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For the Seattle Seahawks, the first two games of the exhibition season were much the same as the team’s second half of 2012 — when Pete Carroll’s boys won seven of their last eight regular-season games to advance to the NFC playoffs for the second time in three years.
Russell Wilson had two touchdown passes in the Seattle Seahawks' 40-10 thumping of the Denver Broncos in preseason action.
Finally, it was Robert Turbin's time to shine in the backfield. The second-year running back has been eager to get back on the field and build off his strong rookie campaign with the Seattle Seahawks.
The Seattle Seahawks used big plays to bury the visiting Denver Broncos, 40-10, in the teams home exhibition opener at CenturyLink Field on Saturday night.
Since the middle of last season, Seattle Seahawks players and staff have raved about wide receiver Jermaine Kearse.
The Seahawks are piling it on the against Broncos in a preseason game at CenturyLink Field. Follow the game live and chat with reporters Eric D. Williams and Dave Boling on the Seahawks Insider blog.
Pete Carroll wants his offense to get on track, as the Seattle Seahawks prepare for the team’s home exhibition opener against Denver at CenturyLink Field on Saturday night.
For Byron Maxwell, the time is now. The Seattle Seahawks cornerback, who is entering his third NFL season, was held back by injuries in his first two years.
The Denver Broncos will wrap up their two-game West Coast swing to begin the preseason when they face off with the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday at CenturyLink Field.
Two weeks into training camp, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll still has a muddled picture of which four players will be his team’s pass rush group when the season opens Sept. 8 at Carolina.
As famed as quarterback Russell Wilson is for his film study and diligent preparation, its unlikely anybody on the Seahawks roster focuses more intently on his duties than running back Derrick Coleman.
RENTON—A position coach most of his 13 years of coaching, Rocky Seto received an interesting job title this offseason from Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll — defensive passing game coordinator.
The larger than life personality is the same – it just comes in a slightly smaller frame for Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman John Moffitt.
If you’re wondering how important backup running back Robert Turbin’s contribution is to the Seattle Seahawks grind-it-out approach on offense, just ask offensive line/assistant head coach Tom Cable.
Brandon Mebane — a third-round draft pick by the Seattle Seahawks in 2007 — became the senior tenured player on the team in the offseason when Marcus Trufant and Leroy Hill left in free agency.
During the opening series of his first NFL exhibition start, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Allen Bradford’s head swirled.
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll wasnt kidding this week when he said rookie running back Christine Michael would get the ball early and often Thursday.
Tarvaris Jackson threw two touchdown passes and Brady Quinn, also battling to be Russell Wilson's backup, threw for another score as the Seahawks beat San Diego 31-10 Thursday night in San Diego.
Tarvaris Jackson tossed a pair of touchdown passes in relief of starter Russell Wilson, as the Seattle Seahawks earned a 31-10 victory over the San Diego Chargers Thursday in the preseason opener for both teams at Qualcomm Stadium.
Check the Seahawks Insider blog for news, notes, updates and a replay of the live chat following Seattle's 31-10 romp over San Diego in the first preseason game.
The NFL preseason: Pete Carrolls version of a pro football polygraph. Weve evaluated them in practice and now it comes to game time, the Seattle coach said about the first exhibition game, set for 7 p.m. Thursday at San Diego.
Expectations are high in the Pacific Northwest these days as the talented Seattle Seahawks prepare to open up the preseason against the rebuilding San Diego Chargers.
RENTON — Jordan Hill noticed an immediate difference from college to the NFL during his first day with full pads last week when All-Pro center Max Unger and left guard Paul McQuistan crashed down on him during a run-blocking drill.
Jordan Hill noticed an immediate difference from college to the NFL during his first day with full pads last week at the Seattle Seahawks' training camp when All-Pro center Max Unger and left guard Paul McQuistan crashed down on him during a run-blocking drill.
Although he was focused on a specific play, Seattle Seahawks assistant defensive backs coach Marquand Manuel could have been talking about the 2013 season when he told Walter Thurmond, "It's time to go," during training camp drills Monday.
RENTON — A week into training camp, Seattle Seahawks fifth-round selection Luke Willson already looks more comfortable in the offense.
RENTON — Most of the motivational epigrams spread across the Seahawks headquarters bear the fingerprints of coach Pete Carroll – Master of the Mantra.
