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Pete Carroll: Bruce Irvin 'didn't say' he'll play in Atlanta next year

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin was recently quoted as saying he will be playing in Atlanta in 2016. According to Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, those quotes were misconstrued by the media and fans. Carroll was asked over the weekend, while being induced into the USC Athletics Hall of Fame, what he thought of those Irvin to Atlanta quotes in 2016.  "I'm really glad you...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Jimmy: The Seattle Seahawks tease their new star tight end

Seahawks social media went wild a few weeks ago when Bruce Irvin posted an Instagram photo of him playfully fighting his new teammate, Jimmy Graham: While there were a few poor confused Seahawks fans who thought Irvin really was still beefing with Graham over the Saints playoff game a few years ago, most people understood the joke and found it hi-LAR-i-ous. But what if there’s...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll: Bruce Irvin ‘didn’t say’ he would play in Atlanta next year

Last week, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin told BlackSportsOnline.com that he’s “going to be in Atlanta next season” and that the city is “where I want to be.” But Seahawks coach Pete Carroll denies that Irvin is wanting to join Atlanta in 2016. “I’m really glad you asked me that, because he didn’t say that,” Carroll said, per the Associated Press. ...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll Has Different Take on Bruce Irvin's Atlanta Comment

In high school it was easy for coaches to control what their players said. The ever present threat of running till you puke was a deterrent from saying anything coach would not like to the wrong people. In college it wasn't as easy, but it was still possible to keep guys from saying too much to the press. However, in the NFL it is not so easy, but that doesn't stop many coaches from...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Bruce Irvin Wants to Play for Falcons in 2016

Seattle Seahawk Linebacker Bruce Irvin was quoted, while at an Atlanta Hawks basketball game, that he wants to sign with the Atlanta Falcons football team in 2016, after his Seahawks contract is up. This comes on the heels of an announcement by the Seahawks that they will not pick up the 2016 option on Irvin. Potentially, Bruce would be reunited with his former Seahawk defensive...
Via Seattle Side Up!
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Bruce Irvin for Real?

I know I'm a fan of Bruce Irvin's ability on the field. Just last week I thought a Whitney Mercilus-esque contract extension for Irvin would not be a bad move for the Seattle Seahawks. His initial outbursts on Twitter after the Seahawks declined his $7.8 million option for 2016 were disappointing, but I assumed that he would cool down after a little bit and get back to business....
Via Pro Football Spot
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Irvin: ‘I’m Going To Be in Atlanta Next Season’

There were plenty of trade rumors indicating the Seattle Seahawks would trade Bruce Irvin to the Atlanta Falcons leading up to the 2015 NFL Draft. While that ultimately didn’t happen, the Seahawks declined Irvin’s fifth-year option (which led to a Twitter rant) and the former 2012 first round pick is convinced he’ll be in the ATL next year. “I’m going to be in Atlanta...
Via Gridiron Grit
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Irvin says he will be playing for the Falcons in 2016

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin has been in the middle of constant rumors this offseason. After the Seahawks declined to pick up his fifth-year option, Irvin tweeted out some harsh words towards the Seahawks. Irvin, who is from Atlanta, told Black Sports Online that if he does not get traded this offseason, 2015 will be final year in Seattle. He has also made it very clear...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Bruce Irvin going to Atlanta?

The Seahawks recently declined to pick up OLB Bruce Irvin‘s 5th year option. An eye opening decision to not retain their starting outside linebacker, there was speculation that Irvin would be brought back on a long term deal. That apparently, will not be the case. Recently, Irvin made comments during an interview with Black Sports Online, that he will be playing in Atlanta next...
Via EndZoneScore
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin says he wants to play for the Falcons

Here we go again. A while back we caused a bit of a firestorm by speculating that the Seattle Seahawks may be getting tired of linebacker Bruce Irvin. Now it sounds like Irvin himself may want out… Seattle DE @BIrvin_WVU11 Reps the Hawks Courtside (Photos) http://t.co/Cfs5oBDyQw via @Sammy_Socialite pic.twitter.com/YvJrasqmtU — Sammy Social-Hawks (@Sammy_Socialite) May 14,...
Via cover32
10 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: Bruce Irvin makes it very, very clear he wants to play for Atlanta Falcons

Pretty soon, we may just be calling the Falcons the Atlanta Seahawks. There have been plenty of rumors about Seahawks DE Michael Bennett being traded to the Falcons, but he’s not the only former Dan Quinn player looking to make a move down South. According to Black Sports Online, Seahawks DE Bruce Irvin might as well have already signed a contract in Atlanta. “I’m going to...
Via cover32
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks OLB Bruce Irvin Wants To Play For Falcons Next Year

Seahawks OLB Bruce Irvin tells Black Sports Online that he plans on playing for the Falcons next season. “I’m going to be in Atlanta next season. I’m ready,” said Irvin after Wednesday’s Atlanta Hawks game when asked about where he wants to play next year. Irvin was asked about the possibility of the Seahawks offering him a big-money ... The post Seahawks OLB Bruce Irvin...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Putting in work: Watch Earl Thomas and Bruce Irvin destroy obstacle courses

