In the last two offseasons, the Saints have traded their best passing game mismatch pieces in Darren Sproles and Jimmy Graham. Both players aligned all over the field and helped define the coverage for Drew Brees, created favorable matchups, and put an overall strain on the defense. 750 more words
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DRAFT COUNTDOWN: Under three weeks. A weekly look at draft-related topics involving the Seahawks.
A year ago, word was the Seahawks were hoping to draft a couple of offensive tackles because they needed to replace right tackle Breno Giacomini and weren’t sure they would keep left tackle Russell Okung when his contract is up after the 2015 season. 992 more words
The New Orleans Saints engineered one of the most shocking trades in recent NFL history on the opening day of free agency, shipping three-time Pro Bowl tight end Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks. 390 more words
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll had been optimistic at the league meetings last week about the potential for the team to re-sign veteran offensive lineman Stephen Schilling. 208 more words
Three straight playoff trips. Two consecutive NFC Championships. Back-to-back Super Bowl appearances. The Seattle Seahawks have enjoyed a dominant run over the past three seasons, and they’ve managed to do so without the luxury of having a great offensive line. 1,255 more words