Allen Bradford embodies the type of characteristics Pete Carroll looks for in players – work hard, battle through adversity, don’t complain and you will be rewarded.
RENTON — The high-octane offense that helped the Seattle Seahawks average more than 30 points a contest during the second half of 2012 was not on display during an hour-long intrasquad scrimmage Friday, when the team’s starters coughed and sputtered most of the afternoon.
RENTON — He flew thousands of miles during a two-day jaunt to Switzerland for a procedure that lasted 20 minutes, but Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice hopes the trip will pay big dividends down the road.
RENTON – If you’re looking for this year’s J.R. Sweezy – a dark horse who makes the Seahawks’ roster – keep an eye on undrafted rookie free agent Benson Mayowa.
Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin had hip surgery Thursday, and Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Harvin playing this season remains a distinct possibility.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin had successful hip surgery on Thursday.
RENTON — Receivers coach Kippy Brown offered a simple answer when asked how the Seattle Seahawks intended to replace the potential output lost because of the absence of Percy Harvin — they’ll play the matchups.
RENTON – The Seattle Seahawks: Spanning the globe to bring you the constant variety of treatments.
The receiver group for the Seattle Seahawks was front and center a day after the Percy Harvin announced that he would have surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip, likely making him unavailable for a large chunk of the 2013 season.
RENTON — While Percy Harvin’s trip to New York was expected, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll’s announcement that Sidney Rice travelled to Switzerland for a “procedure” came as a surprise Tuesday.
BOSTON — Oliver Perez lounged on the couch of the visitor’s clubhouse at Fenway Park. The television in front of him was tuned to the MLB Network and analysts endlessly discussed Wednesday’s non-waiver trade deadline, talking about rumors, possible deals and the few moves that have already been made.
Upon hearing the news Tuesday that Percy Harvin will undergo surgery to repair his injured hip, it occurred to me how the Seahawks receiver/slot back shares much in common with another Seattle pro athlete.
Expected to add punch to an already dynamic offense, the Seattle Seahawks will be without explosive playmaker Percy Harvin for a large chunk of the 2013 season.
Percy Harvin's start with the Seahawks may be on hold.
Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin tweeted Tuesday that he will need to have surgery on his injured hip. Harvin, a receiver who was the team's key offensive offseason acquisition, was in New York getting a second opinion on his ailing hip while the Seahawks were practicing at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center.
Those who compare sports teams from different eras tend to be highly subjective and have short memories. I think I used to be offended by that, but it seems I’ve forgotten.
RENTON — With several players from the Seattle Seahawks’ 2012 draft class emerging as starters or significant contributors in their rookie season, fourth-round selection Jaye Howard was one of the few disappointments.
Breno Giacomini quickly halted Red Bryant’s path to the quarterback during pass rush drills Sunday, stuffed the stout defensive end on his backside and tauntingly glared at his teammate as if to ask, “You want some more?”
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RENTON — Wide receivers Justin Veltung and Greg Herd are working hard to make the roster of their hometown team, the Seattle Seahawks.
RENTON — While talking with reporters after Saturday’s training camp practice, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll confirmed a report that wide receiver Percy Harvin would travel to New York to get a second opinion on his injured hip from Dr. Bryan Kelly.
RENTON — We might assume that, like so many others in the NFL’s elite fraternity of All-Pro players, Max Unger spent his offseason sorting through lucrative endorsement contracts and scheduling personal appearances and photo shoots for magazine covers.
Sidney Rice will have to make a change to his game-day attire when exhibition play begins in less than two weeks.
RENTON — Pass rush specialist Cliff Avril got an early introduction to bookend offensive tackles Russell Okung and Breno Giacomini during pass-rush drills the past two days, competing in some intense battles with his new teammates.
RENTON — Coaches sometimes call guys like Seahawks receiver Golden Tate “stand up” players.
RENTON — A usually reserved James Carpenter smiled and talked for at least five minutes – what must’ve seemed like a lifetime for the shy Seattle offensive lineman – answering questions Thursday.
RENTON — The Seattle Seahawks’ prized offseason pickup could be standing on the sideline as an observer when the team opens the regular season Sept. 8 at the Carolina Panthers.
The first day of NFL training camp at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center Thursday brought 2,800 fans out to watch the Seattle Seahawks practice.
Percy Harvin's start with the Seahawks may be on hold already.
