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Seahawks defense primed to be more aggressive under new defensive coordinator

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll believes that the team's defense could be even more aggressive that in years past under new defensive coordinator Kris Richards. “I think you’re seeing Kris is a little more aggressive than we have been, which I love,’’ Carroll said, via Seattle Times. “And he is playing to the strengths of the players.’’ “This looks to...
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1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll is frustrated with Seattle Seahawks’ first-team offense

Pete Carroll is an easy-going guy, but his patience for Seattle’s first-team offense is being tested right now. Over the course of the Seattle Seahawks three preseason games, the first-team offense has recorded zero touchdowns. The 49 total points that have been scored thus far have come from field goals, kick return touchdowns and a third-string passing touchdown. While that...
Via Sportsnaut
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chargers say Seahawks DE took cheap shot at Philip Rivers

The San Diego Chargers are alleging that Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive end Frank Clark went after Philip Rivers after he was already down during Saturday’s preseason game. The play in question occurred in the first half of the contest. Jordan Hill sacked Rivers, and then after the sack a scrum developed, with Rivers on the ground clinging to Clark’s jersey for a few seconds...
Via Sportsnaut
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Take Adrian Peterson At Number One In Your Fantasy Draft

If you have ever had the #1 overall pick in fantasy football, you understand the pressure that comes with it. Your worst fear is drafting a bust. Not only will it ruin your team’s chances of a championship, but you’ll also never hear the end of it from the rest of the league. Everyone else will be happy to laugh and point out all of the great players you could have had instead...
Via The Sports Quotient
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks frustrated with lack of running game in preseason

The Seattle Seahawks know what they have in running back Marshawn Lynch, but beyond that they are not sure how productive they can be. With Lynch not playing much this preseason, backups Robert Turbin and Christine Michael have been the two main rushers; however, coach Pete Carroll hasn't been pleased on what he has seen so far over three games. "I'm a little frustrated by...
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Seattle Seahawks – 16 San Diego Chargers – 15 : Steve Haushka kicks a 60 yarder to a one point win

Seattle Seahawks traveled to the San Diego to face the Chargers in the 3rd preseason game of the season.  On the legs of Punt Returner Tyler Lockett and the foot of Kicker Steve Haushcka, the Hawks pull off the preseason victory 16-15. 1st Quarter The series opened with a couple looks to Marshawn Lynch and though the series featured a 3 and out, it was good 1st look for the 12s...
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WATCH: Seattle Seahawks WR Tyler Lockett Returns Punt 67-Yards Through Chargers For A Touchdown

The San Diego Charges clearly did not bother to look at any film prior to playing the Seattle Seahawks Saturday night. It is only a preseason game so I guess that's okay, but if they had they would have known not to punt the ball to rookie return man Tyler Lockett.He's kind of good--just ask all the guys that had a chance to tackle him, but missed on this run: Tyler Lockett with...
Via FatManWriting
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Doctor Blasts Russell Wilson over Nanobubble Claims

Russell Wilson is no stranger to the endorsement world.  In fact, since his dominating performance in Super Bowl XLVIII, his paid for promotion work can only be rivaled by Peyton Manning and Tom Brady.  In the past eighteen months, Wilson has done promotion for Microsoft, Duracell, Braun, and even bread balls.  However, eyebrows were raised this week when it was revealed that...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Seattle Seahawks

Seahawk's Receiving Core Looking Much Improved Over the past few seasons the Seattle Seahawk's receiving core has been one of the team's biggest weaknesses. Pete Carroll was able to hide this weakness by ... Gameday matchup: Seattle Seahawks at San Diego Seattle is averaging just 3.4 yards per carry in the preseason, almost 2 full yards below the Seahawks' average when they...
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Michael Bennett fined for hit on Chiefs Alex Smith

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett may not be the biggest fan in the world of how quarterbacks react to when they get hit, but that didn’t stop the NFL from handing him a hefty fine for his hit on Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith during the Seahawks 14-13 victory over the Chiefs last week. Bennett was fined $17,363 for the hit, which drew a roughing the passer...
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Michael Bennett fined over $17K for nasty hit on Alex Smith

It hasn’t been a very great week for Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett. According to a report by NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Bennett has been fined for $17,363 for hitting Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in the head and neck area in the Week 2 preseason game. This doesn’t help Bennett’s case as it pertains to quarterbacks, who were the target of...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: The Hit On Alex Smith That Is Costing Seattle Seahawks DT Michael Bennett $17,363

