Stories tagged: Seattle Seahawks
THURSDAY, DEC. 4, 2014, 2:02 P.M.
LeSean McCoy needs 48 yards to become Eagles’ top runner
Eagles running back LeSean McCoy doesn’t care exactly how he becomes the franchise leader for rushing yards, he just wants to do it in a win.
THURSDAY, DEC. 4, 2014
Eagles QB Mark Sanchez discounts rift with Pete Carroll
RENTON, Wash. – It was, Mark Sanchez said, simply a disagreement. No different than any other among close friends. “Friends do that,” Sanchez said, referring to Pete Carroll’s famous lack …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 3, 2014
Seahawks tight end Tony Moeaki an instant hit
RENTON, Wash. – Tony Moeaki has always had good hops. A vertical jump once measured at 36 1/2 inches led to him earning the nickname “The Leaping Tongan” from fans …
TUESDAY, DEC. 2, 2014
Thanks to Atlanta win over Arizona, Seattle in position to win NFC West
RENTON, Wash. – During a long weekend of rest, the Seattle Seahawks got the help they needed to take control of their own fate in the NFC West race. And …
SATURDAY, NOV. 29, 2014
Whatever it is, Seahawks defense has rediscovered it
SEATTLE – Whatever it is that the Seahawks have rediscovered over the past two games – some players call it a feeling, others an attitude – the trick now is …
FRIDAY, NOV. 28, 2014
Hawks back on track
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – These were the five days that saved the Seattle Seahawks’ season. These were the two wins – over San Francisco on Thursday night after topping Arizona …
FRIDAY, NOV. 28, 2014
Richard Sherman calls out 49ers fans, says glass bottle was thrown at Seahawks
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Richard Sherman wasn’t thinking about Michael Crabtree this time when he was asked if anything about this Seahawks domination of San Francisco was “mediocre.” “Yeah, their …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, NOV. 27, 2014, 10:09 P.M.
Richard Sherman’s big night leads Seahawks past 49ers again
Richard Sherman offered one final challenge to San Francisco: “I told their sideline if they threw it my way I’d end the game.” He did exactly that — just like …
THURSDAY, NOV. 27, 2014
Seahawks, 49ers ready to get physical tonight
The Seahawks will step into a new venue Thursday – Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, which opened in August. And they’ll play in a relatively unfamiliar setting – this …
SUNDAY, NOV. 23, 2014, 10:01 P.M.
Blanchette: Group therapy works for Seahawks
On any given Sunday in the NFL, the nonsense and detritus of the what-passes-for-news cycle gives way to actual football.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, NOV. 23, 2014, 9:48 P.M.
Seahawks shut down Cards in 19-3 win
Buoyed by the return of middle linebacker Bobby Wagner, the Seahawks defense frustrated the Arizona Cardinals and quarterback Drew Stanton all afternoon in a 19-3 victory for Seattle.
SUNDAY, NOV. 23, 2014
Grip on Sports: Football not about fans in the stands
Wednesday: College football was created as a Saturday afternoon sport. A way for college students to have something to break up their monotonous life of studying, going to class and …
FRIDAY, NOV. 21, 2014, 3:26 P.M.
Bobby Wagner set to return for Seahawks
With an important matchup against the NFC West-leading Arizona Cardinals approaching on Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks are set to get a boost defensively with the return of middle linebacker Bobby …
FRIDAY, NOV. 21, 2014, 3:13 P.M.
Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald a game-time decision against Hawks
Arizona coach Bruce Arians said it will be a game-time decision as to whether Larry Fitzgerald will play against the Seahawks in Seattle on Sunday.
FRIDAY, NOV. 21, 2014
Seahawks’ Cliff Avril seeks sacks, but other factors count
RENTON, Wash. – Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril knows better, but he can’t help himself. After games, Avril hops online and scours the stats of other defensive ends. Really, …
THURSDAY, NOV. 20, 2014, 5:28 P.M.
Cards’ Larry Fitzgerald says left knee ‘a little better’
Arizona’s eight-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald says his injured left knee is “a little better” and that he is optimistic he will be able to play when the …
THURSDAY, NOV. 20, 2014, 5:05 P.M.
Lemuel Jeanpierre returns to Seahawks to add depth at center
Facing a dilemma at the center position following an injury to Max Unger last week, the Seattle Seahawks were fortunate that former backup Lemuel Jeanpierre was still available as a …
THURSDAY, NOV. 20, 2014
NFL notes: Arizona’s Larry Fitzgerald may not play against Seahawks
Arizona’s Larry Fitzgerald did not practice Wednesday and coach Bruce Arians said the star wide receiver is “iffy” for Sunday’s game at Seattle. The seven-time Pro Bowl receiver has been …
THURSDAY, NOV. 20, 2014
NFL fines Marshawn Lynch $50,000 for not speaking to media
RENTON, Wash. – The NFL fined Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch $50,000 for violations of the league’s media policy. League spokesman Michael Signora confirmed the fine Wednesday, which will total …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19, 2014
Seahawks embrace upcoming gauntlet
RENTON, Wash. – The same parity-driven league that gave the Seahawks their hellacious 2014 schedule befitting Super Bowl champions is now giving them the only postseason chance they have left.
TUESDAY, NOV. 18, 2014
NFL Notes: Bell, Roethlisberger carry Steelers to comeback victory over Titans
This time, the Pittsburgh Steelers beat their struggling opponent. Ben Roethlisberger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Antonio Brown with 9:01 left, and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Tennessee Titans …
MONDAY, NOV. 17, 2014
Injuries catch up with Seahawks in stinging loss to Chiefs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Their avalanche of ache finally caught up to the Seahawks. Will it cost them the chance to catch Arizona in the NFC West?
SUNDAY, NOV. 16, 2014, 10:06 P.M.
Seahawks fail to convert in loss to Chiefs
Russell Wilson threw for 178 yards and two touchdowns, and Marshawn Lynch had 124 yards rushing for Seattle but a series of failed fourth down attempts led to Kansas City’s …
SUNDAY, NOV. 16, 2014
Hawks enter beast mode
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – You – and they – asked for it. And here it is. The six-game gauntlet the Seahawks have been eying as the key to the defense …
SATURDAY, NOV. 15, 2014
NFL notes: Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch may miss Sunday due to injury
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is listed as questionable to play Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. A week after rushing for 140 yards and four touchdowns against the …
FRIDAY, NOV. 14, 2014
Seahawks’ Russell Wilson hasn’t been on target
RENTON, Wash. – The Seahawks enter Sunday’s game at Kansas City riding their first three-game winning streak since last January’s postseason romp to their Super Bowl title. Yet many fans …
THURSDAY, NOV. 13, 2014, 5:02 P.M.
Russell Wilson off target lately in Seahawks’ pass game
Russell Wilson is doing plenty to help Seattle during its three-game win streak. Even when the Seahawks’ offensive priority has been focused on running the football. That was evident last …
THURSDAY, NOV. 13, 2014
Seahawks count on Kevin Williams for depth
RENTON, Wash. – Kevin Williams signed with Seattle in part because he wouldn’t be asked to carry the load anymore. Going into his 12th NFL season, Williams would be able …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12, 2014
Seahawks search for way to replace injured Brandon Mebane
RENTON, Wash. – Defensive tackle Brandon Mebane plays in the land of football giants, and because of that he casts a long shadow. If Marshawn Lynch is the heart of …
TUESDAY, NOV. 11, 2014
Tough tests ahead
RENTON, Wash. – One day and a lengthy film review later, Pete Carroll was still jazzed over his team’s record-setting steamrolling of the New York Giants. “Really liked this game,” …