Several Seahawks Players Get Emotional On Twitter After Richard Sherman Reportedly Told Them He Wouldn’t Be On Team Anymore
It seems like Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks are splitting up. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Sherman told several of his teammates goodbye and that he wouldn’t be on the team anymore.
Via Ian Rapoport.
#Seahawks CB Richard Sherman has told teammates goodbye over the past 24 hours, sources say, and that he won’t be on the team. Those close to him say nothing is set in stone and there has been no official word. But clearly bears watching.
Several of Sherman’s teammates got emotional and posted some goodbye messages to Sherman on social media.
Sherman is denying the reports that he told his teammates goodbye.
Via ESPN’s Josina Anderson
#Seahawks CB Richard Sherman just text me, “I’m good. Not sure what that’s about…Haven’t been told anything,” in reference to Jeremy Lane’s tweet.
s of now Richard Sherman tells me he is scheduled to talk to Pete Carroll and John Schneider “over the phone.” Sherman just added that phone call was expected to be “later” at this time. #Seahawks
@TomPelissero reported on a meeting.
Despite Sherman’s denials, it’s clear that the team is contemplating cutting him.
Via Chris Mortensen
Richard Sherman’s future in Seattle is on the brink. Clearly, the Seahawks are in midst of doing roster makeover after all the coaching changes.
Update: UpdateL: Richard Sherman’s mother confirms he will no longer be on the Seahawks.