What a time to be alive. Back in the day we could only dream about what NFL players do in the offseason to keep their conditioning up. Now all we have to do is point and click on social media to find out. Case in point: over the last 24 hours two Seattle Seahawks defenders have been featured in Instagram videos with them destroying obstacle courses… AROUND COVER32 Quarterback...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seattle Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin Putting in the Hard Work to Become Even Better

For some reason the Seattle Seahawks decided that they didn't want to exercise the fifth year option on linebacker Bruce Irvin. That does not mean they don't want him of course. They could very well still sign him to an extension at any point leading up to the end of next season and his contract. If they don't, someone will make Irvin a hefty offer.To make sure someone does he is...
Via FatManWriting
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: The Bruce Irvin Conundrum

Seattle Seahawks defensive end/outside linebacker Bruce Irvin is set to be a free agent in 2016 after the team did not exercise his $7.8 million option for next season. It was a front office move that Irvin did not like one bit, going off on social media. The former 15th overall draft pick in 2012 is certainly looking to get a sweet deal beyond his rookie contract (which pays him...
Via Pro Football Spot
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Irvin on Seahawks not picking up option: ‘F— that option’

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin learned over the weekend that the team will not be picking up the fifth-year option on his contract. Either the Seahawks will work out a long-term extension with Irvin at some point over the next year, or he will hit the free agent market at the end of the 2015...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Irvin criticizes draft analysts with Twitter rant

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin was one unhappy camper during the 2015 NFL Draft. Irvin seemed bothered by the comments made by some of the analysts on Thursday nights draft telecast on ESPN.  Irvin went after Mel Kiper Jr. first: Since he felt that wasn't enough, he then decided to go after NBC Sports Network's Ross Tucker: (h/t Bleacher Report)  
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

How Bruce Irvin affects the Seattle Seahawks’ draft plan

In a previous article I wrote, titled “Enjoy these few Seattle Seahawks while you can,” I advised Seahawks fans to enjoy watching Bruce Irvin play in Seattle while they can, pointing out that Irvin could potentially leave as soon as 2016 or 2017. Now, it’s apparent that fans may want to appreciate what could be the last few hours of Irvin as a member of the Seattle Seahawks...
Via isportsweb.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin Not Happy His Name Kept Coming Up During the NFL's Draft Coverage

The NFL Draft can be  funny thing. There really sin't a ton of stuff going on. You are going to have 32 picks announced with each team getting a fair amount of time to decide who to pick. With the time that was taken the first round lasted over three hours. So to fill the time the commentators have to talk--a lot.Well--at least one person was not too happy his name kept coming up...
Via FatManWriting
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bruce Irvin may be on his way out of Seattle

It was reported by NFL.com late Wednesday that the Seattle Seahawks were unlikely to pick up the fifth year option of linebacker Bruce Irvin. That would make Irvin a free agent after the 2015 season. It is now being reported by NBC Sports that Irvin could be traded to the Atlanta Falcons.  If Irvin is traded during the draft, the new team would have the right to exercise his fifth...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Atlanta attempting to land Bruce Irvin from Seattle?

Apparently not every defensive player for the Seattle Seahawks is ready to say goodbye to Dan Quinn just yet. D. Orlando Ledbetter from the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported the rumor that Quinn and the Atlanta Falcons may be working a deal to land current Seahawk Bruce Irvin.Ledbetter began by explaining that "Seattle linebacker Bruce Irvin, who recently told The Atlanta Journal...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Conflicting reports on the Seattle Seahawks and Bruce Irvin trade rumor

Last night we reported that the Seattle Seahawks would not be picking up Bruce Irvin’s fifth year option. A short time later Mike Florio at Pro Football Talk speculated that they might trade him to Dan Quinn’s Atlanta Falcons: “Per a league source, chatter already has emerged regarding a possible trade that would send linebacker Bruce Irvin to the Falcons, reuniting him with...
Via cover32
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Seahawks Shopping Bruce Irvin?

The Seahawks have decided not to exercise the 5th year option for Outside Linebacker, Bruce Irvin. The Seahawks selected Irvin with the 15th overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft. Since then Irvin has been up and down as a player, but broke out last year to the tune of 37 tackles, 6.5 sacks, two interceptions, one forced fumble and two defensive touchdowns. Profootballtalk.com has...
Via EndZoneScore
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Falcons Interested in Trading for Bruce Irvin

It was reported on Wednesday that the Seattle Seahawks don’t plan to pick up the fifth-year option on Bruce Irvin’s rookie contract. It’s a move that should come as a bit of a surprise considering Irvin has rounded into a pretty solid pass-rush option for the team. He’s recorded 16.5 sacks in his first three NFL seasons, including 6.5 last year. However, general manager John...
Via Sportsnaut
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks could trade Bruce Irvin to the Falcons?

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The Seattle Seahawks haven’t been too terribly busy this offseason, but they did make a big splash by acquiring tight end Jimmy Graham from the New Orleans Saints. According to a report from Pro Football Talk, the Seahawks could be nearing a second trade of the offseason. There are reports that Bruce Irvin could be traded from Seattle to the Atlanta...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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