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Scott Fitterer is expected to be Panthers new G.M.

The Panthers held a second round of interviews with finalists for their General Manager job this week and they have reportedly made their choice. NFL Media reports that Seahawks vice president of football operations Scott Fitterer is finalizing an agreement with the team. Fitterer has been mentioned as a candidate for other jobs in the past, [more]

Seahawks security manager fired after arrest on child pornography charges

The Seattle Seahawks have fired their security manager after he was arrested on child pornography charges on Tuesday, according to Suzannah Frame of KING 5. Aaron Miyasato, 41, had worked for the Seahawks since 2011, per his LinkedIn page. Miyasato was allegedly found in possession of over 25,000 images of child pornography and videos of [more]

The Seahawks are at a strange crossroads

The #LetRussCook project worked incredibly well for the Seahawks, until it didn’t. And now that the Seahawks have fired offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer — who not long ago was getting fringe media hype for a head-coaching job — coach Pete Carroll is determined to retreat to a run-heavy offense. Michael-Shawn Dugar of TheAthletic.com takes a [more]

Seahawks fire Brian Schottenheimer

The Seattle Seahawks are in the market for a new offensive coordinator. Seattle has fired Brian Schottenheimer, who has been the offensive coordinator since 2018, the team announced today. “Brian Schottenheimer is a fantastic person and coach and we thank him for the last three years. Citing philosophical differences, we have parted ways,” the team’s [more]

John Schneider gets an extension with the Seahawks

Long-time Seahawks G.M. John Schneider will continue to be the Seahawks G.M. The Seahawks have announced an extension with Schneider that runs through the 2027 draft. The Lions reportedly were planning to try to hire Schneider, with the lone report on the matter incorrectly assuming that the Lions could have hired Schneider without getting Seattle’s [more]

Seahawks finish season without a single player with a positive COVID-19 case

While the season on the field did not reach the ultimate heights the team hoped for, their season off the field couldn’t have gone any better when it comes to their managing of COVID-19. The Seahawks finished the 2020 season without a single player testing positive for the virus during the five-plus months of the [more]

Pete Carroll: Seahawks need to run more, run better

Let Russ Cook apparently is going on the backburner after nine games with less-than-desirable results offensively and a first-round playoff exit. “We have to run the ball better, not even better, we have to run it more,” Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said, via Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio KJR and PFT. “We have to dictate [more]

Panthers set to interview Scott Fitterer for G.M. vacancy

The Panthers have added one more to their list of General Manager candidates. Carolina will interview Seattle vice president of football operations Scott Fitterer via Zoom on Monday, according to a report by NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Fitterer has interviewed for a handful of G.M. positions in the past, but Carolina is the first known [more]

Saints will sign Blair Walsh to practice squad

The Saints brought kicker Blair Walsh in for a visit over the weekend and he’ll be hanging around New Orleans for a while. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that the Saints are signing Walsh to their practice squad. Long snapper John Denney was also in for a visit, but there’s no word if he’ll [more]

Jets secure 23rd overall pick with Seahawks loss

The Wild Card round is over and six more spots in the draft order have been secured as a result. One of those spots goes to a team that didn’t play a snap over the weekend. The Jets now know that they will have the 23rd overall pick as a result of the trade that [more]

X-rays on Aaron Donald’s ribs negative, Rams hopeful for next week

Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald missed most of the second half of Sunday’s 30-20 win over the Seahawks after injuring his ribs and a Sunday update on his condition is a positive one. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that X-rays on Donald’s ribs were negative. He is set for an MRI on Sunday to [more]

Russell Wilson: Offense kind of flatlined

Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald had a couple of early sacks of Russell Wilson on Saturday and he got another hit on the Seahawks quarterback to disrupt a deep shot to DK Metcalf in the third quarter. Donald injured his ribs on that play and left the game with the Rams up 20-13. The loss [more]

Jamal Adams needs surgeries to repair injuries to shoulder, fingers

Seahawks safety Jamal Adams vowed to play Saturday despite his injuries, and he did. But it was obvious he wasn’t 100 percent. Adams revealed after the Seahawks’ 30-20 loss to the Rams that he needs two surgeries in the offseason to repair injuries to his left shoulder and two fingers on his left hand. “I [more]

Jared Goff says thumb “isn’t 100 percent . . . but it’s in a good place”

In Week 16, the Rams lost to the Seahawks 20-9 as Jared Goff dislocated and fractured the thumb on his throwing hand. Fast forward two weeks and Goff and the Rams are leaving Seattle with a 30-20 playoff victory. “I think about two weeks ago, I was sitting right here in this chair, knowing I [more]

Report: Cooper Kupp escapes major injury, has knee contusion

Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp had to leave the field at the end of the fourth quarter of Los Angeles’ 30-20 victory over Seattle. But Kupp has apparently escaped major injury. Mike Garafolo of NFL media reports all indications are that Kupp has a knee contusion and should be fine. Kupp caught four passes for [more]

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