Archive for the ‘Seattle Seahawks’ Category

Seattle Seahawks training camp: Three questions facing the team

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

The NFL season is inching closer. Through July, Shutdown Corner will examine three big questions for each NFL team as it heads to training camp. Newly signed free agent Eddie Lacy looks to be in good shape, which we know has been a significant issue throughout his young career.

Eagles Release Allen Barbre

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Eagles have released offensive lineman Allen Barbre, the team announced on Wednesday. Barbre, 33, joined the Eagles in 2013 as a free-agent. Barbre started 12 games last season. Overall he’s played in 44 games with the Eagles, making 29 starts. According to Les Bowen, the Eagles will save $2.1 million in cap space. Barbre, a versatile offensive lineman, was a fourth-round pick of the Packers in 2007 and has spent time with five NFL teams. Green Bay Packers (2007–2010) Seattle Seahawks (2010) Miami Dolphins (2010–2011) Seattle Seahawks (2011–2013) Philadelphia Eagles (2013–2017)

Saints signing Kristjan Sokoli, who will play OL

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

The Saints are signing offensive lineman Kristjan Sokoli, his agent, Brett Tessler, tweeted. Sokoli was a sixth-round pick of the Seahawks in 2015 and has played offensive line and defensive line. The Seahawks waived Sokoli on Aug. 30, 2016, and the Colts signed him to their practice squad as a defensive end on Sept. 26.

Ciara And Russell Wilson Are On Vacation In Beijing and Their Photos Are Super Cute

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Ciara and her husband, NFL star Russell Wilson, can add Beijing, China to the list of places they've traveled together. The NFL quarterback is currently visiting China while working with NIKE and he brought his family along to take in the sights.

Cheerleaders Fail to Score With Billion-Dollar Lawsuit Against NFL

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

San Francisco 49ers cheerleaders perform before an NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. The NFL has shut down its cheerleaders' lawsuit over their skimpy paychecks. It's just that the cheerleaders fell flat in their attempts to argue that the NFL and 27 of its clubs had colluded to suppress their compensation.

Which offseason narrative are you not buying?

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

As training camps open, the many offseason narratives and assumptions can finally, or at least eventually, be replaced with fact. So which of the many beliefs, assumptions, whatever about the 2017 season aren’t you buying? That’s the Tuesday PFT Live

Richard Sherman opens up about trade talk, regrets, relationship with Russell Wilson

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

RENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said Wednesday that he did not request a trade this offseason and that he has a "fantastic" relationship with quarterback Russell Wilson. "It's just a conversation they have every year," Sherman said. "I guess this year, more people knew about it. It's a conversation they have every year -- everybody's open, everybody's available. They just made sure I knew, and you guys found out. Pretty open about it. It was never a situation where anybody asked for it. It was just a conversation." Throughout the offseason, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider said publicly on multiple occasions that Sherman was available,

Fantasy Football 2017: 7 Sleepers at Running Back, Wide Receiver and Tight End To Consider Drafting

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

All 32 NFL teams will head to training camps next week in preparation for the 2017 NFL season, which it means it's officially time to kick off research for your fantasy football league(s). The term sleeper doesn’t necessarily have a proper definition, but it’s largely a player that no one, not even their real-life NFL team, had previously expected to become a fine-tuned, consistent offensive machine week to week. Here’s an early list of seven players—a mix of running backs and wide receivers—who could possess some serious value later in drafts and thus exceed expectations and their ADP, from FantasyPros.com.

Fantasy football is inching closer, so let’s mull some “sleeper” picks

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

All 32 NFL teams will head to training camps next week in preparation for the 2017 NFL season, which it means it's officially time to kick off research for your fantasy football league(s). The term sleeper doesn’t necessarily have a proper definition, but it’s largely a player that no one, not even their real-life NFL team, had previously expected to become a fine-tuned, consistent offensive machine week to week. When it comes to fantasy, that’s largely determined by a player’s average draft position (ADP) and the lower a player went in the average draft, the more of a steal or sleeper he later proved to be. Here’s an early list of seven players—a mix of running backs and wide receivers—who could possess some serious value later in drafts and thus exceed expectations and their ADP, from FantasyPros.com.

‘Eternal RedZone: Beastmode Edition’ preview

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Dave Dameshek takes a look back at the most exciting plays from Marshawn Lynch's career so far, both on the Buffalo Bills and Seattle Seahawks, in this preview of "Eternal RedZone: Beastmode Edition" which premieres Thursday, July 20th at 10pm ET on NFL Network.