Posts Tagged ‘Seattle Seahawks’

Chiefs lead the way with Vegas win totals

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Camps open soon (the Broncos already have started practicing), and the folks in Vegas have adjusted their projected over-under win totals for 2019. The Chiefs currently lead the way with 12, followed by the Patriots at 11. The Rams and Saints are next at 10.5, followed by the Chargers, Eagles, and Colts at 9.5 The Bears, Packers, Vikings, Browns, Steelers, and Cowboys land at 9, with the Falcons, Ravens, Seahawks, Texans just behind them, at 8.5 Next are the Titans, 49ers, Jaguars, and Panthers at 8, the Jets at 7.5, the Broncos at 7, the Lions, Bills, Buccaneers, and Washington at 6.5, the Giants, Bengals, and Raiders at 6, and the Cardinals and Dolphins at 5.

Social media reacts: Seattle NHL team hires Ron Francis as GM

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Today, the organization announced the reveal of their new General Manager, Ron Francis, through a press conference that was also streamed on Twitter. Francis has a storied career within the hockey world. Drafted with the fourth overall pick in the 1981 NHL draft, Francis was able to sustain a 23 year career in the league, finishing with 1798 points.

Seahawks’ Shaquill, Shaquem Griffin say George O’Leary made them cut dreads at UCF

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

On Thursday, the pair spoke with “SI Now,” and shared a painful story from their days at the University of Central Florida, when they say then-coach George O'Leary made them cut several inches of their hair early in the 2015 season. Now with the Seattle Seahawks, twins Shaquem Griffin, left, and Shaquill Griffin said coach George O'Leary made them cut their dreadlocks at UCF.

Baby Shark as only Ciara can

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

The "Baby Shark" challenge has not died yet. In a video on Instagram Wednesday, Ciara, wife of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, was seen doing the 1-2 step in a pool to the song we love to hate, Baby Shark. The video has already racked up nearly 1.8 million views, and the Pro Bowl quarterback was apparently a huge fan.

Seahawks place four rookies on PUP

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

The Seahawks placed four rookies on the physically unable to perform list and another on the non-football injury list, according to Wednesday's official NFL transactions report. Seattle's rookies reported to training camp today, a week ahead of the veterans. Defensive back Marquise Blair, linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven, defensive tackle Demarcus Christmas and offensive guard Phil Haynes start camp on PUP.

NFL preview 2019: How Raiders’ defense stacks up against AFC West rivals

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

If the Raiders plan to improve on their dismal 4-12 season a year ago, the defense will have to be world's better in 2019. Much has been made about Oakland's non-existent pass rush in 2018, when the Raiders ranked last in the NFL after managing only 13 sacks -- 17 fewer than the next closest team. The Raiders tried to rectify some of their issues in the offseason by drafting star Clemson defensive end Clelin Ferrell with the No. 4 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.

2019 Seahawks fantasy team preview: Who will lead run-heavy attack?

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

The 2018 edition of the Seattle Seahawks looked very different from seasons prior. The Legion of Boom was no more, and the once-suffocating defense found itself in more than a few high-scoring affairs, which forced star quarterback Russell Wilson to deliver quite a few fourth-quarter comebacks. The Seahawks, led by offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer, are adamant to spend the early part of games trying to establish the run.

NFL preview 2019: How 49ers’ offense stacks up against NFC West rivals

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Despite losing their starting quarterback before the end of Week 3, the 49ers still managed to finish last season with a league-average offense, ranking 16th out of 32 teams with an average of 360.6 yards per game. Jimmy Garoppolo says he's "good to go" and has zero restrictions. Head coach Kyle Shanahan remains one of the brightest offensive minds in the league, and he has several new weapons at his disposal in the form of running back Tevin Coleman and receivers Deebo Samuel and Jalen Hurd, among others.

NFL reporter Joe Fann joins NBC Sports Northwest as NFL and Seahawks Insider

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

PORTLAND, Ore. July 16, 2019 -NFL reporter Joe Fann has joined NBC Sports Northwest as an NFL and Seattle Seahawks Insider, effective immediately. A Seattle native, Fann will cover the Seahawks and create multiplatform content throughout the year.

Looks like the Seattle Seahawks just found their next great quarterback

Monday, July 15th, 2019

With the NFL offseason coming to a close, it looks like Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is using every chance he can to spend time with his family. Wilson posted a video on Twitter earlier today practicing football drills with his step-son, Future Zahir Wilburn, the son of Ciara and rapper Future's relationship from 2013 to 2014. Despite not being his biological father, Wilson has essentially played the patriarchal role in little Future's life.