Carroll Credits Irvin For Setting Seattle Straight Pete Carroll said Wednesday it was the suspension of linebacker Bruce Irvin last spring that finally got the attention of the rest of the Seattle Seahawks that they needed to be taking their commitment to the team more seriously.
Thurmond Back From Suspension For SeahawksCornerback Walter Thurmond is returning from his four-game suspension just in time to join the Seattle Seahawks for the postseason.
Thurmond Out Next Four Games, Browner Possibly Out For An Entire SeasonOne defensive back may be out for the rest of the season while another is going to miss nearly the rest of the regular season. Neither of these are injury related.
Thurmond Suspended Four GamesThe Seattle Seahawks will go into their showdown against New Orleans on Monday night short-handed in the secondary after starting cornerback Walter Thurmond was officially suspended Tuesday by the NFL for the team's next four games for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Seattle's Health Improving Ahead Of 49ers GamePete Carroll is hopeful the Seattle Seahawks will get starting cornerback Brandon Browner back in time for Sunday night's NFC West showdown with San Francisco after he missed last week's season opener against Carolina with a hamstring injury.
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With Brandon Browner Back, Seahawks' Secondary Is Nearly Full StrengthWalter Thurmond is on IR, but Browner returns to his spot opposite Richard Sherman, and Jeremy Lane and Byron Maxwell are more experienced after having filled in for Browner over the last three weeks.
Trufant Returns For Seahawks, But Thurmond Appears Out For SeasonThe Seahawks are OK at cornerback with Richard Sherman winning his suspension appeal and Trufant returning, but they might be without linebacker Leroy Hill and right tackle Breno Giacomini.

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