Yes, football season is here, with training camp beginning today at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC) for the Seattle Seahawks. There are immense expectations facing this team: Seattle heads into the 2013 season as one of the favorites to win the Super Bowl.
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll responded to a report by Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network that receiver Percy Havin is seeking an second opinion on a hip issue early next week, and that the possibility of surgery has not been ruled out.
As the Seattle Seahawks open the most anticipated training camp in franchise history Thursday morning, perhaps Pete Carroll’s team should take a cue from middle-aged rapper Flavor Flav’s familiar chorus.
The NFL’s silly season begins a week from Sunday in Canton, Ohio, home of the annual exhibition scheduled to coincide with the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony. This year’s Hall of Fame Game will pit the Miami Dolphins against the Dallas Cowboys.
The Seattle Seahawks announced this morning that they have cut undrafted rookie free agent strong safety Ray Polk. The University of Colorado product was one of six safeties on Seattles roster.
With a star-studded group of playmakers on offense that includes Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson, Percy Harvin and Sidney Rice, quiet and unassuming tight end Zach Miller might be the Seattle Seahawks’ key contributor on that side of the ball.
Posing in the middle of almost 300 area youth football players for a group photo Saturday at his passing academy at the University of Washington, Russell Wilson propped himself onto his tiptoes a few times to see better.
A group of young kids clad in black T-shirts stood at midfield as Marshawn Lynch sprinted toward them while holding a bull horn. “Hey, y’all ain’t getting started without your boy, right?” Lynch screamed, drawing chuckles from the crowd.
The cars, trucks and RVs began lining up to get into the parking lot at Cheney Stadium at 8 a.m., and the lot was full a half-hour before the scheduled noontime opening of the gates for Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Shermans inaugural celebrity softball game.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynchs court date scheduled for today regarding a motion to suppress evidence in Alameda County Court was continued to Nov. 1, according to Teresa Drenick, assistant district attorney for the Alameda County District Attorneys office.
As a rookie during the Seattle Seahawks offseason program, Russell Wilson was immersed in a three-way battle for the quarterback job, relegated to splitting reps three ways with the first-unit offense.
The Seattle Seahawks and quarterback Tarvaris Jackson have agreed to a contract.
First reported by ESPNs Adam Schefter this morning, quarterback Tarvaris Jackson confirmed via twitter that hes headed to Seattle to sign with his former team on Thursday.
These crafty webmasters know how to suck in sports fans. Any time they make a list of the “20 Greatest Fill-In-The-Blank,” fans will click through each entry so they know how badly their favorite fill-in-the-blank was disrespected by the experts.
The Seattle Seahawks waived/injured tight end Anthony McCoy on Tuesday, less than a week after he underwent surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon.
Seattle Seahawks tight end Anthony McCoy underwent surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon.
Seattle Seahawks tight end Anthony McCoy had surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon injury on Thursday that he appeared to suffer in practice earlier this week.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch had a court date Wednesday morning for a motion to suppress evidence in Alameda County District Court, stemming from charges filed against him for driving under the influence of alcohol in July of last year.
Mike Garafolo of USA Today reports that San Francisco's No. 1 receiver Michael Crabtree suffered a torn Achilles during OTA's on Tuesday, which means it will be an uphill climb for him to return to the field for the upcoming season.
The Seattle Seahawks announced that they have released backup quarterback Josh Portis this morning.
Seahawks quarterback Josh Portis is running out of lives. The third-year pro reportedly was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol on May 5 in Redmond, according to Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times. Portis has a court hearing scheduled for May 28.
Seattle Seahawks defensive end Bruce Irvin has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2013 regular season for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances.
The NFL announced Friday afternoon that Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Bruce Irvin has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2013 regular season for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.
Defensive tackle Jordan Hill and wide receiver Chris Harper were among seven members of the Seattle Seahawks' 2013 draft class to agree to terms on Friday.
The King County prosecutors office will not pursue domestic disturbance charges levied against former Seattle Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill, according to Dan Donohoe, a spokesperson for the prosecutors office.
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So, the Seahawks take a furlough for a day and a half and then finally draft a redundant running back? Whats next, wasting a pick on the shortest quarterback in the draft?
RENTON Expect the unexpected from the Seattle Seahawks come draft time. Draft pundits say theyll zig, and the Seahawks zag. The latest surprise occurred Friday.
