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Seattle Seahawks Shopping Running Back Christine Michael

Early in the off-season there were rumors that Seahawks running back Christine Michael wanted out of Seattle. It was all ridiculous speculation, but it didn't really go away until he stated on social media he had no desire to leave Seattle. Now it appears that the team has decided it may be time for him to leave town--if the deal is right. Read more »
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Seahawks Exploring Trade Options For RB Christine Michael

Jason La Canfora reports that the Seahawks are exploring trade options for RB Christine Michael following the signing of veteran RB Fred Jackson. Michael, 24, is in the third year of his four-year, $3.374 million rookie contract that included an $834,132 signing bonus. He stands to make a base salary of $711,766 for the 2015 and another $865,149 in 2016. ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Coaching staff pleased with Christine Michael's play in preseason

Seahawks GM John Schneider and the coaching staff knew what they were getting when drafting Christine Michael in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Yet his limited playing time the last two seasons are a result of what the coaching staff wants to see from him on a regular basis. “For him, it’s about becoming more dependable, doing stuff consistently,’’ running-backs...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

RB Christine Michael still looking to become more consistent in all phases

Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael was the team's No. 2 back for the second straight week, following Robert Turbin. Michael has all the physical tools, and according to the coaching staff, the light the light is starting to come on in his third NFL season. “For him, it’s about becoming more dependable, doing stuff consistently,’’ running-backs coach Sherman...
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Seattle Seahawks RB Christine Michael Responds to Rumor He Wants to be Traded to the Dallas Cowboys

Over the last 24 hours rumors have been flying around like crazy online about Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael. These rumors are exactly why it is a great thing that training camp is starting giving media types and bloggers something real to write about. What is the rumor? Apparently he wants to be traded to the Dallas Cowboys.Dallas does need a solid running back...
Via FatManWriting
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seattle Seahawks RB Christine Michael Working On His Foot Work

For Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael the time could be now or never. He's been in the NFL for a few years now, he hasn't done much, but he has been talked about quite a bit. With the future of Marshawn Lynch in doubt every season (will he or won't he retire?) the Seahawks will have to figure out whether they want to keep him around so he can be the man or if they need...
Via FatManWriting
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks RB Michael goes to prom with with autistic student

Winning a Super Bowl is an unforgettable moment, but Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael might have topped that on Saturday night. Michael promised last month to go to the prom with an autistic Houston-area high school senior, who also suffers from scoliosis. And he kept his word for the big night last weekend. Michael couldn't be more excited when he picked up 18-year...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks running back takes autistic teen to prom

Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael gave Anahuac High School’s Taylor Kirkwood a prom she won’t ever forget when he escorted her to the big dance in April. According to KPRC in Houston, Kirkwood’s mother, Stacie Holmes, wanted to do something special for her daughter, who has autism. She reached out to the former Texas A&M running back and Super Bowl champ...
April 14, 2014  |  3 Comments

Seahawks RB Christine Michael taking autistic teen to prom

In a stand-up move, Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael will be taking Taylor Kirkwood, an autistic teenager from Baytown, Texas, to her high school prom next month. Photo Credit: “I was just like we’ll see what happens,” Taylor’s mother, Stacie Holmes told KPRC. “I know he’s busy and I wasn’t sure if he could.” Holmes wanted to do something...
Via Gridiron Grit
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Christine Michael: rookie diamond in the rough

Former NFL scout Matt Williamson calls Seahawks rookie Christine (pronounced ‘Chris-tin’) Michael “a true every-down running back” by 2016. Michael entered the world through Beaumont, Texas on November 9, 1990 to Andrew Michael and Mary Gilder. Mary had wanted a daughter and picked out the name Christine from the first day she knew she was pregnant. 13 years later, her...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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