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Report: No deal imminent for Colin Kaepernick, Raiders

The Colin Kaepernick workout with the Raiders, by all indications, went well. However, it doesn’t mean the Raiders will be adding him to the team any time soon.Via Jeremy Fowler of, no deal is imminent.Per multiple reports, Kaepernick’s arm strength and conditioning were impressive. That should surprise no one. He’s been working out constantly [more]

Report: Panthers wanted Browns to pay $13-14 million of Baker Mayfield’s salary

Four weeks ago, the Browns and Panthers talked about a possible trade for quarterback Baker Mayfield. The deal didn’t happen because the two teams couldn’t come to an agreement as to the amount of Mayfield’s $18.8 million guaranteed salary that would be paid by the Browns.The gap was too large. While it’s unclear what the [more]

Seahawks sign Abraham Lucas

The Seahawks got a draft pick under contract on Wednesday.The NFL’s daily transaction report shows that the team signed third-round pick Abraham Lucas. He’s the fifth of their nine draft picks to sign with the team since last month’s draft.Lucas was a four-year starter at right tackle at Washington State. He was named to the [more]

Report: Alonzo Highsmith leaving Seahawks to return to University of Miami

Alonzo Highsmith played for the University of Miami. He was a freshman on Howard Schnellenberger’s national championship team in 1983 before starring in the backfield on Jimmy Johnson’s teams.Highsmith, the Seahawks’ senior executive advisor to the General Manager, is returning to his alma mater.David Hyde of the Sun-Sentinel reports the University of Miami has hired [more]

Seahawks’ first General Manager, John Thompson, dies at 95

John Thompson, the first General Manager in Seahawks history, died Tuesday morning in Las Vegas, the team announced Wednesday. Thompson was 95.“We remember and honor John Thompson following his passing this week,” the Seahawks wrote in a statement. “Thompson served as the team’s first General Manager from 1975-82. He oversaw the hiring of Jack Patera, [more]

Despite talk that Seahawks could be sold, no ownership change is expected soon

A Tuesday report that the Seahawks could be sold soon was rebutted by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who said at the league meeting that he does not expect Jody Allen to sell the team soon.“I don’t see any immediate change in ownership,” Goodell said.Allen has been running the team since her brother, Paul Allen, died [more]

Jordyn Brooks embracing bigger responsibilities on Seahawks defense

The Seahawks haven’t decided who will be taking over at quarterback for Russell Wilson, but they know who will be stepping into the leadership void they created on their defense this offseason.Linebacker Bobby Wagner called the plays on defense throughout his 10-year run with the Seahawks and head coach Pete Carroll said on Monday that [more]

Broncos are building offense “completely around” Russell Wilson

The core of the friction between the Seahawks and Russell Wilson was simple. They didn’t let Russ cook.More specifically, the offense didn’t run through Wilson. The offense wasn’t built around him. Coach Pete Carroll wanted to win with suffocating defense and a ground-and-pound running game. Wilson’s skills became more necessity (especially when the Seahawks were [more]

Rashaad Penny resting a “little hamstring thing”

Rashaad Penny is attending the Seahawks’ organized team activities, but he is not participating in on-field work with teammates.Penny is resting a slight hamstring issue, coach Pete Carroll said Monday.“He’s just got a little hamstring thing that’s still tight,” Carroll said. “We’re just making sure that he’s OK. He’s working out, and he conditioned really [more]

Pete Carroll on QB competition: Drew Lock hanging with Geno Smith

Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said earlier this month that Geno Smith “automatically is ahead” of Drew Lock in the team’s quarterback competition because he has experience in the system after spending the last couple of seasons in Seattle.That leaderboard hasn’t changed over the last couple of weeks of the offseason program, but it doesn’t [more]

Russell Wilson plans to be “non-emotional” playing Seahawks in Week One

Russell Wilson will be back in familiar surroundings to start the upcoming season, as the Broncos will open their slate against the Seahawks on Sept. 12.Having played 10 seasons for Seattle, it would be understandable if Wilson had some mixed feelings about playing the first game of 2022 at Lumen Field. But when asked about [more]

Baker Mayfield will not attend Browns OTAs

When the Browns started their offseason program last month, quarterback Baker Mayfield was not present.Unsurprisingly, that’s not going to change as the club begins its OTAs.Mayfield will not attend the voluntary practices that start on Tuesday, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter.Two months after the Browns acquired Deshaun Watson from the Texans, Mayfield remains on Cleveland’s roster.Last [more]

Report: Marquise Goodwin agrees to terms with Seahawks

The Seahawks have agreed to terms with free agent receiver Marquise Goodwin, Michael-Shawn Dugar of reports.The team had an open roster spot after waiving fourth quarterback Levi Lewis on Friday.Goodwin spent last season with the Bears and made 20 receptions for 313 yards and a touchdown in 14 games. He played 393 offensive snaps.The [more]

Jadeveon Clowney returns to the Browns

The Browns once again have three No. 1 overall picks under contract.Per multiple reports, defensive end Jadeveon Clowney has agreed to terms with the Browns. It will be his second season in Cleveland.Clowney, the first pick in 2014, joins Myles Garrett, the first pick in 2017, and Baker Mayfield, the first pick in 2018. Mayfield [more]

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