The Seattle Seahawks signed safety Kam Chancellor to a four-year contract extension on Monday.
The Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms for a multi-year extension with safety Kam Chancellor. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but according to a report on the leagues web site Chancellor has agreed to a four-year, $28 million contract extension, which includes $17 million guaranteed money.
Renton, WA (Sports Network) - The Seattle Seahawks have re-signed unrestricted free agent kicker Steven Hauschka, the team announced Friday.
The Seattle Seahawks have signed former Pro Bowl cornerback Antoine Winfield.
The Seattle Seahawks agreed to terms with quarterback Brady Quinn on Tuesday.
The Seattle Seahawks signed defensive tackles Tony McDaniel and Clinton McDonald on Wednesday.
The Seattle Seahawks officially announced that reserve quarterback Matt Flynn has been traded to the Oakland Raiders for a fifth round pick in the 2014 draft and a conditional pick in the 2015 draft.
The Oakland Raiders have reportedly acquired quarterback Matt Flynn from the Seattle Seahawks.
ESPNs Ed Werder reports that the Seattle Seahawks engaged in trade discussions involving backup QB Matt Flynn and a deal appears imminent. Werder says the trade partner with Seattle is unknown.
Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean reports that the Tennessee Titans have released former Seattle Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck.
The Seattle Seahawks signed defensive end Michael Bennett, the team announced on Friday.
The Seattle Seahawks signed defensive end Cliff Avril to a multiyear contract on Thursday.
Leon Washington has filled the role of returner for the Seahawks capably, but with the acquisition of Percy Harvin, his days seem numbered. A league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the team plans to release him.
According to a report by Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, the Seattle Seahawks have made a trade for Minnesota receiver Percy Harvin for draft picks.
Richard Sherman, I’ve got some advice regarding an urgent matter: Contact the police. You are the victim of identity theft.
Looking for an answer to the team’s pass-rush woes, the Seattle Seahawks may have found part of that solution in edge rusher John Abraham.
News of the Minnesota Vikings entertaining a possible trade involving electric receiver Percy Harvin perked my ears this morning.
Already weary of the offseason lull, I am trying to figure out a shortcut Seahawks fans can take between now and the first Sunday of the 2013 schedule.
According to a press release issued by the Issaquah police department, officers responded to a call at 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon near Cougar Ridge Drive Northwest for a report of an ongoing assault.
David Padilla didnt hesitate to rate meeting Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson as one of the top moments of his young life. It ranks right up there with hitting his first home run in Little League as a 12-year-old.
The Seattle Seahawks spent today in meetings with their coaches and then filed into the locker room for the final time in a season that ended so painfully yesterday.
An hour after the Seattle Seahawks painful 30-28 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, finished by Matt Bryants 49-yard field goal in the final seconds, Red Bryant was still seething.
The Seattle Seahawks came from a 20-0 deficit to take a 28-27 lead, but the Atlanta Falcons spoiled it with a field goal with seconds left to play. The Seahawks fall 30-28 in the playoffs.
Is it against the rules to suggest that an athlete had a legendary performance in a loss?
It took the Seattle Seahawks until late in the fourth quarter to erase a 20-point deficit Sunday. It took them two elementary pass plays to give back their edge.
The announcement came early in the first period of Seattles playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons: Seattle tight end Zach Miller has a foot injury, his return is questionable. Actually, his return was remarkable.
The Seattle Seahawks are facing the Atlanta Falcons in Georgia today. The Seahawks come from a 20-0 deficit to take a 28-27 lead, but the Falcons' field goal spoiled it with seconds left to play. Join the live chat to talk plays, calls and what's next. News Tribune sports reporter Ryan Divish is your host.
Being a Seattle Seahawks fan during the playoffs is a family affair for some and a superstitious one for others.
With the Seahawks’ run to the playoffs revitalizing football fanatics, spray-on green hair and neon face paint are flying off the shelves.
First reported by Jason LaCanfora of CBS Sports, I can confirm that Chris Clemons had a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) today, which revealed that the Seattle Seahawks defensive end indeed does have a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, which means hes done for the year.
Richard Sherman likes to talk. Apparently, Washington offensive tackle Trent Williams didnt want to listen.
Russell Wilson isnt ignoring tight end Zach Miller, it just sometimes takes him a while to sort through his options before finding him.
