Michael Crabtree

Stevie Johnson #13 of the Buffalo Bills catches a pass during NFL game action against the Kansas City Chiefs at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Stevie Johnson Returns Home To Round Out 49ers Receiving Core And Silence Critics

The 49ers’ acquisition of wide receiver Stevie Johnson is a win for both the team and player. San Francisco gets what they hope is the final missing piece to their passing game, while Johnson gets the chance to return home and not only play for a contender, but play in a market where his talents will not go un-noticed.

08/21/2014

Richard Sherman (photo credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Richard Sherman Is Downright Charming On Media Day

Even before his allotted hour began at Super Bowl media day, Seattle’s polarizing cornerback started answering questions from a podium set up in the middle of a hockey arena in downtown Newark.

1090 The Fan–01/28/2014

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Seattle’s Sherman Fined $7,875 For Taunting

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was fined $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct/taunting in the final minute of the NFC championship game against San Francisco.

CBS Seattle–01/24/2014

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Keidel: Richard Sherman Is Not A Thug

In the days since his rant, Sherman has moonwalked from his outburst. Well, kinda. He didn’t apologize for humiliating Michael Crabtree, but insisted he was sorry for deflecting from his team.

01/24/2014

Cornerback Richard Sherman (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sherman Surprised By Public Reaction

After two days of overwhelming reaction to his postgame comments, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said he’s surprised his interview after the NFC championship game became the focus.

1090 The Fan–01/22/2014

Richard Sherman (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hammerin’ Hank Goes To Bat For Seahawks’ Sherman

The former major league home run king tweeted his support for the Seahawks’ cornerback, who has received criticism for his rant against San Francisco receiver Michael Crabtree following Seattle’s victory over the 49ers in Sunday’s NFC championship game.

CBS Seattle–01/22/2014

Richard Sherman (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seattle’s Sherman Writes He’s Not Villainous

Sherman wrote on Monday that his postgame interview Sunday with Fox reporter Erin Andrews stemmed from adrenaline and his dislike for San Francisco wide receiver Michael Crabtree.

CBS Seattle–01/21/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after he tips the ball leading to an intereption by outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 to clinch the victory for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Strong Pass Defense, Rushing Lead Seahawks Past 49ers To NFC Championship

Super Bowl XLVIII will feature the Denver Broncos and their top offense in the NFL against the Seattle Seahawks and their top defense in the NFL thanks to Seattle’s 23-17 win over San Francisco.

01/21/2014

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Report: Sherman, Crabtree Feud Linked Back To Charity Event Scuffle

Long before Sherman’s comments last night that he is “the best corner in the game,” a report from The Seattle Times points to some off-the-field trash-talking that allegedly occurred at a charity event last summer.

01/20/2014

Pete Carroll (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Churchill: Seahawks Will Survive Three-Match

It’s a tough call in the NFC Championship Game between the Seahawks and 49ers, but there’s one factor that tips the scales.

1090 The Fan–01/19/2014

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