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Christine Michael gets banged up at Seahawks camp

Seahawks running back Christine Michael banged up his shoulder during Sunday’s practice. “He just banged his shoulder a little bit,” coach Pete Carroll told reporters, via PFT.  “They think he will be ready to go on Tuesday.” With Marshawn Lynch holding out,  Seattle can;t afford to lose any of their running backs.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size...
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Rewind: Power Rankings, intrigue of Seattle Seahawks camp, overrated NFL players

Training camp is here! The best columns from the cover32 universe this week will help you kill time until the preseason kicks off. National Columns • Fantasy Preview: The top 32 QBs in 2014 (READ) • Power Rankings: Rating the intrigue of each NFL team’s training camp (READ) • Top 10 in 2014: The best players at every NFL position (READ) • Ten most overrated players in the...
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Seahawks place Marshawn Lynch on the reserve-did not report list, bring in three running backs for workouts

According to Aaron Wilson of National Football Post, the Seahawks brought in William Powell, Orwin Smith, and Phillip Tanner for workouts. In the wake of the Marshawn Lynch holdout, the team indicated they were not interested in renegotiating and the move to bring in another running back supports the statement. The team placed Lynch on the reserve-did not report list to open...
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Ron Jaworksi would take Nicks Foles over Russell Wilson

ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski says he would take Eagles quarterback Nick Foles over Seattle’s Russell Wilson. “I’m taking Foles,” Jaworski told 97.5 The Fan in Philly, via ProFootballTalk.com.  “Not even close.  Russell Wilson is just . . . because of that system he is in.  Russell Wilson plays with that defense, the best in football.  He just managed the game very...
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Christine Michael taking advantage of absence of Marshawn Lynch

AP Photo Christine Michael was drafted in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft, and in his sophomore season, he is in a position to take the rushing reigns in Seattle. Marshawn Lynch, who was tied for first in rushing touchdowns in 2013, is holding out, which is opening a door for Michael. “He’s got great speed and quickness,” Sherman Smith, the Seahawks running backs coach...
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With Marshawn Lynch holding out, Seahawks reportedly worked out some backs

According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post,  the Seattle Seahawks worked out running backs Phillip Tanner, Orwin Smith and William Powell. None were immediately signed to a contract, though. Smith has a previous stint with the Green Bay Packers. Tanner has played for the Dallas Cowboys, rushing for 149 career yards and two touchdowns. Powell was signed with the Philadelphia...
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Percy Harvin’s feeling “immensely good” in Seahawks camp

The Seahawks might be missing the engine to their offense at the moment, but they do have another key part back. While Marshawn Lynch is holding out, they can at least look to the fact they have a healthy Percy Harvin. A year ago this time, Harvin was going on the PUP list and having hip surgery. Now, he’s healthy and ready to contribute for a full season. “Oh man, it’s...
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Seahawks sign Brandon Denmark, Steven Terrell

The Seahawks signed two young defenders to the back end of their roster Saturday, reaching deals with linebacker Brandon Denmark and safety Steven Terrell, according to the club’s website. An undrafted rookie from Florida A&M, Denmark (6-3, 244) recorded 59 tackles and four sacks in 2013. The 22-year-old Denmark began his collegiate career at Illinois.
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Pete Caroll 'disappointed' by Lynch holdout

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll sounded none too pleased to hear prized running back Marshawn Lynch was holding out over his contract situation. "I'm disappointed not having him, you know. He's been a big part of our team and we like him around here," Carroll told NFL Media's Rich Eisen. "...Right now, he's at home, and he chose not to come...
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Weekly Rewind: How the Seahawks will bounce back from Sidney Rice’s retirement

At long last training camp for the Seattle Seahawks has finally arrived. Get caught up on all the latest with our top stories of the week: Seahawks Columns - Sidney Rice announces sudden retirement (READ) - 5 candidates to replace Sidney Rice (READ) - Which Seahawks linebackers will make the final cut? (READ) - Your complete training camp position battles preview: (READ) - How...
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Cliff Avril gives his three NFL defenders to watch out for (Video)

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No, the Seahawks should not pay Marshawn Lynch

(Editor’s note: we enjoy a diversity of opinions here at cover32 Seahawks. What one writer says does not necessarily reflect the views of the editor or the staff in general. The Marshawn Lynch controversy is a perfect example of this. Last week Chris Cassidy wrote that the Seahawks should trade Lynch to the Oakland Raiders. On Thursday Managing Editor Tim Weaver wrote that the...
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Pete Carroll on Marshawn Lynch’s hold out: “It’s a contract for a reason”

xSeahawks head coach Pete Carroll voiced his displeasure on Friday with Marshawn Lynch holding out from training camp. “It’s a contract for a reason. We made a decision and it was signed, by us and by them,” Carroll told USA TODAY Sports after the Seahawks’ first training camp practice. “We expect them to honor their contract just as we will. We’re going to honor it and...
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ESPN to air Seahawks training camp as a SportsCenter Special

On July 29th, ESPN will air a live SportsCenter Special that will feature your Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks at training camp. The network has bounced around different NFL training camps this summer, but this will be a two-hour special devoted solely to the Seahawks. The details from a network press release: ESPN will provide a rare inside look at a National Football League...
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Seattle Seahawks: Can They Win it All Again?

