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In Seahawks’ ‘very challenging’ situation, it might be Frank Clark who is not around in the long run

The most entertaining quote of the news conference Monday also was the most illuminating. About 10 minutes into a Q&A with Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider, a reporter asked if it was feasible for the Seahawks to keep defensive linemen Frank Clark and Jarran Reed along with linebacker Bobby Wagner long-term. […]
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How a baseball bat helped former Husky Jake Browning improve his NFL draft stock

One NFL talent evaluator said Browning’s arm strength was a “major concern” coming out of college. That same evaluator watched Browning cat the NFL combine. “I did a double take,” the scout said. “I thought, ‘This doesn’t look like the same kid.’ "
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Seahawks GM John Schneider: ‘Very challenging’ to keep Frank Clark, Bobby Wagner and Jarran Reed

The future of Clark remains the biggest area of intrigue as the draft nears.
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Report: Seahawks QB Russell Wilson gifts his offensive linemen with $12,000 in Amazon stock

Wilson wrote that he considered stock a way to give a gift with lasting impact.
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NFL mock draft 3.0: Is Kyler Murray the Cardinals’ No. 1 choice?

The last days of smokescreens and pre-draft hot takes are upon us, as the 2019 NFL draft begins on Thursday. With the rumor mill spinning and the Cardinals nearly on the clock, here’s the third and final mock draft in our predraft series: 1. ARIZONA CARDINALS: Kyler Murray, QB, Oklahoma | Previous mock: Same For weeks, this pick has seemed like a sure thing. Now, just days before the draft, the rumor mill is spinning. Could the Cardinals trade down? Would they pick Nick Bosa? Don’t let the rumor...
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Latest Seahawks mock draft roundup: Lots of defensive linemen and defensive backs projected for Seattle

As draft day nears, there are still a lot of possibilities for what the Seahawks will do with their first-round pick.
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Source: Seahawks want 1st-rounder for DE Clark

The Seahawks would want any trade package for defensive end Frank Clark to include at least a first-round pick in this year's draft, a source told ESPN on Saturday.
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NFL trade rumors: Seahawks looking for first-round pick as Frank Clark still hasn't signed franchise tag

Clark has yet to sign the franchise tender the Seahawks placed on him in March.
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Report: Seahawks asking for at least a first-round pick for defensive end Frank Clark

Clark's future remains one of the team's biggest questions as it prepares for next week's NFL Draft. The first round is Thursday.
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Sideline Chatter: Maybe they could just try serving some carrot cake

A satirical look back at some of the quirkiest, most eyebrow-raising things that happened in the sports world this week.
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Analysis: A final accounting of Russell Wilson’s deal shows why he called it ‘a no-brainer’

Details reveal Wilson may actually be able to make as much as $146 million in new money in a contract that keeps him tied to the Seahawks through 2023.
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The Seahawks’ top classes, best players and biggest busts under Pete Carroll and John Schneider

As John Schneider and Pete Carroll enter their 10th draft, Bob Condotta reviews the nine that have come before it, ranking the overall classes as well as some of the individual picks.
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GM John Schneider updates where things stand with Frank Clark, Bobby Wagner, Doug Baldwin

Schneider said he doesn't anticipate Clark holding out and said he is under the impression he will play for the Seahawks in 2019.
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Breaking down the Vikings' 2019 schedule: Toughest games, key matchups, best road trips

For whatever it's worth in April — before the draft, and well before the commencement of injuries that inevitably alter the course of a NFL season — the Vikings' 2019 schedule is the league's eighth-toughest, in terms of the winning percentages their opponents had a year ago. That's a function of the league's schedule rotation, which has the entire NFC North playing all four teams from the AFC West this season. The Vikings and Packers, as part of that rotation, each have road games against the C...
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Seahawks schedule analysis: Ranking and breaking down each game on Seattle’s 2019 slate

What are the games Bob Condotta is looking most forward to (and the not-most). Here is the annual ranking of all 16 just-announced Seahawks games, from most to least appetizing.
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Now Russell Wilson is the NFL’s highest paid player. But is that good or bad for a Super Bowl roster?

