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Seahawks Fine Stems From Sherman Fight in Minicamp

When news broke yesterday that Pete Carroll and the Seattle Seahawks had been fined $300k for a violation of off-season non-contact rules, details on what caused the fine and sparked an NFLPA investigation were scarce. Today, more information has started to come out on why exactly Seattle was being investigated in the first place. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, report...
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Seahawks violations reportedly stemmed from Richard Sherman practice fight

The Seattle Seahawks and coach Pete Carroll were fined a total of $300,000 by the NFL on Tuesday and forced to give up two minicamp practices in 2015. The punishment stemmed from a violation of the no-contact rules that are in place for certain offseason workouts. The question now is how the Seahawks got caught. […]
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Report: Richard Sherman minicamp fight prompted NFLPA investigation

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on Tuesday that the NFL is fining the Seahawks $300K for violating the CBA and have too many practices with contact. According to,  a fight back in June that included Richard Sherman sprked an investigation by the NFLPA. Per a source with direct knowledge of the situation, the NFLPA started the investigation after reports emerged...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Richard Sherman blames fantasy football for increase in penalties

I don’t think Richard Sherman’s thinking is far-fetched at all. The NFL is making loads of money with fantasy football. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Richard Sherman blames fantasy football for increase in penalties appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Seahawks fan reenacts ‘The Tip’ with Levi’s Stadium’s Michael Crabtree mannequin (pic)

Seattle Seahawks fans touring Levi’s Stadium, the the brand-spanking-new, billion-dollar palace of the rival San Francisco 49ers, have happened upon an interesting display featuring a mannequin of wide receiver Michael Crabtree. And for at least one fan, a snarky sense of inspiration subsequently kicked in, resulting in the utilization of said mannequin for obviously unintended...
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Richard Sherman Believes That A Vast Fantasy Football Conspiracy Is Responsible For Increase In Penalties

It has been hard to turn on a pre-season football game without hearing about how the NFL has made calling illegal contact and defensive pass interference a point of emphasis this year. With the league seemingly clamping down on defensive physicality in the backfield, NBC’s Josh Elliot asked Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman if he thought the league was specifically targeting...
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Richard Sherman says that fantasy football is to blame for increase in penalties

The NFL preseason has been plagued by a parade of yellow flags due to the increased emphasis by officials on pass interference and illegal contact. Many people blame the Seattle Seahawks for this trend, including rodeo clown Jerry Jones and walking wind bag DeAngelo Hall. It might interest them to know that the Seahawks are the only team thus far this preseason that has NOT been...
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Sherman: Fantasy football behind increase in penalty calls

Seattle Seahawks CB Richard Sherman recently sat down with Josh Elliott during an interview on NBC’s Sunday Night Football. He was asked if he thought the recent emphasis on calling more penalties in the secondary—specifically illegal contact and holding by defensive backs—was aimed at the team’s Legion of Boom. Sherman quickly shut down that theory with a definitive ...
Via The Sports Daily
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VIDEO: Richard Sherman & his mom star in ridiculous new Campbell’s soup commercial

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman is fast becoming a household name. He may have received a lot of criticism for his epic rant at the end of the NFC Championship game, but you can’t deny that his profile has exploded ever since. Along with name recognition comes opportunities to cash in on that fame, and Sherman is making bank both for himself and his family. One of the...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

GALLERY: Great throwback pictures of NFL players

NFL Preseason is in full effect, the regular season starts on 9/4. Fans and players are counting the days until America’s favorite sport begins. But, before the season starts, lets do a flash back to when the players we love were little ones. Take a look at the players then and now! Richard Sherman Team: Seattle Seahawks Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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