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Watch: Three of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s greatest runs

One of the many reasons that Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson deserves to be paid like an elite NFL player is he is one of the best dual threats in the league. Wilson’s passing numbers may not blow you away like Aaron Rodgers’ or Peyton Manning, but nobody averaged more yards per carry than Wilson in 2014. Here are three of the greatest runs of Wilson’s young career…...
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Everybody loves Seahawks linebacker for adopting this adorable cat

If only the Seattle Seahawks could win a position battle via popularity contest, then Kevin Pierre-Louis would be starting at linebacker in no time. We found this photo on Reddit, which shows KPL with a cat that he adopted from a human society: via reddit AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen this year in the NFC Easts Top 10 in 2015: The NFL’s third-tier...
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Russell Wilson, Please Give Up the MLB Dream

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has repeatedly expressed a desire to eventually join a Major League Baseball team, so his latest comments are not surprising by any means. While appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, according to ProFootballTalk, Wilson admitted it wouldn’t be easy to play both football and baseball but didn’t rule out dual-sport participation. The 26...
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Russell Wilson 'would definitely consider' playing for Mariners

Russell Wilson made an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on Thursday night. And among the jokes and silliness typical of shows like Kimmel’s late-night gabfest, the Seattle Seahawks quarterback — currently mired in contract negotiations that are progressing slowly at best or at a virtual standstill at worst — hinted that he would seriously contemplate...Read More The...
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Russell Wilson says he would 'definitely consider' playing baseball if traded to the Mariners on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is pulling out all the tricks to get his team squirming enough to cough up a new contract and his latest is that he would  'definitely consider' playing baseball if he were to be traded from the Rangers (who holds his rights) to the Mariners. Wilson made those comments on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday night, further stirring the pot...
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Pete Carroll ranks No. 2 for NFL coach power rankings

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll had a vision when he went to the Emerald City of building a physical defense with a power running game; he succeeded in accomplishing that between 2010 and 2011. In 2012, his team took flight after beating the Patriots in mid October and marched to the playoffs, losing to the Falcons in the NFC Divisional round. The next two years produced...
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Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan shares a hilarious Wimbledon story

Sometimes I forget that there are other things in the world than football, like tennis for example. Today we got a reminder from Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan, who had a pretty hilarious misunderstanding over who won a Wimbledon match between Rafael Nadal and some other guy. Ryan told the story on Twitter – check it out: I asked the bartender if Nadal won. He said no the Brown...
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Watch: Russell Wilson gets beat playing cornerback

Russell Wilson was in Wisconsin recently running his Passing Academy when he decided he would try a new position, cornerback. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback defended well until the receiver came down with the ball for a touchdown.  Wilson, who is seeking a new contract, nearly tripped over the receiver after the catch. From Reddit:
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Seattle Seahawks: Richard Sherman ranked 11th among all NFL players

Sherman makes the game winning pass defense in NFC Championship game Last night, Seahawks Cornerback, Richard Sherman was named the 11th best player as voted on by his peers on NFL Network. Sherman joins fellow Seahawks in the top 100:  Safety Earl Thomas (21), Quarterback Russell Wilson (22), Tight-end Jimmy Graham (31), Safety Kam Chancellor (41), Linebacker Bobby Wagner...
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Seahawks fall to Packers as favorites to win Super Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks were a botched onside kick recovery away from not going to the Super Bowl last season, but that wasn't enough to stop Las Vegas from naming the Packers early favorites to get to the big game and win. According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, Bovada SportsBook, Las Vegas has adjusted the odds to win the 2016 Super Bowl and the Packers have jumped the...
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Three reasons Seahawks wideout Doug Baldwin will have a career year

Doug Baldwin has been one of the Seattle Seahawks’ top receivers over the five years he’s been with the team, finishing in the top two in receiving every season so far. Baldwin comes into 2015 with the opportunity to once again show his critics he’s not “pedestrian”, and this year is projecting to be his best. There are three main reasons why, and it all starts with the...
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Earl Thomas surprises girlfriend with proposal at youth football camp

Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas surprised his high school sweetheart, Nina and proposed to her in front of all the kids at a youth football camp. Thomas didn't know he was going to propose at the camp, but according to Seahawks.com John Boyle, he felt so good about everything, he told his agent to grab the ring. "Nobody knew," Thomas said, via Bleacher Report. "I just told...
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Bruce Irvin says NFL keeps collecting his 'clean pee'

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin is tired of the NFL drug testing him. That does seem like a lot of drug tests, but it is not exactly coming out nowhere. Irvin was suspended for four games in 2013 after violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.Irvin has not failed a drug test since the suspension and clearly he has been tested a substantial amount...
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Russell Wilson's agent: 'It's hard to argue that Wilson doesn't win'

