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Seattle Once Pursued Peyton Manning

Pete Carroll and John Schneider waited in the private plane in Denver, wondering if Peyton Manning would accept a request to meet with the brain trust of the Seattle Seahawks to see if that could be a potential landing spot for the free agent quarterback. This was March of 2012.

1090 The Fan–01/29/2014

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Flynn May See Starting Job Slip Away Again

While one-time Seahawks quarterback Matt Flynn sits on the bench and rests a sore elbow Thursday night, Terrelle Pryor will get his opportunity to earn the Oakland Raiders’ starting quarterback job when they close out the preseason against the Seattle Seahawks.

1090 The Fan–08/28/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is sacked by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Hopes His NFL Travels End In Oakland

Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.

08/27/2013

Matt Flynn (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Flynn Sent To Raiders For Future Draft Picks

The Oakland Raiders will send a fifth-round pick in 2014 and a conditional pick in 2015 to Seattle for quarterback Matt Flynn.

1090 The Fan–04/01/2013

Minnesota Vikings v Seattle Seahawks

Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Friday, March 29th

Steve & Bill talk with NFL Network reporter Albert Breer, CBS Sports Eye On College Basketball reporter Dennis Dodd, UW Husky Basketball Head Coach Lorenzo Romar, MLB.com reporter Jason Beck, and Seattle Mariners radio and TV broadcaster Mike Blowers Listen to the 3:00 […]

1090 The Fan–03/29/2013

Matt Flynn (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Why Seahawks Flynn’s Trade Stock is Rising

Bill Swartz explains why Seahawks’ backup quarterback Matt Flynn is head and shoulders better than Geno Smith, Matt Barkley, Mike Glennon, or Tyler Wilson.

1090 The Fan–02/11/2013

SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 09: Quarterback Matt Flynn #15 of Seattle Seahawks throws in the third quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field on December 9, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Kevin Casey/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Finally Sees The Field For The Seahawks

It took until the 13th game of the season for the once-presumed Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback to get on the field, but Matt Flynn acquitted himself well. The question is how long will he remain Russell Wilson’s backup?

12/12/2012

SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 09: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks rushes for the first touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field on December 9, 2012 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Run Over Woeful Arizona Cardinals, 58-0

The Seattle Seahawks put up perhaps its most dominating performance in franchise history, rushing for a season-high 284 yards while creating eight turnovers and setting a team record for points.

12/10/2012

Ryan Tannehill

Seattle Seahawks Face More Familiar Faces in Miami

If things had worked out differently, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Matt Flynn could be starting for the Miami Dolphins and Miami QB Ryan Tannehill could be a Seahawk. Plus, Pete Carroll and Reggie Bush meet again.

11/23/2012

Matt Flynn

As Russell Wilson Leads Seattle, Matt Flynn Can Only Watch

As a free-agent, quarterback Matt Flynn chose the Seattle Seahawks over the Miami Dolphins, who then drafted Ryan Tannehill. Then Flynn lost the starting gig in Seattle to Russell Wilson. On Sunday, he will watch the two rookies lead the teams that seemingly wanted him.

11/20/2012

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