Seattle Seahawks

Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills have moved on since pre-draft revelation of racist tweets

PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Moments after the Buffalo Bills drafted Josh Allen at No. 7 overall, a team public relations staffer helped steer the rookie from interview to interview before his phone buzzed with a FaceTime call.<p>It was a number Allen knew well, a teammate of his from Wyoming in 2015 and one he …

NFL

Tottenham Apologise to Fans and Confirm Refunds Over Developing Stadium Crisis

have apologised to fans and confirmed that refunds will be made following the news that the club has had to delay the opening of their new stadium as …

Soccer

It's Officially Time to Give Up on Paxton Lynch

Stick a fork in Paxton Lynch.<p>The 2016 first-round pick might be only 24 years old, but he has become a bust.<p>The quarterback had a chance to gain some redemption by performing well under little pressure in a backup role this offseason, but Lynch—who lost starting competitions to a seventh-round pick …

NFL

Fantasy Football 2018: Breaking Down Updated Mock Draft and Mobile Cheat Sheet

By this point in August, you've probably read a number of mock drafts and done a few practice drafts yourself as you prep for fantasy football. You're immersed in the land of mock drafts. 'Tis the season.<p>But for the following mock draft, I did things slightly differently. Using my top-50 rankings, …

Fantasy Football

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger placed in concussion protocol

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger left Pittsburgh Steelers practice early on Tuesday after taking a hit to the head and was subsequently placed in …

Football (U.S.)

Seahawks OC 'Very Encouraged' By New Offensive Weapons's Progress

When the Seattle Seahawks signed Brandon Marshall there were some questions if he would even make the 53 man roster. All training camp it seems like …

NFL

Walter Jones announces joining King5 Seahawks coverage

Seattle Seahawks legend Walter Jones announces joining King5 Seattle for Seahawks coverage in 2018.<p>Amid offensive line troubles over the last three …

Football (U.S.)

Seahawks rookie Rashaad Penny has surgery on finger, out 3-4 weeks

It looks like the Seattle Seahawks will be without their first-round pick for the rest of the preseason.<p>Rookie running back Rashaad Penny will miss the next 3-4 weeks after having surgery on his finger, per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport:<p>A physical, explosive back out of San Diego State, Penny racked …

Football (U.S.)

Report: Seahawks' top draft pick Penny out 3-4 weeks with broken finger

Seattle Seahawks first-round draft pick Rashaad Penny is out for the next 3-to-4 weeks with a broken finger, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports, …

Ian Rapoport

O'Neil: Temper your expectations when Pete Carroll praises Seahawks' rising safeties

Pete Carroll wasn’t necessarily excited about having someone fill-in for the All-Pro safety who was holding out.<p>That doesn’t mean he wasn’t excited …

NFL

2018 fantasy football draft tiers: Quarterbacks

When I hear the word "tiers," I don't think about fantasy football ... I think about the old '80s Kiss song ""Tears" are Falling. It wasn't even the …

Fantasy Football

NFL Odds to Win 2018 Super Bowl Shift After Week 1 of Preseason

After the first week of the 2018 NFL preseason, several teams saw their odds of winning the Super Bowl shift.<p>According to OddsShark, eight teams have had their odds adjusted since last week:<p>Most notably, the reigning Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles went from 17-2 to 10-1, while the Los …

NFL

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray matches coach's salary with MLB deal

<b>(CNN) —</b> Here's one way to get paid in American college athletics: Go professional in another sport.<p>That's exactly what University of Oklahoma quarterback and Major League Baseball prospect Kyler Murray did when he signed a $4.66 million deal with the Oakland Athletics this month.<p>The 21-year-old …

College Football

NFL Network's Jim Trotter, ESPN's Eric Williams

ESPN's Eric Williams recaps the preseason opener in Arizona and looks ahead to Saturday's game against the Seattle Seahawks; NFL Network's Jim …

Football (U.S.)

