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Russell Okung

Russell Okung - #76 - T

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 310 lbs.
Birthday 10/07/1987
Birthplace Richmond, TX
College Oklahoma State
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 1st round, 6th pick by Seahawks

Reports: Seahawks agree to terms with QB Jackson

Posted July 26, 2011 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
The Seahawks moved quickly in their attempt to replace Matt Hasselbeck, as they reportedly have come to terms with QB Tarvaris Jackson.

Report: Seahawks will not re-sign Hasselbeck

Posted July 26, 2011 @ 4:35 p.m. ET
The Seahawks will have a new starting quarterback in 2011, as they will not re-sign Matt Hasselbeck according to Danny O'Neil of the Seattle Times.

Report: Seahawks DT Cole in boot after ankle surgery

Posted July 19, 2011 @ 5:57 p.m. ET
Seahawks DT Colin Cole underwent surgery on his left ankle a few weeks ago, according to Dave Mahler of 950-KJR in Seattle.

Seahawks confident Unger can get job done at center

Posted July 13, 2011 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
We hear the Seahawks are comfortable entrusting third-year pro Max Unger with the starting center role, despite his limited play at the position at the pro level.

Seahawks need Curry to step up his game next season

Posted June 29, 2011 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Many close team observers believe much better production from 2009 first-round draft pick Aaron Curry is essential to a successful Seahawks defense.

NFC West best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 24, 2011 @ 9:09 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the NFC West who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Dan Williams, Bradley Fletcher, Russell Okung and Anthony Davis.  

NFC West's top 40 players

Posted June 23, 2011 @ 4:40 p.m. ET
Doing his best Casey Kasem imitation, PFW executive editor Dan Arkush takes a stab at identifying the NFC West's top 40 players, regardless of position.

Qwest Field becoming CenturyLink Field

Posted June 20, 2011 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
Qwest Field, the Seahawks' home stadium since 2002, will be renamed CenturyLink Field, it was revealed Monday.

DE Brock arrested after not paying bar bill

Posted June 17, 2011 @ 10:01 a.m. ET
Seahawks DE Raheem Brock was arrested in Philadelphia Thursday night after he reportedly walked out on a $27 bar bill at a South Street club.

Appearances continue to be very deceiving in Seattle

Posted June 15, 2011 @ 7:23 p.m. ET
Even though Matt Hasselbeck could not have seemed less like a lame duck at the Seahawks' largest players-only workout of the offseason late last week, the free-agent QB's status remains very uncertain. 

Lockout limbo: Seahawks report

Posted June 06, 2011 @ 9:55 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in a state of limbo thanks to the lockout, we are looking at where teams stand as they await the opening of the 2011 league year. Today, we take a look at the Seahawks.  

Milloy quietly mulling over future in Seattle

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 12:15 p.m. ET
Mum remains the word on whether or not Seahawks veteran free agent SS Lawyer Milloy will return for a 16th NFL campaign.

Gallery remains good potential fit on Seahawks' O-line

Posted May 19, 2011 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
Our sources in Seattle believe the Seahawks could have their sights set on Raiders free agent Robert Gallery to fill the team's hole at left guard and provide a strong veteran presence.

Hasselbeck remains very much in Seahawks' QB picture

Posted May 05, 2011 @ 3:59 p.m. ET
Contrary to recent speculation that pre-lockout contract talks with QB Matt Hasselbeck had reached an impasse, we hear he remains very much open to discussing a new deal that would keep him in Seattle.

Round Four is for taking risks

Posted April 30, 2011 @ 2:51 p.m. ET
Remember last season? Round Four was full of calculated gambles. Some of them even paid off. This year is no different, as shown with the Vikings' selection of Iowa DT Christian Ballard.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Sept. 16, 2012
Okung is inactive with a bruised left knee for Seattle, leading to more shuffling on the Seahawks' offensive line.||||||| Okung went through some running drills about two hours before Sunday's game, but walked off the field looking down and was later announced as being out. Frank Omiyale will start at left tackle for the Seahawks with the primary task of keeping DeMarcus Ware off the back of Seattle rookie QB Russell Wilson.
Posted Dec. 07, 2011
Okung is currently on injured reserve for the Seahawks.||||||| Okung has a torn right pectoral muscle.
Posted Aug. 19, 2011
Seattle Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung has returned to practice in limited fashion with coach Pete Carroll saying Okung is one or two weeks away.||||||| Okung was in a helmet and shoulder pads for Thursday's practice, doing work in individual drills just a week after injuring his left ankle. He is not full speed yet, but Carroll says Okung is "not as bad as he was" in reference to a pair of ankle injuries that sidelined Okung for chunks of last season. Okung was hurt in the first series last Thursday night in Seattle's preseason opener at San Diego.
Posted Nov. 17, 2010
Okung was a full practice participant Wednesday.||||||| Okung has missed the past three games after suffering a high-ankle sprain on his right leg. He was nearly ready to go last week against Arizona, but was held out. Okung missed the first three games of the season with a high-ankle sprain on his left leg.
Posted Oct. 24, 2010
Okung is inactive with a high ankle sprain for Sunday's game against Arizona.||||||| Okung, the sixth overall pick in the April draft out of Oklahoma State, was rolled up on during a 2-yard run by Marshawn Lynch in the Seahawks' home game against Arizona earlier this season.

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