Sherman Smith told “Brock and Salk” why he’s out as the Seahawks’ running backs coach after seven seasons in that role, saying that Pete Carroll wanted to make a change to Chad Morton.
The Seahawks haven’t used the franchise tag since 2010, and with no realistic candidates among their 14 unrestricted free agents, they won’t use it again this year, either.
The Seahawks received only a warning from the NFL and won’t lose a draft pick for failing to disclose a knee injury that cornerback Richard Sherman played through last season, a source confirmed.
Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril posted on Tuesday that he had successful surgery. It was apparently for a sports hernia/core issue.
The possibility of the Seahawks releasing Jeremy Lane this offseason, already pretty remote given the team’s situation at cornerback, seems entirely out of the question now that his base salary for 2017 is fully guaranteed.
The Seahawks have signed Blair Walsh, the former Vikings placekicker who missed a chip-shot field goal that gifted Seattle a playoff win over Minnesota two seasons ago.
The Mariners have traded backup catcher Jesus Sucre to Tampa Bay for a player to be named later or cash considerations. The club announced the trade Wednesday, a week after Sucre was outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma.
When the Seahawks waived rookie safety Tyvis Powell last month, they knew there was a good chance they would lose him for good. Indeed they have. The Browns announced on Monday that they’ve claimed him.
Daniel Jeremiah from the NFL Network joined “Brock and Salk” for an early look at this year’s draft. Here are some highlights pertaining to the Seahawks and the Huskies.
Rocky Seto, an assistant head coach with the Seahawks and a longtime confidant of Pete Carroll, is leaving the team to become a pastoral minister. He discussed his decision with Dori Monson.