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ClutchPoints May 15, 2019
Seahawks pass rusher Ezekiel Ansah says there is ‘no timetable’ following shoulder surgery

Seahawks pass rusher Ezekiel Ansah says there is ‘no timetable’ following shoulder surgery

New Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah is recovering from shoulder surgery to repair an injury that he sustained this past season, but he doesn’t have a timetable for his return. “You know, I’m just going to take it a day at a time,” Ansah said on 710 ESPN. “I don’t have a timeline […] The post Seahawks pass rusher Ezekiel Ansah says there is ‘no timetable’ following shoulder surgery appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pride Of Detroit May 15, 2019
Former Lions tight end Levine Toilolo signing with 49ers

Former Lions tight end Levine Toilolo signing with 49ers

The Lions won’t be re-signing Toilolo, as expected. It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Detroit Lions free agents. Last Friday, Ezekiel Ansah signed a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks. A day prior, the Seahawks added former Lions fullback/linebacker Nick Bellore. Now a third Lions free agent will be moving to the NFC West. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, tight end Levine Toilolo is headed to the San Francisco 49ers. The #49ers are expected to sign former #Falcons and #Lions TE Levine Toilolo today, source said, pending his physical. He had 21 catches for 263...
Field Gulls May 14, 2019
Report: free agent Dion Jordan faces PED suspension

Report: free agent Dion Jordan faces PED suspension

Since Friday the Seattle Seahawks have addressed issues on the defensive line through the addition of multiple free agents. They started by signing defensive end Ziggy Ansah, formerly of the Detroit Lions, and then continued Monday with the official announcment on defensive tackle Al Woods, joining the team after spendin the last two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts. This had left some fans wondering what the status of former first round pick Dion Jordan was, and now there is an answer. Dion Jordan is being suspended 10 games for violating the PED policy by taking Adderall. But the...
Field Gulls May 12, 2019
Century Links 5/12: Reasons for Optimism with the Ziggy Ansah Signing

Century Links 5/12: Reasons for Optimism with the Ziggy Ansah Signing

Read! Sign up for the Seaside Joe newsletter!In addition to the great content you'll see on Field Gulls every day, sign up for a daily newsletter to come to your email every morning that will be a short and sweet post, thought, stat, quote, musing by Kenneth or one of his guests that requires little thought or commitment. Just a good way to bring a Seahawks companion to your morning of sippin' joe by the seaside. Seattle Seahawks fans can expect ‘vicious’ player in Ezekiel AnsahFree agent defensive end Ezekiel Ansah brings a special style of play to the Seattle Seahawks, adding...
Pride Of Detroit May 11, 2019
3 biggest roster holes the Detroit Lions still need to fill

3 biggest roster holes the Detroit Lions still need to fill

Detroit still has a few holes in the roster as we put the draft behind us. We are now a couple weeks past the 2019 NFL draft and the second phase of free agency is kicking off. With players like Ezekiel Ansah and Dontrelle Inman finally finding landing spots, teams are starting to fill the final few cracks in their roster as we head into the summer. While nearly everyone would agree that the Detroit Lions have improved this offseason, with a flurry of spending in free agency and a strong draft class, the team still has a few positions they have to address in the coming weeks. Here are the...
SideLion Report May 11, 2019

Detroit Lions: Goodbye and good riddance to Ziggy Ansah

Former Pro Bowl defensive end Ezekiel Ansah recently signed a new deal with the Seahawks, marking an end to a roller-coaster era with the Detroit Lions. The legacy that defensive end Ezekiel Ansah left with the Detroit Lions is quite a murky one, to say the least. Earlier this week, the Seattle Seahawks signed Ansah […] Detroit Lions: Goodbye and good riddance to Ziggy Ansah - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Detroit Sports Nation May 10, 2019

LOOK: Ziggy Ansah posts goodbye message for Detroit Lions’ fans

There was a point where it looked like Ziggy Ansah would become a perennial Pro Bowl player for the Detroit Lions. Unfortunately, injuries got the best of Ansah and he was never able to stay on the field for the Lions’ defense. Now, Ziggy’s time in Detroit is over as he has moved on to […] More
Field Gulls May 10, 2019
It's official: Seahawks sign Ziggy Ansah

It's official: Seahawks sign Ziggy Ansah

Fans of the Seattle Seahawks have been waiting for days for the official confirmation of what has been rumored for several days, the signing of defensive end Ziggy Ansah, formerly of the Detroit Lions. Well, that wait is finally over, as the Hawks have indeed officially added Ansah to the team’s roster this Friday afternoon. Pen to paper! ✅#GoHawks | @Ziggy_Ansah pic.twitter.com/GBBksuN6PV— Seattle Seahawks (@Seahawks) May 10, 2019 So, there it is from the Seahawks themselves, with Ansah looking like he just won the Masters. In any case, Hawks fans will be happy to see that the...
Pride Of Detroit May 10, 2019
Should the Lions have matched the Seahawks’ offer for Ezekiel Ansah?

