Panthers QB Cam Newton, Rams CB Janoris Jenkins and Seahawks KR Leon Washington were named the NFC Players of the Week for Week 12.
Seattle's kick-coverage units, a major area of strength in 2010, have arguably been the team's biggest disappointment so far this season.
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Seahawks-Browns game.
RB Leon Washington has agreed to a four-year extension with the Seahawks, according to his agent.
Our sources in Seattle couldn't find much fault with the Pro Bowl voters' reluctance to choose any Seahawks players for the second season in a row.
Seattle KR Leon Washington could be the player highly respected Bears special-teams coordinator Dave Toub is most concerned about this week.
With the addition of Leon Washington, the league's leading kickoff returner, special teams continue to be the Seahawks' biggest strength.
This week, PFW selects Ravens WR Anquan Boldin, Cowboys OLB DeMarcus Ware and Seahawks RB Leon Washington as its Players of the Week.
Leon Washington returned two second-half kickoffs for touchdowns of 101 and 99 yards, making up for a long list of Seattle mistakes, and the Seahawks held off Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers 27-20 on Sunday.
In the wake of what has widely been deemed one of the better drafting efforts in the NFL, our Seahawks insiders believe the most competitive position on the team by far is running back.
Not long after acquiring LenDale White from the Titans, the Seahawks traded for another backfield weapon late Saturday morning, picking up RB-RS Leon Washington from the Jets in exchange for Seattle’s fifth-round draft pick.
After waiting to see if any other team would present him with an offer sheet, Jets RB Leon Washington will sign his restricted free-agent tender from the Jets Thursday.
It doesn't appear RFA RB Leon Washington will be signing the second-round tender he received from the Jets until the deadline for another team to send him an offer sheet passes.
The Vikings are concerned that they could lose DE Ray Edwards to the Eagles, according to this week's "Whispers," after they failed to place the highest tender on the restricted free agent.
The agent of RB Leon Washington, Alvin Keels, announced the Jets have tendered Washington at the second-round level.