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Michael Bennett: Others getting paid is like ‘favorite girlfriend’ getting married

Fans are tired of hearing millionaire athletes whine about their contract, but Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett gets a pass because he does it with a humorous twist. Fellow defensive linemen Malik Jackson, Olivier Vernon and Fletcher Cox all have signed contracts this offseason that average out to more than $10 million a year. Bennett, meanwhile, continues to play on a four...
Via The Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett envisions Defensive POTY this year

There is no telling who will win the NFL’s end-of-the-year awards going into the 2016 season, but at least one player seems confident in his chances. Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Michael Bennett is thinking he could be the league’s Defensive Player of the Year. Bennett spoke with ESPN recently and talked about the intense training he has gone through the last few months...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett has no sympathy for Sam Bradford

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett gets a little sick to his stomach when he thinks about Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford demanding a trade after the Eagles drafted Carson Wentz with the second overall pick. “I listened to Sam Bradford again. I just almost threw up,” Bennett said, via ESPN. “I can’t believe Sam Bradford is complaining about making...
Via The Sports Daily
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett: Sam Bradford makes me want to 'throw up'

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is disgusted with Sam Bradford over the way the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback has handled himself this offseason. Bennett unloaded on Bradford Tuesday for being afraid to compete against rookie quarterback Carson Wentz in training camp. More specifically, he said Bradford’s antics over the past few weeks make him want to vomit....
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett: Pete Carroll ‘understands the black athlete'

Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett made an interesting statement about head coach Pete Carroll on Tuesday morning, appearing on ESPN 710’s “Brock and Salt” show. He also made it clear he will show up for training camp, rather than holding out for the multi-term extension he’s seeking. Here’s what he had to say about Carroll, per Stephen Cohen of seattlepi...
Via Sportsnaut
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett: NFL referees have ‘always been terrible’

If you think the officiating has been particular bad in the NFL this season, you haven’t been paying attention in years past. That’s how Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett feels, at least. In a lengthy interview that will appear in the Dec. 21 issue of Sports Illustrated, Bennett was asked about the performance of the NFL’s officials. He was not kind. “Referees...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett dislikes Stafford because of JFK assassination

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is one of the funniest players in the NFL today, and he knows it. Whether it’s riding a police bike around CenturyLink Field, or calling out team owner Paul Allen over Kam Chancellor’s contract situation, Bennett is the NFL’s unofficial king of comedy. It must run in the family, as his brother, Martellus, compared Bears quarterback...
Via The Sports Daily
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett talks great trash to star quarterbacks

By Larry Brown Michael Bennett is one of the funnier, more outspoken players in the NFL, so it’s no surprise to hear that he also talks some great trash to opposing quarterbacks. In a feature with Seattle Met, the Seahawks defensive lineman spoke unfiltered and shared his opinions on a range of subjects. One of the best things to come from the feature was him sharing some of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: What the Michael Bennett rumors mean

This off-season has been nothing short of wild, with unexpected moves from multiple teams across the league. It’s been a very interesting spring for the Seattle Seahawks as well, as the team shocked the league by making the blockbuster trade of the off-season, reeling in Jimmy Graham from New Orleans. Earlier this week, things got even more bizarre in the Pacific Northwest with...
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks' Michael Bennett seeking trade

By Vincent Frank This comes from absolutely nowhere. According to a report from the Star-Telegram’s Clarence Hill, Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is seeking a trade to the Atlanta Falcons. Per multiple sources, Michael Bennett is seeking a trade to Atlanta and a new contract. — Clarence Hill (@clarencehilljr) March 17, 2015 What’s happening behind the...
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March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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