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Richard Sherman

Richard Sherman - #25 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 195 lbs.
Birthday 03/30/1988
Birthplace Compton, CA
College Stanford
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 5th round, 23rd pick by Seahawks

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
63 3 8

Seahawks reach for likely new ORT in Carpenter

Posted April 28, 2011 @ 10:58 p.m. ET
After failing to trade down — which is what Seattle GM John Schneider strongly suggested would happen — there are bound to be more than a few Seahawks fans who will be down on the Seahawks after their surprising selection of Alabama ...

Draft Dose: Who needs a DT?

Posted April 27, 2011 @ 12:32 p.m. ET
In the 32nd and final installment of the Draft Dose series, PFW takes a look at 10 teams in need of a defensive tackle.

Seahawks WR Tate missing out on 'Golden' opportunity

Posted April 22, 2011 @ 9:47 a.m. ET
Our Seahawks sources believe there probably isn’t a player in the league more victimized by the ongoing lockout than second-year WR Golden Tate.

Salary adjustments could be on tap for Tatupu, Trufant

Posted April 06, 2011 @ 7:12 p.m. ET
While the Seahawks are still very much counting on veteran defensive starters Lofa Tatupu and Marcus Trufant, we hear it would not be a shock if the team took a hard look at restructuring their contracts.

Draft Dose: Who needs an offensive tackle?

Posted April 04, 2011 @ 11:55 a.m. ET
As the NFL draft draws near, PFW looks at five teams that could use some help at offensive tackle — with USC's Tyron Smith a rising prospect at the position.

Draft countdown: Pick No. 25

Posted April 03, 2011 @ 11:11 a.m. ET
PFW looks back at the last 10 players chosen with the 25th pick in the NFL draft, including WR Freddie Mitchell to the Eagles in 2001.

Seahawks fans voice frustrations

Posted March 28, 2011 @ 10:53 a.m. ET
The "12th man" voiced its displeasures with the NFL lockout on Sunday in Seattle.

Kolb rumors fog up Seahawks' QB picture

Posted March 24, 2011 @ 12:03 p.m. ET
Seattle’s QB situation grows murkier by the day in the wake of rumors suggesting that the team might have made an offer for Eagles backup QB Kevin Kolb.

Under siege under center

Posted March 22, 2011 @ 9:35 a.m. ET
Adding to the uncertainty due to the current lockout are the undeniably shaky QB situations facing one-third of the league's teams, including the 49ers and holdover starter Alex Smith.

NFC team needs

Posted March 21, 2011 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Vikings are looking for a successor to QB Brett Favre, as PFW identifies the top three draft needs of each NFC team.

New deal for Hasselbeck in Seattle not a lock

Posted March 09, 2011 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
It appears a new deal for Seahawks QB Matt Hasslbeck is a long way from being the slam-dunk head coach Pete Carroll made it seem like in his postseason press conference.

NFC West free-agent preview

Posted March 02, 2011 @ 1:47 p.m. ET
With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is likely to be delayed. Yet, PFW examines the free-agent picture for each club, with the NFC West featured today.

Report: Washington, Seahawks agree to extension

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 1:14 p.m. ET
RB Leon Washington has agreed to a four-year extension with the Seahawks, according to his agent.

Seahawks expecting strong second seasons from Okung, Thomas

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 3:29 p.m. ET
Seahawks GM John Schneider told PFW at the NFL Scouting Combine that he couldn't be more excited about the progress he is expecting from the team's two first-round picks last season — OT Russell Okung and FS Earl Thomas.

Seahawks hire QB coach

Posted Feb. 26, 2011 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
The Seahawks hired Carl Smith to be their new quarterbacks coach, replacing Jedd Fisch.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 27, 2012
Sherman won his appeal of a four-game suspension for use of performance enhancing substances on Thursday, making him eligible for the NFL playoffs.||||||| Sherman posted "I won," on his Twitter account Thursday morning, followed by teammates tweeting their congratulations. Sherman added, "Thank you (at)nfl for upholding the truth! To the 12s Thank you your faith is rewarded! Thank you lord."
Posted Dec. 26, 2012
Sherman was expected to practice Wednesday, but the Seahawks aren't going blindly into the regular-season finale against St. Louis with the firm belief they will have their star cornerback available.||||||| Seattle coach Pete Carroll said they would rotate a few guys in along with Sherman during practice in case it comes down later in the week that Sherman's suspension for using performance enhancing substances is upheld. Sherman appealed the suspension last Friday.
Posted Dec. 21, 2012
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says he is not concerned about Sherman's preparation for Sunday's game against San Francisco despite missing two days of practice.||||||| Carroll said after practice Friday that he expects Sherman to play against the 49ers. Sherman was reportedly absent, appealing his four-game suspension after testing positive for performance enhancing substances. Carroll says of Sherman, "I anticipate we'll have him. I know of nothing else."
Posted Nov. 28, 2012
Sherman is at the center of what could be a massive distraction for the Seattle Seahawks as they try to hold the last playoff spot in the NFC. Yet the talkative cornerback said Wednesday that this week is the same as always, despite news leaking out of failed drug tests by Sherman and fellow starting cornerback Brandon Browner.||||||| Sherman spoke for the first time since news first broke saying he and Browner failed tests for performance-enhancing drugs and face possible four-game suspensions. The Seahawks expect the pair to play this week at Chicago as they appeal.
Posted Oct. 16, 2012
Sherman says he has no regrets over the strong comments and messages from his Twitter account following the Seattle Seahawks' victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday. Sherman had an interception in the second half against the Patriots, and the Seahawks rallied for 14 points down in the final 7:31 to pull out the victory. According to STATS LLC, Sherman is tied for the NFL lead in passes defensed with 10.||||||| The Seahawks cornerback said Tuesday that he was directed to remove a picture from his Twitter account that showed Sherman talking to Patriots quarterback Tom Brady after Seattle's 24-23 win that included an added message"U Mad Bro?" But when asked if he regretted any of the attention that has come his way, Sherman said, "I don't regret anything about the situation. It is what it is."

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