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Rashaad Penny, Travis Homer ruled out for Seahawks

The Seahawks backfield is running low on healthy bodies. Chris Carson is on injured reserve and the team ruled out two more running backs for Monday night’s game against the Washington Football Team. Rashaad Penny (hamstring) and Travis Homer (calf) will not be playing this week. Alex Collins and DeeJay Dallas are the other backs [more]

Curtis Samuel listed as questionable, WFT expects him to play

Wide receiver Curtis Samuel appears to be on track to play for Washington against the Seahawks on Monday night. Samuel is listed as questionable with the groin injury that has kept him out for all but two games this season, but head coach Ron Rivera indicated that the wideout is good to go. Rivera revealed [more]

Russell Wilson: Seattle offense needs to forget about the past

As the saying goes, those who forget the past are condemned to repeat it. Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is willing to forget about that specific quote, as it relates to the 3-7 team. “I think what our offense needs to do is forget about the past,” Wilson told reporters on Friday, three days in advance [more]

After the season, the Saints will have some interesting quarterback decisions to make

The Saints have a bird in the hand with Taysom Hill. After the season, it will be interesting to see whether and to what extent coach Sean Payton and company go looking for a major upgrade. The return of Drew Brees to the Superdome on Thursday night served as a clear reminder of what the [more]

The Week 11 “After Further Review” focuses on a necessary rule change, and more

Our new Wednesday segment, dubbed After Further Review, is a platform for pointing out officiating errors that otherwise go unacknowledged by the NFL. But it’s also an opportunity to do something else the NFL currently fails to do — to have a semi-intelligent conversation about good calls or close calls. It’s also a chance to [more]

Andre Johnson, DeMarcus Ware among Hall of Fame semifinalists

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the 26 modern era players who are semifinalists for election to the Hall in 2022. The group includes seven players who are eligible for the Hall for the first time. That group is highlighted by wide receiver Andre Johnson and edge rusher DeMarcus Ware. It also includes wide [more]

Tre Brown undergoes season-ending knee surgery

Tre Brown‘s season is over. The Seahawks rookie cornerback underwent surgery on a patellar tendon Tuesday, the team announced. “Tre Brown underwent successful surgery to repair his patellar tendon and medial and lateral retinacular tears this morning,” Dr. Ed Khalfayan, the head team physician, said in a statement. “He will remain on crutches for six [more]

NFL flexes Chiefs-Broncos to Sunday Night Football in Week 13

The NFL has elected to swap two underachieving NFC West teams for a matchup between two AFC West teams in Week 13. Instead of the Seahawks and 49ers, the Chiefs and Broncos will be playing on Sunday Night Football on Dec. 5. It isn’t much of a surprise that the 5-5 49ers and 3-7 Seahawks [more]

Ron Rivera: Taylor Heinicke growing and developing, we’ll see how it goes

Washington’s season looks a lot different than it did when they hit their bye in Week Nine and quarterback Taylor Heinicke has a lot to do with that change in outlook. Heinick went 42-of-54 for 462 yards and four touchdowns in wins over Tampa and Carolina that have put Washington on the fringes of the [more]

Week 12 NFC playoff picture: Cardinals back on top

The top of the NFC playoff picture looks different after Week 11. The Packers went into the weekend with the top spot in the NFC playoff picture, but their loss to the Vikings and the Cardinals’ win in Seattle moved Arizona back up to the No. 1 spot. Green Bay holds the tiebreaker by virtue [more]

Chris Carson expected to be ready by late spring, needs spinal fusion surgery

The neck injury that ultimately ended the season of Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson will require a spinal fusion surgery, head coach Pete Carroll said on Monday. Carroll said last week that Carson would not make it back to the team this season and would require surgery to address ongoing discomfort he had been [more]

Pete Carroll: Some Seahawks leaders spoke up on Monday

It doesn’t sound like it was a full-blown players-only meeting, but it definitely sounds like it was out of the ordinary. Which makes sense, because things definitely are out of the ordinary for the 3-7 Seahawks. Coach Pete Carroll mentioned during a Monday press conference, when asked about the team’s current mentality, that some of [more]

Tre Brown has patellar tendon injury that likely ends his season

Seahawks rookie cornerback Tre Brown has a patellar tendon injury that likely ends his season. Coach Pete Carroll danced around Brown’s injury Monday before finally conceding Brown is expected to need surgery on his knee, which would end his season. “This is just the day after and it looks like surgery is imminent,” Carroll said, [more]

Logan Thomas is expected back at practice this week

The Washington Football Team has won two straight games coming out of the bye and they’re set to get an offensive piece back on the field as they try to keep the good times rolling. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that tight end Logan Thomas is expected to practice this week. Thomas has been [more]

Pete Carroll abruptly ended press conference, returned roughly 30 minutes later

Things are getting stressful in Seattle, and the strain is starting to show for coach Pete Carroll. After Sunday’s loss to the Colt McCoy-led Cardinals, Carroll made an abrupt exit stage left roughly seven minutes into his post-game press conference. “I’m really done,” he said, leaving the podium. He returned roughly 30 minutes later, after [more]

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