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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...
Via Fox Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Seattle Seahawks

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Seattle Seahawks. 2014 in a nutshell: After a slow start thanks to a possible Super Bowl hangover, they get hot down the stretch and make another run to the big game, falling just short on a Russell Wilson interception in the final moments against...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Seattle Seahawks

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Seattle Seahawks. 2014 in a nutshell: After a slow start thanks to a possible Super Bowl hangover, they get hot down the stretch and make another run to the big game, falling just short on a Russell Wilson interception in the final moments against...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Hawks make change O-line, added DBs, and the rise of B.J.

After losing their first preseason game, the Hawks recognized that changes are needed due to ineffectiveness as well as injury. Offensive Line A very poor showing on the offensive line against Denver proved that what the Hawks have is not good enough.  A major change that we will see is the move of Justin Britt from Right Tackle to Left Guard. Granted Britt had to face one of the...
Via Seattle Side Up!
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks secondary depth continues to plunge, team signs CBs Jeremy Crayton and Keelan Johnson

According to Josh Alper of Profootballtalk.com, 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...
Via 60 Max Power O
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks preview (No. 10): Will Graham fuel another championship run?

Our 2015 NFL preview series ranks every team, from worst to first. Today: the No. 10 Seahawks. 2014 Record: 12-4 (lost Super Bowl) Head coach: Pete Carroll (sixth season, 50-30 regular season, 7-3 playoffs) Key arrivals: Jimmy Graham (tight end), Cary Williams (cornerback), Will Blackmon (cornerback) Key departures: Max Unger (center), James Carpenter (guard), Malcolm Smith (outside...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Seahawks cornerback Will Blackmon’s wife is totally gorgeous

Will Blackmon may not be at the top of the Seahawks depth chart at cornerback, but he’s winning off the field with his gorgeous wife, Shauna Danielle. Here’s a few photos from Blackmon’s Instagram account of his better half: Squad! #TeamBlackmon A photo posted by Will Blackmon (@willblackmon) on Aug 3, 2015 at 8:07pm PDT Fresh Air A photo posted by Will...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Taking a Look at the Seahawks Most Important Camp Battle

With training camp starting at the end of this month, the team at TopSportsReport has begun to analyze it.  As part of that analysis, we compiled opinions from many of our team based writers into one post that takes an in depth look at the most important camp battle for every NFL team. As part of that article, Michael Dweck evaluated Seahawks’ cornerbacks Cary Williams and Will...
Via TopSportsReport
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: Players to Keep an Eye On

The big names on the Seattle Seahawks have drawn early attention through the first two weeks of OTAs. Everyone made sure they were watching Jimmy Graham's red zone skills closely and his development with Russell Wilson. Everyone was watching Richard Sherman's elbow and Kam Chancellor's knee, which both look good to go. All the stars we know so well got plenty of reps and attention...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

New Seahawks cornerback Will Blackmon biblically roasts Roger Goodell on Twitter

Up until now my favorite Seattle Seahawks player to follow on Twitter has definitely been magnificent ginger punter Jon Ryan, but he’s getting some solid competition from one of the new guys. Cornerback Will Blackmon is pretty hilarious as well as it turns out. He roasted Tom Brady and Roger Goodell in biblical fashion on Twitter this morning… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings:...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Mike Evans already one of the best players in the NFL?

Grabbing Jameis Winston with the first overall pick is nice, but grabbing Winston when you already have one of the league’s best young receivers is even better. Mike Evans is a beast, and he hasn’t even begun to come close to his full potential. Still, according to Pro Football Focus, Evans was already one of the best players in the league last season. Based on their grading...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Will Blackmon Tweets Revised Bible Verse Regarding Roger Goodell and His “Son” Tom Brady

This tweet is pretty clever coming from Seattle Seahawks’ defensive back Will Blackmon, who signed with the team in March after being released by the Jacksonville Jaguars in February. For Goddell so loved the NFL he gave his one and only son… Roger 3:16 — Will Blackmon (@willblackmon) May 12, 2015 The real bible verse from John 3:16 reads like this: For God so loved the...
Via Sportsnaut
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

The QB and his receiver!!! Show me love!!!!! #milwaukeegrinders #whataplay #werenotdoneyet https://t.co/STtkbq7o5J— Jared Dudley (@JaredDudley619) April 26, 2015 Thanks to our staff & faculty members for everything you've done! pic.twitter.com/qEFv9pjmRZ— BC Softball (@BC_Softball) April 29, 2015 Anyone that can't appreciate what Al Skinner accomplished during his career...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Why the Seahawks Should draft a Defensive Back

