Here's a look at some of the rumors making their way around the NFL on Friday, Feb. 12.
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Matt Forte is certain to generate interest on the open market. Which teams would want him and could afford the running back?
The Seahawks, Panthers, Patriots and Steelers are among the favorites to reach Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston next year.
If the Seahawks were to use a first-round pick to address the interior of their defensive line, pass rushing ability should be a key consideration.
Jeff Fuller is a big target whose father played defensive back for the 49ers; another Seahawks-related link examines Marshawn Lynch's legacy
Watch out for Frank Clark in Year 2
The second-round pick from last year needs a little more polish, but his speed and athleticism are impressive. Clark makes Matt Bowen's honorable mention list from the 2015 class. Breakout candidates (Insider)
The Seahawks defensive end tells finalists at an awards show that he hopes they aren't "sore losers" like the Panthers quarterback.
It seems unlikely that Pete Carroll would choose to leave an organization that is still primed to win and a culture that he spent so long shaping.
A look at the top Seattle Seahawks stories on Thursday touches on whether the team will need reinforcements at wide receiver this offseason.
Predicting Seattle's offseason
Sheil Kapadia thinks the Seahawks and Kam Chancellor will find a middle ground with a contract extension, avoiding a holdout for the second straight season. Offseason predictions
Prediction: Lynch, Seahawks win SB LII
Sure, Marshawn Lynch is retiring this offseason, but Thomas Neumann suggests he'll return in 2017 and help the Seahawks to another world title. The next 25 Super Bowls
Marshawn Lynch, through the years
From the Beast Quake to unusual touchdown celebrations, Lynch is in these photos so he won't get fined. Photos
Next season, expect Thomas Rawls to take the lead at running back for the Seahawks, with complementary roles to be determined.
What has Marshawn Lynch meant to the Seattle Seahawks? Plenty.
A force to be reckoned with on the field, Marshawn Lynch was also a mystery off it. As he retires, his legacy reflects his personality.
Will Wilson be the top fantasy QB?
Russell Wilson is a candidate for top billing after an incredible second-half run, but quarterbacks tend to rely on their legs less often as they age. Will Wilson continue to produce on the ground in 2016? Way-too-early fantasy rankings
Eric Karabell analyzes fantasy value for Broncos, Seahawks and Lions with stars retiring
The Broncos' C.J. Anderson became the third running back with Cal roots to win a Super Bowl over the past three seasons.
Although Lynch's career stats might not stack up to the best of the best, he was a dominant force over his nine-year career, winning one Super Bowl and carrying the load for the Seahawks.
Marshawn Lynch's retirement leaves quite a void, and he'll be remembered as a key cog in a golden age for the Seahawks.