special teams,” Bevell said, via “I wasn’t necessarily thinking of...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Team-Friendly Extension for Wilson, Seahawks Different than Expected

The most speculative contract situation of the 2015 NFL offseason has come to a close.  After much debate on when, how, and for how much, Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks have agreed upon a new deal, saving the star quarterback of one of the NFL's best teams from doing his dangerous job at his old, exponentially-below-market rate.  The headlines for the deal, as is so often...
Via Football By Football
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

FS Earl Thomas' shoulder forces him to PUP list

Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas will begin the season on the team's physically unable to perform list, according to  Thomas, who underwent shoulder surgery in the offseason, is still on the mend and the team is taking precautions with his return to the field. “We’re going to be really patient at this time of year,” head coach Pete Carroll said. ...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Wagner, Seahawks agree to contract extension

First Russell Wilson, now Bobby Wagner. The Seattle Seahawks have reached agreement on a contract extension with Wagner, NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reports. Wagner and the Seahawks had been discussing a contract extension since June. They wanted to get a deal done with their quarterback first before locking up their valuable linebacker. Though Wagner has...Read More
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Seattle Seahawks: Early impressions from training camp

Seattle Seahawks training camp is only a couple days in, but already there are some players impressing early. Here’s a quick breakdown of my impressions regarding the first couple days of training camp: 1. Cassius Marsh looks on track to make a splash Marsh, the fourth-round pick by the Seahawks in 2014, has shown some great burst off the line early. That’s really encouraging...
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Seattle Seahawks: In Russ they trust

The media frenzy surrounding Russell Wilson’s contract status can finally start to simmer down now that Wilson has signed a contract and will be a Seattle Seahawk another four years. The only reason it will be discussed now is to compare it to other quarterback contracts and future contracts of up and coming quarterbacks like Andrew Luck and David Carr. Russell Wilson just signed...
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Russell Wilson contract $60 million guaranteed? Not so fast

When news of Russell Wilson’s massive contract extension came down the pike, most people were stunned at the $60 million of guaranteed money the Seattle Seahawks had committed to the young quarterback. However, many savvy NFL analysts wondered if the reported $60 million in guaranteed money was accurate. Turns out, they were right to wonder. As usual, things look a bit different...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Bobby Wagner is not Amused

Friday, the field general for the Seahawks offense, Russell Wilson, signed an epic contract to stay as the Hawks QB.  As the news reaches far and wide, we now look to the Defensive Field General, Bobby Wagner and his pursuit for a new contract. Context is a difficult thing to interpret when it comes to the written word (especially in under 140 characters). But from the following...
Via Seattle Side Up!
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Thomas on PUP list to start Seahawks camp

RENTON, Wash. (AP) Seattle Seahawks All-Pro free safety Earl Thomas is starting training camp on the physically unable to perform list. Thomas had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder during the offseason and was in uniform but just a spectator when the Seahawks opened training camp Friday. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said the team is going to be patient in bringing...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Kam Chancellor Officially a Training Camp Holdout

  Training camp opened on Friday for the Seahawks, but it opened without one important piece of the Legion of Boom.  Kam Chancellor has decided to follow through on his threat to hold out from the start of camp. He is reportedly seeks a reworking of his deal that would allow him more money guaranteed. Given the recent injury issues in the Seahawk secondary this is somewhat understandable...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks MLB Bobby Wagner Considered Holding Out, Wants New Deal “Now”

Seahawks MLB Bobby Wagner told reporters on Friday that he considered holding out of training camp for a new contract, per Tom Pelissero. When asked about his deadline for a deal to get done, Wagner responded: “Now.” Shortly after the news broke that the Seahawks had signed QB Russell Wilson to a four-year extension worth ... The post Seahawks MLB Bobby Wagner Considered...
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Russell Wilson contract increases likelihood of change

It’s not easy to find a franchise quarterback, so the Seattle Seahawks couldn’t afford to let Russell Wilson walk. According to Peter King of The MMQB, Wilson and the team agreed to a four-year, $87.6 million extension with approximately $60 million in guaranteed money. There’s an economic term that describes this situation: opportunity cost. Oxford defines it as “the...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Wilson, Seahawks agree to four-year, $86.7M contract

Russell Wilson finally appears to be getting his money. Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks have agreed to a four-year contract extension worth $86.7 million, MMQB’s Peter King reported Friday morning, citing a source. The new Wilson deal includes a $31-million signing bonus, with approximately $60-million guaranteed. — Peter King (@SI_PeterKing) July 31, 2015 It’s a huge...
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2015 Fantasy Football Team Preview: Seattle Seahawks

For your fantasy football draft prep and advice, continue to check on this page for updates regarding the Seattle Seahawks.  Team Outlook: The Seahawks have been a top-10 scoring offense for the last three years, but the fantasy production hasn't been widespread across the offense. Marshawn Lynch has four straight seasons of at least 1200 yards and 11 touchdowns and should keep...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chancellor officially holding out of training camp

The Seattle Seahawks, who have a few contract issues to deal with in the not-so-distant future, didn’t really need this. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Pro Bowl safety Kam Chancellor was a no-show to the team’s training camp facility on Thursday and will not report without a new contract. In search of a new deal, Seattle safety Kam Chancellor is not reporting to training...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

3 Questions for the Seattle Seahawks Entering Training Camp

There is a probably not a more eager NFL team ready to get back to the practice field for training camp than the Seattle Seahawks. After the...
Via Athlon Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Four awesome summer posts from Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor on Instagram

He’s the Darth Vader for the most feared defense in the galaxy. Strong safety Kam Chancellor made me a Seahawks fan the moment that he popped Vernon Davis on the sideline. You kow the one I’m talking about. I don’t even need to share the clip, because you can see Chancellor’s hit in your mind’s eye already. You can hear the bone-jarring impact. It’s been about six months...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Seattle Seahawks will bounce back from their brutal Super Bowl loss

The Seattle Seahawks have experienced the most extreme of rollercoaster rides during the last three seasons. The heartbreaking losses to the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots, losses that sandwich the franchise’s first and only Super Bowl victory, had left fans in shambles. After the Seahawk’s gut wrenching defeat in Super Bowl XLIX, a defeat that the age of social...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks RB Christine Michael Responds to Rumor He Wants to be Traded to the Dallas Cowboys

Over the last 24 hours rumors have been flying around like crazy online about Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael. These rumors are exactly why it is a great thing that training camp is starting giving media types and bloggers something real to write about. What is the rumor? Apparently he wants to be traded to the Dallas Cowboys.Dallas does need a solid running back...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson Getting Ready For the Season By Doing Some Work in the Boxing Ring

Russell Wilson has been in the news an awful lot this off-season. Much of it has been because of his contract situation, but he has also gotten quite a bit because of his social life. What we haven't seen much of throughout the off-season is how the man is getting ready to make sure his team is able to return to the Super Bowl for a third straight season.It appears that he is working...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

EA Sports Destroys Seahawks, Marshawn Lynch With Super Bowl XLIX Joke (Photo)

The Seattle Seahawks were just trying to look out for their running back. Instead, they set themselves up for one of the most epic burns of the offseason. EA Sports has started to roll out its player ratings for “Madden NFL 16,” which is set to hit stores in late August. The company unveiled its running back ratings Tuesday, and Marshawn Lynch topped the list with a 96 overall...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

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