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Will Blackmon

Will Blackmon - #37 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 206 lbs.
Birthday 10/27/1984
Birthplace Cranston, RI
College Boston College
Years played 7
Drafted 2006, 4th round, 18th pick by Packers

Schneider: Seahawks talking contract with Hasselbeck

Posted Feb. 25, 2011 @ 1:36 p.m. ET
Seahawks GM John Schneider said contract negotiations are going well with QB Matt Hasselbeck.

NFC West 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 13, 2011 @ 5:22 a.m. ET
Mike Williams emerged as one of the better stories of 2010, returning after two years out of the league to become the Seahawks' top receiver.

Top 10 stories of 2010 season

Posted Feb. 10, 2011 @ 8 a.m. ET
As players, owners and fans enter an offseason filled with uncertainty, Pro Football Weekly takes a look back at the 10 stories that shaped the 2010 season, both on the field and off.

Thurmond on track to win Seahawks' CB job

Posted Jan. 30, 2011 @ 7:23 p.m. ET
Walter Thurmond is a good bet to unseat Kelly Jennings as Seattle's starting right cornerback in 2011, according to NFC Whispers.

Cromartie and Hasselbeck engage in Twitter war

Posted Jan. 27, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
After Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck made a comment about Jets CB Antonio Cromartie on Twitter, Cromartie responded with a threat.

Seahawks comfortable with RBs Lynch, Forsett

Posted Jan. 27, 2011 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
While major improvement in Seattle’s ground game is considered a key need, we hear there hasn’t been much talk about making any major changes in the Seahawks’ RB corps.

NFC West tired of being 'NFC Worst'

Posted Jan. 24, 2011 @ 5:33 a.m. ET
The NFC West has been acting with a sense of urgency to shed its image as the league's wasteland, making a number of impressive coaching hires.

Seahawks look to gain ground with Cable, without Bates

Posted Jan. 21, 2011 @ 3:57 p.m. ET
Team insiders believe the Seahawks' 31st-ranked running attack that failed to have a player rush for 100 yards in the regular season was at the root of Pete Carroll's decision to fire offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates.  

Bevell is new offensive coordinator in Seattle

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 6:24 p.m. ET
The Seahawks have signed former Vikings offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell to the same job.

Report: Seahawks offer offensive coordinator job to Bevell

Posted Jan. 19, 2011 @ 7:38 p.m. ET
A report from ESPN Wednesday evening says that former Vikings offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell has been offered the same position with the Seahawks.

Seahawks hire Cable, make other coaching moves

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 7:05 p.m. ET
The Seahawks made a series of coaching moves, including hiring former Raiders head coach Tom Cable.

Report: Seahawks fire OC Bates

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 1:50 p.m. ET
The Seahawks fired offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates on Tuesday. Bates came to Seattle with Pete Carroll after being Carroll's assistant at USC.

Seahawks assistant leaves for Longhorns

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 9:48 a.m. ET
Seahawks DBs coach Jerry Gray will be an assistant head coach and DBs coach at his alma mater, the University of Texas, Mack Brown announced Monday.

CBS' blame game and Fox's arrogance

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Barry Jackson gives his playoff commentary from the couch.

Carlson, Trufant suffer concussions; will stay overnight in hospital

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 5:39 p.m. ET
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said that TE John Carlson and CB Marcus Trufant were likely to remain in a Chicago hospital overnight after both players suffered concussions in Sunday's divisional playoff game.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 30, 2010
The New York Giants placed Blackmon on injured reserve and signed cornerback Brian Witherspoon.||||||| Blackmon, who was signed as a free agent in late October, hurt his knee against Philadelphia on Dec. 19 and missed Sunday's game in Green Bay. He averaged 6.7 yards on 14 returns in five games.
Posted Sept. 05, 2010
Green Bay placed Blackmon on injured reserve with a knee injury.|||||||
Posted Oct. 12, 2009
Blackmon was placed on the IR with a sprained knee.|||||||
Posted Oct. 06, 2009
Blackmon was injured in the second quarter of Monday's loss at Minnesota. He cut to his right and his left knee appeared to buckle as he tried to head up field. Blackmon remained on the turf for several minutes and was taken on a cart to the locker room for examination.||||||| Coach Mike McCarthy said it was a sprained knee and Blackmon would be evaluated on Tuesday. Jordy Nelson replaced him on punt and kick returns. He returned two kicks for 52 yards.
Posted Jan. 12, 2008
Blackmon was inactive for Green Bay's playoff game against Seattle on Saturday.||||||| Blackmon, one of the Packers' options as nickel cornerback, was limited in practice this week due to a foot injury. In his first start against Detroit on Dec. 30, Blackmon, who missed seven games earlier this season, aggravated a prior foot injury in the second quarter and didn't return. He provided a spark when he returned a punt for a 57-yard touchdown against the Raiders on Dec. 9. Blackmon scored a second touchdown in that game, falling on the ball in the end zone.

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