Should the Lions have matched the Seahawks’ offer for Ezekiel Ansah?

Is Ziggy worth what the Seahawks are giving him? Ezekiel Ansah is headed to the Seattle Seahawks, and that means one of the most crucial players on the Detroit Lions defense over the past few five years will be playing for another NFL team for the first time in his career. It seems like most Lions fans had come to terms with Ansah’s departure. His lack of availability frustrated the fanbase almost as much as it seemed to frustrate Ansah himself. Now that we know many—but not all—of Ansah’s contract terms with the Seahawks, it’s time to evaluate whether the Lions should have...
Detroit Sports Nation May 9, 2019

JUST IN: Former Detroit Lions’ FB joins Ziggy Ansah in Seattle

According to reports, former Detroit Lions FB NIck Bellore is joining Ziggy Ansah and signing with the Seattle Seahawks. #Seahawks signed former #Lions, #49ers and #Jets LB/FB Nick Bellore. Also signed former 49ers OL Marcus Martin. They made the addition of CB Jamar Taylor official. — Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) May 9, 2019   More
Arrowhead Pride May 9, 2019
Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah signing with Seahawks, per report

Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah signing with Seahawks, per report

After six seasons in Detroit, Ansah will help fill the void left when the Seahawks traded frank Clark to the Chiefs According to a report Wednesday night from ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, free agent defensive end Ezekiel Ansah will sign with the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday. Former Lions’ DE Ziggy Ansah is expected to sign with the Seattle Seahawks, per a league source. Seattle lands a veteran DE to help offset the loss of DE Frank Clark, who was traded to KC.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 9, 2019 Selected by the Detroit Lions with the fifth overall pick of the 2013 NFL...
Field Gulls May 9, 2019
Report: Seahawks to sign cornerback Jamar Taylor Thursday

Report: Seahawks to sign cornerback Jamar Taylor Thursday

The big news for the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday is of course that they are flying Ziggy Ansah, formerly of the Detroit Lions, to Seattle in order to sign a one-year contract. However, in addition to signing and saw reports have now emerged that the team is also set to sign a veteran to compete for the slot cornerback roll left empty when Justin Coleman departed for the Lions. Veteran nickel CB Jamar Taylor is in Seattle today and going to sign with the #Seahawks, sources tell me and @TomPelissero. More defensive help to add to the Ziggy Ansah signing.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 9,...
Pride Of Detroit May 9, 2019
Top 5 free agents the Detroit Lions should consider signing

Top 5 free agents the Detroit Lions should consider signing

Here are five players the Lions could still add to help their 2019 squad. The NFL Draft is over and now beings the last wave for free agency. With compensatory pick calculations no longer part of the equation, some of the best free agents should be expected to come off the market soon. In fact, we’ve already seen Ezekiel Ansah find a new home in Seattle. The Detroit Lions have a good share of 2019 cap space left—literally enough to sign any of the remaining players. Whether they want to hang onto that money for 2020 or for upcoming contract extensions remains to be seen. However,...
ClutchPoints May 9, 2019
Seahawks sign pass-rusher Ziggy Ansah but he will miss time

Seahawks sign pass-rusher Ziggy Ansah but he will miss time

  Wednesday night, Seattle  Seahawks fans were celebrating the news that the squad had agreed to a one-year deal with former top-five draft pick Ziggy Ansah, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The former Detroit Lions pass-rusher was considered by many around the NFL as the top free agent remaining. The Seattle move was heralded around […] The post Seahawks sign pass-rusher Ziggy Ansah but he will miss time appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Buffalo Rumblings May 9, 2019
DE Ziggy Ansah expected to sign with Seahawks

DE Ziggy Ansah expected to sign with Seahawks

The Buffalo Bills had been rumored to be a landing spot for the pass rusher The Buffalo Bills were rumored to be in the running to sign talented but injury-prone defensive end Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah, but it appears they will miss out on the Ansah sweepstakes. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Ansah, 29, is expected to sign a one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks. Ansah, who the Detroit Lions selected with the No. 5 overall draft pick in the 2013 NFL Draft out of Brigham Young University, led the NFC with 14.5 sacks during his Pro Bowl 2015 season, and added 12 sacks in the 2017...

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