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Seahawks get bad news from Falcons extending Grady Jarrett

The Seahawks need to find a way to sign Jarran Reed after 2019. But with the Falcons paying Grady Jarrett a ton, Seattle might be priced out from Reed. On Monday the Atlanta Falcons and Grady Jarrett agreed to a contract extension of four-years and $68 million. This averages out to $17 million a season. […] Seahawks get bad news from Falcons extending Grady Jarrett - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 15, 2019

Seahawks George Fant might be key to the season

Seahawks tight end/right tackle/left tackle George Fant is a riddle of a player. And that might just be a big reason Seattle makes the postseason. What exactly is the Seahawks’ George Fant? Is he a tight end or a right tackle or a left tackle? Maybe he could take over at long-snapper or backup Michael […] Seahawks George Fant might be key to the season - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 15, 2019

Three players Seahawks can least afford to lose other than Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner

The beginning to the Seahawks season is growing closer. Besides Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner, here are three players Seattle can’t do without. The Seahawks open training camp on July 25th. Several position battles are ongoing and probably won’t be known until nearly week one of the regular season. But there are several Seattle players […] Three players Seahawks can least afford to lose other than Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 15, 2019

Bobby Wagner given 99 Madden rating

Seahawks fans have long known the special and rare talent that linebacker Bobby Wagner is, and it looks as though other people are starting to figure it out as well. Madden released their rankings for the upcoming 2020 version of the game, and the Seahawks’ Bobby Wagner is one of only four players in the […] Bobby Wagner given 99 Madden rating - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 13, 2019

The idea of an 18-game season is too dumb even for NFL execs

The NFL appears to be mulling an 18-game season with a 16-game per player limit. This is so stupid there must be a reason for it. The NFL makes a lot of money. Sometimes even in spite of itself. This is a league that is slow to address a growing issue of domestic violence but […] The idea of an 18-game season is too dumb even for NFL execs - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 12, 2019

ESPN has the Seahawks offense all wrong

ESPN released a ranking of best to worst offenses for 2019 and the Seahawks were near the bottom. What exactly is the four letter network thinking? Let me say that I normally like ESPN’s Bill Barnwell. He has a funny style of writing and does his research. But his ranking of the NFL offenses for […] ESPN has the Seahawks offense all wrong - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 12, 2019

Seahawks all-time dream team offense by position

If the Seahawks were going to have a dream team on offense made up from players in the franchises’s history, this would be the best group. For most of the last decade, the Seahawks have been built on great defense with very good quarterback play and the smattering of productive running backs. But forget what […] Seahawks all-time dream team offense by position - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 11, 2019

The Seahawks have one of the best triplets in the NFL

According to NFL.com, the Seahawks have one of the best group of “triplets” in the NFL. That is good but which three players are they talking about? First of all, let me say I am glad not to be a fan of the Miami Dolphins. They seem to stink as far as having three really […] The Seahawks have one of the best triplets in the NFL - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 11, 2019

Seahawks bringing back Ahtyba Rubin would just make sense

The Seahawks need some veteran depth along the defensive line. One way to add quality would be to bring back old friend Ahtyba Rubin. Ahtyba Rubin had a wasted 2018. The Seahawks had trouble stopping the run last year. Rubin is a free agent. Seattle needs some quality veteran players on the defensive line. One […] Seahawks bringing back Ahtyba Rubin would just make sense - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 7, 2019

Seahawks running backs will be ready to run a lot of routes

The Seahawks lost one of their best wide receivers ever in Doug Baldwin. There are plenty of wideouts ready to step up, but don’t forget the running backs. There has been a lot of gnashing of teeth over the departure of the magnificent Doug Baldwin. He is one of the Seahawks best receivers ever, so […] Seahawks running backs will be ready to run a lot of routes - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 6, 2019

For the Seahawks, the preseason games actually do matter

It’s conventional wisdom that preseason won-loss records don’t matter. As in so many things, the Seahawks don’t do things in the conventional manner. Everyone knows that preseason games are simply glorified scrimmages. Scrimmages you get to pay at least $65 to see, that is. At least when it comes to the Seahawks, there’s more at […] For the Seahawks, the preseason games actually do matter - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 5, 2019

The surprising Seahawks streak you never knew was nearly the best ever

The Seahawks aren’t playing football yet, but that doesn’t mean we can’t revel in their greatness. Seattle put together one truly great streak. We’re exactly three weeks away from the opening of training camp for the Seahawks. News around the league has been light, to say the least. So it’s a  good thing we aren’t a […] The surprising Seahawks streak you never knew was nearly the best ever - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 4, 2019

Four explosive Seahawks plays for your 4th of July

To help 12s celebrate the 4th of July, here are four explosive (fireworks!) plays the Seahawks successfully executed in the last decade. The Seahawks can be a fun team to watch. Fans of other teams may not be aware of this. Maybe they see Seattle as this run-heavy team that plods its way through games. […] Four explosive Seahawks plays for your 4th of July - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 4, 2019

Celebrating the Fourth with the Seahawks best fourth-round picks ever

Happy Independence Day, 12s! We can’t fire up the grill for you, but we can bring you the best fourth-round picks in Seahawks history! Hopefully, the grill is going at your place. If it’s a gas grill, please have the decency to have a smoker box. Otherwise, it’s old-school charcoal all the way. And keep […] Celebrating the Fourth with the Seahawks best fourth-round picks ever - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jul 3, 2019

Of the Seahawks on the roster bubble, where is Barkevious Mingo?

An excellent site just published a list of Seahawks they believed to be on the roster bubble. It all made sense, but where was Barkevious Mingo? The Seahawks will face a lot of tough choices on the roster this summer. I think their toughest cuts will come at the linebacker position, as they seem to […] Of the Seahawks on the roster bubble, where is Barkevious Mingo? - 12th Man Rising - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.