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Carroll: 'All Upside' for Seahawks Rookie S Marquise Blair
After two stellar starts, Carroll continues to rave about Blair's potential and he should remain in the starting lineup for the foreseeable future.

Pete Carroll: Marquise Blair “ready to go” for bigger role in Seahawks secondary – ProFootballTalk
With Tedric Thompson now out for the remainder of the season, the Seattle Seahawks have cleared the way for second-round pick Marquise Blair to take over a starting role in their secondary. It was a move that may have been coming even before Thompson was placed on injured reserve on Wednesday.

Seahawks “Super Confident” In Joey Hunt As He Takes Over Starting Center Role
With Joey Hunt taking over for Justin Britt at center, the Seahawks are expecting that their offense won’t miss a beat.

Wednesday Practice Report: Six Seahawks Held Out Of Practice; Bradley McDougald & Tre Flowers Full Participants
Updates on the Seahawks’ practice report as they return to practice ahead of their Week 9 game against Tampa Bay.

Bradley McDougald “Ready To Go” & Other Injury Updates From Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll provided injury updates prior to Wednesday’s practice.

Seahawks 2019 First Half Honors
Taking a look back at the players, plays, moments and trends that stood out in the first half of the 2019 season.

Thoughts on Seattle’s base defense & a status check on needs « Seahawks Draft Blog

Seahawks fortunate to be 6-2 because other numbers aren't adding up
The Seahawks have won a lot of close games this year, but that's something that reminds Jim Moore of the 2018 Mariners, and playing close caught up to them.

Several Seahawks starters miss Wednesdays practice before week 9
The Seahawks gave the Wednesday injury statuses ahead of Sunday's week 9 Buccaneers game. Several starters were on the list of those not participating.

Locked On Seahawks (10/30/19) - Crossover Wednesday with James Yarcho
Something has to give as one of the NFL's most blitz-happy defenses faces off against the most efficient passer in the NFL.

What to watch for in 49ers-Cardinals on Thursday -
Jimmy Garoppolo and the undefeated 49ers (7-0) travel to face Kyler Murray and the upstart Cardinals (3-4-1) on Thursday Night Football.

Callahan: LT Trent Williams did not pass physical -
Washington Redskins interim coach Bill Callahan told reporters Wednesday that left tackle Trent Williams did not pass his physical today and was unable to practice due to "discomfort with his helmet and the fitting of it."

Jamal Adams remains upset over name in trade talks -
Jamal Adams isn't happy that the Jets reportedly shopped him on the NFL trade deadline and he said as much: "I didn't take that lightly. It definitely hurt me."

Deshaun Watson to miss WS call due to swollen eye -
Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson won't be able to make the "Play Ball!" call ahead of tonight's Game 7 due to his left eye still being swollen from Sunday's game.

Mayfield leaves presser after exchange with reporter -
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield cut short his Wednesday news conference after getting frustrated with the line of questioning from a reporter.

A.J. Green to Bengals: Do not franchise tag me -
A.J. Green hasn't played this season, wasn't traded, hasn't been re-signed by the Bengals and made it clear he wants no part of a franchise tag. "Give me a long-term [deal] or just let me go," he said.

Award in Drew Brees jewelry decision swells to nearly $9 million – ProFootballTalk
A $6.1 million judgment in favor of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees against a San Diego jeweler has now increased in value. According to Ramon Antonio Vargas of the, interest and prejudgment costs have increased the award for Brees to $8.9 million.

Bruce Arians didn’t miss coaching “that much” – ProFootballTalk
After his second retirement, one that actually was a retirement and that actually lasted a full year, Bruce Arians returned to coaching. It's widely believed that he came back because he sorely missed it. Apparently, he didn't.

Mike Zimmer anticipates plenty of blitzes from the Chiefs – ProFootballTalk
The Vikings, if they hope to turn 6-2 into a special season, need to win in Kansas City on Sunday. To do that, they need to control the clock. But dominating the time-of-possession battle won't be easy, given the Chiefs in recent weeks have decided to force the issue with a defense that has pivoted ...

Davante Adams returns to practice for Packers – ProFootballTalk
Four weeks and six days after injuring a toe against the Eagles on a Thursday night in late September, Packers receiver Davante Adams has returned to practice. Adams participated in practice on a limited basis on Wednesday.