Carroll calls Sunday’s Seahawks-Rams game a ‘huge championship opportunity’

RENTON, Wash. – Coach Pete Carroll says L.A. Rams QB Jared Goff has been doing a great job this year, but the Seahawks defense will be closely watching someone else in the Rams high-powered offense when they clash Sunday. Running back Todd Gurley is “the centerpiece” of the offense,” Carroll said, and “he’s the one that really you have to stop.” As he does every week, Carroll set aside some time for an exclusive interview with the home of the […]

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The Seahawks know they ‘have to do everything right to have a chance’ against the Rams

RENTON, Wash. – Another Sunday, another tall order. After running the gauntlet of the Philadelphia Eagles and Jacksonville Jaguars the past two weeks, the Settle Seahawks are facing their latest “most important game of the season”: A matchup with the Los Angeles Rams (9-4) at CenturyLink Field that could very well decide the NFC West. Although the Seahawks pulled out a tough 16-10 victory on the road in October, coach Pete Carroll said last week that he’s expecting an exceptionally […]

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Report: Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, two players fined by the NFL

SEATTLE — Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has been fined $10,000 by the NFL for walking onto the field during Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to reports. Carroll and three other coaches were fined for “improperly entering the playing field” during last week’s games, NFL Network reporter Tom Pelissero said. The NFL has fined #Saints coach Sean Payton and #Seahawks coach Pete Carroll $10,000 each for improperly entering the playing field during recent games, I’m told. — Tom Pelissero […]

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Seahawks add depth at linebacker, place Aboushi on injured reserve

RENTON, Wash. — With concerns about depth at linebacker, the Seattle Seahawks have promoted linebacker Paul Dawson off their practice squad and placed offensive lineman Oday Aboushi on injured reserve. The Seahawks made the roster moves Wednesday before beginning preparations for Sunday’s NFC West matchup against the Los Angeles Rams. Seattle is uncertain of the status of linebackers Bobby Wagner (hamstring) and K.J. Wright (concussion). Dawson was a third-round pick of the Bengals in 2015. He played 13 games in […]

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Carroll: ‘Everybody’s remorseful. We don’t want to play like that, we don’t want to look like that. Ever.’

RENTON, Wash. – Pete Carroll said what started as a legitimate chance to get the ball back for one last possession Sunday quickly turned into something that was “wrong.” Carroll said a series of increasingly ugly incidents at the end of the Seattle Seahawks’ 30-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars began when defensive end Michael Bennett tried to time the snap to strip the ball and force a turnover. “What Mike was doing was, he was trying to swipe the […]

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Seahawks’ McDowell issues apology after weekend arrest

SEATTLE – The Seahawks’ top draft pick apologized Monday after reportedly being arrested over the weekend outside an Atlanta-area nightclub. TMZ reported that Malik McDowell was arrested for disorderly conduct following an argument with staff members about money. “I am embarrassed by the situation and my actions on Saturday,” McDowell wrote on Twitter. “I would like to apologize to the Atlanta Police Department, SL Lounge, the entire Seattle Seahawks organization and my teammates. I am a young man who made […]

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NFL reportedly won’t suspend any Seahawks for Sunday’s fracas

SEATTLE – Nobody will be suspended for the extra-curricular ugliness during Sunday’s game between the Seattle Seahawks and Jacksonville Jaguars, according to several reports. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport both said the league is reviewing the events for possible discipline, but no suspensions are expected to be handed down. The late-game actions of the #Seahawks and #Jaguars players are being reviewed for possible discipline, source says. No suspensions, though. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 11, 2017 Frustration from […]

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NFL reportedly won’t suspend any Seahawks for Sunday’s fracas

SEATTLE – Nobody will be suspended for the extra-curricular ugliness during Sunday’s game between the Seattle Seahawks and Jacksonville Jaguars, according to several reports. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport both said the league is reviewing the events for possible discipline, but no suspensions are expected to be handed down. The late-game actions of the #Seahawks and #Jaguars players are being reviewed for possible discipline, source says. No suspensions, though. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 11, 2017 Frustration from […]

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Richardson, Jefferson ejected as Seahawks’ loss devolves into melee in final minutes

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Sunday’s loss didn’t sit well with the Seattle Seahawks. The Seahawks had two players ejected in the final minute of a 30-24 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson was ejected for throwing a punch during a melee that included defensive tackle Michael Bennett and Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette. More pushing and shoving occurred after the next play, and defensive end Quinton Jefferson was tossed. Jefferson tried to climb into the stands after getting […]

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