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Defensive end Chris Clemons has been unable to practice with the Seattle Seahawks since his left knee gave out on the shoddy turf of FedEx Field in Seattle’s playoff victory over the Washington Redskins in January. Clemons spent the entirety of training…
Cutting down Seahawks’ roster can be difficult on everyoneUpdated Sep 2 Share TweetPlayers, coaches ready to move on after emotional departure of some playersSource: seattletimes.comShare TweetFelix Hernandez lost his fourth straight start and Will Smith struck out a career high eight to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Monday.
Felix optimistic cramp won't have lingering effectsUpdated Sep 2 Share TweetMariners right-hander Felix Hernandez was removed from Monday's start against the Royals for precautionary reasons because of a lower back cramp, but he's optimistic that there will be no lingering effects.Source: MLB.comShare TweetThe Seattle Seahawks announced their eight-man practice squad Monday, including three 2013 draft choices -- offensive linemen Ryan Seymour and Jared Smith, and linebacker Ty Powell. The other five practice squad members are defensive tackles Michael Bro…Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes.Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Flynn may find himself on the losing end of another position battle this season.Flynn signed a three-year, $26 million deal with the Seattle Seahawks in 2012, but failed to beat rook…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetAnother player the Seahawks cut this weekend has caught on elsewhere — quarterback Brady Quinn, who just a few minutes ago signed with the New York Jets. The Jets have signed QB Brady Quinn and released QB Graham Harrell. — New York Jets (@nyjets) Septe…
Monday links: Seahawks attacking early startsUpdated Sep 2 Share TweetLike the rest of the NFL, the Seahawks will be laboring on Labor Day, hitting the field later today for their first practice of what is the first week of the regular season, preparing for Sunday’s opener at Carolina. That game is the first of five 10 a.…Source: seattletimes.com
Adding fuel to the Seahawks-49ers rivalryUpdated Sep 2 Share TweetMaybe the San Francisco 49ers just needed another wide receiver and they honestly felt rookie Chris Harper was the best option available to add to their roster. It’s a sensible conclusion, but for many Seahawks fans, that won’t be the perception. The mo…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe 49ers signed receiver Chris Harper off Seattle's practice squad, according to a league source.Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers emerged from the 2013 NFL draft with one of the four wide receivers selected in the fourth round. They could wind up with two of them after moving to sign Chris Harper from the Seattle Seahawks' practice squad, according to ESPN'…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetCornerback Champ Bailey sprained his foot a couple of weeks ago in a preseason game against the Seahawks, leading to crutches, a walking boot and uncertainty about his status for the season opener. Bailey has ditched the crutches and boot and was back a…Source: profootballtalk.com
Royals Sneak Past MarinersSep 2Felix Hernandez lost his fourth straight start as the Royals beat the Mariners 3-1.
One-Minute DrillsSep 2Adrian Peterson won MVP, J.J. Watt was Defensive Player of the Year and Colin Kaepernick was one of the most electrifying new stars to emerge in 2012 - (Charlie Neibergall/AP :: Denis Poroy/AP :: Patric Schneider/AP0 Ready for the 2013 season to finally…
Fighting for Themselves, Fighting for the GameSep 2For more than 4,500 players and their families, the fight with the NFL over the role of football in post-career health problems has been a long, stressful battle. - (Matt Rourke/AP) There’s only one story today, still. I know the season is three days aw…