SEAHAWKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

When it comes to road games, the Seahawks’ unlucky number is 24

Winning on the road is never an easy task, and it’s no coincidence that all three trips to the Super Bowl for the Seattle Seahawks involved home field advantage throughout the postseason. The Seahawks failed to get either the #1 or #2 seed this season, and the end result was a 36-20 trouncing on the road against the Atlanta Falcons in Saturday’s NFC Divisional Round. Seattle...
Via Field Gulls
1 hour ago

Carroll to 710 AM: Richard Sherman played through significant knee injury

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll told Seattle’s 710-AM radio Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman played the latter part of the season with a significant knee injury. Carroll told the team’s flagship … Click to Continue »
Via Seahawks Insider
1 hour ago

What was the key reason to the Seattle Seahawks downfall this season?

The Seattle Seahawks did not accomplish their main goal of this season. Win the Super Bowl. Since 2015 when the Seahawks lost the Super Bowl to the New England Patriots, Seattle has lost in the divisional round for back-to-back seasons. The Seahawks were bounced in last season’s playoffs by the Carolina Panthers. Then Seattle was bounced out this year by the Atlanta Falcons. The...
Via EndZoneScore
1 hour ago

Seahawks To Pick No. 26 Overall In 2017 NFL Draft

With the Seahawks' Divisional Round playoff loss, Seattle is assured of the No. 26 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Via Seahawks.com
1 hour ago

Richard Sherman had knee injury, Seahawks didn’t report it

For much of the 2016 season and into this year’s playoffs, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman would get days off practice that the Seahawks would claim on their official injury report were “not injury related.” Now the Seahawks are admitting that an injury did affect Sherman for much of the season. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 hours ago

Richard Sherman played through MCL injury, has 'regrets'

Richard Sherman didn’t look right during the blowout loss suffered by the Seattle Seahawks to the Atlanta Falcons in the Divisional Round Saturday. He didn’t look right at all. Slow to react, repeatedly torched for big gains, Sherman appeared to be a shell of his normally dominant self. And now we know why. Head coach Pete Carroll revealed to the media Monday that Sherman played...
Via Sportsnaut
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: DeShawn Shead suffered torn ACL

Seahawks safety Deshawn Shead suffered a torn ACL in last weekend’s playoff loss at Atlanta, NFL Network reported. The report said Shead will have surgery to repair the tear. The Seahawks feared after the game that Shead had torn his ACL but no official diagnosis was made until the team returned to Seattle. Shead will…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 hours ago

O’Neil: What We Learned from the Seahawks’ season-ending loss in Atlanta

The Seahawks’ season ended in the same place it did a year ago. Wait. That’s not right. Seattle’s playoff run ended in Carolina last season, not Atlanta. But both losses came on the road in the divisional round. Here’s an attempt to figure out what we learned from Seattle’s 36-20 defeat. Three things we learned: Seattle lost its edge against top offenses. Atlanta is exactly...
Via 710 ESPN Seattle
3 hours ago

Doug Baldwin coped with Seahawks' loss by playing 'Madden' at 3:30 a.m.

The Seattle Seahawks were bounced from the playoffs on Saturday, losing to the Atlanta Falcons 36-20. It’s somewhat of an unfamiliar feeling for the Seahawks, considering how successful they’ve been in recent years, so coping with the second-round exit isn’t easy.Doug Baldwin had an especially difficult time overcoming the defeat, saying “it takes a toll on you, mentally...
Via FOX Sports
5 hours ago

Luke Willson, Stephen Hauschka among 14 Seahawks set to become unrestricted free agents

RENTON – Answering questions about his impending free agency, Seahawks tight end Luke Willson hit the familiar notes for a player in his situation. He talked about wanting to be back with Seattle, the only team he’s ever known. But he isn’t sure if he will be. “I’m kind of going into an unknown period,” Willson said as the Seahawks cleaned out their lockers Sunday, a...
Via 710 ESPN Seattle
13 hours ago

Seahawks coaches set defense up to fail

Steven Terrell was never going to be able to replace Earl Thomas, and it was a mistake for the Seattle Seahawks to ask him to. Losing Earl Thomas to a broken leg crushed the Seattle Seahawks’ championship dreams this season. The dominant defense fell apart, and the offense was never going to be able to […] Seahawks coaches set defense up to fail - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising...
Via 12th Man Rising
14 hours ago

Seahawks Head into Offseason Confident “Our Potential to be Great is at an All-Time High”

Seahawks cleaned out their lockers Sunday a day after their season-ending loss at Atlanta, and did so feeling optimistic about their future.
Via Seahawks.com
20 hours ago

Seahawks go into offseason dejected at another missed chance

RENTON, Wash. (AP) Doug Baldwin and the Seattle Seahawks landed back home sometime around midnight as Saturday turned to Sunday. By 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Baldwin was awake playing an NFL video game, his way of decompressing from seeing the season end earlier than hoped for a second straight season. ''In Madden I can control everything and in the game of life and the game of...
Via Associated Press
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carroll dismisses notion that Hawks' title window is closing

