Good morning. With the Seattle Seahawks cutting down to 53 players, we will keep you up to date with all the transactions as we learn about them here.
And with Michael Robinson being released today, it appears the Seahawks will let another veteran player go.
According to Jason LaCanfora of CBS Sports, the Seahawks plan to release veteran cornerback Antoine Winfield today.
Hearing that the Seahawks, so deep in the secondary, will be releasing CB Antoine Winfield.— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) August 31, 2013
With young corners like Jeremy Lane, Walter Thurmond and Byron Maxwell playing well, this move always was a possibility.
Add in the fact that the team can save $1 million by releasing Winfield, along with the idea that he’s not part of the long-term future of the team, and the move seems reasonable.
Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com writes that the Seahawks were the unanimous pick to win the NFC West by the group of Around the League writers.
Jayson Jenks of The Seattle Times writes that rookie running back Christine Michael is talented but raw.
Ben Stockwell of Pro Football Focus takes a closer look at some of the good performances by Seattle players in the Seahawks-Raiders game.
Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com talks with bubble player Allen Bradford, who says he understands the business side of football.
Darren Urban of AZCardinals.com writes that Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians provided some sounde advice for players who had not been cut by Friday: “Don’t buy a car yet.”
Danny O’Neil of 710 ESPN Seattle tells us what we learned about the Seahawks from exhibition play.
University of Washington product fullback Johnathan Amosa was released by Green Bay.