The Seahawks have re-signed a player whom they waived in their final cuts. The club announced Monday it had brought back wide receiver Bryan Walters, a fifth-year pro from Cornell. With Walters coming back, the Seahawks waived third-year wide receiver P…Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks players, coaches rave about Russell Wilsonprofootballtalk.com 6 hours agoAs the first game of the 2014 regular season approaches, the notion that Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will make a major step forward in his third NFL season seems to be catching plenty of momentum, especially in light of his performance in the pr…Upvote Share TweetThe first time the Seahawks force the Packers to punt on Thursday night, one of the best defensive players in the NFL won’t leave the field. Instead, safety Earl Thomas will drop a little deeper than usual and wait to catch the ball. Then run with it. C…Upvote Share Tweet
Quotes from Seahawks coach Pete CarrollAnd here's much of what Seahawks coach Pete Carroll had to say to the media today: (Opening) Well we’ve all been waiting to get this thing started. We’re honored to be playing this first Thursday and first game of the year. For everyone that loves this …Upvote Share TweetRENTON, Wash. -- Running back Christine Michael was among five players who did not practice Monday for the Seahawks. Michael strained a hamstring at practice last week and did not play in the final preseason game at Oakland Thursday night. Others who di…Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks injury report for MondayThe Seahawks released their first official injury report of the season today in advance of Thursday's opener against the Green Bay Packers.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman: Seattle glad new rules emphasis is there "because it will give people less excuses''Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman held his weekly session with the media today, and among the topics was the NFL's new emphasis this season on calling illegal contact and defensive holding.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoThe Jets have added their second cornerback in as many days. Leon McFadden was claimed off of waivers on Sunday and the team announced Monday that they have signed Phillip Adams. Adams was released by the Seahawks on Saturday and spent the last two seas…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Preview Week: Which teams have the toughest first four games?yahoo.com 12 hours agoThe NFL regular season officially kicks off on Thursday when Green Bay travels to Seattle to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Shutdown Corner will be previewing everything to come all week, capped off by our awards and Super Bowl pred…Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks-Packers: By The Numbersseattletimes.com 13 hours agoI guess we can debate whether last year's stats are relevant in any way to what will happen Thursday when the Seahawks and Packers play at CenturyLink Field. But just in case, here they are:Upvote Share Tweetseattletimes.com 13 hours agoHere's our first look at the Packers and Thursday's game: Seahawks opponent: Green Bay Game time: 5:30 p.m, CenturyLink Field. TV: NBC Coach: Mike McCarthy, 82-45-1 in eight years, all with Green Bay. 2013 Record: 8-7-1 Last game: Finished preseason 3-1…Upvote Share Tweet
Greg Cosell's NFL Preview: Breaking down the rookie quarterbacksyahoo.com 14 hours agoThe NFL regular season officially kicks off on Thursday when Green Bay travels to Seattle to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Shutdown Corner will be previewing everything to come all week, capped off by our awards and Super Bowl pred…Upvote Share Tweetseattletimes.com 15 hours agoForget that it's Labor Day. For the Seahawks and Packers, it's one of the biggest practice days of the week --- essentially, Thursday in a normal gameweek.Upvote Share Tweet
Bennett compares QBs to Brussels sproutsESPN.com 19 hours agoRENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett makes it clear that he doesn’t really like quarterbacks. “It’s kind of like when you’re a kid and your mom feeds you Brussels sprouts,” Bennett said Sunday. “You eat ‘em, but they taste nas…Upvote Share TweetA couple of quick notes to throw out there tonight. ... --- First, to answer a couple of questions on Bryan Walters. He is definitely still practice squad eligible, thanks to the new rule that allows a team sign two practice squad players who have earne…Upvote Share Tweet
Bellevue grad Stephen Schilling ‘pretty excited’ about making Seahawks’ 53-man rosterStephen Schilling, the former Bellevue High and Michigan standout, earned a spot on the offensive line in part because of his versatility to play both guard and center.Upvote Share TweetThe Seahawks have announced eight of the members of their initial 10-man practice squad for the 2014 season. The other two spots figure to be filled tomorrow. All of the players on the list were with Seattle during training camp. Here's the list: Practi…Upvote Share TweetThe Raiders have added a youthful edge-rushing prospect. The club has claimed ex-Seahawks defensive end Benson Mayowa on waivers, Tom Pelissero of USA Today reported Sunday. A second-year player from Idaho, the 23-year-old Mayowa played two regular seas…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 31 (yesterday)The Browns have reportedly added some offensive line depth via waivers. The club has been awarded offensive guard Ryan Seymour from San Francisco, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported Sunday. Also, Cleveland has claimed ex-Seahawks guard Caylin Hauptmann,…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Preview Week: Which division is the strongest?yahoo.com Aug 31 (yesterday)The NFL regular season officially kicks off on Thursday when Green Bay travels to Seattle to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Shutdown Corner will be previewing everything to come all week, capped off by our awards and Super Bowl pred…Upvote Share Tweet
Hawks fans expect to defy odds for a Super Bowl repeatSeattle Seahawks fans feel good about their team’s chances of getting back into the Super Bowl, even though history indicates a return visit could be tough.Upvote Share Tweet
My roster projection: Reviewing what I got wrongseattletimes.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)Now that Seattle's initial 53-man roster for the 2014 season has been set, I thought I'd briefly review the picks I got wrong when I published a final projection on Friday. I ended up getting 48 of the 53 players correct, which speaks to two things: 1, …Upvote Share Tweet
Sherman Focused On SeasonSep 1John Clayton and Terry Blount discuss Richard Sherman's concentration heading into the season and how Percy Harvin has been able to positively impact the Seahawks.
Seahawks FocusedSep 1Seahawks LB Bobby Wagner joins "First Take" to discuss the upcoming season and whether Seattle will repeat as Super Bowl champion.
Which mode of 'Beast' will we see from Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch?Aug 31The "NFL Total Access" crew discusses which mode of "Beast" we will see from Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch this season.
Unusual Cuts For SeahawksAug 31John Clayton and Terry Blount break down the reasoning for some of the final cuts made by the Seahawks.
Trying to Put the Instant Back in ReplaySep 1NEW YORK — In the Art McNally Game Day Central room inside the NFL offices on Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan, I learned over the weekend just how the new replay review system will work, ushered through the process by NFL vice president of officiating …
Early Test for NFL's New Domestic Violence PolicySep 1Much to address this morning, three days out from the NFL’s 95th season. I was planning to address the Roger Goodell about-face on domestic violence later in the column, but the Ray McDonald arrest at 3 a.m. Sunday in San Jose, and the 49ers defensive t…
Clayton's mailbag -- Cuts show trend toward young playersAug 31John Clayton's mailbag: The last round of cuts showed that job security is shaky for players 30 and older.
Gerald McCoy, What Makes You a Great Fit in Lovie Smith’s System?Aug 29. Can’t Get Enough Football? Check out The MMQB’s 2014 training camp hub for analysis and reporting on all 32 teams