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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

Carroll's new NFL coaching legacy in Seattle

Posted Oct. 16, 2012 @ 12:56 p.m. ET
Pete Carroll is making the most of his third head-coaching job in the league, and he's doing it with an enthusiasm unique to the NFL.

Mebane, Wagner providing red-zone heroics for Seahawks

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 4:57 p.m. ET
When the going gets toughest inside the red zone, it seems like the Seahawks “D," especially DT Brandon Mebane, gets going like no other defense.

NFC West spin cycle: 49ers looking very ordinary

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush offers his weekly team-by-team take on the state of the NFC West.

Wilson rallies Seahawks in upset over Patriots

Posted Oct. 14, 2012 @ 8:03 p.m. ET
The Seahawks rallied for 14 points in the final 7:31 to stun the Patriots 24-23 Sunday.

NFL Links: Texans' offense in no rush

Posted Oct. 12, 2012 @ 11:24 a.m. ET
The Texans aren't conforming to the NFL's hurry-up trends, Alex Smith is suddenly a savior and Pete Carroll squares off with his old team.

Key matchup: Patriots wide receivers vs. Seahawks cornerbacks

Posted Oct. 09, 2012 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
Dan Arkush focuses on the Patriots' wide receivers vs. the Seahawks' cornerbacks in the New England-Seattle battle at CenturyLink Field.

Rookie Meter: Irvin racking up sacks in limited snaps

Posted Oct. 09, 2012 @ 3:54 p.m. ET
Seahawks DE Bruce Irvin is making the most of his limited snaps and proving doubters wrong, as he tries to be this year’s Aldon Smith.

NFC West spin cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 08, 2012 @ 2:33 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush delivers his weekly team-by-team take on the state of the NFC West.

Wilson outplays Newton in Seahawks win

Posted Oct. 07, 2012 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
Russell Wilson threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate with 35 seconds left in the third quarter to help the Seahawks beat the Panthers 16-12.

Seahawks remain concerned about Flynn's elbow

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 12:19 p.m. ET
We hear the Seahawks remain concerned about Matt Flynn's right elbow holding up if he were to replace Russell Wilson as the starting QB.

NFC West Spin cycle: Week Four

Posted Oct. 01, 2012 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush offers his weekly team-by-team take on the state of the NFC West.

Zuerlein kicks Rams past Seahawks

Posted Sept. 30, 2012 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
Greg Zuerlein kicked four field goals, including a 58-yarder and a club record 60-yarder, to help the Rams to a 19-13 win over the Seahawks on Sunday.

Tate could be turning the page in Seattle

Posted Sept. 27, 2012 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
Displaying a consistent big-play flair, Golden Tate is showing sings of possibly becoming Seattle's top receiver this season.

Packers can bounce back from Seattle screw

Posted Sept. 25, 2012 @ 6:33 p.m. ET
The season has suddenly become very interesting. Will Week Four be as wacky as Week Three was? Check out this early preview of all the big story lines.

President Obama chimes in on NFL refs

Posted Sept. 25, 2012 @ 2:02 p.m. ET
President Barack Obama weighed in on the current referee lockout, which has forced the NFL to use replacement referees.

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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