Training camp begins for the Seattle Seahawks on Saturday morning at team headquarters in Renton. The league is full of contract talk. Negotiations. Signings. Rumored negotiations for hypothesized signings. General manager John Schneider’s five-year contract extension was first with coach Pete Carroll’s extension to likely follow.
Police in Pomona are investigating whether to charge Seahawks defensive back Brandon Browner with battery following an incident at Browner’s home in that Southern California city Tuesday night involving the father-in-law of Browner’s girlfriend.
When the NFL did away with its annual rookie symposium, the Seattle Seahawks created a more extensive program to help young players adjust to their newfound wealth and fame. “They’re going to make mistakes and we have to be here to help them when they make mistakes,” says Mo Kelly, the team’s vice president of player development.
Russell Wilson tells graduates how former North Carolina State football coach Tom O'Brien told him he was too small to play in the NFL - so he transferred to the University of Wisconsin and later led the Seattle Seahawks to two Super Bowls. Wilson made a commencement speech Saturday, May 14 at the University of Wisconsin.
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