Bob Heist of the Pensacola Business Journal checks in with Seattle Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin, who’s working out in his hometown with quarterback Matt Flynn, as the two prepare for the beginning of training camp in a few weeks.
Flynn drove to Pensacola with Green Bay Packers offensive guard Josh Sitton to workout with Baldwin.
“Last year, Doug being undrafted, obviously, I’m sure he had something to prove coming in, a chip on his shoulder, and he more than proved he belongs on the field,” Flynn said about Baldwin. “He broke the record last year and he’s a very dynamic guy. I’ve been throwing to him for only two months but I can already see how he’s a special player and will be around for a long time.”
Tom Pelissero of ESPN 1500 Twin Cities talks with Tarvaris Jackson, who’s in Minnesota working at Larry Fitzgerald’s annual offseason workouts. Other Seattle players in town include Leon Washington, Ricardo Lockette and Golden Tate. Jackson had this to say about the quarterback competition: “You only know what coaches tell you. Coaches have been pretty straightforward about the competition. It's all you can ask. Just let me know where I stand. That's all you can really ask for -- know the truth and let the best man win.”
According to Adam Caplan of Fox Sports the Seahawks were one of 20 teams represented at Josh Gordon’s workout. The former Baylor receiver is one of eight players eligible for the NFL supplemental draft, which takes place on Thursday.
Rob Rang of NFLDraftScout.com provides details on Gordon’s workout. The former Baylor receiver measured in at a little over 6-3 and 224 pounds, ran a 4.52 40-yard dash and posted a 36-inch vertical jump.
Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com reviews Seattle’s receiver position.
Matt Williamson of Scouts Inc. gives Seattle a B grade for the team’s offseason work to improve the Seahawks. You must be an ESPN Insider to view this.
Tim Graham of the Buffalo News reports that tickets for Seattle’s game against the Bills in Toronto have been slashed by 35 percent due to poor attendance.
Ben Muth of Football Outsiders provides a nice breakdown of San Francisco’s offensive line.
Chris Burke of Sports Illustrated reviews the St. Louis Rams, and wonders which Sam Bradford will show up this year.