Seattle Sports News and Rumors
Seahawks to meet with Michael Bennett's agent about a new dealESPN.com 1 hour agoSeahawks to meet with Michael Bennett's agent about a new dealShare TweetThe Seahawks are expected to meet this week with the agent for defensive lineman Michael Bennett about a new contract.Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks have reached a contract extension with general manager John Schneider, the NFL team announced on Sunday. The new deal extends through 2021, according to the NFL’s website, and is expected to make Schneider one of the highest paid ge…Share Tweetseattletimes.com 14 hours agoFans with wristbands had to return to CenturyLink Field on Monday morning for a chance to buy tickets at $66 each. A total of 1,700 single-game tickets per game are being sold at the CenturyLink Field NW Box Office.Share Tweet
Seahawks’ Richard Sherman rose to the challenge last season, locked down top receiversseattletimes.com 15 hours agoAccording to Pro Football Focus, Sherman allowed the third-lowest completion percentage among cornerbacks who had at least 60 passes thrown their way, at 48.4 percent.Share TweetGriffey is the first to wear a Mariners cap on his plaque, while Piazza joins Tom Seaver as the only players to don Mets in the Hall of Fame.Share Tweet
Happ Gets Career-High 13th Win, Blue Jays Beat Mariners 2-0nytimes.com 21 hours agoIn the 99th game of the season, Toronto's J.A. Happ reached a career high in wins.Share Tweetnytimes.com Jul 23 (yesterday)Griffey was a No. 1 overall pick by the Mariners. Piazza was taken in the 62nd round by the Dodgers. But hard work doesn’t discriminate, and both will be inducted on Sunday.Share TweetWith hitting coach Edgar Martinez away in Cooperstown for Ken Griffey Jr.'s induction, Nelson Cruz joked the Mariners wanted to show the coach how much he was missed.Share Tweet
Seahawks need Doug Baldwin to step up againseattletimes.com Jul 23 (yesterday)Doug Baldwin, who set records last season for which he was heavily rewarded in the offseason, is No. 6 on our countdown of the 16 most important Seahawks. .Share Tweet
Marte placed on DL; lefty Rollins recalledMLB.com Jul 23 (2 days ago)The Mariners officially placed infielder Ketel Marte on the 15-day disabled list with mononucleosis and recalled left-hander David Rollins from Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday.Share Tweetseattletimes.com Jul 23 (3 days ago)Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett tells the Huffington Post he is one of the top five defensive ends in the league and wants to be compensated fairly.Share Tweet
Paxton Pitches 7 Innings, Mariners Beat Blue Jays 2-1nytimes.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)James Paxton pitched seven strong innings to win for the first time in three starts, Seth Smith doubled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Blue Jays 2-1 on Friday night, snapping Toronto's winning streak at three…Share Tweet
Blue Jays activate Estrada, Morales from DLMLB.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)Right-hander Marco Estrada was officially reinstated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, and he will start the Blue Jays' series opener against the Mariners at Rogers Centre. Left-hander Franklin Morales also was reinstated from the DL.Share Tweet
Seahawks 16 for ’16: Will Justin Britt be a good fit at center?seattletimes.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)Among the moves the Seahawks have made this offseason to reshape their offensive line, the most surprising was the shifting of Britt from left guard to center. He played right tackle his rookie season.Share Tweet
Does Bennett deserve to be paid more?Jul 25Josina Anderson and Damien Woody join Hannah Storm to break down what it will take for the Seahawks and Michael Bennett to agree on an extension and the impact this is having on the locker room.
Wilson congratulates Griffey Jr. on HOF inductionJul 24Seahawks QB Russell Wilson salutes fellow Seattle athlete Ken Griffey Jr. on his Hall of Fame induction and thanks "The Kid" for being an inspiration to him and many others.
Why Bennett probably won't get the deal he wantsJul 24Antonio Pierce and Adam Caplan break down how impressive Michael Bennett's performance has been but why he probably won't get the contract he wants.
Bielema describes the scene at Russell Wilson's weddingJul 18Arkansas coach Bret Bielema, who coached Russell Wilson at Wisconsin, describes the scene at Wilson's wedding to Ciara.