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Seahawks hope RB room proves to be more than Rashaad Penny

Aug. 05, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — As recent years have shown, keeping their running backs healthy for an entire season has been an issue for the Seattle Seahawks. So while the Seahawks are going into this season with the intention of using Rashaad Penny as their featured back, it seems more...

Artie Burns hopes to capitalize on new chance with Seahawks

Aug. 03, 2022 19:40 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Whether it’s been injury or underperformance, Artie Burns has never quite matched the expectations that followed him coming out of college. But he still has the talent that made him a first-round selection six years ago. And coming off a promising 2021...

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll tests positive for COVID-19

Aug. 01, 2022 18:03 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced on Monday. The Seahawks issued a statement about an hour before their fifth training camp practice started. The team said Carroll — who is fully vaccinated — tested...

DK Metcalf says he bluffed Seahawks during contract talks

Jul. 29, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Now that the deal was signed and DK Metcalf had the security and financial reward he was seeking, Seattle’s young wide receiver could acknowledge he played some games with the Seahawks through the negotiation process. “I was going to be here, as much as I...

AP sources: Seahawks expected to sign Metcalf to extension

Jul. 28, 2022 21:57 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are expected to sign wide receiver DK Metcalf to a three-year contract extension that will be worth up to $72 million, according to two people with knowledge of the deal. The people spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday on the...

Emotional K.J. Wright steps away after 11-year NFL career

Jul. 28, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Before he stepped to the podium, K.J. Wright was hopeful he’d be able to keep his emotions in check. It took only a couple of minutes for the tears to start. “I gave this game every ounce I had in my body. I gave it my heart and my soul. I...

Adams leaves Seahawks to seek medical opinions on fingers

Jul. 28, 2022 20:02 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will be without safety Jamal Adams for an unknown period after he left training camp to seek additional medical opinions about the surgically repaired fingers on his left hand, coach Pete Carroll said Thursday. Adams participated in the...

Chiefs signing veteran DE Carlos Dunlap to 1-year contract

Jul. 28, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs signed defensive end Carlos Dunlap to a one-year deal worth up to $8 million on Thursday, giving them an experienced pass rusher opposite Frank Clark and first-round pick George Karlaftis another veteran presence. The 33-year-old Dunlap was...

DK Metcalf watches as Seahawks QB competition gets underway

Jul. 27, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — DK Metcalf was a spectator because of his ongoing contract extension talks, but it allowed him a pretty good view of the biggest question facing the Seattle Seahawks on the first day of training camp. Metcalf watched as Geno Smith took the first round of snaps...

K.J. Wright retires after signing 1-day deal with Seahawks

Jul. 27, 2022 16:01 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks signed veteran linebacker K.J. Wright to a one-day contract on Wednesday so he could retire with the team that drafted him more than a decade ago. Wright, 33, was selected in the fourth-round of the 2011 draft out of Mississippi State and...