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Richard Sherman: Double Standard Exists Between Race, Fighting In Sports

Fights occur in nearly 30 percent of NHL games and no one bats an eyelash, but Richard Sherman believes the reaction would be much different if there was as much hand-to-hand violence during NFL games. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback said Wednesday during a panel on “Social Capital of the Savvy Athlete” at Harvard Business School that a double standard exists between race...
Via NESN.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Domonique Foxworth: Bill Clinton Called Richard Sherman Misunderstood

Richard Sherman has the presidential seal of approval. Former NFLPA president Domonique Foxworth relayed an anectode from Super Bowl XLVIII to the Seattle Seahawks cornerback on Wednesday. The two were participating on a panel at Harvard Business School about the “Social Capital of the Savvy Athlete” with Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and Houston Texans running...
Via NESN.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: sideline highlights from the NFC Championship

Richard Sherman said it best, the NFC Championship was the real Super bowl. After winning the big game 43-8 over the Denver Broncos it’s easy to forget just how close this game was. It’s all there, from Russell Wilson’s first quarter fumble to Macklemore’s shiny shoes to the dramatic finish in the end zone. In this video you can see it all from a close angle on the sidelines...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks, Richard Sherman haven’t made as much progress as people think

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported on Tuesday that the Seahawks and Richard Sherman have been making significant progress towards a new contract. Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com is reporting that isn’t the case. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, multiple reports of significant progress aren’t accurate.  A consensus hasn’t been reached on dollars or terms...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman and Seahawks still a ways apart in contract talks

While cornebrack Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks have made progress towards a new deal the two are not on the verge of a new deal. Sherman and the Seahawks have been talking about a new deal since the Scouting Combine began but NBC’s Pro Football Talk says that earlier reports about the level of progress have been overstated. The two sides have not reached a “consensus”...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Walter Thurmond: “Giants Could Have Best Secondary In NFL”

Walter Thurmond is now a member of the New York Giants and it looks like he brought some of the Seahawks bravado right along with him. As the Giants kicked off the start of their OTA’s, Thurmond let it be known that Giants have a chance to have a really great secondary and”he was the best slot cornerback in the league.” More from CB Walt Thurmond: "I'm the best slot...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Walter Thurmond: “Giants Could Have Best Secondary In NFL”

Walter Thurmond is now a member of the New York Giants, but it looks like he brought some of the Seahawks swagger and bravado right along with him. As the Giants kicked off the start of their OTA’s, Thurmond let it be known that Giants had a chance to have a really great secondary and”he was the best slot cornerback in the league.” More from CB Walt Thurmond: "I'm...
Via Thacover2
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is Richard Sherman worth at least $13 million a year?

Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Is Richard Sherman worth at least $13 million a year? appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman and Seattle Seahawks Reportedly Close to a Long Term Deal

Richard Sherman, the star cornerback of the Seattle Seahawks is reportedly near a long term deal worth at least $13 million a season and there will be a good amount of the deal guaranteed. Please click here to read this story. The post Richard Sherman and Seattle Seahawks Reportedly Close to a Long Term Deal appeared first on Players View.
Via Players View
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Seattle Seahawks have a top-15 offense in the NFL

The old adage is that “defense wins championships.” But more and more, that sounds like a cliché being echoed by a coach, analyst or fan intent on living in the past. Nowadays, offense makes the difference; at least most of the time. Looking for proof? Take a look at the teams that made the playoffs last season. The 12 teams who made the postseason all finished in the top-18...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman closing in on new deal

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman success in the NFL is about to payoff big time. Jason LaCanfora of CBS Sports reports that Sherman and the Seahawks are close to a deal that will make him the highest paid corner in the league. The new contract will reportedly pay him more than Darelle Revis is being paid by the New England Patriots. Sherman made $550,000 in 2013 and...
Via My Sports Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman will become NFL’s highest paid cornerback

Richard Sherman is the best cornerback playing in the NFL today. According to Jason LaCanfora of CBS Sports, the Seattle Seahawks are on the verge of giving him a contract that will pay him more than anyone else playing the position: “The Seahawks are prepared to make Sherman the NFL’s highest-paid corner — and the deal will surpass Darrelle Revis‘s $12M compensation for...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks, Richard Sherman nearing deal to make him top-paid NFL CB

The Seattle Seahawks are prepared to make All-Pro Richard Sherman the NFL’s highest-paid corner. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Seahawks are close to getting Sherman signed to a long-term contract that will surpass Darrelle Revis’s $12 million compensation in 2014. Several league sources anticipate the contract will be worth more than $13M a season when finalized...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks To Make Richard Sherman Top Paid CB In NFL

