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DeShawn Shead got plenty of work at safety against Vikings

A few day-after thoughts on what we learned from the Seahawks’ second preseason game, a 25-19 loss to Minnesota that otherwise will drift quickly into the abyss of the memory. …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 18, 2019, 9:59 p.m.

Seattle Seahawks fall to Minnesota Vikings 25-19

Rookie tight end Irv Smith Jr. and backup wide receiver Brandon Zylstra each had touchdown receptions for Minnesota and the Vikings displayed depth and versatility in their passing game in …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 17, 2019, 8:35 p.m.

DK Metcalf among several to keep an eye on as Seahawks visit Vikings

Will Seahawks fans finally get a chance to watch Russell Wilson, Chris Carson, Tyler Lockett, K.J. Wright and many other starting players who sat out the preseason opener a week …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 7:48 p.m.

Matt Calkins: This year’s Seahawks team has been unusually quiet

This year’s subject of the HBO series “Hard Knocks” is the silver and black, and AB is reality-show gold. He has the potential to lead the sports headlines any time …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 7:10 p.m.

From Eagle to Seahawk: Jay-Tee Tiuli fights to earn a place on Seattle’s D-line

Former Eastern Washington star defensive tackle Jay-Tee Tiuli hopes, at the very least, to earn a spot on the Seahawks practice roster and gain a foothold in the NFL. The …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 4:58 p.m.

Seahawks’ Pete Carroll is the NFL’s oldest head coach. You wouldn’t know it by watching him.

Pete Carroll is starting his ninth season as coach of the Seattle Seahawks – two Super Bowl appearances, one championship, now two years into his first NFL rebuild – and …


Bobby Wagner returns to practice for Seahawks after brief absence

Bobby Wagner was back in pads and on the practice field for the Seattle Seahawks although it remains unclear whether the All-Pro linebacker will see any action during the preseason. …


Seahawks hope Chris Carson, Rashaad Penny can form potent running duo

Chris Carson ran for more than 1,100 yards last year for the Seattle Seahawks. Still there is a good chance Carson will find himself sharing the workload this season with …


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 6:18 p.m.

Seahawks snapper Tyler Ott considers new contract a mission accomplished

What was an already nomadic NFL path for Tyler Ott took a particularly unexpected turn in January 2017.


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 9:24 p.m.

Matt Calkins: ‘It’s not football anymore’ – Are NFL safety rules going too far? Some Seahawks believe so

While watching a game Saturday night, one of the most ferocious hitters in Seahawks history weighed in on his area of expertise.


Seahawks may turn to committee approach at nickel back

The Seahawks may turn to a corner-by-committee strategy to replace Justin Coleman as their nickel back this season. Coleman signed a four-year deal with the Lions in free agency after …


UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 7:37 p.m.

Rookie WR Gary Jennings shows his stuff at Seahawks camp

During what was officially the 13th practice of Seahawks training camp, Gary Jennings – a fourth-round pick out of West Virginia taken number 120 overall – was the undeniable star.


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 8:11 p.m.

J.T. Barrett hopes to catch on with Seahawks after roller coaster beginning to NFL career

In barely more than a year in the NFL, J.T. Barrett has endured a dizzying enough of a ride that he insisted Sunday all he feels is grateful for another …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 6:32 p.m.

Xavier Turner’s journey to the edge of Seahawks’ roster: 9,064 miles, 4 teams, 3 tryouts, 1 NFL debut

The guy who wound up leading the Seahawks in rushing during Thursday’s first preseason game knew almost nothing about his new team, nothing about Seattle and virtually none of the …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 6:55 p.m.

Larry Stone: Quiet night from Seahawks rookie DK Metcalf is a reminder to scale back the near-hysterical hype

Somehow, DK Metcalf didn’t debut with a 100-yard pass reception and vault into the upper deck to celebrate.


Paxton Lynch gets his revenge as Seahawks top Broncos 22-14

SEATTLE – Paxton Lynch threw for one score and ran for another against his former team as part of an impressive second-half performance, leading the Seattle Seahawks to a 22-14 …


UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 7:43 p.m.

Analysis: Five things to watch in the Seahawks’ first preseason game Thursday vs. the Denver Broncos

Many other starters also will sit out and those who do play won’t play much, with coach Pete Carroll saying the team is emphasizing more than ever getting young players …


Report: Sentencing date set for Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks on Sept. 25

Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks will be sentenced on an insider trading charge on Sept. 25, according to a report Wednesday from TMZ Sports.


Seahawks’ Barkevious Mingo back at defensive end

Barkevious Mingo is all about being a defensive end. The former first-round pick is in favor of moving back to the position where he was a star in college. The …


UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 8:47 p.m.

Matt Calkins: For Seahawks’ D.J. Fluker, being big is old news; being counted upon each week doesn’t get old

When you’re talking to Seahawks guard D.J. Fluker, don’t worry so much about technical detail. Just enjoy the ride. Listen to him talk about how he couldn’t play Pop Warner …


Geno Smith, Paxton Lynch competing for backup QB spot with Seahawks

In the grand scheme of things, serving as the backup to Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is mostly meaningless.


Seahawks’ Barkevious Mingo pleased to be pure pash rusher again

At age 28 — and having already been labeled by many as a bust after he was taken with the sixth overall pick of the 2013 draft by Cleveland and …


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 4:36 p.m.

Cassius Marsh ‘thankful for how good we have it here’ after returning to Seahawks

It’s not just what you hear in the words of his coaches that gives a sense that the Cassius Marsh playing for the Seahawks now is different from the Cassius …


Russell Wilson misses Seahawks practice to attend grandfather’s funeral

Wilson is expected back in Seattle for the Seahawks’ practice Saturday, a mock game that will be held at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell. He is expected to return to …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 9:25 p.m.

Fists fly as Ethan Pocic, Jarran Reed sidelined on sixth day of Seahawks training camp

Linemen Ethan Pocic and Jarran Reed livened up practice with a little tussle that led to players on both sides converging in a big pile in the middle of the …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5:28 p.m.

Matt Calkins: Seahawks punter Michael Dickson on his Pro Bowl rookie season – Meh

Few besides Dickson would call his 2018 campaign anything short of stellar. It wasn’t just the distance in which he would boom his kicks, it was the pitching-wedge-like control he’d …


UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 7:07 p.m.

At Seahawks camp, former Husky Ben Burr-Kirven excited to ‘show the guys the kind of player I am’

The Seahawks’ fifth practice of training camp ended Tuesday with Ben Burr-Kirven fulfilling an annual rite of passage for a rookie: carrying a veteran’s shoulder pads and helmet into the …


UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 7:27 p.m.

Larry Stone: Is running back C.J. Prosise’s storyline ready to take another turn?

When he first showed up in Seahawks camp in 2016, a third-round pick out of Notre Dame, the dominant C.J. Prosise storyline was his dazzling potential.


Rookie Cody Barton goes from middle of nowhere to just about everywhere on Seahawks defense

Seahawks linebacker Cody Barton spent his first summer as a professional football player about as unglamorously as possible.


UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 5:08 p.m.

L.J. Collier’s injury means the Seahawks could have to explore options at defensive end

The early reports that Seahawks first-round pick L.J. Collier suffered only a high-ankle sprain on Tuesday elicited at least a little, initial sigh of relief.