The Legion of Boom is arguably the best defensive back unit in the NFL. The New York Jets MAY be able to give them a run for their money with the addition of Darrelle Revis, and Antonio Cromartie, but until that day comes, LOB sits atop the throne. That being said, the Seahawks are woefully thin in the secondary after losing Byron Maxwell, and Jeron Johnson to free agency. They added...
Via EndZoneScore
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

How Cary Williams and Will Blackmon will fit with the Seattle Seahawks

Following the end of their second Super Bowl run in as many years, the Seattle Seahawks secondary was battered and short-handed. Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor and Jeremy Lane were all injured and then Byron Maxwell left for the Philadelphia Eagles. Suddenly, things didn’t look so good for the legion of boom. Reinforcements came when they signed two free agent cornerbacks...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Five questions for new Seattle Seahawks cornerback Will Blackmon

With all the ink that has been spilled over the trade that brought Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks, not much attention has been paid to the two free agent signings the team made at cornerback. Cary Williams and Will Blackmon are the newest members of the Legion of Boom, and I wanted to find out more about them, so I reached out to Blackmon and he was kind enough to answer a...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Anything Less Than A Super Bowl Victory Would Be Disappointing For The Seattle Seahawks

The conclusion to Super Bowl 49; it’s the foul smog that still suffocates the air of the Seattle Seahawks faithful. In all my years of watching football, I’ve never experienced such a powerful “WTF” moment after what transpired when the clock hit zero. To this day, it still invokes painful grimaces and also sparks conspiracy theory debates amongst people when the question...
Via Oregon Sports News
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Free agent Stevie Johnson will visit with the New England Patriots next week

The New England Patriots are on top of the football world, but they never stop trying to improve. In that spirit they are hosting a meeting next week with one of the best wide receivers on the open market… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 best value free agent signings so far in 2015 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen during the second wave of NFL free agency According...
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March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Will Blackmon just hint the Seattle Seahawks might sign Greg Jennings?

Yesterday the Minnesota Vikings pulled off a big trade for wide receiver Mike Wallace. That left no room for veteran Greg Jennings and this afternoon he was released. Where will the nine-year wideout wind up playing next? AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 best value free agent signings so far in 2015 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen during the second wave of NFL...
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March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: New Seattle Seahawks cornerback has a surprise guest on Instagram video

The Seattle Seahawks are re-shaping their secondary by the minute. Yesterday they were reported to be signing two free agent cornerbacks: Will Blackmon and Cary Williams. Blackmon previously spent time with the Seahawks during training camp in 2013, but was ultimately cut because there was just too much talent around. AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: Rating the NFL’s free-agent...
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Cornerback Cary Williams expected to sign with the Seattle Seahawks

Earlier today the Seattle Seahawks added a cornerback to the Legion of Boom by signing Will Blackmon to a deal, but they aren’t done yet… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: The most-underrated free agents still on the market NFL Draft Preview: The top-10 offensive tackles in the class of 2015 According to a report by Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Seahawks will also sign Cary...
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks Sign Blackmon, Re-Sign McCoy & Morgan

A roll of minor moves were confirmed on Monday evening with Seattle re-signing Will Blackmon from the Jacksonville Jaguars. Blackmon was with the Seahawks during camp in 2013 before becoming victim to the phenomenal secondary depth Seattle boasted, as he was cut on the final roster cutdown. During his two years in Jacksonville, Blackmon had 1 INT, 2 FF and 53 tackles as the Jaguars...
Via Pro Football Spot
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Seattle Seahawks add a new member to the Legion of Boom

A day after losing Byron Maxwell, the Seattle Seahawks added a new member to the Legion of Boom. According to a report by Field Yates of ESPN, Seattle has signed cornerback Will Blackmon: Source: the Seahawks have signed veteran CB Will Blackmon. Played well for Jacksonville last year. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) March 9, 2015 Terms of the deal are not available as of yet. Yates...
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks add depth signing CB Will Blackmon

RENTON, Wash. (AP) Needing to add depth in the secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have signed free agent cornerback Will Blackmon. Seattle signed Blackmon on Monday. Blackmon spent the past two seasons with Jacksonville but was with Seattle through the 2013 offseason before being cut during training camp. Blackmon made 12 starts in 23 games for the Jaguars with one interception. Adding...
Via AP on Fox
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks Sign Veteran CB Will Blackmon

Field Yates reports that the Seahawks have signed veteran CB Will Blackmon to a contract on Monday. Seattle has clearly been in the market for cornerback help and have been looking at a number of veteran options. It wouldn’t be surprising at all to see them add another corner in the coming weeks. The Jaguars released ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss
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