Archive for the ‘Seattle Seahawks’ Category

Should the Seattle Seahawks pursue a trade for WR Antonio Brown?

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Should the Seattle Seahawks pursue a trade for WR Antonio Brown? originally appeared on nbcsportsnorthwest.com The Seattle Seahawks are loaded with salary cap space this offseason (maybe as much as $50 million) and could use a super star, true No. wide receiver (who couldn't?

49ers cut OL Gilliam, free up $5 million in cap space

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

The San Francisco 49ers released offensive lineman Garry Gilliam on Wednesday, a move that frees up $5 million in cap space. After playing his first three NFL seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, Gilliam signed with the 49ers in April 2017 and appeared in 24 games (one start) over the past two seasons. quot;We would like to thank Garry for his contributions to the team the last two seasons," said 49ers general manager John Lynch in a statement.

Watch one-handed NFL player Shaquem Griffin’s adorable meeting with toddler missing arm

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Seattle Seahawks' Shaquem Griffin shared a special moment last weekend with a little boy who is missing part of his arm - just like him.

Report: Seahawks expected to tag Frank Clark

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

There are a number of interesting pass-rushers slated for free agency. But one of the more intriguing ones probably won't reach the market. According to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times, the Seahawks are expected to use the franchise tag on defensive end Frank Clark if they can't reach a long-term deal with him before the March 5 deadline.

Kam Chancellor is still winning off the field, cashes in on 2019 salary

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Kam Chancellor may have sat on the Seattle Seahawks sideline all season long, but he's still winning off the field. The Seahawks safety got a big boost to his bank account Friday, when his 2019 base salary of $5.2 million of his $10 million salary became fully guaranteed as he remained on Seattle's roster. The four-time Pro Bowler signed a three-year, $36 million deal with Seattle just months before sustaining a season-ending neck injury against Arizona in Nov. 2017. Chancellor was added to the team's PUP (Physically Unable to Perform) list for the 2018 season, and later revealed he had been diagnosed with spinal stenosis and bone spurs in his neck.

Shaquem Griffin met with adorable young 1-handed Seahawks fan in Florida

Sunday, February 10th, 2019

Shaquem Griffin shared a priceless moment with a young fan this weekend in Florida. Seattle Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin made history this season, becoming the first one-handed player ever selected in the NFL Draft. While meeting with fans back in Orlando on Sunday, Griffin met a young Seahawks fan, Joseph, who is also missing part of his arm.

$5.2 million guarantee kicks in for Seahawks’ Chancellor

Saturday, February 9th, 2019

Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor hasn't played an NFL game since November 2017, but he got a big win Friday. Chancellor saw $5.2 million of his $10 million salary for 2019 become guaranteed, according to multiple media reports. Per the terms of his contract, in case of a long-term injury such as the one he ultimately sustained, Chancellor was assured of $6.8 million for the 2018 season and $5.2 million for the 2019 season.

K.J. Wright wants to keep playing with Bobby Wagner

Friday, February 8th, 2019

After the Seahawks were knocked out of the playoffs by the Cowboys, Bobby Wagner said that fellow linebacker and impending free agent K.J. Wright is a “a guy you should pay” to keep him from moving on to a new team. Wright has strong feelings about Wagner as well. He cited his teammate as a reason why he hopes to sign a deal that keeps him in Seattle with Wagner until he's ready to stop playing.

Kevin Durant likes many tweets that rip article about his free agency

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Kevin Durant likes many tweets that rip article about his free agency originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Programming note: Watch the pregame edition of Warriors Outsiders on Wednesday night at 6:00pm P.T., streaming live on the MyTeams app. On the night of Oct. 5, the Warriors played a preseason game in Seattle against the Kings. Earlier that day, Golden State visited the Seahawks' practice facility and there was a shooting contest between several members of the Warriors and Seahawks.

Shaquem Griffin gives emotional speech to accept 2018 ‘Game Changer’ award

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Seattle Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin gives a heartfelt speech after being awarded the 2018 'Game Changer' award.