Word from the NFL owners meeting is Seahawks will (of course) stay in Seattle

Not that there was much cause for concern, but word from the NFL owners meeting Wednesday is that the Seahawks are going to stay in the wake of Paul Allen’s death earlier this week. The fall league meeting just happened to fall this week in New York, as Seahawks fans were mourning the sudden death of the team’s longtime owner. While many seem to think the team will be sold, every public comment indicated the team is in Seattle for […]

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Pete Carroll remembers Paul Allen: ‘He wanted to do special, unique, extraordinary things’

RENTON, Wash. –Pete Carroll reflected on Paul Allen’s life on Tuesday, saying his former boss was “a good dude” who gave him “a life’s experience” as coach of the Seattle Seahawks and “stood up for the place he loved” when the bought the team. Carroll spoke at the VMAC as the team broke for the bye week, one day after Allen died of complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. “I’m going to miss the spirit of his vision,” Carroll said. “Look what […]

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Blimey! Seahawks come home from London with brilliant win over Raiders

LONDON – Pete Carroll became the winningest coach in Seattle Seahawks history Sunday, and he did it in classic Pete Carroll fashion. The Seahawks put together their most complete game in recent memory, rolling over old friend Marshawn Lynch and the Oakland Raiders at Wembley Stadium, 27-3 Strong running attack? Check. Big game from Russell Wilson? Check. Stifling defense that forced turnovers and kept constant pressure on the quarterback? Check, check, check. The win was Carroll’s 91st in Seattle, giving […]

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Vannett, Prosise, Jordan among Seahawks’ inactives against Raiders

Nick Vannett won’t get to play in London after all. The Seattle Seahawks listed the tight end as inactive before their game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, leaving them even thinner than expected at the position for their game at Wembley Stadium. Vannett had missed practiced early in the week with a back  injury, but he was a limited participant Thursday. Coach Pete Carroll said he thought Vannett would be ready, though he was listed as questionable on the […]

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LIVE UPDATES: Seattle Seahawks vs. Oakland Raiders in London

All the ingredients are in place for a memorable game. The Seattle Seahawks are in London on Sunday to play the Oakland Raiders in historic Wembley Stadium, facing off against Marshawn Lynch as they once again fight to get their season on track. A win today and Seattle would head into the bye week with a 3-3 record and three wins in four games. A loss would put it at a tenuous 2-4 heading into the final 10 games of […]

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Seahawks fired up to play Marshawn Lynch: ‘I like playing against guys I like’

SEATTLE – The Seattle Seahawks have finally reached a point where it won’t be quite so awkward to be face-to-face with their ex for the first time. That works out very well for them, as they’ve finally found their running game again in time for their first regular-season matchup against former star running back Marshawn Lynch and the Oakland Raiders on Sunday at London’s Wembley Stadium in a 10 a.m. (PDT) game that will be broadcast on Q13 FOX. Coach […]

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Seahawks’ Pete Carroll says ‘it’s going to be an international 12s gathering’ at London game

LONDON — It’s no secret the 12s from the states are well-represented in London ahead of the Raiders vs. Seahawks game Sunday. But who knew there was such a contingent of international Seahawks fans? Seahawks coach Pete Carroll told Q13 News Sports Director Aaron Levine that around 1,400 fans from a Seahawks UK booster club plan to be at the game. And another 300 more German fans are flying to London. Carroll talked with Levine ahead of Sunday’s game, which […]

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Growing up Griffin: Twins’ father savors success after decades of challenging his sons

SEATTLE – Shaquill and Shaquem Griffin are already two of the most recognized – and beloved – players on the Seattle Seahawks’ roster. Between the brothers’ obvious bond with each other, the joy they obviously take in playing football, and Shaquem’s ability to overcome the odds and become the NFL’s first one-handed player, it’s not hard to see why. Q13 News spent some time with the twins and their father, Terry, to find out what it was like growing up […]

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