Last year, none of the six highest-paid quarterbacks in the NFL made the postseason. The challenge for the Seahawks over the next few seasons is showing that an expensive QB won't hamper their realistic shots at the Super Bowl.
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Wilson: No-trade clause 'sealed' Seahawks deal

In the wake of his signing a record contract extension with the Seahawks, quarterback Russell Wilson said Wednesday that a no-trade clause was paramount to getting a deal done, and he also spoke of wanting to emulate Yankees legend Derek Jeter.
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Russell Wilson, Seahawks happy deadline succeeded in getting deal completed now

It wasn't just Russell Wilson and his agent, Mark Rodgers, that were happy an April 15th deadline succeeded in securing a new long-term contract with the Seahawks. The Seahawks were just as happy to have the deadline in place as well. General Manager John Schneider said on Wednesday during a press conference to announce the deal between the two sides that it was the right way to approach getting a deal accomplished in a timely manner for their star quarterback.
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Seahawks 2019 regular season schedule is set — Seattle will get five prime time games

Earl Thomas will return with the Ravens on Oct. 20.
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Rams 2019 schedule loaded with prime-time showdowns

The Rams’ path to a potential Super Bowl return has now been set. And it will be televised. In their quest to avenge last February’s loss to the New England Patriots, the football world will see plenty of the Rams in 2019. The defending NFC champions will play in prime time on five different occasions during the regular season, beginning with a marquee road matchup in Week 3 against Baker Mayfield and the ascending Cleveland Browns. The Rams regular-season slate begins with a tough road challeng...
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Russell Wilson says this is the contract that will allow him to finish his career in Seattle

Wilson said he got the call at 11:52 p.m. Monday night that the deal was done.
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Wilson’s agent says no-trade clause shows how much quarterback wanted to stay in Seattle

The no-trade clause helped get the deal done as the clock struck midnight turning April 15 into April 16.
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Inside Russell Wilson’s negotiations with the Seahawks: Why the no-trade clause was key

Negotiations over a no-trade clause pushed the Seahawks and Russell Wilson right up to the QB's self-imposed deadline. "There is a reason why we got a no-trade clause," his agent told the Times. "Russell wants to be here."
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With new deal, Russell Wilson has a chance to become greatest athlete in Seattle sports history

Wilson will be a Seahawk, virtually guaranteed, through the 2023 season. That gives him 12 seasons of his prime, through age 35, to burnish his credentials. And it gives him five more seasons – at least – to enhance what already is a resume for the ages.
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How Russell Wilson's monster deal impacts Patrick Mahomes

When news spread quickly Tuesday about Russell Wilson's monster extension with the Seattle Seahawks, quarterbacks around the NFL rejoiced. Thanks to Wilson's new deal, which tops Aaron Rodgers' average annual value ($35 million compared to $33.5 million) and makes the Seahawks QB the league's highest-paid player, the valuation of quarterbacks expected to sign new deals will rise concurrently. That's good news for those on the middle of the QB spectrum like Dak Prescott, ...
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What the national media are saying about Russell Wilson’s record-breaking contract

Russell Wilson got his money. The Seahawks got to keep their franchise quarterback. Everybody's happy, right? Here's the reaction from around the league.
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Analysis: Despite what you may have heard, Russell Wilson always wanted to stay in Seattle

Wilson and the Seahawks each gave a little in the end, and in the end, the team's best-ever quarterback is staying put through the 2023 season.
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Despite the deadline theatrics, Russell Wilson is a $140 million bargain for the Seahawks

There's no doubt Russell Wilson — $140 million contract extension in hand — feels good right now, but the Seahawks brass should, too.
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Reports: Seahawks, QB Russell Wilson agree to record-breaking contract extension

Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks have come to an agreement on a long-term contract extension. Wilson, the team's starting quarterback since 2012, announced the news via Twitter early Tuesday morning. Not long after, ESPN and NFL Network reported that the deal will keep Wilson in Seattle through the 2023 season.
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