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Seahawks Sunday roundup: Seattle wins when Cardinals lose

The Seahawks division rival, the Cardinals, lost Patrick Peterson for six weeks to start 2019. Here’s a bit about that and other Seattle news from last week. There is not a week that goes by, even in the offseason, where there is not some interesting news surrounding the Seahawks. Seattle didn’t make any splash signings […] Seahawks Sunday roundup: Seattle wins when Cardinals lose - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 18, 2019

Seahawks D.K. Metcalf or Gary Jennings: Who is better in 2019

The Seahawks have a lot of young receivers. Who will be the better of two receivers Seattle took in the 2019 NFL Draft, Gary Jennings or D.K. Metcalf this season? Clearly, the Seahawks wanted more speed at receiver. Seattle, of course, already had Tyler Lockett who can fly, but other than Lockett, Seattle’s receivers are […] Seahawks D.K. Metcalf or Gary Jennings: Who is better in 2019 - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 18, 2019

4 positions on the Seahawks to see the biggest competition this off-season

As we head deeper into the Seahawks off-season programs, we’ll begin to see competition among positions start to take shape. This year’s draft for the Seahawks was different from most because they were drafting more for starting players instead of adding depth. With the off-season OTA’s (organized team activities) already having begun, the coaching staff […] 4 positions on the Seahawks to see the biggest competition this off-season - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 16, 2019

Ziggy Ansah is a player Seahawks fans should be glad to have

The Seahawks signed Ziggy Ansah to replace Frank Clark. Ever since signing, Ansah has shown himself to be a player 12s should hope to keep in Seattle. Ziggy Ansah and Frank Clark have several things in common. Both are tall and athletic edge rushers with the ability to get 12 or more sacks a season, […] Ziggy Ansah is a player Seahawks fans should be glad to have - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 13, 2019

Seahawks sign Geno Smith to be be the new Tarvaris Jackson

The Seahawks appear to be on the verge of signing Russell Wilson’s backup, Geno Smith. Will he be the new Tarvaris Jackson? Depending on who one believes, the Seahawks are either signing Geno Smith or he is coming in for a visit to Seattle. I am going to go with what Adam Schefter reports and […] Seahawks sign Geno Smith to be be the new Tarvaris Jackson - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 12, 2019

Seahawks Sunday roundup: Hello Ziggy Ansah and goodbye Doug Baldwin

Last week’s Seahawks news was a lot of ups and a lot of downs. This is some of the Seattle football news fit to read from the week ending 5/11/2019. The Seahawks will be a changed football team in 2019. Seattle may be better or they may be worse. Either way, the roster in 2019 […] Seahawks Sunday roundup: Hello Ziggy Ansah and goodbye Doug Baldwin - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 11, 2019

Seahawks can turn major player losses into great player gains

The Seahawks lost three key players in the last two weeks. The loss of Frank Clark, Doug Baldwin, and Kam Chancellor can pay dividends for years to come. It’s an understatement to say the Seahawks have undergone big changes this offseason. 12s were just settling into the idea of a defensive line without Frank Clark […] Seahawks can turn major player losses into great player gains - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 11, 2019

Seahawks sign Al Woods to pair with Jarran Reed

The Seahawks signed Al Woods on Friday. Seattle needed a run-stuffing defensive tackle and that is exactly what Woods is. The Seahawks ranked 30th in the NFL in 2018 in yards allowed per rushing attempt at 4.9 yards a carry. This needed to be fixed for 2019. On Friday, Seattle signed defensive tackle Al Woods […] Seahawks sign Al Woods to pair with Jarran Reed - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 10, 2019

Seahawks say ‘Farewell’ to two franchise Icons

To say it’s the “end of an era” does not come close to capturing the loss that the Seahawks, and the 12th man, have endured in parting ways with Doug Baldwin and Kam Chancellor. Thursday, the Seahawks made the painful and heartbreaking decision to cut Doug Baldwin and Kam Chancellor due to failed physicals, essentially […] Seahawks say ‘Farewell’ to two franchise Icons - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 10, 2019

A Seahawks fan’s open letter to Doug Baldwin

On Thursday, the Seattle Seahawks announced that they had waived-injured wide receiver, Doug Baldwin. The move was not unexpected but still hit home for many fans. One of those fans was yours truly. You see, I am very picky about the individual athletes I embrace. In fact, I have but one athlete’s jersey in my […] A Seahawks fan’s open letter to Doug Baldwin - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 9, 2019

The Seahawks release Doug Baldwin and the world is a lesser place

The Seahawks released Doug Baldwin today due to a failed physical. Seattle also released Kam Chancellor. It was a bad day in Seahawks-dom. What an emotional roller-coaster of the week it has been for Seahawks fans. This week Seattle signed Ziggy Ansah to replace Frank Clark. That was maybe a positive. On Thursday, though, Seattle […] The Seahawks release Doug Baldwin and the world is a lesser place - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 9, 2019

Seahawks sign veteran Jamar Taylor for depth at cornerback

The Seahawks signed cornerback Jamar Taylor on Thursday in hopes he will create quality depth at cornerback. What does Taylor add to Seattle? The Seahawks are beginning to make free agent moves. On Wednesday, Seattle signed edge rusher Ziggy Ansah. Thursday Seattle signed Jamar Taylor. Taylor isn’t nearly the splash signing that Ansah was. In […] Seahawks sign veteran Jamar Taylor for depth at cornerback - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 9, 2019

Seahawks signing of Ziggy Ansah does not completely fix problem

The Seahawks are reportedly signing free agent edge rusher Ziggy Ansah to a one year deal. This is good news but Seattle needs more help at defensive end. The Seahawks lost Frank Clark this offseason when he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs. Production at defensive end was already a problem in Seattle even […] Seahawks signing of Ziggy Ansah does not completely fix problem - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 8, 2019

Seahawks have big decision between Bobby Wagner and Jarran Reed in 2020

The Seahawks may be finishing up free agency for 2019. But 2020 will bring up a huge question: Does Seattle extend Bobby Wagner or Jarran Reed or both? The Seahawks no longer have to worry about finding the money to extend Frank Clark. He was traded. And Seattle already signed an extension with quarterback Russell […] Seahawks have big decision between Bobby Wagner and Jarran Reed in 2020 - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
May 7, 2019

An early look at Seahawks fantasy football relevance

It’s never too early to start thinking about a new season of fantasy football, especially when it involves some of the Seahawks. For the Seahawks, there was plenty of value to be found from a fantasy perspective last year. Russel Wilson finished as the QB9, Chris Carson as the RB14, and Tyler Lockett as the […] An early look at Seahawks fantasy football relevance - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.