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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

Jennings could regain starting job in Seattle

Posted July 15, 2010 @ 1:23 p.m. ET
We hear former first-round pick Kelly Jennings, who performed quite well earlier this offseason, could be closing in on Josh Wilson for the Seahawks' starting RCB job.

Seahawks RB Ganther arrested for DUI

Posted July 04, 2010 @ 1:27 a.m. ET
Seahawks RB Quinton Ganther was arrested Saturday morning in California on suspicion of DUI. He was released from jail and is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday.

Trufant ready for major rebound in Seattle

Posted July 02, 2010 @ 7:05 p.m. ET
We hear former first-round draft pick CB Marcus Trufant couldn’t be more determined to make amends for what he considered a lost season in 2009, and he's looking forward to playing a more aggressive bump-and-run style.

NFL suspends RB White, DT Thomas

Posted July 01, 2010 @ 8:57 p.m. ET
The NFL has suspended free-agent RB LenDale White for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, confirming an earlier report, and it also suspended free-agent DT Hollis Thomas for eight games.

Seahawks hire McCloughan for front office

Posted June 23, 2010 @ 2:43 a.m. ET
Scot McCloughan has landed with another NFC West team. Three months after resigning as general manager of the 49ers, McCloughan has been hired by the Seahawks.

Report: Seahawks claim ex-Chargers S Ellison

Posted June 22, 2010 @ 5:16 p.m. ET
One day after being cut by the Chargers, second-year S Kevin Ellison has been picked up by the Seahawks, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Seahawks release WR Reggie Williams

Posted June 20, 2010 @ 10:35 a.m. ET
WR Reggie Williams was cut late Friday by the Seahawks after trying to resurrect his career close to where he starred in college at Washington.

Seahawks staying positive after USC penalties

Posted June 19, 2010 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
Sources on the scene in Seattle report that negativity has been kept to a minimum in the wake of the NCAA penalties against USC, which have rekindled speculation over Pete Carroll's career change.

Seahawks adjusting to RB White-out

Posted June 06, 2010 @ 6:28 p.m. ET
in the wake of LenDale White’s stunning release 35 days after being obtained in a trade with the Titans, it appears the Seahawks are back to square one at running back.

Seahawks release RB White; suspension coming?

Posted May 28, 2010 @ 4:50 p.m. ET
RB LenDale White’s reunion with Pete Carroll was short-lived, as the Seahawks released him Friday. White also is likely facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's drug policy, a league source told NFL Network.

Odds strong Milloy could start in Seattle

Posted May 21, 2010 @ 10:48 a.m. ET
Don’t be shocked if 15-year veteran Lawyer Milloy begins the season as the Seahawks' starting strong safety and serves as a key mentor for first-round FS Earl Thomas.

Seahawks sign Losman

Posted May 18, 2010 @ 9:35 p.m. ET
The Seahawks added another quarterback to their stable Tuesday, signing former first-round draft choice J.P. Losman, according to an NFL Network report.

Seahawks tell Hill to stay away from minicamp

Posted May 03, 2010 @ 12:09 a.m. ET
The Seahawks told LB Leroy Hill to stay away from the team's minicamp over the weekend while he deals with off-the-field issues.

Seahawks RB Jones fighting uphill battle

Posted April 30, 2010 @ 2:19 p.m. ET
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.

Seahawks OT Jones officially retires

Posted April 29, 2010 @ 7:51 p.m. ET
In a move that had been anticipated, Seahawks nine-time Pro Bowl OLT Walter Jones officially announced his retirement Thursday on the eve of the team's first 2010 minicamp.

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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