Pete Carroll

Seahawks will be better because they lost Jimmy Graham

Jimmy Graham might potentially be a Hall of Fame tight end. But the Seahawks are better off without him. The Seattle Seahawks never needed Jimmy …

NFL

New York Jets: Sam Darnold and the “curse” of USC quarterbacks

We take a look and debunk the narrative about USC quarterbacks and why it is OK that the New York Jets drafted Sam Darnold.<p>Admittedly, some New York …

NFL

Can’t wait for football season? Then come relive UW’s 12 best plays of the last decade.

As we approach the start of the 2018 season — 48 days and counting! — it’s worth considering the state of the Washington Huskies football program. …

College Football

What was your favorite DeMarco Murray moment in Dallas?

Longtime Dallas Cowboys fans have the video from Roger Staubach’s retirement burned into their minds. The Dodger choking up while talking about Tom …

NFL

Seattle Seahawks Ready to Break Out in 2018

Entering his fourth year in the league after being drafted by Seattle in 2015, Lockett has something to prove after what felt like a lackluster 2017 …

Football (U.S.)

Arizona Cardinals: Top 5 offseason additions, post 2018 NFL Draft

<b>It is summer and the NFL preseason is less than one month away. So what five additions stand out for the busy Arizona Cardinals this offseason?</b><p>It is …

Football (U.S.)

SEC Media Days: A Lot of People Are On the Hot Seat

Are you a coach attending SEC Media Days (beginning on Monday, with LSU’s Devin White, Foster Moreau and Rashard Lawrence representing the …

College Football

Ranking the 10 Best BCS National Championship Games

There were 16 national championship games played in the BCS era, won by a total of 11 different schools, and while there was often plenty of …

College Football

Wassell: How confident are we in each Seahawks position group?

I came across this NFL.com piece Thursday on the NFL’s deepest position groups, and before I even read it my guess was that the Seahawks would not be …

NFL

The Los Angeles Chargers will be the next Legion of Boom

The Los Angeles Chargers have one of the best defenses in football. So good, in fact, that the Chargers will be the NFL’s next version of the Legion …

Football (U.S.)

Adrian Colbert: Why 49ers safety is key to defensive success in 2018

The San Francisco 49ers are asking second-year safety Adrian Colbert to handle a major role in their defense, making him a linchpin for the team’s …

Football (U.S.)

When 'heartbeat away' turns to heartbreak -- teams that came tantalizingly close to a title

Nineteen years ago, Jean van de Velde walked up to the 72nd hole needing, at minimum, a double-bogey to win The Open. Instead, his triple-bogey …

AC Milan

Ranking most important 49ers in 2018: No. 13 Solomon Thomas

Rejoice 49ers fans, for football is almost here. We are 13 days away from the start of training camp, scheduled to begin Thursday, July 26, marking …

Football (U.S.)

Return to the run: It's in the DNA of these Seahawks coaches

It takes no time to jog Damien Woody's memory when he's asked if any good stories come to mind about playing for Brian Schottenheimer, the Seattle …

NFL

Analyzing the newest free agent: Running back Martayveus Carter

Jul 12,2018<p>The NFL’s supplemental draft saw two players, Western Michigan cornerback Sam Beal and Virginia Tech defensive back Adonis Alexander, selected in the third and sixth round, respectively. Minutes after the draft concluded a third eligible player, safety Brandon Bryant, was signed by the …

Arizona Cardinals

Seahawks Training Camp Battles To Watch: Offensive Skill Positions

In the great NFL content desert between OTAs and training camp, the only reliable sustenance is 53-man roster projections. Roster projections are empty calories – even the most plugged-in reporter can only make educated guesses – but if you read enough of them, you can figure out what roster spots …

Football (U.S.)

Would you do this trade for ET3? (poll)

• <b>Cowboys get:</b> Earl Thomas • <b><br>Seahawks get:</b> David Irving (assuming NFL approval of trading a suspended player), Rico Gathers, 5th round pick in 2019<b><br>Why the</b> …

NFL

Avril: Everybody knows Earl Thomas loves the Cowboys

When training camps open later this month, one of the offseason mysteries left to solve is whether All Pro safety Earl Thomas will suit up for the …

NFL

Seahawks mailbag: Should Earl Thomas stay or go?

Seahawks reporter Bob Condotta opens up his mailbag to answer questions on the fate of Earl Thomas and which receiver could emerge as an unexpected …

NFL

Kam Chancellor among last of dying breed in NFL

Are hard-hitting safeties an endangered species in the NFL? That idea might have been reinforced to general managers, coaches and scouts amid Kam …

NFL

NFC West Q&A: Who is on the hottest seat?

Coaches, executives, even players will feel some heat this season, but who is under the most pressure? Our experts weigh in.<p><b>Brady Henderson, Seattle</b> …

NFL

Kyle Shanahan: 49ers head coach earns respect in Bleacher Report’s power rankings

Bleacher Report recently put together it’s power rankings list for NFL head coaches, and the 49ers’ Kyle Shanahan made a pretty notable climb in 2018.<p>…

NFL

Steve Sarkisian Didn't Deserve a Dime from USC

Former head coach Steve Sarkisian attempted to file a wrongful termination lawsuit against USC claiming that the university did not allow him to seek …

College Football

49ers Comprehensive Training Camp Preview: Free safety

<i>Editor’s note: In preparation for the start of 49ers training camp later this month, we’ll go through each position and break down our projected depth chart and project each player’s chances at making the team. The first practice is scheduled for July 26.</i><p>There was a ton of movement at safety for …

Football (U.S.)

Could Kam Chancellor join the Seahawks coaching staff?

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 10: Kam Chancellor #31 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after scoring a 90 yard touchdown off of an interception in the …

NFL

Wilson, Seahawks close in on NFC West title

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Seattle's defense was stifling as usual and its offense had a record-breaking eruption against a defense that's supposed to be one of the NFL's best.<p>That team from the Pacific Northwest sure looked a lot like the Super Bowl champs of last season in its 35-6 victory over the …

NFL

Jumbo Package: Alabama alumni in the pros

Aside from VanDarius Cowan being kicked off the team (which Josh wrote about yesterday), there is absolutely nothing happening in the world of …

Alabama Crimson Tide

The best fantasy football players you aren't drafting

I have a bone to pick with a lot of you out there. Not enough of you watched "The Americans." It was a damn fine show. Well-written and brilliantly …

Fantasy Football

Power Ranking Every Coaching Staff Heading into the 2018 NFL Season

All 32 NFL teams have mostly assembled their rosters for the 2018 season, but each of those rosters will go through various changes before the regular season gets underway.<p>Meanwhile, all 32 coaching staffs look the way they will come Week 1, barring shocking developments.<p>So, how do they stack up …

NFL

How the Packers can get the most out of Jimmy Graham

Wisconsin native, former Cowboys quarterback and current CBS color analyst Tony Romo recently turned the on the spigot of preseason enthusiasm for Packers fans when he announced that the Jimmy Graham signing was a big deal.<p>“People don’t understand,” Romo told Peter Jackel of the Journal Times. …

NFL