Richard Sherman points to growth in secondary with starters absent

It's not the ideal situation for the Seahawks.Earl Thomas is slowly working his way back from offseason shoulder surgery, Kam Chancellor is in the midst of a holdout, Richard Sherman missed some time to rest a nagging injury, Will Blackmon has been sidelined due to injury as well. As such, undrafted second-year man Dion Bailey, third-year players Steven Terrell and DeShawn Shead...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

CB Richard Sherman sees the benefits from absences in secondary

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is taking the glass half full approach to the team's banged up secondary and feels it may be for the best in the long run. "It's given some of the other guys a chance to grow, a chance to play more, to get more plays, to get more experience than they would have if we were practicing," Sherman said, via ESPN. "Obviously it gives us...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL stars go back to school in new Xbox commercial (VIDEO)

Ever wonder what kind of student New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was in school? Well, in a new Xbox commercial titled "Professor of Game Day Evolution," Brees tries to be the teacher's pet. Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews is the stereotypical jock, uninterested in the lecture and flicking a paper football (until it's confiscated by the professor). Seattle Seahawks...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Richard Sherman, Marshawn Lynch star in new NFL on XBox commercial

A new NFL season is almost here, which means we get something even better than football: new football related marketing campaigns! Check out this new NFL on X-Box spot featuring Seattle Seahawks Richard Sherman and Marshawn Lynch, in addition to a few other familiar faces: AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Contenders that won’t even make the playoffs Fantasy Preview: The top-30 TEs...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman Defends Tom Brady Over ‘Deflate-Gate’ Punishment

Just over six months ago, the two men were jawing back and forth with one another during Super Bowl 49. Now, Tom Brady has Richard Sherman in his corner when it comes to the punishment the New England Patriots quarterback received for his role in the “Deflate-Gate” scandal. The Seattle Seahawks defensive back told USA Today the punishment doesn’t fit the crime, compared to...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman’s comments about player fines are on point

Tom Brady has a surprising advocate in this whole Deflategate mess. Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is mad, bro, about Brady losing about $2 million in salary if he has to serve a four-game suspension. The Patriots organization, on the other hand, was fined only $1 million. Sherman told USA Today that $1 million is “peanuts” to the Patriots. The three-time First...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman says the NFL is being too harsh on Tom Brady

In an interview with Jarrett Bell of USA Today, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman called out the NFL over its double standards when punishing players as opposed to teams, specifically in the case of Tom Brady and the Patriots. Here’s what Sherman had to say about Deflate Gate: “You’re fining players more than you’re fining organizations?” Sherman told USA TODAY...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman backs Brady: 'He shouldn't be punished so severely'

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman did a lot of trash talking in their Super Bowl loss to Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, but he's seemingly moved on from that. Now, Sherman has a bone to pick with Roger Goodell and the NFL.  With Brady's four-game suspension comes a loss of four game checks, costing him roughly $1.88 million dollars. That doesn't sit well with...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman: Tom Brady is being treated unfairly with Deflategate

Richard Sherman has made it very clear over the past several years that he is not a fan of Tom Brady. At the same time, Sherman is one of the more intelligent players in the NFL. And when one of the more intelligent players in the league defends an opponent that he genuinely seems to dislike, that says quite a bit. Like many others, Sherman feels that the four-game suspension Brady...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman sounds off on Brady being fined more than Patriots

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY SportsSeattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman thinks the NFL should be fining the New England Patriots more than what has been handed to quarterback Tom Brady for Deflategate. “You’re fining players more than you’re fining organizations?” Sherman told USA Today Sports. “That should bring up some red flags. But nobody’s talking about...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman not happy about severity of Brady punishment

Richard Sherman is no longer talking trash to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on the field. Instead, his anger is directed at the NFL. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback is upset with the penalties given to Brady for his alleged involvement in the Deflategate saga. “You’re fining players more than you’re fining organizations? That should bring up some red flags...
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Seahawks secondary depth continues to plunge, team signs CBs Jeremy Crayton and Keelan Johnson

According to Josh Alper of, the Seattle Seahawks have signed cornerbacks Jeremy Crayton and Keelan Johnson. The list for who isn't practicing is about as long as players actually on the field as cornerbacks Richard Sherman, Will Blackmon and Mohammed Seisay all have issues as well as safety Earl Thomas, prompting the team to go find some cover men for training...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Raiders Fan tells Michael Crabtree that “Richard Sherman ain’t got nothing on you” after making a catch

