Stories tagged: NFL
Thu., June 8, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
Bruce Arians praises vets as Cardinals wrap up 3-day minicamp
Coach Bruce Arians is praising the work of his veteran players as the Arizona Cardinals wrapped up their three-day minicamp. But he says the rookies need work. The Cardinals will …
Thu., June 8, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Bills’ Sammy Watkins takes next step recovering from foot surgery
Buffalo Bills receiver Sammy Watkins has begun participating in individual drills at practice as he recovers from offseason surgery to repair a broken left foot. Rookie receiver Zay Jones also …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Marshawn Lynch decided on comeback after Raiders announced move to Las Vegas
For Marshawn Lynch, the decision to come out of retirement and resume his NFL career was made as soon as the league announced his hometown Raiders were leaving for Las …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Seahawks move on without quarterback Colin Kaepernick in the fold
Doug Baldwin completely understood why the Seattle Seahawks brought Colin Kaepernick in for a visit.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Are you ready? Hank Williams Jr. returning to ESPN’s Monday Night Football
Hank Williams Jr. is bringing his rowdy friends back to “Monday Night Football” six years after ESPN dropped the country singer for his comments about President Barack Obama.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
Seahawks add depth at quarterback by signing Austin Davis
The Seahawks on Monday added a veteran quarterback to compete with Trevone Boykin as the backup to Russell Wilson. But no, it’s not Colin Kaepernick, who visited the team two …
Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott-Dez Bryant duo has real chance to become even more dangerous next season
Expectations are dulled by boredom and splintered by uncertainty at this time of year in the NFL.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Seahawks QB returns happy, healthy, and well, the same old Russell Wilson
Since last we saw Russell Wilson, he has become father to a baby girl, gotten healthy from the injuries that hampered his 2016 season and been placed in the center …
Sat., June 3, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Some NFL observers predict big things for former Eastern Washington receiver Cooper Kupp
The spotlight has shone brighter after the Rams picked Cooper Kupp in the third round of the NFL Draft. The reviews were positive, but now they border on gushing after …
Fri., June 2, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
Pete Carroll says Colin Kaepernick a starter, just not with Seahawks
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says he believes Colin Kaepernick can still be a starting quarterback in the NFL. It just won’t be in Seattle. Seattle had Kaepernick in for a …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Chiefs release WR Jeremy Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts
The Kansas City Chiefs released wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, cutting ties with one of the most high-profile free-agent signings made by general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid. By …
Fri., June 2, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Heads Up! New helmet getting tryout at NFL minicamps
Except when a big star doesn’t show up or gets injured, it’s rare that NFL minicamps make many headlines.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Ravens TE Dennis Pitta injures hip again; status for 2017 uncertain
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta has reinjured the same troublesome right hip that already has been surgically repaired twice. The injury occurred during an offseason practice session Friday. At …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 10:59 a.m.
Bengals sign 2nd-round pick RB Joe Mixon
Second-round draft pick Joe Mixon has signed with the Cincinnati Bengals. The Oklahoma running back was suspended for his freshman season after he punched a woman, breaking bones in her …
UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Warren Moon: Some Seahawks ‘haven’t gotten over’ Super Bowl loss to Patriots
Warren Moon said this week he agrees with the idea that some Seahawks have had a hard time getting past the loss to the Patriots in the Super Bowl.
Tue., May 30, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Big-money CB Trumaine Johnson skips Rams’ voluntary workouts
Cornerback Trumaine Johnson surprised the Los Angeles Rams on Tuesday by not showing up for voluntary organized team activities. Johnson was absent when the Rams began their second week of …
Tue., May 30, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Five questions as Seahawks begin OTAs
Here are five questions for the Seahawks as OTAs begin.
Tue., May 30, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin claims team shrugged off ESPN’s Richard Sherman story
While there is no overall media access to the Seattle Seahawks’ first week of OTAs until Friday, receiver Doug Baldwin sat down Tuesday morning for an interview on ESPN 710 …
UPDATED: Mon., May 29, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Former Seattle Seahawks star Curt Warner opens up about twin sons’ battle with autism
Curt Warner dodged the questions for years. How come we never see you? Is something wrong? People want answers when someone such as Warner, a famed and beloved Seattle Seahawks …
Fri., May 26, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
Despite ‘good visit’ with Colin Kaepernick, Seahawks may not be done in search for backup QB
So what next for the Seahawks and their pursuit of a backup quarterback, and especially the man in that group who has drawn the most attention, Colin Kaepernick?
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
ESPN report details Richard Sherman still haunted by Super Bowl loss; Sherman calls story ‘just a bunch of nonsense’
An ESPN story released Thursday morning reveals Richard Sherman’s discontent with the Seahawks dates back to the Super Bowl loss to New England.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Seahawks bring Colin Kaepernick, Austin Davis for visits Wednesday
The Seahawks brought in backup quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick and Austin Davis for visits Wednesday. But a signing of a quarterback doesn’t appear to be imminent.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
NFL cuts OT to 10 minutes and opens up end zone celebrations
CHICAGO – NFL owners cut the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 minutes during the regular season, but also gave players plenty of leeway to celebrate after a touchdown. …
Tue., May 23, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
Dennis Erickson remembers ex-Seattle Seahawks player Cortez Kennedy as best he coached
Few people knew Cortez Kennedy, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who died at age 48 on Tuesday, better than Dennis Erickson, who coached Kennedy at the University of Miami …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Seattle Seahawks Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy dead at 48
Cortez Kennedy, one of three Seahawks to have his number retired and one of four to make it to the Pro Football Hall of Fame after playing his entire career …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Calvin Johnson: Playing through concussions is part of NFL life
If Tom Brady played through a brain injury last season like his wife, Giselle Bundchen, suggested, he wouldn’t be the first NFL player to do so.
Sun., May 21, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Seahawks’ Michael Bennett does great things, but why the immaturity?
Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is as passionate and colorful and dynamic as they come.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Former WSU QB Ryan Leaf profiled by ESPN’s E:60
Tom Rinaldi knows there will be skeptics. He expects some cynics who doubt that this is the time, finally, when Ryan Leaf has cleaned up his act for good.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
Buccaneers sign Ryan Fitzpatrick as Jameis Winston’s backup
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, who will serve as a veteran backup to Jameis Winston. Fitzpatrick spent the last …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Former University of Idaho, Detroit Lions football player Wayne Walker dies at 80
Former University of Idaho and NFL football player Wayne Walker died on Friday from complications from Parkinson’s disease.