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports is reporting that the Seattle Seahawks and All Pro cornerback, Richard Sherman, are closing in on a new deal that would make Sherman the highest paid defensive back in football. Seahawks have made considerable progress on deal to make Richard Sherman top-paid CB in NFL. Sides hopeful it's complete by the draft… — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks To Make Richard Sherman Highest Paid CB In NFL

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports is reporting that the Seattle Seahawks and All Pro cornerback, Richard Sherman, are closing in on a new deal that would make Sherman the highest paid defensive back in football. Seahawks have made considerable progress on deal to make Richard Sherman top-paid CB in NFL. Sides hopeful it's complete by the draft… — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora...
Via Thacover2
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks, Richard Sherman have made “considerable progress:” towards an extension

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports,  the Seahawks and cornerback Richard Sherman have made considerable progress towards getting a contract extension done. Seahawks have made considerable progress on deal to make Richard Sherman top-paid CB in NFL. Sides hopeful it's complete by the draft… — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 22, 2014 Ultimately, deal expected...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks, Richard Sherman near deal to make him top-paid NFL CB

The Seattle Seahawks have made considerable progress towards getting corner Richard Sherman signed to a long-term contract, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. Both sides are hopefully of getting the deal done prior to the May 8-10 NFL Draft. The Seahawks are prepared to make Sherman the NFL's highest-paid corner -- and the deal will surpass Darrelle Revis...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks, Sherman making 'considerable progress' on deal

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Seahawks and CB Richard Sherman have made “considerable progress” on a contract extension that would make him the highest paid cornerback in the league. La Canfora adds that Sherman’s next contract is expected to pay him over $13 millino per year. The two sides are reportedly maintaining “good dialogue” as they work on an...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Russell Wilson’s Batman highlight reel

This is pretty fantastic. Last week we brought you a bunch of highlight reels featuring the best of the Seahawks from the 2013 season. It took me a while but I finally found one of our obscenely handsome quarterback worth sharing. This video splices clips of The Dark Knight with Russell Wilson’s best plays of the year. I think we have a winner. Here’s more Seahawks highlights...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jermaine Kearse chops up the competition

This week we’re higlighting (all the puns intended) the best plays of the Seattle Seahawks over the last season. Yesterday to celebrate the return of Sidney Rice we brought you his best plays of 2012, and earlier this week we also showed the best of Marshawn Lynch, Richard Sherman, and Percy Harvin. Today we’ll be watching one of the less heralded players on the Seahawks roster...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the 49ers falling apart before our eyes?

Winning the Super bowl is great, but watching your enemies fail can be just as entertaining. By that measure this offseason has been a very enjoyable one for Seattle Seahawks fans everywhere. The biggest obstacle for the Seahawks to repeat as world champions comes in the form of the rival San Francisco 49ers. They’re deep, talented, and boast a defense than can shut down just about...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Seattle Seahawks have had mediocre offseason so far in 2014

Since the 2013 NFL season ended 10 weeks ago, every team in the NFL has made changes. Both winners and losers from last year have been busy making adjustments. Some have revamped their coaching staff. Some have turned over their roster. Some have done a little bit of both. But none, not a single one, have stood pat. During this firestorm of activity, every team believes they’ve...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
8 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Richard Sherman is the best cornerback in the world

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is the best in the world at what he does. That’s not a matter of opinion, it’s a simple fact. Over the last three seasons Sherman has more interceptions than anyone else in the NFL, and last year he was targeted less than any cornerback. We can go through all the analysis and the jokes we want but there’s nothing quite like seeing...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Potential first round pick could bring swagger back to the New Orleans Saints

Say what you will about Seattle Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman. He is arguably the best cornerback in today’s NFL. Two reasons stand out: 1) His lanky, long-armed freak show of a body allows him to match up with some of the premier athletes in today’s overspecialized world of sports. 2) He has a brash confidence which is impossible to miss, unless you’ve been living...
Via cover32 - Saints
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Who are the top 10 cornerbacks in this year’s draft?

At first glance it might seem like the Seattle Seahawks are more set at cornerback than any other team in the NFL. For starters, they have the best corner in the game in Richard Sherman. Just how good is Sherman? Yesterday I conducted a Twitter poll and asked who would win a one on one battle: Richard Sherman or Jerry Rice, and Sherman won the poll. I’m not quite ready to say that...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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