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Can the Seahawks’ last remaining starters from the 2014 Super Bowl – Russell Wilson, K.J. Wright and Bobby Wagner – get to a third?

With Russell Wilson, K.J. Wright and Bobby Wagner, the Seahawks built a Super Bowl champion. Now that their contracts are settled, the question now is whether Seattle can build one …

Seahawks filled every need during offseason

Finally, just as a new football season really kicks into gear, the Seahawks can claim they have checked every item on their offseason to-do list.

After uncertainty, K.J. Wright happy to still be in Seattle

At this time a year ago, K.J. Wright was entering a contract year with no certainty he would stay with the only team he’d ever played for. Then he got …

UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 8:26 p.m.

Five questions as Seahawks take the field as a team for OTAs

For the first time since the wild-card playoff loss this past January in Dallas, the Seattle Seahawks take the field as a whole this week at the Virginia Mason Athletic …

Seahawks bring back D.J. Fluker, K.J. Wright, add Mike Iupati

The Seattle Seahawks are keeping a couple of key pieces from last year’s playoff team while adding to their offensive line. The Seahawks announced a pair of signings on Thursday, …

UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:11 p.m.

K.J. Wright will be back with the Seahawks in 2019, on two-year deal

Wright was an unrestricted free agent for the first time in his NFL career and briefly tested the market.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:38 p.m.

Lament, regret after Seahawks ousted early from playoffs

Now that it’s over, Russell Wilson’s belief in the comparison of where the Seattle Seahawks were during his rookie season in 2012 and this season has only grown stronger. Seattle …

K.J. Wright thrilled to rejoin Seahawks after setback in rehab

Linebacker K.J. Wright is finally set to make his season debut when the Seahawks travel to Detroit on Sunday. Wright’s return from injury comes a month later than he expected. …

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 8:35 p.m.

Seahawks back from bye, with K.J. Wright, Ed Dickson practicing

The Seahawks got back to work Monday following their trip to London and their bye week. They were on the field for a little more than an hour at the …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 4:54 p.m.

Seahawks will be shorthanded for Monday’s game with Bears

The Seahawks will play the Chicago Bears Monday night at Solider Field in what looms as much of a must-win game as there can be this early in the season …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 6:04 p.m.

When he was most needed, Seahawks linebacker Austin Calitro answered the call

After being signed and released by four teams last season, Villanova product Austin Calitro is making the most of his second opportunity in Seattle. That means rotating with Shaquem Griffin …

Pete Carroll: K.J. Wright likely out couple of weeks for Seahawks

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: 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, …

K.J. Wright has knee surgery; status for Seahawks’ opener unknown

The Seattle Seahawks’ remodeled defense could be without one of its top holdovers when the regular season begins.

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 9:45 p.m.

Bobby Wagner wants to finish his career with the Seahawks, but he’s watching how they handle K.J. Wright’s contract

Seattle’s standout linebacker has two years remaining on his contract.

UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 4:22 p.m.

Seahawks’ changes leave linebackers Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright as veteran voices

Seahawks linebackers Bobby Wagner and K.J. Wright haven’t always received big attention on the Seattle defense. That was often reserved for the secondary with the catchy nickname or Michael Bennett …

Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright makes most of bizarre holiday adventure

Man, did K.J. Wright earn this Christmas Day off. The Seahawks’ standout linebacker’s past week just about resembled Clark Griswold’s holiday adventure.

UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 8:33 p.m.

On eve of showdown with Philadelphia, Seahawks say they aren’t finished yet

Turning points don’t always present themselves clearly.

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 5:17 p.m.

Seahawks appear well-suited to slow down Rams and their young guns

These Rams are rampaging. Todd Gurley is second in the NFL in rushing yards. He also leads Los Angeles with 20 receptions. Jared Goff has a higher passer rating than …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:58 p.m.

‘Process’ on knee completed, Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright is back and promises to be ready for season

Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright said Tuesday he’s back to full speed after missing last week to have a process done on his knee.

Understanding pass game led to evolution of Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner

Listing all the ways Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner believes he’s a better player than four years ago when the Seahawks last came across the Atlanta Falcons in the postseason would …

Seahawks’ top-rated defense ready to square off against Falcons’ No. 1 offense

The question made Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright pause. When, Wright was asked, did he think the Seahawks last played an offense as good as Atlanta’s, a team Seattle will face …

Seahawks K.J. Wright, Bobby Wagner hold their in pass coverage

When Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright watches film, he’s usually focusing on the offense, looking for clues on how to stop that week’s opponent.

Seahawks’ K.J. Wright master of disruption

K.J. Wright made a play in the preseason so remarkable that every once in a while I’ll find it just to watch it again. That was 10 weeks ago.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 20, 2015, 7:41 p.m.

Seahawks a surprising disappointment through 6 weeks

When Pete Carroll struggled as a head coach during his first stint in the NFL, and when Southern California was in its rebuilding phase during his early years in Los …

‘Perfect play’ by Seahawks’ Kam Chancellor, K.J. Wright overshadowed by officials’ mistake

The NFL world is hotly debating Monday night’s play in which Seattle Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright illegally batted the football out of the end zone.

Seahawks sign linebacker K.J. Wright to 4-year extension

RENTON, Wash. – K.J. Wright has $27 million new reasons to be smiling as widely as he was Wednesday afternoon before practice. “I had a number in my head that …

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 18, 2014, 4:11 p.m.

Seahawks sign K.J. Wright to 4-year extension

RENTON, Wash. — The conversations started in the spring and as much as K.J. Wright wanted to believe the Seattle Seahawks legitimately wanted to keep him around long-term, the fact …

Harvin ruled out for NFC title game

RENTON, Wash. – Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin will miss Sunday’s NFC championship game after he was not cleared by doctors following a concussion suffered in last week’s playoff …