The Seattle Seahawks suffered a 36-20 playoff defeat on Saturday, and it left some wondering if the best days are behind this iteration of the team. Coach Pete Carroll, however, doesn’t buy that one bit. “We’re right in the middle of it,” Carroll said of the team’s championship window, via Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times. “It ain’t over. We’re right in the middle...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Special teams ace Devin Hester likely to retire

Devin Hester holds the NFL record for most combined kickoff and punt returns for touchdowns. He’s been an elite-level return man for the better part of the past decade. And after playing one game as a member of the Seattle Seahawks, it now appears that Hester is about to call it quits. “I told my wife it’s pretty much my last year,” Hester told reporters following Saturday’s...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kam Chancellor rips Seahawks’ defense for losing composure

It’s never uncommon to see post-play shoving matches at the end of plays in the NFL. Those are even more common in Seattle Seahawks games. According to Kam Chancellor, his team needs to cut down on those. Chancellor on @Q13FOX: Any time we started arguing with other team on the field, we lost. Have to keep our composure. — Stephen Cohen (@scohenPI) January 15, 2017 Kam...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Falcons coach says 'no concern' over Julio Jones toe injury

The status of Julio Jones will be a major storyline to keep your eye on ahead of the NFC Championship Game next weekend. Jones did not play at the end of Atlanta’s win over Seattle in the playoffs on Saturday after re-aggravating a toe injury. Falcons coach Dan Quinn confirmed that Jones re-aggravated his toe problem, but said there was "no concern" about it. He added that Jones...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: Seattle's Shead leaves with knee injury

The Latest on the NFL's divisional playoff games Saturday (all times Eastern): 6:20 p.m. Seattle cornerback DeShawn Shead appeared to suffer a serious injury to his left knee on the second play of the second half. Shead was hurt in a non-contact injury as he appeared to plant and break on a pass play. He was helped off the field not putting any weight on his leg, but was walking...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Seattle lineman trips Russell Wilson; causes safety

Devin Hester had just returned a punt down to the Atlanta Falcons 10 yard line and the Seattle Seahawks looked like they were taking control of their NFC playoff game. A penalty negated the return and Seattle started inside their own 10 yard line instead of at the Atlanta 10 yard line. Two plays later, one of the Seattle Seahawks offensive linemen tripped Russell Wilson causing...
Via This Given Sunday
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Falcons are trolling Russell Wilson by hosting Ciara’s ex-boyfriends at Saturday’s game

The Falcons seem to think they’ve found a way to get inside Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s head during Saturday’s divisional playoff game. Atlanta appears to have invited several ex-boyfriends of Wilson’s wife, pop singer Ciara, to rattle the QB. Present at the Georgia Dome for the game will be rapper Future, whom Ciara has a son with, and rapper-actor Bow...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

CJ Prosise will not play against Falcons but available for following week

The Seattle Seahawks had some optimism that running back C.J. Prosise would be available for Saturday’s playoff game against Atlanta, but Prosise will not play. NFL Media’s Mike Garafolo reports the news on Prosise and adds that if the Seahawks advance to the NFC Championship Game, the back would be available. Seahawks RB C.J. Prosise (shoulder) won't play vs Falcons. If...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll unsure if two teams can thrive in L.A.

Pete Carroll has weighed in on the concept of two NFL teams in Los Angeles. And Carroll’s voice has a lot of weight, considering his success in that market as USC head coach from 2001 to 2009. “I think it’s hard having one (team), so it’s going to be harder having two,” Carroll told The Seattle Times via NFL.com. With so much to do in Los Angeles, the only way a team...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks could get C.J. Prosise back against Falcons

The Seattle Seahawks could be getting a serious offensive boost before Saturday’s NFC Divisional Round showdown with the high-powered Atlanta Falcons. According to Mike Garafolo of NFL.com, rookie running back C.J. Prosise—who missed the final six games of the 2016 season with a shoulder injury—was a full participant at Seattle’s practice on Thursday. Seahawks RB CJ Prosise...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ludacris to perform at halftime of Seahawks-Falcons game, fans wanted Future

Ludacris attended high school in Atlanta, and has been something of a legend in the area ever since. So with that said, it certainly makes sense that he’ll be performing at halftime of Saturday’s Seahawks-Falcons Divisional Playoff game, which could be the team’s final game at the Georgia Dome. Welcome to Atlanta.@Ludacris will perform at halftime in the @GeorgiaDome this...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS Divisional Playoff Preview: (3) Seattle Seahawks at (2) Atlanta Falcons

How much does playoff pedigree matter? That’ll be a big question when the divisional round of the NFL playoffs kicks off with a Saturday afternoon matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons. That’s because the Seahawks have an 8-3 playoff record with two Super Bowl appearances in quarterback Russell Wilson’s first five seasons, while the Falcons have just one...
Via This Given Sunday
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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