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2019 NFL Draft Preview: Could the Seahawks Draft A Receiver Early This Year?
Taking a look at where the Seahawks stand at receiver heading into the 2019 draft, and at who the top prospects are in this year’s class.

What’s next? Frank Clark, the Seahawks & the draft « Seahawks Draft Blog

Tuesday Round-Up: The Internet’s Reactions To Russell Wilson’s Contract Extension
A collection of social media reactions from media, players, and fans, all regarding Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s contract extension.

Seahawks Sign Russell Wilson To Contract Extension
Russell Wilson has signed a four-year contract extension with the Seahawks, keeping the quarterback in Seattle through the 2023 season.

Seahawks 2019 Schedule To Be Announced Wednesday, April 17
The 2019 Seattle Seahawks schedule will be unveiled at 5 p.m. PT on Wednesday, April 17 on and Seahawks social media.

Podcast Player - NFL Network's Tom Pelissero talks Russell Wilson's contract, Frank Clark trade talks

Seahawks Tyler Lockett, D.J. Fluker roast Russell Wilson | Tacoma News Tribune
Hours after Russell Wilson’s bizarre, past-midnight announcement of his huge contract extension while under covers in bed with his wife, Seahawks teammates Tyler Lockett and D.J. Fluker poke fun of him online.

Russell Wilson contract extension is signed with Seattle Seahawks to make him richest player in NFL history - CBS News
The Seattle Seahawks quarterback now has the largest contract in the NFL

Seattle Seahawks hosting veteran free agent defensive end Allen Bailey
The Seattle Seahawks are hosting free agent defensive end Allen Bailey on a visit.

How bad is news that Frank Clark, Bobby Wagner weren't at Seahawks' 1st offseason workout?
With everybody so focused on Russell Wilson's contract negotiations and announcement of his extension, it was easy for some potentially alarming Seahawks news to fly under the radar.

Arizona State wide receiver N’Keal Harry to meet with Seahawks
Arizona State wide receiver N’Keal Harry is headed to Renton to meet with the Seattle Seahawks ahead of the 2019 NFL draft.

Seattle Seahawks visit with Washington lineman Kaleb McGary
The Seattle Seahawks hosted University of Washington offensive tackle Kaleb McGary on a visit this week ahead of the 2019 NFL draft.

Seahawks 2019 Offseason Workout Program: April 16
Photos from the Seattle Seahawks' 2019 voluntary offseason workout program on Tuesday, April 16 at Renton's Virginia Mason Athletic Center.

Chargers to wear Powder Blues as primary uniform -
The Chargers are going back to powder blue. The team will wear the color as its primary home uniform during the upcoming 2019 season.

Kyler Murray no longer taking visit with Redskins -
Previously scheduled to visit the Washington Redskins this week, Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray no longer has plans to make the trip, NFL Network's Steve Wyche reported.

Patriots sign Demaryius Thomas to one-year deal -
WR Demaryius Thomas was signed by the New England Patriots, the team announced on Tuesday. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports Thomas signed a one-year contract worth up to $6 million.

Bears tight end Zach Miller announces retirement -
A week after saying he wanted to provide an answer on his playing status by the start of training camp, Bears tight end Zach Miller announced his retirement on Instagram.

Cards GM Keim: 'We have not made a decision' on No. 1 -
With the draft quickly approaching, Cardinals GM Steve Keim and coach Kliff Kingsbury made it a point to praise in-house QB Josh Rosen, with Keim insisting he hasn't decided what Arizona will do with the No. 1 pick.

Big Ben approves of veteran presence at workouts -
The Steelers kicked off its offseason workout program on Monday. Ben Roethlisberger approved of seeing so many veteran players in the building for the voluntary workouts.

Marrone won't discipline RB Fournette following arrest -
Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone says Leonard Fournette will not face team discipline following the RB's arrest. Fournette was charged with knowingly driving with a suspended license.

Damon Harrison staying away from Lions workouts – ProFootballTalk
The Lions said in March that a new contract for defensive tackle Damon Harrison wasn't something he'd think about until after the draft and that approach appears to be having an impact on Harrison's approach to the team's offseason workouts.

Cowboys say they’re unlikely to trade up in draft – ProFootballTalk
The Cowboys don't have a first-round pick in this year's draft as a result of the trade for wide receiver Amari Cooper and executive vice president Stephen Jones addressed the possibility of the team making a move to change that during a Tuesday radio interview.

Nick Foles gets his basketball fix at home – ProFootballTalk
Quarterbacks playing basketball has been a bit of a sensitive topic this offseason. But new Jaguars quarterback Nick Foles will hopefully be able to avoid danger on the court at his new home in Jacksonville.

Ryan Fitzpatrick blames birthday cake for “peak offseason form” – ProFootballTalk
Not only does Ryan Fitzpatrick have enough candles on his own birthday cake to be a fire hazard, he has enough kids that the cake itself has become an occupational hazard.

Zac Taylor: John Ross was electric in college, let’s see him put it on tape – ProFootballTalk
The Bengals have pushed back against talk that they want to trade their former first-round receiver John Ross, and coach Zac Taylor said again Tuesday that he wants to see Ross show off his his talent on the field.