When the Seahawks drafted Rashaad Penny in the first round in April, most assumed he’d be their starting running back this year. But Chris Carson remains the No.-1 back while the rookie improves his most-pressing need: improving in pass blocking.
Six-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall continues to increase his work incrementally in this third week of training camp. The 34-year-old has put on shows daily lately in practices. That has his offensive coordinator saying the Seahawks are “very excited, very encouraged” with what Marshall may be able to do for their offense in 2018.
Seahawks 13-year veteran punter Jon Ryan (9) congratulates rookie draft pick Michael Dickson after a soaring punt by Dickson in the preseason opener. In the video, coach Pete Carroll describes the class Ryan has shown handling the competition.
Some may think 13-year veteran Jon Ryan would be so competitive with rookie draft pick Michael Dickson in their competition for the Seahawks’ punting job that Ryan wouldn’t help or even talk to him. Some don’t know Jon Ryan.
Seattle Seahawks rookie LB Shaquem Griffin discusses his first NFL game, while veteran teammate Bobby Wagner jokes with him from behind reporters at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The Seahawks lost, 19-17, to Indianapolis.
The Seahawks have a Pro Bowl weakside linebacker in K.J. Wright. But months of practices and now training camp plus a wowing first NFL game has Shaquem Griffin squarely in Seattle’s plans for the coming regular season.
Seattle Seahawks rookie corner Tre Flowers recaps first NFL game, talks about covering T.Y. Hilton and playing against Andrew Luck at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The Seahawks lost, 19-17, to Indianapolis.
Seattle Seahawks rookie TE Will Dissly says he's glad to stay in Seattle after spending four years playing at UW. He caught two passes at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The Seahawks lost, 19-17, to Indianapolis.
Russell Wilson scrambles three times, throws a touchdown pass to Nick Vannett while Shaqeum Griffin has four tackles in as many plays on his first NFL drive in the Seahawks’ preseason opener against Indianapolis. Seattle’s starting defense allowed a field goal to Andrew Luck and the Colts to begin the game.