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Chargers release ten players

The San Diego Chargers, like others around the league, have started to cut down their roster in order to meet the league-mandated limit of 75 by Tuesday. The names are WR Deon Butler, G Brandyn Dombrowski, C Colin Baxter, RB Edwin Baker, TE Dallas Walker, DL Jamarkus MacFarland, P Richard Kent, QB Nathan Enderle, S Tony Burnett, and CB Greg Brown. That brings the Chargers down to...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Charger’s bolster depth by adding 2 wide receivers and a cornerback

The San Diego Chargers continue to be active, but low key in free agency. As reported by Adam Scheter, the Chargers have signed wide receivers Deon Butler and Dan DePalma as well as cornerback Cornelius Brown. Chargers have agreed to terms with wide receivers Deon Butler and Dan DePalma and cornerback Cornelius Brown. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 8, 2013 Under the previous...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Chargers agree with Butler, DePalma, Brown

The San Diego Chargers have agreed to terms with wide receivers Deon Butler and Dan DePalma, and cornerback Cornelius Brown. The deals for Butler and Brown are for one year. DePalma's is a two-year deal. Butler played in 35 games during four seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, catching 57 passes for 611 yards (10.7 average) and four touchdowns. DePalma spent time on the New...
Via AP on Fox
April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams vs. Seattle Seahawks prediction & Week 17 preview

Last regular season game of the year Let’s go out with a bang boys, and root our ever loving hearts out for the Cardinals to destroy the 49ers! Matchup: St. Louis vs. Seattle Date: 12-30-12 Venue: CenturyLink Field Time: 1:25 (local) Weather: High 43. Low 33. Mostly sunny Team records: Seattle 10-5. St. Louis 7-7-1 Standings: Seahawks 2nd NFC West. Rams 3rd NFC West So, as the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Week 15: Seahawks at Bills (well, at Toronto, anyway) (Game Thread)

WR Deon Butler was signed to the roster to fill Charly Martin's role as the fifth wide receiver on the active roster, but he's been listed as inactive for the game.  And as expected, Walter Thurmond has joined Marcus Trufant as an injury scratch on the sideline along with CB DeShawn Shead.  The four cornerbacks who will be active for the game are Richard Sherman, Jeremy...
Via Seahawk Addicts
December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Sehawks bring back WR Butler to replace Martin

The Seattle Seahawks re-signed wide receiver Deon Butler on Saturday to fill a roster spot left when wide receiver Charly Martin was placed on injured reserve. Butler passed a physical and is eligible to be activated in time for Sunday's game against Buffalo in Toronto. After three seasons with the Seahawks, Butler was cut at the end of training camp this year. In 2011, he...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks Charlie Martin has a bruised lung

On a TD attempting catch in the 4th qtr Charlie Martin suffered a bruised lung on Sunday and didn't make the flight back to Seattle with the team. Pete Carroll just told Brock and Salk that on 710 ESPN Seattle. Pete Carroll "Charlie Martin has a bruised lung. He didn't fly back with us.Its serious. He'll be out a couple weeks" #Seahawks— Q Smith (@NWSBQ...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
September 10, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Seattle Seahawks roster cuts: Love ‘em & Hate ‘em analysis

The Seahawks announce their final roster I have to be honest, I feel really good about the roster decisions that were made.  After the Seahawks game last night I broke down the roster, and came up with a 53 man roster of my own. Other than a couple roster spots, Pete Carroll and John Schneider came up with the same list as I did. Love ‘em I love the fact that the Seahawks chose...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks release Deon Butler, James Carpenter activated from PUP

Getty The Seattle Seahawks released wide receiver Deon Butler today and activated guard James Carpenter from the PUP list.  The emergence of Braylon Edwards made Butler expendable. #Seahawks released WR Deon Butler, which means WR Braylon Edwards made the team. — Dov Kleiman (@NFL_RealUpdates) September 1, 2012 #Seahawks 2011 first round pick OL James Carpenter was removed from...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks keep Braylon Edwards in final cuts

Braylon Edwards made the Seahawks' 53-man roster, with the team waiving former draft picks Deon Butler and Kris Durham amid a flurry of moves to reach Friday's roster limit. Charly Martin also made the receiving corps for now, with promising speedster Ricardo Lockette let go. Among the notable names of players waived was quarterback Josh Portis, meaning the team will...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks make roster moves to reach 53-man limit

The Seattle Seahawks have kept veteran wide receivers Braylon Edwards and Ben Obomanu on their final 53-man roster and waived returning young receivers Deon Butler, Kris Durham and Ricardo Lockette. The Seahawks waived 16 players on Friday night. They waived/injured tight end Cooper Helfet and running back Vai Taua; reached an injury settlement with defensive lineman Pep Levingston...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks make official roster cuts to 53 players

Per the Seahawks.com twitter account today we've learned the faits of the men released by the Seahawks today. The following players have been released, Phillip Adams, Pierre Allen, Allen Bradford, Deon Butler, Kris Durham, Paul Fanaika, Rishaw Johnson, Jermaine Kearse, Kyle Knox, Cordarro Law, Ricardo Lockette, Sean McGrath, Kris O'Dowd, Josh Portis, DeShawn Shead, Korey...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Deon Butler will be cut by the Seahawks

No word yet on the Seahawks cuts. The deadline is 6pm PT. But Danny O'Neil the Seahawks writer for the Seattle Times just tweeted that Deon Butler is on the list of players not being retained. Butler is a 3rd round pick from the Mora/Ruskell days. Danny O'Neil @dannyoneil While...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Come On, Seahawks. Don’t Be That Team.

