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Report: “All systems are go” in Seattle for Pete Carroll and John Schneider in Seattle

The fact that a week has passed since the end of the regular season without the Seahawks firing coach Pete Carroll and/or G.M. John Schneider suggests that, as it appeared a week ago, they will be safe.Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that, indeed, they’ll be back. Mortensen says that Carroll and Schneider met on Thursday [more]

Ex-NFL defensive lineman Junior Siavii found dead in prison as he awaited trial

Former NFL defensive lineman Saousoalii “Junior” Siavii died Thursday in a Leavenworth prison, the Kansas City Star reports. Siavii was 43.The cause of death was not released.Siavii was transferred to the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth, a medium-security prison, on Dec. 17. He was awaiting trial on federal criminal charges related to drug trafficking and illegal [more]

Full vote totals for 2021 NFL All-Pro team

The Associated Press revealed its 2021 NFL All-Pro team on Friday and the group had five unanimous selections.Rams receiver Cooper Kupp, Packers receiver Davante Adams, Colts running back Jonathan Taylor, Steelers edge rusher T.J. Watt, and Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald were each selected by all 50 voters.Cowboys right guard Zack Martin (46), Cowboys Linebacker [more]

Amazon eyes Marshawn Lynch for studio show

The man who despised the media may now be joining it.Former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch, whose reluctance to participate in press conferences eventually became a catch phrase, has been targeted by Amazon Prime Video to serve a a feature reporter and analyst for the Thursday Night Football package, according to Andrew Marchand of the [more]

Will a team fire its current coach for a shot at Brian Flores?

Although he’d be wise to pick his next destination carefully, former Dolphins coach Brian Flores could have immediate options for a second act. Beyond the five current vacancies (other than the one in Miami), there could still be more.But this isn’t about potentially undecided teams that could still fire, for example, a David Culley or [more]

2021 postseason field features seven new teams

When the NFL playoff field consisted of 12 teams, roughly 50 percent of one year’s field didn’t make it the next year. Now, in the second year of a 14-team field, the turnover is once again 50 percent.Half of the 14 teams that made it in 2020 failed to return in 2021, with seven out [more]

Adrian Peterson considering future in coaching after playing career is over

Adrian Peterson said on Monday that he has started to think about the possibility of becoming a coach somewhere in the future after some recent conversations with Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll.But even if Peterson is willing to entertain that idea eventually, Peterson still wants to keep playing himself right now.“I just can’t fathom [more]

Geno Smith arrested for suspicion of DUI

The 2021 season ended on Sunday for Seattle. it was capped by an unfortunate off-field incident involving its primary backup quarterback.Via the Associated Press, Geno Smith was arrested for suspicion of DUI on Sunday, after the team returned from a Week 18 win over the Cardinals.The arrest happened at 2:10 a.m. PT. He was released [more]

2022 NFL draft order: Jaguars secure top pick; Giants get two choices in top seven

The Jaguars had the best day the organization has had in a long time. Jacksonville won its season finale over the Colts and still secured the No. 1 overall choice after the Lions beat the Packers.The Jaguars also had the No. 1 overall choice last year and drafted quarterback Trevor Lawrence.The Giants have two choices [more]

Massive buyouts favor a return by Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, G.M. John Schneider

Things were looking grim for the Seahawks not long ago. A pair of wins to cap the season make it less of a disaster than it could have been, at 7-10. The question now becomes whether the first losing season in a decade will spark major changes.The current thinking is that owner Jody Allen will [more]

Quandre Diggs dislocated ankle, broke fibula in Sunday’s win

Seahawks safety Quandre Diggs will be spending the night in Arizona after suffering serious injuries during Seattle’s 38-30 win on Sunday.Head coach Pete Carroll said that Diggs dislocated his ankle and fractured his fibula in the fourth quarter of the game. They were able to re-set the ankle on the field, but Diggs has a [more]

Cardinals miss shot at NFC West title, lose 38-30 to Seahawks

It’s been a frustrating season for the Seahawks, but they were able to end it on a happy note.Russell Wilson accounted for four touchdowns and Rashaad Penny sprinted 62 yards for a crucial fourth quarter score in a 38-30 road win over the Cardinals. The win moves the Seahawks to 7-10 on the season and [more]

Cardinals cut lead to 31-27; James Conner, Quandre Diggs to locker room

Running back James Conner has both of the Cardinals’ second half touchdowns, but he may not be back for the final minutes of Arizona’s bid for a win over the Seahawks.Conner needed medical attention on the field after a 19-yard run that gave Arizona a first down on a third-and-18 play with just under 12 [more]

Seahawks up 31-24 after two quick touchdowns

The Seahawks saw their halftime lead disappear with back-to-back Cardinals touchdowns, but they aren’t going down without a fight on Sunday afternoon.Russell Wilson hit Freddie Swain for a 25-yard touchdown with just under two minutes left in the third quarter and it’s 24-24 in Arizona after Jason Myers‘ extra point. It was the third touchdown [more]

Cardinals pick off Russell Wilson, take 24-17 lead

The Cardinals got their first offensive touchdown of Sunday’s game four minutes into the third quarter, but they didn’t have to wait long for a second one.Three plays after the Cardinals tied the score at 17 on a James Conner touchdown catch, safety Jalen Thompson picked off a Russell Wilson pass intended for running back [more]

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