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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

NFL Links: How hot is Reid's seat in Philly?

Posted Sept. 06, 2012 @ 3:18 p.m. ET
A Philadelphia writer thinks anything short of a Super Bowl appearance could get Eagles coach Andy Reid fired.

Seahawks release TE Winslow

Posted Sept. 01, 2012 @ 7 p.m. ET
In a surprise move, the Seahawks released veteran TE Kellen Winslow on Saturday.

Report: Skelton wins Cardinals' starting job

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 5:03 p.m. ET
John Skelton will be the Cardinals’ starting quarterback in Week One, according to Adam Caplan of The Sideline View.

Report: Jackson restructures contract to complete Bills trade

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 11:43 a.m. ET
According to NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi, QB Tarvaris Jackson agreed to restructure his contract to complete a trade to Buffalo.

Wilson to start for Seahawks in Week One

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 12:08 a.m. ET
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll announced Sunday that rookie QB Russell Wilson will start the regular-season opener.

Seahawks cut WR Owens, others

Posted Aug. 26, 2012 @ 2:21 p.m. ET
WR Terrell Owens’ comeback hit a snag Sunday as he was cut by the Seahawks.

Wilson has leg up on injured Flynn in Seattle

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 2:04 p.m. ET
The combination of another sterling performance and Matt Flynn's elbow injury appears to have given Russell Wilson the edge in the battle for Seattle's starting QB job.

Catchy NFC West position battles

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 10 a.m. ET
There are other position battles going on in the NFC West besides the QB challenges in Seattle and Arizona — most notably at wide receiver.

Report: Wilson to start Seahawks preseason game

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 1:43 p.m. ET
Rookie Russell Wilson will get the start for the Seahawks in their third preseason game on Friday night, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported.

Saints acquire LB Ruud

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 9:06 p.m. ET
The Saints have acquired LB Barrett Ruud from Seattle for an undisclosed draft pick.

Falcons among narrow Week One favorites

Posted Aug. 14, 2012 @ 2:34 p.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening offers his take on four Week One games where linemakers have separated a pair of teams by less than three points.

Seahawks violate CBA by letting Owens practice in pads

Posted Aug. 10, 2012 @ 12:47 a.m. ET
The Seahawks said Thursday they violated the NFL's CBA by allowing Terrell Owens to practice in shoulder pads during his first on-field practice.

Flynn to start preseason opener for Seattle

Posted Aug. 07, 2012 @ 8:41 p.m. ET
For this week and the preseason opener, Matt Flynn is the Seahawks' starting quarterback.

No T.O. but plenty of talk about Seattle's new WR

Posted Aug. 07, 2012 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
On his first day as a member of the Seattle Seahawks, Terrell Owens was in Los Angeles gathering his belongings.

Report: Seahawks agree with WR Owens

Posted Aug. 06, 2012 @ 8:52 p.m. ET
The Seahawks have agreed to a one-year deal with WR Terrell Owens, FOX's Jay Glazer reported Monday.

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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