The referee didn't feel the need to throw a flag on Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Michael Bennett, but the league decided that they didn't like what they saw. It is understandable why the league did. It is a helmet to helmet hit; something the league has been trying hard to eliminate. So they fined him $17,363 for it.Does he deserve it? Read more »
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Week 3 preseason preview

The Seattle Seahawks will face the San Diego Chargers in week three of the preseason tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. EST in San Diego. The third preseason game is the starter showcase. Fans and sports analysts look forward to week three of the preseason because it gives a fairly strong glimpse at what the regular season will look like. Starters are typically projected to go well into...
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Three disaster scenarios that could sink the Seattle Seahawks this season

Now that Jordy Nelson is out for the year the Seattle Seahawks are the easy favorites to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl, right? Not so fast. If the Seahawks don’t suffer any major injuries they definitely have enough talent to win their third straight conference championship, but the NFL often mocks the most carefully laid plans. Each year unique problems come up for every...
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Wilson: Comments about miracle water ‘perceived wrong’

Comments made by Russell Wilson in a Rolling Stone interview that implied a concussion he suffered was cured by Reliant Recovery Water — a product he happens to endorse — ignited a media firestorm Wednesday that even the apparent miracle water would be able to extinguish. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback on Thursday attempted to clarify the comments touting the restorative...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Marshawn Lynch settles $75,000 fine for avoiding media

Marshawn Lynch and the NFL reportedly have reached a settlement regarding the $75,000 fine he was assessed due to his refusal to speak with the media after the Seattle Seahawks beat the Green Bay Packers in the NFL Championship Game, per Ian Rapoport. An appeal hearing, scheduled for this week, has been canceled. Interestingly, the fine had not been previously reported nor disclosed...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks’ Stars straddle line between insanity, genius

In the last month, Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor started holding out for more money despite having three years left on his contract, defensive end Michael Bennett compared staying with the team to a wife staying with her husband because of the kids and quarterback Russell Wilson thinks nanobubble water prevented a concussion and healed a teammate’s knee. All three...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson: ‘Recovery Water’ healed NFC title game head injury

Russell Wilson, one of the most compelling players in the NFL, is the subject of a lengthy profile in an upcoming issue of Rolling Stone. And in the piece among other assorted interesting tidbits about the Seattle Seahawks quarterback is his claim that something called “Recovery Water” aided in his quick recovery from a head injury last season. Entitled “Russell Wilson:...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Marshawn Lynch fined for avoiding media at NFC title game

Marshawn Lynch famously greeted reporters at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day with the line, “I’m just here so I won’t get fined.” Apparently he should have employed that strategy two weeks earlier. The enigmatic Seattle Seahawks running back has heard from the NFL regarding a $75,000 fine for failing to speak to the media after last season’s NFC Championship Game against the...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett slams contracts given to mediocre quarterbacks

If there’s one thing we know about Michael Bennett, it’s that he is not afraid to speak his mind. On Tuesday, it was quarterbacks, specifically ones not in the top tier, who were squarely in the cross hairs of the Seahawks defensive lineman. During an interview with 710 ESPN in Seattle, Bennett voiced his thoughts on the large contracts being signed by “mediocre” quarterbacks...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks' Kam Chancellor threatening to sit out season

The Seattle Seahawks have one of the most feared defensive units in the history of the NFL — let alone in the league right now. Sure, the Seahawks have studs at all three levels of their defense. The defensive line has Michael Bennett, Cliff Avril, Brandon Mebane, and even Frank Clark has been impressing as of late. The core of linebackers is led by Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright...
Via Gamedayr
7 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Seattle Seahawks

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Seattle Seahawks. 2014 in a nutshell: After a slow start thanks to a possible Super Bowl hangover, they get hot down the stretch and make another run to the big game, falling just short on a Russell Wilson interception in the final moments against...
Via This Given Sunday
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Darrell Bevell: I wouldn’t change final Super Bowl play call

    Most people can agree that the Seattle Seahawks would be the 2015 Super Bowl champion had they simply handed the ball to Marshawn Lynch at the goal line. But if offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell had a time machine that would allow him to go back and run the play again, he wouldn’t change a thing. In an interview with Peter King of The MMQB this week, Bevell said he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett talks great trash to star quarterbacks

    Michael Bennett is one of the more outspoken, funnier players in the NFL, so it’s no surprise to hear that he also talks some great trash to opposing quarterbacks. In a feature with Seattle Met, the Seahawks defensive lineman spoke unfiltered and shared his opinions on a range of subjects. One of the best things to come from the feature was him sharing some of his great...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pete Carroll takes nasty fall during kickoff return

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