It seems like everyday a new report pops up about the contract situation of Russell Wilson. The latest has Wilson's agent Mark Rodgers giving reasons why he deserves to be the richest player in football.“With Russell, he’s unique, so let the debate begin,” Rodgers told TCPalm.com, via Pro Football Talk. “He’s unconventional in size. People argue that he’s a game manager...
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Josh Hill on life without Jimmy Graham: “I haven’t seen anything stand out to being really different”

New Orleans Saints TE Josh Hill knows that he has a big opportunity to prove himself during training camp later this month. Hill has been the backup Pro Bowler Jimmy Graham for the past two years, but now he has a chance to shine. Graham was traded to the Seattle Seahawks during the off-season which and now the Saints are looking for a TE to emerge. Hill was asked how is the team...
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Thursday web roundup: Seattle Seahawks

Seattle Seahawks NFL Regular Season Win Total & 2016 Super Bowl SEATTLE, WA (The Spread) - The Seahawks have made back-to-back Super Bowls and unsurprisingly, oddsmakers have set Seattle's 2015 win total in the ... Seahawks' Earl Thomas surprises high school sweetheart Seattle Seahawks All-Pro safety Earl Thomas is best known for his ability to come out of nowhere and...
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Seahawks' Jimmy Graham Could Dominate NFC West Foes

Recently, fans have asked reporters covering the Seattle Seahawks how new tight end Jimmy Graham is going to fare in the Seahawks' run-first offense, how he will be a game changer, where he will line up and how much blocking he'll be counted on to perform. That is all good stuff, certainly, but what caught my eye this week is how some writers who cover the rest of the NFC West think...
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Three Seahawks starters that might not be back in 2016

Going to the Super Bowl year after year is not only insanely difficult, it’s an expensive proposition. The way the NFL’s salary cap is set up nowadays it’s hard to keep a championship core together for very long, given how much players can make by bolting in free agency. Ask Darrelle Revis. Already the Seattle Seahawks have seen some talent drain over their two-year Super Bowl...
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Seattle Seahawks: Sometimes it’s business before football

As fans we sometimes get immersed in the sport and look forward to good football week in and week out. We often times completely forget about the business side of things. Then comes the offseason when your favorite player gets traded away, your second favorite player opts out of his contract and signs with a new team, players holdout from attending training camp, and your team passed...
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Russell Wilson worth more than Eli Manning?

With all the media attention Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is gathering in a concerted effort to get a new contract, New York Giants signal caller Eli Manning, despite winning two Super Bowls to Wilson's one, it's the younger who seems to be setting the market. Wilson, 27, is scheduled to make $1.5 million this year before becoming a free agent, Manning is 34 and scheduled...
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Will the Seattle Seahawks Make Russell Wilson the Highest-Paid Player in the NFL?

Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks gestures in the third quarter against the New England Patriots during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Mandatory Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) The Seattle Seahawks have a decision to make on their star quarterback Russell Wilson. Do they let him go after the 2015 season? Or...
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3 reasons why Russell Wilson to Broncos makes no sense

Before you skip to the comment section, understand that it’s not me proposing this idea. Fox Sports published an article claiming why and how the Denver Broncos should pursue Seattle Seahawks’ quarterback Russell Wilson, and here’s what they said: “General manager John Elway is set to work with a ton of cap space in 2016. And his financial freedom will only increase if their...
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Russell Wilson says he'll play hard 'no matter if it's $25 million or if it's $1.5 million,' sets tone for highest paid QB in process

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson continues to send the message that he wants to be the highest paid signal caller and subliminally slipped it in while saying he'll still be the same player regardless of his pay scale. "Ultimately, it comes down to the play. I let my play speak for itself and let the rest take care of itself. I continue to love the game for what it...
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This stat about Richard Sherman will make you respect him even more

I knew that Richard Sherman was pretty solid when it comes to stopping the run, but I had no idea he was this good. According to Pro Football Focus, the Seattle Seahawks’ superstar cornerback rated higher than anyone else at his position in 2014 when it came to run defense: R.Sherman is more than just a cover CB, his 5.7 grade against the run in '14 was the best for CB's (Min...
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Three options for the Seattle Seahawks to deal with Michael Bennett

Contract talks for the casual fan are the annoying reminder than the NFL is a business and that the players are in it for something more mundane than gridiron glory.  For more plugged in fans, it is simply a part of the game to learn about.  For the Seattle eahawks we have a case study this offseason in two different ways to approach contract issues. On the one hand we have Russell...
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