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Century Links 9/11: Takeaways from Week 1


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Podcast Player - - Danny, Dave and Moore
Seahawks DT Quinton Jefferson on his big Week 1 performance

Seahawks Mailbag: Close Games, DK Metcalf Expectations, Throwbacks & More
You had Seahawks questions, we have answers.

Seahawks Announce Week One CenturyLink High School Athlete Of The Week
Alex Ledbetter of Bainbridge High School is the week one CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week.

Seattle Professional Sports Teams Unite To Support Play Equity In King County
Coalition will spearhead solutions to address inequities in youth physical activity, organized sport, and outdoor recreation.

Seahawks Re-Sign CB Jamar Taylor; Waive CB Parry Nickerson
The Seahawks made a roster move Tuesday, bringing back cornerback Jamar Taylor.

Jake Heaps on DK Metcalf's Seahawks debut, OL and safety issues
Seahawks insider Jake Heaps joins Bob, Groz and Tom to break down what he saw in Seattle's Week 1 win over the Bengals, including DK Metcalf's huge debut.

Seahawks' secondary, shredded in Week 1, must rebound or change - Seattle Seahawks Blog- ESPN
The Seahawks committed the cardinal sin in Pete Carroll's defense by letting Bengals like John Ross beat them over the top. And now Pittsburgh is next.

Pete Carroll admits Seahawks ‘weighed in’ on Antonio Brown
Pete Carroll admitted the Seattle Seahawks checked in on the Antonio Brown situation after he was released by the Oakland Raiders.

Seahawks waive cornerback Parry Nickerson
The Seattle Seahawks waived cornerback Parry Nickerson on Tuesday to create a roster spot for the addition of veteran cornerback Jamar Taylor to the roster. Seattle had acquired Nickerson in a trade with the New York Jets during roster cut-down weekend. The Seahawks had sent a conditional seventh-round

Texans releasing veteran CB Aaron Colvin -
After only one year in Houston, the Texans are parting ways with Aaron Colvin. The team is releasing the veteran cornerback, Ian Rapoport reports.

ATN Podcast: MNF recap; buy/sell/hold -
A room filled with heroes bring you all of the latest news around the NFL. The heroes recap the Saints/Texans nail-biter and the Raiders handling the Broncos.

Gareon Conley says he's 'good to go' after 'MNF' scare -
Following his injury scare against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley provided an update via Twitter, telling his supporters he's "good to go."

Patriots to trade WR Demaryius Thomas to Jets -
The New England Patriots are trading receiver Demaryius Thomas to the New York Jets in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round pick, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports.

Jets sign kicker Sam Ficken; waive Kaare Vedvik -
The New York Jets signed free-agent kicker Sam Ficken, who won the tryout competition Tuesday. With the addition of Ficken, the Jets are parting ways with Kaare Vedvik.

Odell Beckham: 'I'll still be wearing' watch in games -
Odell Beckham violated a league rule by wearing a watch, which happened to be valued around $190K, in the Browns' season opener. OBJ says he's won't be taking the luxury timepiece off in games because he never does.

Texans agree to 3-year extension with OL Nick Martin -
Houston Texans center Nick Martin agreed to a three-year contract extension worth $33 million, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported. Martin is under contract through the 2022 season.

Eagles place Malik Jackson on IR after foot injury -
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo reported Tuesday that Eagles DT Malik Jackson suffered a Lisfranc injury Sunday and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.

LeSean McCoy loves Chiefs offense: “That’s not normal” – ProFootballTalk
Veteran running back LeSean McCoy had an idea he'd like being in the Chiefs offense, based on his background with coach Andy Reid. But seeing it up close made him realize how happy he was to be in Kansas City.

Texans say Deshaun Watson has “normal bumps and bruises” – ProFootballTalk
Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson took a (or, more accurately, another) beating Monday night against the Saints. And while he needed medical attention during the game for what was described as a back issue, and is like sore (again), the team says he's not injured, per se.

Calais Campbell: This doesn’t feel like last year at all – ProFootballTalk
Signing Nick Foles was a defining moment for the Jaguars offseason as acquiring the quarterback enabled them to move on without Blake Bortles and try to move past a disappointing 2018 season with a clean slate.

Freddie Kitchens “probably won’t” change anything against Gregg Williams – ProFootballTalk
The Browns will face the Jets on Monday night and that matchup will reunite Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens with former Browns interim head coach Gregg Williams.