The Oakland Raiders gave the fans a treat by letting them watch the team practice on Wednesday. It was the first look for many to see what type of talent the Raiders have on the their team. One position group that many Raiders fans are excited about is the wide receivers. The leader of that group Michael Crabtree got some encouragement from a fan after making  catch during a drill...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Look: Three Seahawks memes that 49ers fans will really love

The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks still have one of the league’s fiercest and most intense NFL rivalries, and they’ve given us plenty of classics during the Kaepernick-Wilson era. There has been trash talk, there has been Richard Sherman and there has been a ton of hatred spread out with both franchises. We went to Twitter to find some of the best memes mocking the...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks' Sherman doesn't envision Earl Thomas missing time

Is there any reason for concern for the Seahawks' secondary?    Earl Thomas is on the PUP (physically unable to perform) list recovering from offseason shoulder surgery and Kam Chancellor has yet to show up, instead holding out in hopes of a new contract.    The leaves undrafted players DeShawn Shead (third year with the team) and Steven Terrell as the starting safeties. However...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks' Sherman doesn't envision teammate Earl Thomas missing time

Is there any reason for concern for the Seahawks' secondary? Earl Thomas is on the PUP (physically unable to perform) list recovering from offseason shoulder surgery and Kam Chancellor has yet to show up, instead holding out in hopes of a new contract. The leaves undrafted players DeShawn Shead (third year with the team) and Steven Terrell are the starting safeties. However, come...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson: Revis, Sherman can't stop me

Nobody can ever accuse DeSean Jackson of having confidence issues. The dynamic and boisterous receiver of the Washington Redskins came out with some bold words on Monday. He’s quite sure of himself and his abilities on the football field, as you can clearly see by his comments, courtesy of CSN Washington: “I’m comfortable and confident [enough] in myself that I don’t...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why the 49ers and Seahawks rivalry isn’t over

The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks gave us the NFL’s best rivalry from 2012-14. Due to a hugely disappointing 2014 season and horrendous offseason like no other, many believe San Francisco’s rivalry with their arch-rivals will actually die down a bit, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. We all know the good moments, but nothing beats Richard Sherman’s rant...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman can't imagine Earl Thomas missing games

While Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas waits it out on the team's PUP list (labrum), cornerback Richard Sherman believes he'll be just fine and ready to go for Week 1. Time will tell, but it maybe be just wishful thinking on Sherman's part, especially given the fact that Thomas' fellow safety Kam Chancellor is prepared to dig his heels in, in an attempt for a new contract...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson contract increases likelihood of change

It’s not easy to find a franchise quarterback, so the Seattle Seahawks couldn’t afford to let Russell Wilson walk. According to Peter King of The MMQB, Wilson and the team agreed to a four-year, $87.6 million extension with approximately $60 million in guaranteed money. There’s an economic term that describes this situation: opportunity cost. Oxford defines it as “the...
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July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit CB: Lions defense not too different than Seahawks

Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay just compared his team’s defense with the very best in the NFL today. The defensive back showed off all the confidence and cocky assuredness of Richard Sherman or Neon Deion Sanders in a recent phone interview with Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press: “We’ve got the same kind of talent they got,” he said. “They ain’t too...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

This brilliant Richard Sherman painting makes Michelangelo look like a bum

Michelangelo created some of the most enduring works of art the world has ever seen but whoever created this painting featuring Seahawks corner Richard Sherman‘s famous NFC Championship tip makes him look like a talentless bum. via reddit AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen in the NFC West in 2015 First and 10: The top-10 candidates for Coach of the...
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July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 10 players in the NFC West

This series will feature the top 10 players in each division regardless of team or position. This is measured by a combination of their current impact on the field, their potential in the future and their accomplishments in the past. Top 10 players of the AFC East Top 10 players of the AFC North Top 10 players in the AFC South Top 10 players in the AFC West Top 10 players in the...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

The San Francisco 49ers rank ahead of the Seahawks on at least one list

A year ago it was the hottest rivalry in the NFL, maybe even all of professional sports. Now the tension between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks may have taken a bit of a dive. First off, Jim Harbaugh may have been the catalyst for much of the animosity between the two teams. The story goes that Harbaugh gave bad reviews for Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin when...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman and Andrew Luck Hold Events to Benefit Children

Instead of reporting the negative, it is worth recognizing some NFL players who devote their time to their local communities during this slow stretch of days heading up to training camp. Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman held a charity celebrity softball game for which the proceeds went to Sherman’s Blanket Coverage Family Foundation. Sherman’s foundation helps purchase...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss
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