12th Man, meet the most desperate man.Well, it was bound to happen.That’s Dave “Softy” Mahler of Sportsradio 950 AM in Seattle reporting what my brother, a huge Seattle Seahawks fan, told me in a frantic text last night, that unemployed human disaster Terrell Owens is heading to Seattle for a tryout or workout or cup of coffee. I’m not sure, the Tweet is pretty vague.Thankfully...
Via With Leather
August 06, 2012  |  1 Comment

Mike Williams, Ben Obomanu, and Deon Butler are not locks to make Seahawks’ roster

According to the Seattle Post, none of Mike Williams, Ben Obomanu, and Deon Butler are locks to make the Seahawks’ roster. The report called Doug Baldwin, Golden Tate, and Sidney Rice as the only locks to make the roster, as the trio of Williams, Obomanu, and Butler will have to compete with youngsters Ricardo Lockette and Kris Durham. Durham was a 4th round pick in 2011 that did...
Via The Football Fan Spot
July 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks’ Mike Williams, Deon Butler, will likely fight for a roster spot

  Getty Images Danny O’Neil of The Seattle Times believes that both Mike Williams and Deon Butler will have to fight to make the Seahawks’ final 53-man roster. With the Seahawks going into camp with 13 wide receivers, O’Neil believes the only locks to make the roster are Golden Tate, Sidney Rice and Doug Baldwin, who are clearly their top three receivers going into the season...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Morning links: The Butler’s doing it

In my story today, with one game left, players like Seattle Seahawks receiver Deon Butler know they have one last opportunity to make a lasting impression heading into the offseason. After beginning the season on the PUP list, Butler has been active the past four games, slowly working his way back into the receiver rotation after recovering from a broken leg. Butler’s been active...
Via Seahawks Insider
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

Bevell on receivers: Size doesn’t matter

Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell addressed the juggling that will take place at receiver with Mike Williams done for the season after ankle surgery today. Ben Obomanu will take Williams’ place in the starting lineup, although he’s already been playing significant snaps during the game as a reserve. Tate will continue to start at flanker. Along with those two, Doug...
Via Seahawks Insider
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks Wide Receiver Sidney Rice To Go On Injured Reserve

Pete Carroll head coach of the Seattle Seahawks reported today that WR Sidney Rice is going to be put on Season ENDING injured reserve. Ben Obomanu is expected to start in place of Sidney Rice. With Mike Williams also hurting for the Seahawks Doug Baldwin, Golden Tate and just off the practice squad Deon Butler will have to step into Rice's shoes Thursday night vs. Vince Young...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
November 30, 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...
Via Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Seattle Seahawks / NFL
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Moss starts for Redskins; Branch out for Seattle

Moss starts for Redskins; Branch out for Seattle Seattle is without starting defensive tackle Alan Branch, who didn't practice all week with an ankle injury and was listed as questionable. Rookie backup cornerback Byron Maxwell (ankle) and wide receiver Deon Butler are also inactive for the Seahawks.
Via Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Seattle Seahawks / NFL
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Seahawks inactives: Branch out

Defensive tackle went through workouts this morning, but ultimately did not pass the tests set forth by Seattle’s training staff and is inactive today with an ankles issue. So that means Clinton McDonald will get his first start at defensive tackle. There were no other surprises for Seattle today. For Washington, Santana Moss returns from a hand injury and will start, but former...
Via Seahawks Insider
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...
Via Seattle Times
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

GameDay Chat! starts at 12:30 p.m.

Seattle Seahawks at St. Louis Rams | SUNDAY, Nov. 20, EDWARD JONES DOME Seattle Times pick: Seahawks 20, Rams 13Seattle is running into the only team that might be more beat up. Tackle Rodger Saffold was placed on injured reserve Saturday after injuring his pectoral muscle while lifting weights.INACTIVE INACTIVEQB Josh Portis CB Nate NessWR Deon Butler RB Carnell WilliamsS Atari...
Via Seattle Times
November 20, 2011  |  Discuss

GameDay Chat: Ravens at Seahawks

Baltimore Ravens at Seattle Seahawks | SUNDAY, Nov. 13, CENTURYLINK FIELD Seattle Times pick: Ravens 16, Seahawks 13You don't win shootouts with Baltimore. The Ravens defense is too good. The only shot Seattle has is to put the clamps on Baltimore's offense. The Ravens have only scored fewer tha 20 points twice this season, and those are the only two games they've lost...
Via Seattle Times
November 13, 2011  |  Discuss
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