NFL Nation Buzz: Seattle Seahawks

Terry Blount reports on backup running backs Christine Michael and Thomas Rawls stepping into the spotlight at camp.

Chancellor considering holding out (0:54)
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Chancellor considering a camp holdout

Kam Chancellor reportedly wants a new deal and may hold out of Seahawks training camp to make it happen. Is Michael Bennett also feeling underappreciated? NFL rumors roundup

Wagner, Seahawks working on new deal (2:20)
Wilson, Seahawks set deadline to get deal done (0:32)
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Blount: Wilson contract overshadows team

ESPN NFL Nation Seahawks reporter Terry Blount looks at all of the off-field distractions that threaten to derail the reigning NFC Champions this season including Russell Wilson's contract.

Where Should Russell Wilson Rank?

One of the great debates from these rankings has been the standing of Russell Wilson. With an elite defense and sound running game, he has been asked to carry his team less than other quarterbacks, making it hard to get a consensus on Wilson's abilities. QB debate (Insider)

Holmgren chimes in on Wilson's contract (2:35)
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Seahawks put eight in Barnwell's top 100

No NFL team had as many as the Seahawks' eight representatives in Bill Barnwell's rankings. Five came from Seattle's ferocious defense, including three Legion of Boom members. Grantland: NFL top 100

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Lockette recalls Super Bowl heartbreak

Remember Malcolm Butler's game-clinching pick? Do you know whom he snatched it from? That would be Seahawks WR Ricardo Lockette: "People have told me all sorts of things about the last play of Super Bowl XLIX. I wouldn’t know. Whenever it comes on, I turn away," Lockette wrote in the Players Tribune.

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Sando: Top 5 debates from QB Tier Rankings

Were Matt Ryan, Tony Romo and Teddy Bridgewater slighted in the 2015 QB Tier Rankings? Mike Sando runs down his top five objections, backed by statistical and anecdotal evidence.

Holmgren: QB Wilson should sign now

"I know the Seahawks have not lowballed Russell Wilson," former Seattle coach Mike Holmgren told NBC Sports Radio. "Now, is it an Alex Rodriguez contract, which is twice as much as anybody's ever made in their life? No. But they have not lowballed him. So I think it's a fair deal."

Both those guys will be looking at this group, who make up the top 5 in ESPN dot-coms 2015 fantasy running back rankings. Eddie Lacy is the preseason number-1 after finishing strong in 2014 Le'Veon Bell, Jamaal Charles, Adrian Peterson and Marshawn Lynch are also in the top 5.

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Bill Parcells on resurrecting QBs, rebuilding

Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill Parcells discusses what he likes about rebuilding, whether he regretted leaving any teams during his career and Russell Wilson's success.

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Seahawks now focused on Wagner deal?

As negotiations with Russell Wilson approach a mini-deadline, it seems the Seahawks are turning their attention to extending Bobby Wagner. Could the young LB get a new deal before training camp? NFL rumors roundup

Seahawks' backup running backs step into spotlight (0:58)
Should Seahawks be concerned about secondary? (1:28)


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