Stories tagged: Seattle Seahawks
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 14, 2014, 6:36 p.m.
Seahawks knock 49ers out of contention with win
SEATTLE — Doug Baldwin was caught. Not in the sense of getting tackled, but caught being an observer.
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014, 9:52 p.m.
Seahawks’ top defensive linemen taking more snaps
When Michael Bennett decided to sign with Seattle during the 2013 offseason, part of the attraction was the idea that he’d no longer be asked to play nearly every down …
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014
Art Thiel: Please, Jim Harbaugh, don’t leave the 49ers
Dear Jim Harbaugh: Please don’t go.
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014
Bobby Wagner serves as heart of Seahawks’ defense
RENTON, Wash. – San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore was try to describe why his team struggled so much to move the ball against the Seahawks on Thanksgiving when …
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014, 6:46 p.m.
49ers’ Ahmad Brooks could return to starting lineup vs Seattle
San Francisco defensive coordinator Vic Fangio expects outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks to return to the 49ers’ starting lineup Sunday at Seattle after his benching last week for missing a team …
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014, 6:22 p.m.
Bobby Wagner a major key to Seahawks’ defensive success
As is usually the case with Richard Sherman, the politicking on behalf of Seattle teammate Bobby Wagner came completely unscripted.
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014
Seahawks’ strong secondary extends beyond Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas
RENTON, Wash. – Tharold Simon never started a game in his NFL career until Week 7 of this season, when he finally got to line up opposite Richard Sherman in …
Wed., Dec. 10, 2014
Emergence of DT Hill benefits Seattle defense
PHILADELPHIA – Here’s a snapshot of the way things are supposed to work for the Seahawks’ pass rush, and it’s important for understanding the potential value of defensive tackle Jordan …
Tue., Dec. 9, 2014, 2:20 p.m.
49ers’ NaVorro Bowman activated following knee recovery
NaVorro Bowman realizes that just by strapping on a helmet again and stepping onto the practice field he could provide the San Francisco 49ers and their defense a serious emotional …
Tue., Dec. 9, 2014
Stout defensive efforts have been key to Seattle Seahawks’ three-game win streak
RENTON, Wash. – The run of stout defense started with slowing Arizona, followed by handcuffing San Francisco on Thanksgiving night. But the best defensive performance of Pete Carroll’s tenure came …
Mon., Dec. 8, 2014
All together now
PHILADELPHIA – Richard Sherman turned his back on the field, where another Seahawks defensive domination was well underway. He took a bow toward fans behind Seattle’s bench who weren’t exactly …
Sun., Dec. 7, 2014, 5:28 p.m.
Seahawks stifle Eagles
Russell Wilson threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score and the Seattle Seahawks defense stifled Philadelphia in a 24-14 victory over the Eagles on Sunday.
Sat., Dec. 6, 2014
Eagles front 4 boasting big numbers
PHILADELPHIA – Not since their front four boasted the likes of Reggie White, Clyde Simmons, Jerome Brown and Mike Pitts have the Philadelphia Eagles been as good on the pass …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
Eagles’ LeSean McCoy could set franchise mark against Seahawks
PHILADELPHIA – 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. The Philadelphia …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner fills all gaps
RENTON, Wash. – The best way to understand Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner is as a giant eraser – a cog in the middle of Seattle’s defense that quickly scrubs mistakes. …
Thu., Dec. 4, 2014, 4:46 p.m.
Seahawks’ surging defense to be tested by Eagles
After losing Brandon Mebane for the year and allowing 190 yards rushing to the Kansas City Chiefs three weeks ago, the Seattle Seahawks defense looked like it may be unable …
Thu., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Wed., 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 …
Tue., 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 …
Sat., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
UPDATED: Thu., 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 …
Thu., 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 …
Sun., 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: Sun., 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.
Sun., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Fri., 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.