Geno Smith, the Seahawks — now with a signed contract — is turning attention to bigger targets

RENTON, WA — Geno Smith was never convinced of the anecdotal nature of his journey. Every question asked of him about feeling validated by the success of his 2022 season was met with a hard “no” or deeper perspective about being lucky enough to play football at the highest level for 10 years with seven-figure annual salaries. method. So even as the Seattle quarterback sat between coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider Thursday morning at Virginia Mason Sports Center after signing a three-year, $105 million contract, he was…

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Geno Smith is ready to compete and mentor any Seahawks QB

Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith said Thursday that he’s not worried about the prospect of Seattle drafting a quarterback with the No. 5 pick in the April draft. Here’s what you need to know: Smith said he would view any quarterback the Seahawks bring in as a contender, but also “will help him out as much as I can.” Smith’s comments came after coach Pete Carroll said on Tuesday that the team would consider the quarterback selection. On Monday, the Seahawks and Smith agreed to a three-year contract worth up to…

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Why Geno Smith’s contract extension with the Seahawks is a win-win

Geno Smith went from not responding to writing his name on a $100 million contract. After a long offseason negotiation, Smith and the Seahawks found a middle ground to keep the 32-year-old Pro Bowl quarterback in Seattle. Smith and the Seahawks agreed to a three-year deal worth up to $105 million. the athlete I mentioned Monday. the #hawks She agreed to a multi-year deal with Gino Smith. The bag is big. Seattle keeps its man. the win. Geno Not Writing Again Then the Seahawks wrote him a check. https://t.co/9OPcpgyxGb pic.twitter.com/nnQXrqkTKE…

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Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says the Eagles have hired Sean Desai as defensive coordinator

by the sports staff 6 years ago Seattle coach Pete Carroll announced Tuesday that the Philadelphia Eagles are expected to hire Seahawks assistant coach Sean Desai as their new defensive coordinator. Here’s what you need to know: Desai was an assistant coach for the Seahawks for one season. He was with the 2013-2021 Chicago Bears, serving as the defensive coordinator, safety coach, and defensive quality control coach. He replaces Jonathan Gannon, who left this season to become the head coach of the Arizona Cardinals. Philadelphia’s pass rush was ranked No.…

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Former Seahawks quarterback Doug Baldwin says the NFL is committed to giving back to black communities

Doug Baldwin, a two-time Pro Bowl wide receiver with the Seattle Seahawks, believes the NFL has an “obligation to give back” to black communities, he says. the athlete The “Between the Lines” podcast series. Here’s what you need to know: Baldwin and host Tashan Reid discussed why donating money to social justice causes is the bare minimum the NFL should do, and why Baldwin became increasingly interested in social activism when he was in the league, in an episode posted Tuesday. “If you’re going to benefit from the drive and…

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Seahawks’ Geno Smith wins Comeback Player; Ken Walker and Tariq Wolin miss ROY

Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith capped a dream season with a trophy at the league’s 12th annual NFL Honors, which took place Thursday at Symphony Hall in Phoenix, and two of his teammates walked away from the honors. Smith was named AP Comeback Player of the Year, Kenneth Walker III finished second in Offensive Rookie of the Year voting, and linebacker Tariq Wolin finished third in Defensive Rookie of the Year voting. This story has just been written. ✍️@employee He is the best comeback player of the year! pic.twitter.com/FI1Uhb0ws8 – Seattle…

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2023 NFL Pro Bowl Games: The AFC headlines Derek Carr’s stellar performance on Thursday

The AFC went 9-3 going into the 2023 NFL Pro Bowl games after winning the accurate passes, lightning strike and longest drive events. Here’s what you need to know: The NFC earned three points by winning the Shuffle event. Derek Carr has performed in the accuracy passing competition, leading all QBs with 31 points. The Pro Bowl will continue Sunday with five other events and flag football. The AFC takes the lead in #ProBowlGames! Contests continue Sunday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN/ABC! pic.twitter.com/cWDCi0H2qu – NFL February 3, 2023 the…

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NFL playoffs pick against the spread: Vic Tavor predictions

Let’s not break our arms and pat ourselves on the back. Yes, 4-2 was nice. But we needed to go undefeated in the playoffs to make up for the regular season. Betting lines are especially difficult this week. We think the number of Eagles – favored by the 7.5 – is pretty low. The Eagles were 8-5 against the spread despite being an all-week favorite before Jalen Hurts was injured. Then they lost their last four ATS games, with Hurts getting the kinks at the end. They play their home…

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NFL Announces 5 Teams That Will Play Games In Europe Next Season: Who Makes The Trip?

The American Football League will return to the UK and Germany next season, as well announced the league Thursday the five teams designed to play internationally. The competitors facing each team at the European Games will be announced when the full NFL schedule is released later this year. Here’s what you need to know: The Bills and Titans will play at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London. The Jaguars will return to Wembley Stadium to play in London for the tenth time in franchise history. The Chiefs and Patriots will both…

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NFL Wild Card schedule: 49ers vs. Seahawks open weekend, Bucs vs. Cowboys in MNF

The NFL released its wild schedule Sunday night, kicking off the postseason Saturday with the 49ers hosting the Seahawks at 4:30 p.m. ET. Here’s what you need to know: Seattle advances to the postseason, securing the final wild card spot, after beating the Rams and the Packers losing to the Lions. The Buccaneers will host the Cowboys at 8:15 PM ET on “Monday Night Football.” All six games in the opening playoff round feature a rematch from the regular season, including games between the Chargers and Jaguars, Dolphins and Bills,…

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