Bills' LeSean McCoy finalizes eviction of ex-girlfriend in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — The eviction proceedings that LeSean McCoy filed against his ex-girlfriend have been finalized and she is no longer living in his Atlanta-area home, a lawyer for the Buffalo Bills running back said Tuesday.<p>McCoy began eviction proceedings in June against Delicia Cordon. Attorneys for …

NFL

The silence, support that helps Seattle Seahawks' rookie Alex McGough

Alex McGough explains that it's not really meditating; he doesn't like getting into a stance or pose, so he's put his own spin to it.<p>The rookie …

NFL

Helmet Rule Change: NFL's Next Step Toward Player Safety

Howls of outrage have greeted the imposition of a new NFL rule outlawing the use of the helmet to hit any part of an offensive player’s body. Why is it needed? How will it be called? How can players who have spent their whole careers since Pop Warner tackling that way suddenly change the way they …

New York Jets

Colts sign RB Tion Green

The Indianapolis Colts signed running back Tion Green and waived linebacker William Ossai, the team announced Tuesday.<p>Green, 24, was a product of Cincinnati and spent the 2017 season with the Detroit Lions after signing with them as an undrafted free agent.<p>In five games with the Lions, Green …

NFL

Bolts Sign LB Kyle Coleman

The Los Angeles Chargers brought in a new linebacker on Tuesday, signing Kyle Coleman shortly before taking the field at training camp. To make room, …

Football (U.S.)

Texas Football: Shane Buechele still lacking the confidence to start for Longhorns

One player that has missed his opportunity to take hold of the reigns for the Texas football offense is junior signal caller Shane Buechele.<p>It’s …

College Football

POLL: Fred Jackson 'doesn't know' if he deserves Wall of Fame honor; Does he?

Aug 14,2018<p>Earlier this offseason former running back Fred Jackson signed a one-day contract with the team to retire as a member of the Buffalo Bills.<p>Even in retirement, the former fan favorite is staying plenty busy. This past weekend, Jackson hosted a football camp at Pierce Field at Mulroy Park …

Buffalo Bills

Chris Warren the dad likes what he sees from his son

Chris Warren Jr. was an NFL running back for 11 years.<p>That is one long career for a tailback. He knows the grind. He knows what it takes to stick …

NFL

Mississippi transfer Breon Dixon wants to 'bring physicality' to the Husker defense

LINCOLN — Breon Dixon can’t breathe.<p>He’s cornered by reporters on the second floor of the Hawks Championship Center, gasping for air.<p>“We’re looking …

College Sports

Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said rookies Uchenna Nwosu and Kyzir White both have sore knees and did not practice Tuesday. However, Lynn said both are expected to play this weekend against the Seattle Seahawks. CB Trevor Williams (ankle), LB James Onwualu (groin), WR Dylan Cantrell (knee), TE Cole Hunt (knee), DT Justin Jones (ankle) and TE Hunter Henry (knee) also did not practice. RB Justin Jackson (hamstring) returned to practice.

Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said rookies Uchenna Nwosu and Kyzir White both have sore knees and did not practice Tuesday. However, Lynn said …

Football (U.S.)

Detroit Lions: A Golden Tate stat that might surprise fans

A revealing stat proves why Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate is likely the most under-appreciated wideout in the entire NFL.<p>News flash! Golden …

Fantasy Football

Zimmer doesn’t want any fights during the Jacksonville practices

<b>The Minnesota Vikings head coach made it clear that no brawls will be tolerated when the Jacksonville Jaguars come to town this week.</b><p>Right around the …

Football (U.S.)

Fantasy Football 2018: Cheatsheet for Injured Players and Holdout Candidates

Let's get this part of the story out of the way quickly.<p>Running back Le'Veon Bell is the No. 1 running back in the NFL. Some observers may give the nod to Todd Gurley of the Los Angeles Rams, and others may look at Ezekiel Elliott of the Dallas Cowboys, but Bell is a special weapon for the …

Fantasy Football

FIELD NOTES: Could JMU Play Both QBs?

HARRISONBURG – Through 10 training camp practices, James Madison coaches don’t have a decision made regarding their starting quarterback.<p>Neither Ben …

Football (U.S.)

Who Can Emerge as the Colts Starting Running Backs this Season?

With the departure of Frank Gore, the Indianapolis Colts now have an opening for a new starting running back. Marlon Mack, a 2017 fourth-round pick, …

Football (U.S.)

Texas Football in the NFL: Slow starts to Preseason for Malik Jefferson and Poona Ford

The 2018 NFL Preseason got off to a hot start in Week 1, with plenty of former Texas football players in their first year to watch.<p>Two of the more …

Football (U.S.)