Posts Tagged ‘Seattle Seahawks’

Father of Seattle Seahawks player killed in SC accident

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

The father of a veteran linebacker who plays for the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks was killed in a traffic accident in South Carolina, authorities said. North Charleston police said Carlos Dunlap Sr. the father of Carlos Dunlap II, died at a hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday night, news outlets reported.

Report: Saints head coach Sean Payton to retire

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Over the past year, there has been a ton of chatter about the potential trade of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, including to any of the four teams to which he would reportedly waive his no trade clause. However, in the time since it was reported that Wilson would be willing to waive his no trade clause in order to play for the Dallas Cowboys, Las Vegas Raiders, New Orleans Saints and the Chicago Bears, the Cowboys signed Dak to a massive contract and both Jon Gruden and Matt Nagy a...

Could ex-Ravens DC Wink Martindale be a fit for Seahawks?

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Seattle finished 31st against the pass, ninth in scoring defense, 28th in total defense and tied for 25th in turnovers. The Ravens were dead-last against the pass, 15th in scoring defense, 25th in total defense and 29th in turnovers. The two teams were also tied for 22nd in the NFL in sacks.

Seahawks projected to have zero compensatory selections in the 2022 NFL Draft

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

For a team already lacking draft capital at the front end of the 2022 Draft, the news that the Seattle Seahawks are projected to receive zero compensatory picks for the upcoming draft was salt in the wound. To make matters even worse, all three of the Seahawks’ division rivals are projected to get at least three extra selections. The San Francisco 49ers are projected for three seventh-rounders, the Arizona Cardinals a seventh-rounder and two sixth-rounders, and the Los Angeles Rams are projected...

Pre-Snap Reads 1/25: How close are the Seahawks to competing again?

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Seahawks 2021 Awards: Offensive Play of the Year - Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis and More Seattle didn't have as many offensive fireworks as previous seasons with Russell Wilson under center, but the team still had plenty of phenomenal highlight-reel worthy plays during the 2021 season. Clayton: Seahawks' chances of bouncing back in 2022 just got better - 710 ESPN Seattle A lot of news coming out of the NFC over the divisional playoffs round weekend should have a positive im...

Seahawks Mock Draft 1.0

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Duane brown is aging, and his future is uncertain. Even if he is resigned, a successor needs to at least be on the roster. On the right side of the line, Jake Curhan did well, but more needs to be done as his pass protection was less than impressive.

Seattle Seahawks: 3 Early Free Agent Targets For The 2022 NFL offseason

Monday, January 24th, 2022

In order to avoid missing the playoffs again in 2022, the Seahawks will look to make some significant additions via free agency. The team was atrocious defensively in 2021, though considering the lack of talent on the roster their struggles didn’t come as too much of a surprise. Still, Seattle certainly needs to address some areas on defense, and could still stand to make improvements on offense, too.

Key dates to keep in mind as the Seahawks navigate the offseason

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Seattle would seem more likely to try to work out a two- or three-year deal with Diggs. But the tag could be an option to avoid Diggs hitting free agency and work out a deal down the road. Teams have until July 15 to sign tagged players to long-term deals.

Seahawks’ special teams deserves some praise after Packers’ collapse

Monday, January 24th, 2022

The Packers had a field goal blocked at the end of the first half, a punt blocked and returned for a touchdown to tie the game late in the fourth quarter, and somehow had only 10 men on the field when the 49ers kicked their game winning field goal. Packers coach Matt LaFleur acknowledged the impact of those miscues in his postgame press conference. I don’t know exactly what happened.

Pre-Snap Reads 1/24: NFC West guaranteed to go to the Super Bowl again

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Seahawks 2021 Awards: Most Improved Player - Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis and More Though Seattle finished with 10 losses for the first time in more than a decade, several players took a major step forward during the 2021 season, including a rising star at linebacker and a burgeoning talent at defensive end. I brought Kirk Cousins’ name up during Friday’s long piece on Russell Wilson’s future and grudgingly I wanted to spend a bit of time looking into this in more detail.