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Brett Swain

Brett Swain - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 200 lbs.
Birthday 06/21/1985
Birthplace Carlsbad, CA
College San Diego State
Years played 4
Drafted 2008, 7th round, 10th pick by Packers

Raiders acquire QB Flynn from Seahawks

Posted April 01, 2013 @ 2:59 p.m. ET
The Raiders acquired Seattle backup Matt Flynn on Monday for draft picks, signaling an end to Carson Palmer's brief tenure as starter in Oakland.

Vikings trade Harvin to Seahawks

Posted March 11, 2013 @ 1:44 p.m. ET
The Vikings have agreed to trade WR Percy Harvin to the Seahawks in exchange for multiple draft picks, according to published reports.

Seattle Seahawks: 2013 team needs

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 9:40 p.m. ET
We highlight the top three needs on offense and defense for the Seattle Seahawks, and take a look back at their 2012 draft class.

Seahawks GM likes 'win-win' QB situation

Posted Feb. 21, 2013 @ 6:53 p.m. ET
Seahawks GM John Schneider does not appear to be in any hurry to unload Matt Flynn, as rumors have suggested.

Seahawks LB Hill arrested on assault charges

Posted Jan. 30, 2013 @ 1:43 p.m. ET
Seahawks LB Leroy Hill has been arrested after police say he assaulted his girlfriend and kept her in his home against her will.

Seahawks hire Thomas as VP of football administration

Posted Jan. 25, 2013 @ 3:42 p.m. ET
The Seahawks hired Matt Thomas as the team’s vice president of football administration on Friday.

Jets hire Idzik as GM

Posted Jan. 18, 2013 @ 4:31 p.m. ET
The Jets hired former Seahawks executive John Idzik as their general manager, owner Woody Johnson announced Friday.

Seahawks appear poised to move Flynn

Posted Jan. 17, 2013 @ 3:18 p.m. ET
If the right deal presents itself, the Seahawks won't hesitate to trade backup QB Matt Flynn.

Quinn returns to Seattle as defensive coordinator

Posted Jan. 17, 2013 @ 1:40 p.m. ET
The Seahawks named Dan Quinn the replacement for Gus Bradley as the team’s defensive coordinator.

Jaguars tab Bradley as head coach

Posted Jan. 17, 2013 @ 8:50 a.m. ET
The Jaguars hired former Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley as head coach, Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer and ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported.

Cardinals interview Bevell, plan to talk to Arians

Posted Jan. 16, 2013 @ 10:18 p.m. ET
The Cardinals have interviewed Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and plan to talk to Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.

Falcons finally put away gutsy Seahawks

Posted Jan. 13, 2013 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
Matt Ryan threw three touchdown passes and overcame two interceptions in rallying the Falcons past the Seahawks, 30-28, on Sunday.

Friday injury report for divisional playoffs

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
Here is the Friday injury report for the divisional playoffs, showing to what degree injured players participated in their teams' practices.

Key matchup: Falcons WRs vs. Seahawks CBs

Posted Jan. 09, 2013 @ 5:26 p.m. ET
In Wednesday’s key matchup we look ahead to Sunday’s divisional-round meeting between the Seahawks and the Falcons.

Seahawks sign DE Chukwurah, place Clemons on I.R.

Posted Jan. 09, 2013 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
The Seahawks signed DE Patrick Chukwurah on Wednesday and placed DE Chris Clemons on injured reserve.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted April 09, 2013
The Seahawks inked Swain to a two-year deal, announcing the signing on their website on Monday.||||||| The 27-year-old Swain was drafted by Green Bay in 2008, taken in the seventh-round out of San Diego State. He caught six passes with Green Bay in the 2010 season and another two for San Francisco in 2011, but was among the 49ers' final cuts before the start of last season.
Posted Oct. 11, 2011
The agency representing Swain says he has agreed to a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers.||||||| Rep 1 Sports tweeted the news Tuesday, when San Francisco worked out potential replacements for the injured Joshua Morgan. The 26-year-old Swain was cut in late August by Green Bay. He had three tackles on special teams in the Packers' Super Bowl win over Pittsburgh. He has six career receptions for 72 yards, all last year. He missed much of 2009 with a knee injury.
Posted Sept. 03, 2010
Swain caught 6 passes for 130 yards in Thursday's 17-13 loss to the Chiefs.||||||| Swain finished the preseason with eight catches for 164 yards.
Posted Oct. 30, 2009
Swain, a fifth-string receiver and special teams standout, will have season-ending knee surgery after an injury Sunday.||||||| Wideout Jordy Nelson will miss at least two more weeks with a knee sprain, leaving the Packers with only three healthy wideouts as of Monday: Greg Jennings, Donald Driver and James Jones.

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