Stories tagged: NFL
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
Seahawks’ 2018 season will have tremendous bearing on Pete Carroll and Russell Wilson’s futures in Seattle
Pete Carroll and Russell Wilson each have two years remaining on their contracts and how the offseason changes work out might influence decisions to be made a year from now.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 10:54 a.m.
Locals in the NFL: Idaho’s Jesse Davis, Eastern Washington’s Kendrick Bourne make most of opportunities
For every Deone Bucannon, Cooper Kupp and Mike Iupati there’s a surplus of of Washington State, Eastern Washington, Idaho alums fighting for permanence in the National Football League. Over a …
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
Seahawks rookie Shaquem Griffin will start at weakside linebacker when Seattle opens the regular season at Denver on Sunday.
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Nike has unveiled its first “Just Do It” ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick, and a person familiar with the situation says the spot is scheduled to air during the NFL …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas ended his lengthy holdout in time for the start of the regular season, even without the long-term contract he was seeking. Thomas showed up at the …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 3:18 p.m.
Nike store in downtown Spokane draws politically driven customers after Kaepernick ad campaign unveiled
Todd Eklof, the reverend of the Unitarian Universalist Chruch of Spokane, had heard the story of Nike’s ad featuring Colin Kaepernick on the radio and he thought it was courageous.
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
A rough preseason had people doubting Nick Foles again.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
The 2018 NFL season kicks off Thursday night with the Atlanta Falcons visiting the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles, who start this year as the No. 1 team in our …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 8:08 p.m.
Colin Kaepernick has a new deal with Nike, even without having a job in the NFL.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Nick Foles will be under center when the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles host the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Luke Falk is now a Miami Dolphin. The Dolphins claimed the former Washington State quarterback off the waiver wire, adding a fourth quarterback to the team’s 53-man roster.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Cornerback Byron Maxwell was placed on injured reserve and tight end Ed Dickson was placed on the non-football injury list as the Seattle Seahawks reached the 53-man roster limit Saturday.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
The Bears have acquired star pass rusher Khalil Mack from the Raiders in a massive trade that sends two first-round draft picks to Oakland.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 3:25 p.m.
Who will make the cut? The question was unavoidable in the wake of the Seahawks’ preseason finale.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 11:19 a.m.
All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald agreed to a massive new contract with the Los Angeles Rams on Friday, ending his second consecutive preseason holdout as the highest-paid defensive player in …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
E.J. Manuel made a strong bid to be Oakland’s backup quarterback, throwing for 255 yards and three touchdowns, and the Raiders closed out the preseason with a 30-19 win over …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Colin Kaepernick and his legal team are driving inside NFL territory, forcing the league and its 32 teams to brace for a defensive stand.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
The football establishment has mobilized and its message is clear: football is under siege. Except it’s not. But I know what should be. Football movies.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
Start rolling: Seattle Seahawks need to get ground game going to find way back to Super Bowl contention
They can run, but they can’t save their hides. OK, well maybe Russell Wilson can – running is all that’s saved his in the past two seasons as quarterback of …
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says linebacker K.J. Wright will miss at least a couple of weeks after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery, making it increasingly unlikely that he’ll be ready …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
The Seattle Seahawks have signed wide receiver Tyler Lockett to a three-year contract extension. His rookie deal was set to expire after the 2018 season. Lockett was among a handful …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 3:17 p.m.
The Seahawks have acquired quarterback Brett Hundley from the Packers, a person familiar with the deal said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Led by Nick Foles, the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl last season with a 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots. And the Eagles will start their quest …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin has returned to the field and is showing signs of progress. He had been a spectator for most of the past month as he dealt with …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
Matt Calkins: It might be nothing, but until we know more, K.J. Wright’s knee treatment certainly is worrisome
What’s most sobering about this news is how truly tenuous this roster has become. The linebacking corps was supposed to be the one reliable aspect to this overhauled defense. Now, …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants is now the NFL’s highest-paid wide receiver.
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Couch Slouch: “How ’bout them Cowboys!” Jimmy Johnson once exhorted. How
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
The Seattle Seahawks’ remodeled defense could be without one of its top holdovers when the regular season begins.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Patrick Peterson returned an interception 30 yards for a touchdown after Dallas decided to sit quarterback Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott in what was supposed to be the …