After a panicky first quarter, Seattle Seahawks beat Washington Redskins 24-14 for first road playoff win in nearly 30 years
Down two scores late in the first quarter with 35 players competing in their first NFL playoff game, the Seattle Seahawks could have panicked. Instead, they exhaled.
Facing the top rushing team in the league, the Seattle Seahawks found a way to slow down the Washington Redskins talented duo of quarterback Robert Griffin III and running back Alfred Morris.
The Seattle Seahawks are battling the Washington Redskins in the first round of the playoffs. Can Russell Wilson and the Hawks take down Robert Griffin III and the Redskins? Join News Tribune sports writer Ryan Divish and a legion of fans for a live chat during the game. Bring your questions and your opinions and discuss today's match-up.
Breno Giacomini thinks his offense is built to thrive in the playoffs, when the rain and wind take hold and teams have to rely on moving the ball on the ground.
For the too-hot-not-to-cool-down Seahawks, a funny thing happened on the way to the playoffs Sunday afternoon. They trailed.
Theyve been the focal point of heated debates over who should win this seasons offensive rookie of the year award. Now the two dynamic quarterbacks will face off in the opening round of the NFC playoffs, with Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks traveling to the nations capital to face Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins at 1:30 p.m. (PST) Sunday in the NFC Wild-Card playoff game.
One week before the playoffs might seem to be an uncomfortable time for the Seattle Seahawks pass protection to spring leaks.
Golden Tate made the biggest play of the game on Sunday for the Seattle Seahawks. But it wasnt one of his usual twisting, leaping catches between two defenders where he somehow comes down with the ball when he isnt supposed to.
The Seattle Seahawks held onto a 20-13 win over NFC West rival St. Louis (7-8-1) this afternoon to finish undefeated at home for the first time since the franchises 2005 Super Bowl season.
In a surprising turn of events, after a month-long battle with the league Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman won his appeal with the NFL for allegedly violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
The Seattle Seahawks announced that offensive linemen Russell Okung and Max Unger have been selected to this years Pro Bowl team.
The Seattle Seahawks announced that offensive linemen Russell Okung and Max Unger have been selected to this years Pro Bowl team.
Going toe-to-toe against one of the best teams in the NFL, the Seattle Seahawks once again poured on the points in a 42-13 throttling of NFC West rival San Francisco Sunday night at CenturyLink Field. With the win, the Seahawks clinched at least an NFC wild card berth, improving to 10-5 on the year and winning the teams fourth straight game.
Report: Seahawks' Richard Sherman says specimen cup was leaking, claims drug-test sample contaminated
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman argued in his appeal on Friday with the NFLs brass that a broken cup is to blame for his positive test.
In a surprising move, the Seattle Seahawks announced that they have placed defensive lineman Jason Jones on the season-ending injured reserve today.
For a second straight week, the Seattle Seahawks made quick work of their opponent, this one a 50-17 manhandling of the Buffalo Bills in the teams first game played in Toronto.
The Seattle Seahawks lead the Arizona Cardinals 58-0 at the two-minute warning mark. Discuss today's match-up against the Cardinals, the highs and lows, the calls and the players in the Seahawks live chat. Sports writer Ryan Divish is your host.
With the Seattle Seahawks retiring Cortez Kennedy’s No. 96 at halftime of this afternoon’s game against New England at CenturyLink Field, it’s only appropriate that another Seattle defensive lineman’s performance evokes memories of this organization’s most recent inductee to the Hall of Fame.
If words had legs, Russell Wilson would speak with a swagger.
Cortez Kennedy was still smiling almost 30 minutes after his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. And why not? The Seahawks’ eight-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle wanted to speak from the heart and put the focus on others – rather than himself – when he got up to address a national television audience and 10,310 people at Fawcett Stadium on Saturday night.
Veteran offensive lineman Robert Gallery, whom the New England Patriots had signed this offseason to provide insurance with starting left guard Logan Mankins recovering from offseason ACL surgery, announced his retirement Friday.
The Seattle Seahawks signed running back Kregg Lumpkin in free agency this offseason to be another big body in the competition to be the backup running back behind Marshawn Lynch. The other candidates include rookie Robert Turbin, Leon Washington, Tyrell Sutton and Vai Taua.
In a court hearing at Atlanta Municipal Court, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill had marijuana possession charges dismissed Monday morning, according to court documents.
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