The Green Bay Packers worst draft selection on the offensive line

This one isn’t even close. I could talk about Allen Barbre and Marshall Newhouse until we all get headaches; and while talent wise they may actually be worse, it is pretty obvious that the worst tackle ever drafted by the Packers is Tony Mandarich. The former Michigan State standout was once dubbed by Sports Illustrated as the best offensive lineman prospect of all time, but he...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles should look to add young depth at offensive guard

Jason Kelce may have just signed an extension, and Evan Mathis may be coming off a Pro Bowl season. But that doesn’t negate the fact that aside for Kelce, the Eagles’ interior line is slowing creeping up there in age. Both Mathis and right guard Todd Herremans will be 33 and 32 next year, respectively. According to the Eagles official depth chart, Allen Barbre is listed as the...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles must cut down to 75 guys by Monday, August 26...

This is the toughest part of the season for personnel evaluators--- the cuts are looming. I need to keep this blurger short due to ongoing investigations by Livefyre of a foreign terrorist in our midst. Okay, that's over the top---a little--- but I am personally bummed out that I have to police our own fan correspondents for antisocial behavior bordering on the ridiculous...
Via Eagles Eye
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks Controversy: PED’s In The Punch

Someone must have spiked the fruit punch Gatorade in the Seahawks training facility. If my speculation is correct it had to have happened before the 2011 NFL season. It must have been the case, or why would Seattle have had six players suspended for PED violations since 2011. Or maybe this can explain the Seattle Seahawks defensive surge and dominance under the instruction of Pete...
Via Football and Futbol
May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Suspensions may get Seahawks fined

Since 2010, no other NFL team has had more players suspended for PED use than the Seahawks, and now they could be hit with fines from the NFL as well. 

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May 20, 2013  |  3 Comments

OL prospect Terron Armstead runs 4.65 40-yard dash

Last season it was Dontari Poe, the 346-pound nose tackle who shot up draft boards after posting a 4.87 40-yard dash time and 44 reps on the 225-pound bench press. This year it’s Arkansas Pine-Bluff product Terron Armstead, who is opening up eyes when he ran an unofficial time of 4.65 in the 40-yard dash. According to, the 6’5,” 306 pound Armstead, had the fastest...
Via Diehardsport
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles sign OL Allen Barbre

The Philadelphia Eagles have signed tackle Allen Barbre. Barbre, 6-foot-4 and 305 pounds, has played in 32 games in six seasons with Green Bay, Miami and Seattle. A fourth-round pick by the Packers in 2007, Barbre has made seven career starts. He was released by the Seahawks on Oct. 1. Barbre was a four-year starter at Missouri Southern State. The Eagles went 4-12 last season...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks' Barbre suspended four games

Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Allen Barbre was suspended for the first four regular-season games by the NFL on Wednesday for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances. Barbre is eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games. Barbre played for Green Bay from 2007-09, and appeared in three games for Seattle in 2010 and...
Via AP on Fox
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks Allen Barbre is suspended by NFL for 4 games

Per Liz Matthews from 710 ESPN Seattle on Twitter earlier today.Here is the statement by an NFL spokesperson regarding Allen Barbre suspension... Barbre suspended w/o pay for team's first 4 games of regular season for violating NFL policy on performance enhancing substances. Barbre is eligible to return to active roster on the day after the team's fourth regular-season...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks’ Allen Barbre suspended four games

Getty Images According to Howard Balzer of, the NFL has suspended Seattle Seahawks tackle Allen Barbre for the first four games of the 2012 season. Right now we don’t know the reasoning for Barbre’s suspension, since the NFL has yet to confirm the situation. The 27 year-old Barbre played in 4 games during the 2011 season.
Via Pro Football Zone
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks Barbre suspended four games

Seahawks offensive lineman Allen Barbre was suspended the first four games of the 2012 season, Howard Balzer of the The Sports Xchange has learned. Barbre, 28, plays guard and tackle. He's not guaranteed a roster spot and his suspension complicates his chances of making the 53-man roster out of camp. The Seahawks pursued multiple offensive linemen in the offseason and also...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Gallery misses second straight practice

The Seattle Seahawks could be starting their seventh different offensive line combination on Sunday against Chicago. Offensive guard Robert Gallery missed practice for a second straight day with a hip issue. Allen Barbre worked at left guard with the first unit in Gallery’s place. Also sitting out for a second straight day was defensive end Raheem Brock (calf). New players sitting...
Via Seahawks Insider
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Redskins at Seahawks: Live game thread

We’re here at CenturyLink Field, roughly 14 hours after we left it last night following the Apple Cup, for today’s game between the Seahawks and Washington Redskins. As usual, feel free to use this thread to comment and discuss the game. We’ll be updating with scoring plays and other observations throughout. Here are today’s inactives. SEAHAWKS: QB Josh Portis, WR Deon Butler...
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November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

'Hawk Talk: Live Chat! starts at 12:30 p.m.

'Hawk Talk: GameDay Chat! starts at 12:30 p.m.Washington Redskins at Seattle Seahawks | SUNDAY, Nov. 27, CENTURYLINK FIELD Seattle Times pick: Washington 20, Seahawks 17Washington is in the midst of its longest losing streak in 13 years while the Seahawks are a win away from their longest winning streak in four. So it all adds up to a victory, right? Not so fast. Washington...
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November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks sign OT Allen Barbre

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November 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks place OT Carpenter on IR

The Seattle Seahawks have placed rookie offensive tackle James Carpenter on injured reserve with a torn ACL. Carpenter, who was selected No. 25 in this year's draft, started nine games. He suffered the injury during practice last week. The Seahawks signed offensive tackle Allen Barbre to fill Carpenter's roster spot. Babre made three starts for the Seahawks last season.
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks place Carpenter on IR, sign Barbre

Seahawks place Carpenter on IR, sign Barbre RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks placed rookie offensive tackle James Carpenter on injured reserve Thursday, a week after he tore an anterior cruciate ligament in practice. Carpenter, the former Alabama player drafted 25th overall this year, started nine games this season — eight at right tackle and one at left guard. He...
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November 24, 2011  |  Discuss

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