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Inside Slants: The truth about Russell Wilson's nanobubbles - NFL Nation - ESPN
As a football player, Russell Wilson is a superstar. As a citizen, he is one of the NFL's best. As a neurologist, well … hey, he's a great player!

Crime rate among NFL players is relatively low, with some caveats | ProFootballTalk
The widespread perception that the NFL has a crime problem is contradicted by a detailed study of player arrests, which found that NFL players are arrested less often than men in their 20s and 30s as a whole.

Saints spending one-fifth of their cap space on players not on the team | ProFootballTalk
Every NFL team has some dead money on its salary cap, money that is allocated to a certain player who's no longer on the team. But no team is allocating cap space like the Saints. In New Orleans, 20 percent of the cap is dead money, according to Spotrac.

NFL suspends R.J. Dill for taking testosterone while not in the NFL | ProFootballTalk
NFL players remain subject to the league's strict performance-enhancing drug-testing policy even after they think their careers have ended, as a little-known player named R.J. Dill has found out the hard way.

Colts punter ready to bong Russell Wilson's water if it means Super Bowl -
It sounds like Pat Mcafee is going to buy all of Russell Wilson's water.

49ers send Ahmad Brooks home; LB won't play preseason game at Denver -
Ahmad Brooks was sent home from Denver this week after being charged with misdemeanor sexual battery.

Agent's Take: FAQs about final preseason games, cuts, 53-man roster -
How important are the final two games of the preseason? As NFL teams piece together their final 53-man rosters, many questions will be answered before the 2015 season kicks off. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about the preseason, roster cutdowns and how the fates of players are decided.

Can new version of Tim Tebow fit with Philadelphia Eagles, Chip Kelly? - Philadelphia Eagles Blog - ESPN
Tim Tebow is working as hard as anyone to capitalize on what likely is his last chance in the NFL, from refining his throws to studying the playbook.

Who's the featured red zone target for each team? NFL Nation weighs in
NFL Nation reporters identify the players likely to get the most opportunities inside the 20-yard line.

Seahawks injuries clearing up as preseason schedule winds down
The Seattle Seahawks are getting healthier -- and better, by the sounds of things. Both head coach Pete Carroll and quarterback...

Watch: Drone video shows city of Seattle ready for football
The start of the 2015 NFL season is right around the corner, as evidenced by this video taken by a drone flying over the city of...

Thiel: Wilson’s star whirlwind OK with Carroll | Sportspress Northwest
Now that he's made the cover of Rolling Stone, the Seahawks QB is on the A Train to American pop-culture sainthood. He's probably made "Recovery Water" the coolest product since the TV remote control.

Preseason Game Two Rookie Report Card - Seattle - Scout
The fourth update to a series running throughout training camp and the preseason, grades and ranks the play of Seattle's rookies.

Russell Wilson believes Recovery Water likely prevented concussion preemptively, priorities are intact: faith, family, Seahawks | The News Tribune
Seattle’s two-time Super Bowl quarterback reiterates what he told Rolling Stone magazine, that he believes the recovery power of Tacoma-based Reliant Recovery Water kept him in January’s NFC title game. And the cover boy, boyfriend to music star Ciara, frequent White House visitor and more says he doesn’t think he’s overexposed, that all of it is “great.”

Seahawks notes: Hawks primed for Chargers after ‘best week by far'; Injury update - Seattle Seahawks & NFL News
The Seattle Seahawks will play their third preseason game on Saturday when the travel to San Diego to take on the Chargers in the team’s regular-season “dress rehearsal.”

Russell Wilson Sending a Dangerous Message with Supposed Miracle Concussion Cure | Bleacher Report
Seattle Seahawks news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

Projecting Seattle Seahawks’ 53-man roster halfway through preseason - Seattle Seahawks & NFL News
Midway through the Seattle Seahawks’ 2015 preseason schedule, some position battles seem as unsettled as ever, and time is running out for those on the roster bubble.

Identifying zone-read plays makes it tough to protect QBs -
Dean Blandino, the league's vice president of officiating, declared Suggs' hit was legal because Bradford was considered a runner until he clearly didn't have the football or positioned himself to pass.

Five Seahawks’ players to watch against San Diego | The Seattle Times
Here are five players to watch in Saturday's Seahawks-San Diego preseason game.

Seattle Seahawks: Good chance they'll add players during cuts
The Seattle Seahawks leave no stone unturned when looking for talent. Even with a very deep roster, they are still likely to sign players cut by other teams

Five Seahawks’ players to watch against San Diego | The Seattle Times
Here are five players to watch in Saturday's Seahawks-San Diego preseason game.

Seahawks vs. Chargers: what I want to see from Russell Wilson - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
During the season you'll see this column after each game. I'll reflect back on what I saw, or what I think I saw, relying primarily on first impress

Report: Seahawks' Michael Bennett fined for hit on Chiefs' Alex Smith - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett has reportedly been fined by the NFL for a hit on Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith during last week's preseason game. Bennett called the hit 'routine' when he joined 'Brock and Salk' on Tuesday. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Warren Moon: Injuries will happen even if NFL preseason is shortened - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Moon weighed in on the preseason-shortening debate and the cluster of ACL injuries while speaking with 'Justin and Gee' Friday on 710 ESPN Seattle. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

After a Busy Offseason, Seahawks QB Russell Wilson has “Had a Great Camp” | Seattle Seahawks
Despite a lot going on his his life off of the field, Russell Wilson is fully focused on football as the 2015 season approaches.

Kam Chancellor holdout: insight from veteran agents
With more questions than answers on the Kam Chancellor holdout situation, I interviewed 2 veteran NFL agents to get their perspective on things.

Surprise Seahawk: Ex-Penn State offensive lineman Garry Gilliam on the verge of starting for Seattle |
Gilliam, an NFL free agent, played very well against Kansas City and pass rusher Justin Houston in a recent exhibition.

Veteran defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin loving life at Seattle Seahawks ‘heaven’ | The News Tribune
After seven losing seasons and five head coaches in Cleveland, defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin fitting in at new home beside Brandon Mebane.

Ex-49ers QB Daniels trying to earn spot at WR for Seahawks | CSN Bay Area
The 49ers drafted B.J. Daniels in 2013. Now, the man who's played quarterback his whole life is seeking a spot on Seattle's roster as a wideout.

Instant Debate: Which defense can challenge Seahawks for supremacy? -
Buffalo's defense boasts a ferocious front featuring Kyle Williams, Marcell Dareus and Mario Williams. Are the Bills most likely to challenge the Seahawks for defensive supremacy? Let's debate!

Drew Nowak at Center and Other Things to Watch in the Seahawks’ Third Preseason Game | Seattle Seahawks
What to watch for when the Seahawks play at San Diego Saturday night.

Seahawks vs. Chargers: Previewing Seattle's Preseason Week 3 Matchup | Bleacher Report
Seattle Seahawks news, rumors, scores, schedules, predictions, picks against the spread, free agent updates, power rankings, mock drafts and more

Key Matchups: Chargers vs. Seahawks | San Diego Chargers
Five keys to the game between the Chargers and Seahawks.

Three Things We Learned From Coach Pete Carroll Ahead of the Seahawks' Preseason Game at San Diego Chargers | Seattle Seahawks
How much will the starters play? What will the O-line look like? That and more takeaways from the Seahawks head coach.

While holding out, Seattle Seahawks Kam Chancellor guiding Dion Bailey - Seattle Seahawks Blog - ESPN
Dion Bailey says he receives texts, calls and plenty of advice from Kam Chancellor.

Is Tyrod Taylor the answer at quarterback for the Buffalo Bills? | National Football Post