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UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020

Feed the Beast: Marshawn Lynch the focus of Pete Carroll’s plan to fix Seahawks’ running woes

One change on the horizon as Seattle prepares for a divisional playoff game Sunday at Green Bay: play Marshawn Lynch more.

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 1, 2020

Matt Calkins: Nobody intrigues Seattle sports fans like Marshawn Lynch

With Marshawn Lynch re-signing with the Seahawks, these past nine days have been among the wilder ones in franchise history. But they also confirmed something – that nobody intrigues Seattle …

Matt Calkins: Pete Carroll doesn’t throw players under the bus, and maybe that’s why Marshawn Lynch is back

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll plays the long game when it comes to player punishment. “We’re not going to spank the guys publicly,” he said.

For Marshawn Lynch’s return to be a success, he’ll need to perform on the field

From the standpoint of electrifying a fan base, Marshawn Lynch’s arrival has already been a smashing success.

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 24, 2019

Marshawn Lynch’s return provides a spark for Seahawks locker room

When Marshawn Lynch played his last game for Seattle in January 2016, a playoff loss to Carolina, the idea of him ever wearing a Seahawks uniform again seemed preposterous.

Larry Stone: As improbable as it may be, Marshawn Lynch could be the Seahawks’ Christmas miracle

Was anyone talking Monday about the most abysmal Seahawks performance of the year? Barely. All the buzz – and it quickly turned into a din – revolved around the ramifications …

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 23, 2019

Beast Mode returns: Seahawks sign Marshawn Lynch

The Seattle Seahawks have reunited with Marshawn Lynch. The bruising, 33-year-old running back known as “Beast Mode” signed a contract with the Seahawks on Monday night, his agent confirmed on …

UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 22, 2019

Seahawks lost a lot more than the game against Cardinals

In the quiet of a locker room stunned by all they’d just lost, Seahawks general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll huddled with quarterback Russell Wilson. But this wasn’t …

Running back Marshawn Lynch reportedly retires

Marshawn Lynch is calling it a career – again – as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Wednesday morning that Beast Mode doesn’t plan to play football again.

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018

Seahawks bottle up former teammate Marshawn Lynch

One of the major pregame storylines didn’t turn into much by the time the game was over — Marshawn Lynch’s first game against his former team.

Seahawks’ running game has been stuck in neutral since Marshawn Lynch’s glory days

Maybe it’s just the percentages of football catching up to the Seahawks.

John Blanchette: Handing the ball to Marshawn Lynch in Super Bowl XLIX turns the Seahawks into an unstoppable dynasty – or he’s stopped short

Not that you need any reminders. It is the wound that won’t scab over, the acid reflux that won’t go away. In this part of the country, it’s the rebuke …

Seahawks too familiar with slow start to season

By this point, Seahawks fans are undoubtedly wishing that the team didn’t seem to take so literally one of coach Pete Carroll’s pet sayings that “it’s not how you start, …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 17, 2017

Marshawn Lynch scores, does a little dance in Oakland homecoming

Marshawn Lynch’s Oakland homecoming turned into a dance party.

Marshawn Lynch fined $12K, 3 Pittsburgh Steelers docked $24K

Marshawn Lynch was fined $12,154 by the league for flipping the middle finger on both hands last Sunday in the fourth quarter of the Oakland Raider’s 26-16 victory at Tennessee.

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017

Jared Goff, Cooper Kupp shine in Rams 24-21 exhibition win over Raiders

Derek Carr threw two touchdown passes for Oakland in his first game since breaking his leg last season and Jared Goff led three scoring drives for the Rams as both …

NFL capsules: Marshawn Lynch sits during anthem in Raiders loss in Arizona

Marshawn Lynch made the biggest news of what otherwise was a routine preseason NFL game by sitting during the national anthem prior to the Oakland Raiders’ 20-10 loss to the …

Marshawn Lynch decided on comeback after Raiders announced move to Las Vegas

For Marshawn Lynch, the decision to come out of retirement and resume his NFL career was made as soon as the league announced his hometown Raiders were leaving for Las …

AP source: Raiders agree to deal with Marshawn Lynch

ALAMEDA, Calif. – A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the Oakland Raiders have agreed to a two-year contract to bring running back Marshawn Lynch out …

Marshawn Lynch contract talks with Raiders hitting another lull as reports surface Oakland wants deal done by NFL Draft

A report from the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport on Tuesday indicated that the Raiders have set a deadline of getting Marshawn Lynch signed to a contract by the NFL Draft …

Marshawn Lynch refutes reported agreement with Raiders

One minute Friday, it appeared Marshawn Lynch was indeed on his way out of retirement and ready to become an Oakland Raider. The next, there appeared no more resolution to …

Relationship between Seahawks’ John Schneider, Raiders’ Reggie McKenzie may help land Marshawn Lynch in Oakland

The relationship Seahawks general manager John Schneider has from previously working with Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie may indeed pay off for Marshawn Lynch. And for Seattle.

NFL players could face discipline for participating in Las Vegas arm-wrestling contest

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman and running back Marshawn Lynch, who is contemplating a return to pro football, were among the 32 current and …

John McGrath: Marshawn Lynch is the master of staying relevant even when he is irrelevant

Marshawn Lynch is a man on a mission. He’s determined to make news while doing nothing worthy of making news.

Pete Carroll says Marshawn Lynch is ‘somewhat entertaining’ the idea of returning

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday at the NFL league meetings that running back Marshawn Lynch “is somewhat entertaining” the idea of coming out of retirement.

UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017

Seahawks agree to deals with Luke Willson, DeShawn Shead while wild rumors fill air

The Seattle Seahawks brought back two of their most popular players. They also signed two new veterans. One adds some more experience on their offensive line.

UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017

Seattle Seahawks, RB Eddie Lacy agree to one-year contract

Running back Eddie Lacy, who played just five games last year, was the Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2013, when he rushed for 1,178 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Seahawks will try to rediscover their running game in playoff opener against Lions

The Seattle Seahawks announced this week that they will have University of Washington seismologists at the ready Saturday night to provide real-time monitoring of the ground vibrations generated by fans …

Sensors to capture any earth shaking during Seahawks game

Scientists with the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network are installing new sensors to measure the earth shaking during Saturday’s Seahawks football game against the Detroit Lions.

Life after Marshawn Lynch hands Seahawks twists, turns

As eccentric as Marshawn Lynch might have been off the field, he was one of the Seahawks’ steadiest presences on it from the day he arrived in October 2010 until …