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Seahawks News

Clayton: A recent 49ers extension could impact Seahawks, Jamal Adams
The 49ers' extension of LB Fred Warner could be a framework of sorts for the Seahawks and Jamal Adams if Adams seeks more than $16 million.

Top 2021 Seahawks Training Camp Storylines: Why Pete Carroll Is “Really Pumped” About Seattle’s Tight End Trio
The addition of Gerald Everett, Will Dissly coming off a healthy season, and the potential of Colby Parkinson has the Seahawks excited about what they’ll get out of the tight end position this season.

Seahawks 90-Man Roster Primer: Carlos Dunlap | Yardbarker
With the calendar flipping to July and offseason programs recently wrapping up, NFL training camps will begin around the league in less than a month.

Tyler Lockett: D.K. Metcalf and I have learned how to feed off one another - ProFootballTalk
The Seahawks have one of the league’s best receiving duos with Tyler Lockett and D.K. Metcalf.

Free agent LB Mychal Kendricks gets 1-day sentence - National Football Post
Free agent linebacker Mychal Kendricks was sentenced to one day in jail and three years of probation for insider trading in 2018.

NFC West News

Revenge of the Birds Podcast #144: The 7 Storylines for Cards Camp 2021 - Revenge of the Birds
As training camp approaches, the ROTBPod’s Johnny and Blake discuss the most important storylines for camp to watch for.

The NFL Is Serious. Is DeAndre Hopkins? - Revenge of the Birds
It works both ways, though. If a player doesn’t get the vaccine and he contracts the virus, he can hurt his family, friends and teammates if he spreads it to them and God forbid, if he gives it to someone who could wind up in an ICU and possibly die from it.

Arizona Cardinals DeAndre Hopkins COVID Protocols - Sports Illustrated Arizona Cardinals News, Analysis and More
Arizona Cardinals WR DeAndre Hopkins tweeted that potential forfeits for canceled games due to outbreaks among unvaccinated players has him questioning his NFL future.

DeAndre Hopkins among players to react to NFL's vaccine memo to teams
DeAndre Hopkins was among the players to react strongly to the NFL's memo to teams that said games might be forfeited if they are postponed because of an outbreak among unvaccinated players and can't be rescheduled.

Fred Warner contract analysis: How Paraag Marathe structured the deal to work for the 49ers – The Athletic
Fred Warner's 2021 salary-cap hit remains unchanged despite signing a five-year extension that makes him the NFL's highest-paid linebacker.

San Francisco 49ers 2021 Roster Preview: Defensive Tackle - Sports Illustrated San Francisco 49ers News, Analysis and More
While the edges of the 49ers defensive line appear to be a little thin, the interior appears to be quite deep.

Fred Warner expects to be used as pass-rusher by DeMeco Ryans | RSN
Fred Warner became the NFL’s highest-paid linebacker this week. And believes he can do even more to help the 49ers win football games.

49ers offensive training camp preview: Ranking every player in a color-coded tier - Niners Nation
There are seven tiers, from elite to replacement level player, and we went placed every player on offense in a specific tier.

DeAndre Hopkins, DK Metcalf, Cooper Kupp and the NFC West receivers - Turf Show Times
Cornerbacks have their work cut out for them in this division.

LA Rams 2021 schedule: Matthew Stafford can erase his primetime woes - Turf Show Times
A look at the stats of Stafford’s past Primetime performances.

Around The NFL

Facing forfeits: How the NFL is applying pressure to players, teams over vaccinations – The Athletic
Thursday's memo regarding games canceled due to COVID-19 has implications that could affect win columns and bottom lines.

Patriots CB Stephon Gilmore reports, placed on PUP - National Football Post
Cornerback Stephon Gilmore reported to New England Patriots training camp on schedule Thursday, dousing reports of an imminent holdout as he enters a contract year.

Ben Roethlisberger got some family assistance to help him learn new Steelers offense
Ben Roethlisberger and the rest of the Steelers Offense are working through learning the offense of new coordinator Matt Canada.

Colts hope to sign Darius Leonard, Braden Smith to long-term deals before season
All offseason, the Colts have expressed a desire to sign linebacker Darius Leonard and right tackle Braden Smith to long-term deals. They now have 51 days to get that done before the season opener.

FO Radio Hour: The Gang Visits Louisville | Football Outsiders
An all-new stream of the FO Radio Hour hosted by Aaron Schatz with featured guests Mike Tanier, Scott Spratt and Vince Verhei.

Aaron Rodgers and the Packers Must Come Together, Right Now | Football Outsiders
In this "Issue Zero" of the rebooted Walkthrough, Mike Tanier explores the dysfunctional Aaron Rodgers/Green Bay Packers relationship as only he can, handicaps the Comeback Player of the Year field, and (after nearly falling for an Internet hoax) speculates on what type of high school coach Adam Gase would be.

After Thursday's memo, anti-vaccine sentiment could cause locker room discord - ProFootballTalk
Teams with high vaccination rates will have a competitive advantage. They also will minimize the potential internal turmoil.

NFL partnering with Hawk-Eye Innovations to improve replay
The NFL approved rules earlier this offseason that will increase communication between on-field officials, replay officials and the officiating department in New York. Now it's taking an additional step to make its review process more effective.

2021 NFL season: One storyline to track for all 32 teams
How difficult is the road ahead of Robert Saleh and the Jets? Will Russell Wilson find harmony again in Seattle? Jim Trotter eyes 32 storylines to track in the 2021 NFL season -- one for each team.