NFC West News and Rumors
Doug Baldwin said recently that fellow Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett is “continuously improving” as he heads into his second season and it seems the team agrees that Lockett is ready for a prominent role in his second NFL season. Coach Pete Carro…Share Tweet
Dominique Easley hopes Rams will see him a “just a great person”profootballtalk.com 22 hours agoDefensive tackle Dominique Easley became a free agent much earlier than expected when the Patriots waived him off their roster two years after drafting him in the first round. Injuries hindered Easley in New England and his departure from the team was f…Share Tweet
NFC West Q&A: Which Seahawks player irks your team most?ESPN.com Jun 27 (yesterday)NFC West Q&A: Which Seahawks player irks your team most?Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jun 26 (yesterday)The Seahawks gave former NBA player Nate Robinson a look-see not that long ago, and coach Pete Carroll made it clear that it won’t be easy for Robinson to make it in the NFL. To his credit, that hasn’t stopped him from trying. Via Sheil Kapadia of ESPN.…Share Tweet
Peterson thinks Mathieu deal will get done “pretty soon”profootballtalk.com Jun 25 (3 days ago)Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson received his second contract after three years in the NFL. Teammate and close friend Tyrann Mathieu is currently negotiating his own second deal after three seasons. Peterson recently told PFT Live that he believes …Share TweetFormer Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson has been released from jail on a $2,500 bond, after allegedly pointing a gun at and threatening to kill his wife. According to Chris Hush of WESH, the 33-year-old Jackson was released from jail Friday. Jackso…Share Tweet
Rams have sold 63,000 season ticketsprofootballtalk.com Jun 25 (3 days ago)Los Angeles is ready to support the Rams. Rams COO Kevin Demoff told the Ventura County Star that the Rams have already sold 63,000 season tickets. The team’s goal is to sell 70,000 season tickets and leave the remaining seats for single-game sales. The…Share Tweet
Rams cut Wells, Wortonprofootballtalk.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)The Rams trimmed their offseason roster by two Friday, waiving linebacker Matthew Wells and wide receiver J.J. Worton. Wells was a sixth-round pick of the Patriots in 2015 and was traded to the Bears during his first training camp. He was waived by the …Share Tweet
Carlos Hyde: Players buying into Chip Kelly’s offensive systemprofootballtalk.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)Things didn’t end well for Chip Kelly with the Eagles, but they appear to be off to a good start with the 49ers. Kelly and the 49ers have wrapped up an offseason spent installing his offensive scheme and one of the players who figures to fill a major ro…Share Tweet
49ers sign third-round cornerback RedmondThe 49ers announced Thursday that third-round cornerback Will Redmond has signed his rookie contract. A one-year starter but three-year contributor at Mississippi State, Redmond had five interceptions and broke up eight passes in his college career. He …Share Tweet
Reggie Bush feels healthy, doesn’t think he’s lost a stepRunning back Reggie Bush’s 2015 season with the 49ers came to an early end when he slipped on the concrete that skirted the playing field in St. Louis and tore his ACL. It was the latest in a long list of injuries for Bush, including a high ankle sprain…Share Tweet
Seahawks excited by their options in the running game this seasonThe Seahawks got a glimpse of life without Marshawn Lynch last year, and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell admitted it was going to be “different” without the enigmatic and retired running back. But that’s not to say they’re not excited about the pos…Share Tweet
For the Cardinals, going back to 0-0 won’t be easyIt’s one thing to forget about a devastating loss in a conference championship game. It’s another to reset the record to 0-0 and start the climb back to the latter stages of the postseason all over. “Well, you know, that’s a very, very hard part, that’s…Share Tweet
Khairi Fortt hoping to take advantage of chance with SeahawksA second-round draft pick of the New Orleans Saints in 2014, linebacker Khairi Fortt bounced between three different teams and played in just three regular season games before finding himself out of a job last season. Fortt is now trying to take advanta…Share Tweet
Rams rookies get somber reminder to make good off-field decisionsprofootballtalk.com Jun 22 (5 days ago)Per the Los Angeles Times, part of the Rams’ rookie orientation program this week involved a lecture from Mike Lutzenkirchen that turned the room silent. Lutzenkirchen’s son, Philip, tried out for the Rams in 2013 as a tight end following a standout car…Share Tweet
Aaron Donald on contract: Everything will pay off in long runprofootballtalk.com Jun 22 (6 days ago)This offseason saw several defensive linemen sign big contracts with Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox cashing in to the tune of more than $63 million in guaranteed money. Those deals have caught the eye of other players and the teams that want to ho…Share TweetBruce Arians has been living quite well since the end of the 2011 NFL season. He was given a chance to coach the Indianapolis Colts when Chuck Pagano was ill in 2012 and won an NFL coach of the year award. He got his first head-coaching job with the Ari…Share Tweet
Chiefs moving to expand their footprint in St. Louisprofootballtalk.com Jun 21 (7 days ago)The Rams are in Los Angeles, which means that St. Louis is once again without an NFL team to call their own. There is another team in the state of Missouri, however, and the Chiefs would like to see their brand carry all the way to the Gateway Arch in 2…Share Tweet
Leon Hall looking to sign with someone soonprofootballtalk.com Jun 21 (7 days ago)Longtime Bengals cornerback Leon Hall has been a free agent all offseason and hasn’t signed anywhere yet, but that could change soon. Hall may sign with a team next week, Mike Jurecki of 910 AM in Phoenix reports. The Cardinals have interest in his serv…Share TweetESPN.com Jun 21 (7 days ago)NFC West Q&A: Does Jared Goff make the Rams a title contender?Share Tweet
Brunell: Russell Wilson 'everything you look for' in a QBJun 25Mark Brunell raves about the play of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and says last season changed his view of Wilson's ability to lead Seattle.
Ranking the NFL's defensive tripletsJun 21ESPN's Bill Barnwell joins NFL Nation TV to explain why Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu wasn't included in his list of best defensive triplets and why he finds the New York Jets so compelling.
Future SportsCenter: Sherman wins Super Bowl 67Jun 20NFL Insider Dan Graziano reports from the year 2033 where Seahawks head coach Richard Sherman is left to ponder his future after winning the Super Bowl.
Schefter on Wilson: Check on him in five years and how he feelsJun 16The NFL Insiders crew reacts to Seahawks QB Russell Wilson proclaiming that he envisions himself playing football 15 years from now.