Latest Seattle NFL 2012
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has won his appeal against a four-game suspension regarding a violation of the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy.
Fans and pundits predicted a blown call would decide a critical game when the NFL started the season with replacement officials. Sure enough, in Week 3, on the national stage of “Monday Night Football,” a missed offensive pass interference penalty and a questionable touchdown catch handed the Seattle Seahawks a win over the Green Bay Packers.
The deal came together quickly this week after an increasing chorus of complaints became impossible to ignore when a disputed touchdown call on the final play gave the Seattle Seahawks a victory over the Green Bay Packers on national television Monday night.
A team spokesman confirmed Winslow’s release shortly after it was first reported by ESPN.com. Winslow was scheduled to make $3.3 million in base salary in 2012, following his trade from Tampa Bay to Seattle in May.
The Oakland Raiders have claimed defensive back Coye Francies on waivers from the Seattle Seahawks.
- AP: NFC West Preview for NFL 2012 08/28/2012