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Seahawks News

Seahawks training camp report: First look at one-on-ones, D.J. Reed's impact and Quandre Diggs' pick – The Athletic
For the first time in camp, receivers matched up with cornerbacks, running backs vs. linebackers and tight ends vs. safeties in one-on-ones.

Pete Carroll Expects Al Woods to Be 'Really Big Factor' For Seattle Seahawks in 2021 - Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis and More
Defensive tackle is one of the position groups that's undergone the most change in Seattle this offseason, particularly due to the loss of Jarran Reed. But with a familiar face in Al Woods making his return, the Seahawks are confident they can still dominate the trenches.

Most Important Seahawks: A possible answer for Aaron Donald at RG
Stacy Rost breaks down the No. 10 through 12 most important Seahawks this year from Jake and Stacy's countdown, including new OG Gabe Jackson.

Seahawks Training Camp: Jake and Stacy's instant reactions for Aug. 3
Jake and Stacy of 710 ESPN Seattle share what stood out at Seahawks training camp on Tuesday, including observations about Rashaad Penny.

“Hungrier” DK Metcalf Plans To Be Even Better In Year 3
Despite earning Pro-Bowl and second-team All-Pro honors in 2020, Seahawks receiver DK Metcalf expects more of himself in 2021.

From Carroll’s mistake may come a new O-line starter – Sportspress Northwest
When the Seahawks become disputatious for real Sept. 12 in Indianapolis, here’s my wager in early August for a new offensive starter: RT Cedric Ogbuehi.

NFC West News

Cards Camp Notebook: Cardinals Receive Visit from Roger Goodell - Sports Illustrated Arizona Cardinals News, Analysis and More
The Arizona Cardinals saw a handful of prominent faces drop by training camp Tuesday.

A more 'philosophical' Kyler Murray enters Year 3 with Arizona Cardinals - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Of Murray's growing leadership qualities, coach Kliff Kingsbury said, "the entire place feels it, the whole organization."

Six lesser-known players to watch during week two of Cardinals training camp - Revenge of the Birds
The Arizona Cardinals have already started their first fully-padded practice today which means we are so much closer to the highly-anticipated regular season opener.

49ers News: Did Kyle Shanahan predict Trey Lance’s future? - Niners Nation
One of Kyle’s post-draft predictions may already be coming true.

Jimmy Garoppolo has perfect response for Fred Warner interceptions | RSN
Fred Warner appears more than ready for the regular season, even at Jimmy Garoppolo's expense.

Trey Lance Take His First Rep with the Starters on Day 6 of 49ers Training Camp - Sports Illustrated San Francisco 49ers News, Analysis and More
Breaking down every rep of Trey Lance and Jimmy Garoppolo from Day 6 of San Francisco 49ers training camp.

49ers put on pads and Mike McGlinchey takes on his nemesis: a stout bull rush – The Athletic
McGlinchey, who added 25 pounds in the offseason, took part in the first real one-on-one pass-rush drills of 2021 vs. defensive linemen.

Power of the Press: What are the Rams Getting By Following NFL Trend of Hiring Media? - Sports Illustrated LA Rams News, Analysis and More
Rams' head coach Sean McVay's new personal assistant is a former sportswriter.

2020 Slot vs. Wide: Sean McVay's Skinny Rams Offense | Football Outsiders
Our annual look at receiving performance in and of the slot kicks off with the receivers. Did Cole Beasley earn his All-Pro vote? Was Stefon Diggs able to be stopped anywhere? And will Sean McVay finally learn what the "wide" means in wide receiver?

Could Andre Dillard become option for Rams in the future? - Turf Show Times
The Eagles former first round pick is falling out of favor in Philadelphia.

Rams training camp updates: 13 observations from Monday’s practice - Turf Show Times
Matthew Stafford spreads the ball around targets and target areas.

Around The NFL

New York Jets OL Cameron Clark to recover from scary injury - Sports Illustrated New York Jets News, Analysis and More
New York Jets guard Cameron Clark is expected to make a full recovery from a spinal cord contusion sustained during the first padded practice of training camp.

'How 'bout them Cowboys?' The inside story of Jimmy Johnson's legendary line
As the former NFL coach readies for induction in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday, many will recall his rebuild of America's Team and his words in a tiny locker room in 1993.

Teamwide brawl that pins Daniel Jones in pile abruptly ends New York Giants' training camp practice
The Giants' first day of padded practice at training camp ended abruptly Tuesday when coach Joe Judge angrily addressed and punished his players for a teamwide brawl that included starting quarterback Daniel Jones at the bottom of the pile.

Steelers CB DeMarkus Acy tears ACL in practice - National Football Post
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback DeMarkus Acy said he tore his ACL at practice on Tuesday.

Sam Young becomes third Raider to retire this week - National Football Post
Reserve offensive lineman Sam Young hung up his cleats Tuesday, becoming the third player on the Las Vegas Raiders to retire this week. Young is 34.

Jacob Eason favored in tightest Week 1 starting QB odds - National Football Post
The Indianapolis Colts might be kicking the tires on available veteran quarterbacks, but second-year pro Jacob Eason is favored to start Week 1 under center.

Another Raiders executive makes abrupt exit - ProFootballTalk
First, it was team president Marc Badain. Now, it’s V.P. of strategy and business development Brandon Doll.

FO Fantasy Show: Carson Wentz Injury and Interesting Passing Efficiency Splits | Football Outsiders
Scott Spratt takes his Fantasy Podcast to Twitch to discuss the Carson Wentz injury and interesting passing efficiency splits with Derrik Klassen. Scott and Derrik talk about skill players who stuck out from the new fantasy receiving tool including YAC+ leading RBs and WRs who were 3td down target leaders.

Philip Rivers on NFL comeback: 'I have not completely ruled that out'
Roughly seven months after announcing his retirement following 17 pro seasons, Philip Rivers said he hasn’t closed the door on a comeback late in the 2021 season.

Move the Sticks Podcast: Top 10 NFL Offensive & Defensive Rookie of the Year Candidates
Bucky Brooks is back with a new episode of Move the Sticks with special guest Lance Zierlein. On this show, the guys discuss Nick Chubb's extension, Deshaun Watson and the top NFL Offensive and Defensive Rookie of the Year candidates.

Pro Football Hall of Fame primed for supersized enshrinement weekend
With the Pro Football Hall of Fame set to host its biggest enshrinement weekend ever, Nick Shook catches up with president and CEO David Baker for insight into what's in store for the ceremonies honoring the classes of 2020 and 2021.