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  1. PFF ranks Seahawks as having a top-5 unit at nearly every position but o-lineRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Field Gulls

    ... a lot of risks with their offensive line heading into the 2016 season. Their highest-graded lineman last year, Russell Okung (Broncos), left via free agency. Everyone is changing positions, and none of the veteran linemen graded well in 2015. Among ...

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  2. Garry Gilliam can be the key to stabilizing Seahawks' offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... expected to take over as the team's starting left tackle after starting at right tackle in 2015. He replaces Russell Okung, who departed for Denver via free agency. Why he'll be so pivotal to Seattle's success in 2016: It could be argued that ...

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  3. Coffee and Cigarettes: Seahawks links for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Field Gulls

    ... the Seahawks to move Garry Gilliam to left tackle, where they think he can be a long-term replacement for Russell Okung. ProFootballTalk Eddie Lacy isn't the only Packer trying to lose weight this offseason. Tight end Richard Rodgers is also ...

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  4. Arrowheadlines: Kansas City Chiefs news 7/21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Arrowhead Pride

    ... with the signings of former Kansas City Chiefs tackle Donald Stephenson and former Seattle Seahawks tackle Russell Okung . So the question becomes, how many sacks will Khalil Mack have against Denver this year? ESPN ranked the prospects for each of ...

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  5. Seahawks 16 for '16: Can J'Marcus Webb help stabilize offensive line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Seattle Times

    Webb looms as a big part in the line's makeover, as the Seahawks envision the 6-foot-7, 331-pounder taking over at right tackle. That allows the Seahawks to move Garry Gilliam to left tackle, where they think he can be a long-term replacement for Russell Okung.

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  6. Seattle Seahawks offensive line ranked last in 2016 NFL previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Oregonian

    ... veteran linemen graded well in 2015." The overhaul, coupled with the loss of their best lineman, left tackle Russell Okung (signed free agent deal with Denver) leaves the Seahawks without a leader on the line. The Seahawks are big up front - each ...

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  7. 20 days, 20 Broncos camp questions -- 8. How long will it take the new OTs to get up to speed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Denver Broncos

    Russell Okung and Donald Stephenson were signed to provide veteran upgrades to the tackles, but Okung's full-speed practice debut will wait until training camp. The Broncos hope it happens by the start of the regular season; however, it will likely take longer than that for full cohesion up front.

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  8. Seahawks: Offensive line questions loom as camp nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | 12th Man Rising

    ... Seattle's offensive line situation isn't good. Everything starts at LT where Gary Gilliam is taking over for Russell Okung. The coaches love Gilliam's quick feet and natural athleticism. They think he's going to be great, and I agree. I've already ...

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  9. Seahawks roundup: Better offense without Lynch, NFL worst offensive line and IrvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the way he once did, and the way that Rawls now does. The Seahawks' two best offensive lineman, left tackle Russell Okung and right guard J.R. Sweezy, bolted in free agency. Seattle signed J'Marcus Webb and moved him from guard to right tackle and ...

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  10. Film Room: Kirk CousinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Football Outsiders

    ... was a senior personnel executive for the Seattle Seahawks from 2010 to 2013 and had a hand in drafting Russell Okung , Earl Thomas , Golden Tate , Kam Chancellor , K.J. Wright , Richard Sherman , Bobby Wagner , and Russell Wilson . Personal issues ...

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  11. Starbucks baristas want better hours. There's an app For thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Boston.com

    ... live in."Founded last year, Shyft has attracted big-name investors, including former Seattle Seahawks player Russell Okung and ex-Mariner Edgar Martinez. Along with Redman, Madrona Venture Group and entrepreneur T.A. McCann, they agreed to pony up ...

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  12. OaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Daily Camera

    Tackle Russell Okung, pictured last season with the Seattle Seahawks, is thrilled to now be a member of the Denver Broncos. "I want us to be the best offensive line in football," he said.

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  13. Season Preview: Week 11 At SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... to live up to the new deal. Meanwhile, the Seahawks lost a pair of valuable pieces on the offensive line, as Russell Okung and J.R. Sweezy left the team as free agents. Beating the Seahawks in Seattle is one of the most difficult tasks in the NFL ...

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  14. OaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Daily Camera

    Tackle Russell Okung, pictured last season with the Seattle Seahawks, is thrilled to now be a member of the Denver Broncos. "I want us to be the best offensive line in football," he said.

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  15. Seahawks 25 best players, #19 Garry GilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | 12th Man Rising

    ... his athletic skill-set foreshadows, it's easy to get excited about his future contributions to the team. When Russell Okung packed his bags and left for Denver as a free agent there was some panic among the fan base, but not at team headquarters. ...

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  16. Seattle Seahawks: Backup QB Situation In TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | NFLMocks

    ... sacked a lot lately behind what has been a less-than-adequate offensive line that just lost two starters in Russell Okung and J.R. Sweezy. Expect them to go hunting on the free agent market for emergency options. Given the type of player they're ...

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  17. Tom Cable: J'Marcus Webb can do something cool for SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | MSNBC

    The Seahawks saw tackle Russell Okung and guard J.R. Sweezy depart as free agents this offseason in moves that removed a pair of veterans from a line that didn't impress too many people in 2015. Their plan to replace them didn't involve any pricey free agent additions of their own.

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  18. Eugene Monroe update: Seattle Seahawks reportedly outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Big Blue View

    ... opening develop. While the Giants have investigated the tackle market throughout the offseason - flirting with Russell Okung and Donald Penn in free agency - they have not seemed as as concerned about using Marshall Newhouse at right tackle as much ...

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  19. Don't expect Seahawks to sign Eugene MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | 12th Man Rising

    ... played in just 27 of the last 48 games. Lack of durability is a big part of why the Seahawks decided to let Russell Okung leave this offseason. On top of that, Monroe figures to be expensive to sign. His last deal was at just under $8 million per ...

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  20. Six things we learned from Seahawks offseason team activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... Seahawks came into the offseason with all kinds of question marks with regards to the offensive line. Starters Russell Okung and J.R. Sweezy departed via free agency, then Justin Britt was moved from left guard to center. There was a real ...

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