Seahawks Insider Blog

Morning links: Deal at hand

Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, later confirmed by the league’s web site, is reporting that players are expected to announce they have agreed to the owners’ ratified CBA proposal this morning.

According to report, team facilities could open as early as Tuesday and training camps for some teams could begin as early as Thursday.

Players are expected to announce the deal at a press conference at 8 a.m. Pacific time.

So, if true, this is great news. We can finally begin to put the lockout behind us and begin focusing on training camp and the regular season.

Peter King of Sports Illustrated has the contract details here, which include the possibility of an 18-game regular season in 2013.

Judd Zulgad of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune talks about quarterback Tarvaris Jackson and the possibility of the Minnesota free agent quarterback coming to Seattle with ESPN’s John Clayton.

An interesting Q & A with Seahawks offensive lineman Breno Giacomini.

Steve Kelly of the Seattle Times talks to former Seahawks head coach Jim Mora about his trip to Iraq visiting U.S. troops. Mora described the trip as humbling.

Danny O’Neil of the Seattle Times is having a really, really hard time believing the Seahawks will not even offer Matt Hasselbeck a contract once free agency begins.

Brian Billick of Fox Sports reviews the top free agent wide receivers available.