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James Carpenter's future with the Seahawks02/26/15
John Clayton discusses how much he thinks free-agent left guard James Carpenter will want and how much the Seahawks will be willing to give him. Other topics include: U.S. District Judge David Doty ruling in favor of Vikings running back Adrian...
The Professor says Reggie Bush is not an option for the Seahawks
After being released by the Lions today, should the Seahawks go after Reggie Bush? John says no as they have better options here. John also tries to make sense of the Packers cutting linebacker AJ Hawk.
Will Earl Thomas' shoulder injury linger into 2015 season?
John Clayton talks about All-Pro Seahawks safety Earl Thomas' shoulder surgery and why he faces a tough timetable to be ready for the start of next season. He also looks at a draft that is deep in Seattle's areas of need, why UW's Danny Shelton will...
How much urgency do Seahawks have to get new deal for Lynch?
John Clayton breaks down the offers the Seahawks have presented to Marshawn Lynch and explains why they may not be as desperate to sign him soon as some think. He also discusses Adrian Peterson's agent getting heated with a Vikings front office member...
Will Browns take Mariota and end the Manziel era?
John Clayton looks at the rumor that Cleveland could target Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota and addresses what that means for Johnny Manziel's future. The Professor also keeps us informed on the Seahawks' communications with running back Marshawn...
Clayton says "good luck" getting a timely decision from Lynch
John Clayton says that as much as the Seahawks would prefer a decision from running back Marshawn Lynch sooner rather than later, it's likely to come only on his terms and not based on any timetable the team gives him. Clayton also talks about the...
Clayton gives us the latest from the NFL Combine
John Clayton brings us the latest from the combine in Indianapolis, plus gives his take on why Jay Gruden came out giving RGIII a vote of confidence as their starting QB next season.
Could Seattle's next reclamation project be Mike Williams?
John Clayton breaks down the saga of Buffalo wide receiver Mike Williams and if the Seahawks may have interest in taking him on as a reclamation project. He also looks at the possibility of Chicago's Brandon Marshall hitting the market and if...
Is it a long shot the Seahawks re-sign Byron Maxwell?
John Clayton addresses the unlikelihood that the Seahawks give Byron Maxwell a franchise tag and if that would spell an end to his tenure in Seattle. He also talks about how franchise tags will impact the free-agent market, and Green Bay cutting tight...
Could Brandon Marshall end up with the Seahawks?
John Clayton addresses star receiver Brandon Marshall's speculation that he could be cut by the Bears and if that makes him a candidate to be signed by Seattle. Also discussed is Peyton Manning's reported decision to return in 2015, how long the...
Signs pointing to a Marshawn Lynch return
We heard it from Michael Robinson and The Professor seems to concur that Marshawn Lynch will play next year. The question is, will it be for the Seahawks?
Don't expect Russell Wilson to give Seahawks a discount
John Clayton says he doesn't think quarterback Russell Wilson will give the Seahawks any sort of discount on his upcoming contract, saying he envisions the annual average being at least $22.5 million. Clayton also explains why guaranteed money in NFL...
Could Seahawks replace Marshawn Lynch with DeMarco Murray?
John Clayton looks at the ongoing speculation surrounding Marshawn Lynch, including if the Seahawks could replace him with a different star RB. Also covered is Seattle GM John Schneider's comments on extending Russell Wilson's contract, the Seahawks'...
What does Marshawn Lynch want from the Seahawks?
John Clayton looks at Marshawn Lynch's situation with the Seahawks and what demands he may have to stay with the team in 2015. Other topics include the Seahawks' hiring of Micheal Barrow as their new linebackers coach and why there's no chance of...
At what position do the Seahawks need the most help?
With the offseason here, John Clayton looks over the Seahawks roster and breaks down what position group could use the most help through free agency. He also addresses all the turnover in the Seattle coaching staff, including why Ken Norton left for...
Have Doug Baldwin's recent outbursts hurt his reputation?
John Clayton talks about the chip on Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin's shoulder and his recent actions in the spotlight. He also talks about Dan Quinn taking Seahawks assistants to Atlanta with him, the likelihood of Kris Richard taking over as...
What's next for Marshawn Lynch and the Seahawks?
John Clayton discusses what he thinks will happen with Marshawn Lynch and the Seahawks this offseason and why running backs have been increasingly devalued around the NFL. Clayton also weighs in on the recent spate of NFL arrests, the Cardinals' new...
Dan Quinn finally gets his shot to coach with Falcons
John Clayton looks at all of the details to former Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn's arrival as the Falcons' new head coach. He also covers how many Seattle assistants Quinn could take to Atlanta, the reported contract extension offer the...
John thinks Marshawn Lynch will hold out and may not return to Seahawks
John Clayton weighs in on the future of Marshawn Lynch in Seattle and how bad that play call was in the history of the Super Bowl.
How did Marshawn Lynch come out looking after this week?
John Clayton looks at Marshawn Lynch's antics during Super Bowl week and whether he came out looking positive. The Professor also dissects Roger Goodell's Friday press conference, if the Falcons waiting for Dan Quinn could change how teams hire head...
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