Seattle Seahawks: On Sunday morning's on The Route 4 Sports Podcast (10:00 - 1:00 EST), Lamont and I will discuss, debate and give our opinions on the NFC West division along with your phone calls with your opinions and questions.Since training camp has just started and not one pre-season game has been played, I reserve my final rankings for each team until the official predictions...
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Seahawks’ WR Doug Baldwin Not Buying Pete Carroll’s Comments

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin doesn’t seem to be buying into Pete Carroll’s notion that players should honor their contracts. His disagreement is based on teams being able to release players when they’re still under contract. This disagreement comes at a time when Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is holding out from camp. NFL Rosenthal: Doug Baldwin doesn...
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Pete Carroll takes a shot at Marshawn Lynch and his agent

Marshawn Lynch was a no show Friday in hopes the Seattle Seahawks will upgrade his deal, which has two years and $13 million remaining. The only problem is his head coach is not happy with the hold out. He even called out Lynch and his agent by saying you signed the deal, Honor it, is […] The post Pete Carroll takes a shot at Marshawn Lynch and his agent appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Doug Baldwin drops massive truth bomb about Marshawn Lynch holdout

Today the Seattle Seahawks opened training camp for the 2014 season and the biggest topic of discussion was the holdout of running back Marshawn Lynch. If you haven’t heard, Lynch did not show up and is trying to re-negotiate his contract even though there’s still two years remaining on it. When asked how he felt about the situation, head coach Pete Carroll said he was disappointed...
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Marshawn Lynch's bonus could be in jeopardy due to holdout

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that a portion of Marshawn Lynch‘s $6 million signing bonus could be in jeopardy if the Seahawks were to take a “hard line” stance regarding his current holdout. Mortensen fully expects Seattle to take a “hard line” stance with Lynch regarding this matter. Lynch could also lose $30,000 per day for skipping training camp to go along...
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Hold out means part of Marshawn Lynch’s bonus is in jeopardy

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen,  Marshawn Lynch’s hold out could cost him some of his $6 million bonus. If Seahawks take hard line – I believe they will – and Lynch misses first 6 camp days, portion of $6 mill sign bonus in jeopardy…(c'td) — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) July 26, 2014 That's not counting what Lynch would lose if he misses first 11 camp...
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Doug Baldwin Doesn’t Agree With Carroll’s “Honor Your Contract” Statement

Here is what Pete Carroll had to say about Marshall Lynch’s holding out for new deal. “It’s a contract for a reason. We made a decision and it was signed, by us and by them,” Carroll told USA TODAY Sports. “We expect them to honor their contract just as we will. We’re going to honor it and we expect them to do the same.” Here is what Seahawks Wide Receiver Doug Baldwin...
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Percy Harvin “tremendously high” he can stay healthy

Percy Harvin’s confidence is “tremendously high” that he can stay healthy this coming season, according to Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY Sports. Percy says he's fully healthy, confidence "tremendously high" he can stay that way. Changed training and diet top to bottom. Weighs ~195-200 — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) July 25, 2014 It’s amazing that Seattle played...
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John Clayton: Marshawn Lynch’s hold out will likely only last 5-6 days

ESPN’s Ed Werder said that he believes Marshawn Lynch’s hold out will only last “five to six days at most,” per Rotoworld.com. With each passing day, Lynch will be fined $30K, so it would make sense for him to report sooner rather than later. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
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Seahawks place Bruce Irvin on PUP

The Seattle Seahawks have placed linebacker Bruce Irvin on the physically unable to perform list as he continues to rehab from hip surgery. #Seahawks place pass-rusher Bruce Irvin on PUP to start camp, source says. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 25, 2014 Irvin can be activated from the PUP list at any point during camp. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '...
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Seattle Seahawks have three guys named to projected 2014 All-NFL team

The offseason is officially complete, as training camps across the league started this week. Thus, it’s a good time to assess what each team has on their roster; things are pretty much set, especially in terms of starting lineups. During a four-week period this summer, the editors at cover32 determined the All-Division team for each of the NFL’s eight divisions. Today, it...
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