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No surprise as Carlos Hyde will count $2.75 million against Seahawks’ salary cap

Hyde’s signing became official this week, and the contract calls for him to make a base salary of $1.5 million with bonuses of $1.25 million.

UPDATED: Fri., May 29, 2020

Seahawks OL Duane Brown staying in the moment as he prepares for 13th NFL season

Duane Brown is the second-oldest Seahawk at 34, entering his 13th NFL season in a career in which he has established himself as one of the best left tackles of …

UPDATED: Fri., May 29, 2020

NCAA offers plan to bring athletes back to campus

The NCAA has released a long and detailed plan to help schools bring athletes back to campus during the pandemic

UPDATED: Thu., May 28, 2020

Bob Condotta: How does Seahawks’ ground game look with addition of Carlos Hyde?

In six of Pete Carroll’s 10 seasons with Seattle, the Seahawks have ranked among the top six in the NFL in the percentage of times they ran the ball – …

UPDATED: Wed., May 27, 2020

Bob Condotta: With the roster just about complete, have the Seahawks made themselves better?

There’s only one real offseason goal for any NFL team, such as the Seahawks – get better.

UPDATED: Mon., May 25, 2020

What life is like for a quarantined NFL player through the eyes of Seahawks safety Quandre Diggs

Seahawks safety Quandre Diggs won’t go as far as saying he’s enjoying quarantine.

UPDATED: Sat., May 23, 2020

Russell Wilson may want Seahawks to sign Antonio Brown, but a lot would have to happen first

As any close observer of the Seahawks should know by now, the public stance of coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider is that the team will always research …

Seahawks sign running back Carlos Hyde to one-year contract

The Seahawks’ pursuit of a veteran running back to add depth at a position that last year was decimated by injuries ended Friday as the team agreed to a one-year …

UPDATED: Fri., May 22, 2020

Larry Stone: Seahawks’ Russell Wilson has shown he can be like Mike regarding perceived slights

On the surface, Wilson and Michael Jordan couldn’t be more divergent. Wilson would never even think of riding his teammates as Jordan did. But like the Chicago Bulls great, the …

UPDATED: Thu., May 21, 2020

Tom Brady’s Super Bowl journeys to be part of 2021 ESPN series

Tom Brady’s journey to each of his nine Super Bowls with the New England Patriots will be the subject of an ESPN series released in 2021

UPDATED: Thu., May 21, 2020

Matt Calkins: Even if Jadeveon Clowney returns, Seahawks need another career year from Bruce Irvin

Bruce Irvin is used to shouldering lofty expectations. That’s part of the burden that comes with being a first-round draft pick, as the defensive end was for Seattle back in …

NFL looks at adding ‘booth umpire’ and tech adviser for refs

The NFL is considering adding a “booth umpire” and a senior technology adviser to the referee to assist the officiating crew.

Fort Benton Longhorn football coach Jory Thompson discusses 2020 football preparation

Hear from Fort Benton head football coach Jory Thompson as he discusses his plan for keeping his student athletes prepared for football season.

Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar surrenders to Florida police on armed-robbery charges

A day after his lawyer said he had affidavits proving his innocence, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar surrendered to the Miramar, Fla., Police Department on four felony charges of armed …

UPDATED: Fri., May 15, 2020

Seahawks, Browns discussed Russell Wilson trade in 2018

The headline on the Pro Football Talk story was undoubtedly eye-catching — “Could Russell Wilson be traded by the Seahawks?” Well, “could” is a powerful word.

UPDATED: Fri., May 15, 2020

NFL teams can reopen facilities Tuesday – with provisos

NFL teams can begin reopening their facilities on Tuesday if state and local governments will allow it.

Seahawks re-sign Geno Smith to fill out backup quarterback battle

Thursday, the Seahawks made a move to put that talk to a stop, agreeing to re-sign Geno Smith, who served as Russell Wilson’s backup last year and will compete to …

UPDATED: Thu., May 14, 2020

Quinton Dunbar’s time in Seattle seems tenuous after robbery charges

Quinton Dunbar spent Thursday morning on a video conference talking about what he could add to the Seattle Seahawks defense after arriving via a trade in March.

Bob Condotta: The Seahawks need a backup QB, but Cam Newton seems to be an unlikely fit

Whoever first said that timing is everything has never been proven wrong.

UPDATED: Fri., May 8, 2020

Seahawks receiver D.K. Metcalf, Jacksonville’s Gardner Minshew shared experiences, lessons with 547 rookies

D.K. Metcalf says the best advice he received as a rookie was to sit down last at team meetings.

UPDATED: Fri., May 8, 2020

Seahawks schedule analysis: Ranking and breaking down each game on Seattle’s 2020 slate

So we finally have dates, times and TV designations to go along with the team names on the Seahawks’ regular-season schedule for 2020.

Seahawks open 2020 season against Falcons as schedule features four primetime games

For all the talk of how the 2020 NFL schedule might look different due to the novel coronavirus, when it was finally unveiled Thursday, Seattle’s slate looked pretty similar to …

UPDATED: Thu., May 7, 2020

Kicking off: Texans at Chiefs to open NFL season Sept. 10

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hosting Houston on Sept. 10 in the NFL’s annual kickoff game – pending developments in the coronavirus …

NFL coach Don Shula’s legendary career

Don Shula – who died Monday at age 90 – won more games than any other NFL coach and was the only NFL coach who led a team to a …

Wife of Earl Thomas reportedly pointed gun at former Seahawk in domestic incident

Earl Thomas was not arrested in the incident, TMZ reported. Nina Thomas, according to the report, was arrested for burglary of a residence with intent to commit aggravated assault. She …

UPDATED: Wed., May 6, 2020

NFL sets protocols for reopening of team facilities

The NFL has set protocols for reopening team facilities and has told the 32 teams to have them in place by May 15.

UPDATED: Wed., May 6, 2020

Larry Stone: Here’s why Marshawn Lynch’s possible return to the Seahawks shouldn’t happen this time

You could dream about Lynch coming back to the Seahawks, as he revealed Monday that the two sides are discussing, and this time leading them back to the Super Bowl. …

UPDATED: Tue., May 5, 2020

Planning normal season, NFL still forms ticket refund policy

While planning to play a full regular-season schedule, the NFL has formulated a ticket refund plan for canceled games or those held without fans.

Greg Olsen learning Seahawks system during a different offseason

Every day he has a meeting scheduled, Greg Olsen leaves his house in Charlotte, North Carolina, and travels a few minutes away to the office where his foundation is located.

UPDATED: Tue., May 5, 2020

Marshawn Lynch tells ESPN his agent ‘has been in talks’ with Seahawks about returning in 2020

Since the final gun sounded on the Seahawks’ playoff loss to Green Bay in January at Lambeau Field, no one involved has ruled out that Marshawn Lynch’s return to the …