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FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin (49) and cornerback Shaquill Griffin (26) shake hands with fans after an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. The NFL is partnering with three non-profit, non-partisan organizations to get out the vote as the league leverages its “Inspire Change” initiative. The program will support and encourage voting and civic engagement efforts of current and former NFL players, club and league personnel and fans beginning Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, until Election Day in November. The Griffins are at the forefront of the movement among players. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

NFL partners with three organizations to get out the vote

Aug. 6, 2020 9:02 AM EDT

The NFL is partnering with three non-profit, non-partisan organizations to get out the vote as the league leverages its “Inspire Change” initiative. The program will support and encourage voting and civic engagement efforts of current and former NFL players, club and league personnel and fans...

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2019, file photo, New York Jets strong safety Jamal Adams (33) plays during the second half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md.  Adams got his wish. He wanted out of New York and away from the Jets. His new home is in Seattle and for what the Seahawks gave up, they need Adams to play like an All-Pro. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Carroll gets look at Adams on field as Seahawks move ahead

Aug. 3, 2020 7:45 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Pete Carroll finally had the chance to see new safety Jamal Adams on the field in a Seattle Seahawks uniform Monday. It was during the kind of workout Carroll would have conducted months ago in a normal NFL offseason, not less than six weeks before the scheduled season opener. ...

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2019, file photo, Seattle Seahawks strong safety Bradley McDougald (30) jogs on the field during warmups before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in Seattle. The Seahawks recently traded him, along with a 2021 first-round draft pick, a 2022 first-rounder and a 2021 third-rounder to the New York Jets for safety Jamal Adams and a 2022 fourth-rounder. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)

McDougald looks to earn respect with Jets, not replace Adams

Jul. 31, 2020 3:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bradley McDougald was enjoying a meal while out with his family last Saturday when his phone rang. He looked down, and it was Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider. The veteran safety suddenly got nervous. “I thought I was in trouble,” he said with a smile during a...

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2019, file photo, New York Jets strong safety Jamal Adams (33) plays during the second half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md.  Adams got his wish. He wanted out of New York and away from the Jets. His new home is in Seattle and for what the Seahawks gave up, they need Adams to play like an All-Pro. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Jamal Adams leaves stress behind with new start in Seattle

Jul. 30, 2020 6:56 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The day before he became the newest member of the Seattle Seahawks, it was apparent to those around Jamal Adams that the All-Pro safety was stressed. He had just spent the week criticizing the ownership of the New York Jets and taking shots at Jets general manager Joe Douglas and...

FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2020, file photo, Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner (54) reacts during an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia. At this point of his career, Bobby Wagner is among those who almost expect the Seattle Seahawks to make some sort of splash at an unexpected time. Whether it was past moves to go get the likes of Duane Brown or Jadeveon Clowney, or last Saturday’s massive trade that brought Jamal Adams to Seattle, it’s not really a surprise anymore to the Seahawks star linebacker.  (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File)

Wagner thrilled by addition of Adams to Seahawks defense

Jul. 29, 2020 5:48 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — At this point of his career, Bobby Wagner is among those who almost expect the Seattle Seahawks to make some sort of splash at an unanticipated time. Whether it's past moves to get the likes of Duane Brown or Jadeveon Clowney, or last Saturday’s massive trade that brought Jamal...

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2020, file photo, New York Jets general manager Joe Douglas speaks during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. Douglas fully envisioned Jamal Adams being a big piece of what he wants to build for the Jets. The general manager raved about the All-Pro safety's abilities as a playmaker and leader when he took over the franchise just over a year ago. Well, things changed. In a major way. Douglas dealt Adams and a 2022 fourth-round draft pick to Seattle on Saturday, July 25, 2020, for first-rounders in 2021 and ‘22, a third-rounder in 2021 and safety Bradley McDougald. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

Jets' Douglas says he never promised offer to traded Adams

Jul. 27, 2020 6:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Douglas fully envisioned Jamal Adams being a big piece of what he wants to build for the New York Jets. The general manager raved about the All-Pro safety's abilities as a playmaker and leader when he took over the franchise just over a year ago. Douglas also insisted he'd love Adams to...

FILE- In this Nov. 24, 2019, file photo, New York Jets strong safety Jamal Adams (33) sacks Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets traded disgruntled star safety Adams to the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday, July 25, 2020, splitting with a gifted player whose relationship with the franchise quickly deteriorated because of a contract dispute. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File)

On Football: Adams trade shows NFL teams not holding back

Jul. 27, 2020 4:44 PM EDT

There's more to the Jamal Adams departure from the Jets and landing in Seattle than a player forcing his way out of a situation he didn't like. Sure, Adams and his representatives used a power play, conducting much of their business through the media when the All-Pro safety couldn't get the team to give him a...

Seahawks release veterans Jackson, Hunt in roster reduction

Jul. 26, 2020 11:55 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks released veterans Branden Jackson and Joey Hunt on Sunday, among nine players released by the team. The released players leaves Seattle's roster at 81 with players expected to report this week. Terminating the contract of Hunt will save Seattle about $2.2 million...

FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2020, file photo, AFC safety Jamal Adams of the New York Jets walks off the field at halftime during the NFL Pro Bowl football game in Orlando, Fla. The Jets traded disgruntled star safety Adams to the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday, July 25, 2020, splitting with a gifted player whose relationship with the franchise quickly deteriorated because of a contract dispute. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File)

Jets trade disgruntled star safety Jamal Adams to Seahawks

Jul. 25, 2020 8:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jamal Adams' wish was finally granted: He's leaving New York in a stunning trade. The Jets dealt the disgruntled star safety to the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday, splitting with a gifted player whose relationship with the franchise quickly deteriorated because of a contract dispute. New York...

Seahawks prepare for quiet training camp for a change

Jul. 25, 2020 6:58 PM EDT

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (12-6) CAMP SITE: Renton, Washington LAST YEAR: Despite seeing its run game decimated by injuries to the point Marshawn Lynch was brought out of retirement and a defense that was uncharacteristically leaky against the pass, Seahawks were inches away from NFC West title. Russell Wilson was again...