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Tagged: Geno Smith (26 Results)


Seahawks hoping to keep QBs Smith, Lock

Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback GENO SMITH and backup quarterback DREW LOCK are both scheduled to become free agents this spring. Seattle general Manager John Schneider reiterated this week that the SeahawksMore hope to re-sign both quarterbacks. Regarding Smith, Schneider said the team would “love to have him back”. Smith started all 17 games for the Seahawks, throwing 30 touchdowns and earning Pro Bowl honors. He beat out lock during training camp and the preseason to earn the starting job and never looked back. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Ask the Experts: Who is the Comeback Player of the Year?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Who is the Comeback Player of the Year?  more »


Podcast: December 9 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

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Factoid: Geno Smith

Geno Smith is looking strangely decent for the Seahawks. It’s one thing to put up big numbers against the Lions, of course, with that defense on pace to allow the most points in league history. But Smith also completed a high percentage of his passes against the 49ers and Broncos, who have two of the best pass defenses in the league.   more »



Seahawks QB Smith, RB Penny soar past Lions defense

Don’t look now fantasy owners, but Seattle quarterback GENO SMITH and running back RASHAAD PENNY had the Seahawks offense soaring in Sunday’s win over the Detroit Lions. Smith totaled 3 touchdownsMore against Detroit, while Penny added 2 touchdowns of his own. Penny flashed his late season form from last year, running for two long touchdowns as part of his 151-yard rushing effort. Less

Source: Tacoma News-Tribune

Factoid: Seattle Seahawks

Geno Smith is completing lots of passes -- 80-plus percent in both games. But they’re not really going anywhere. He’s finished under 200 passing yards in both games, and Seattle’s offense hasn’t scored a point in its last six quarters.   more »



Seahawks name Smith starter for regular season opener

Seattle head coach Pete Carroll said after Friday night’s preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys that veteran quarterback GENO SMITH will be the starter for the regular season opener on SeptemberMore 12th against the Denver Broncos. Smith had been competing for the starting gig throughout training camp and the preseason with fellow quarterback DREW LOCK. Carroll indicated that a big factor in Smith winning the job is the fact that he was turnover free in the preseason and also took care of the ball throughout training camp. Less

Source: Team Website


Seahawks QB Smith to start preseason finale

Seattle head coach Pete Carroll said on Wednesday that veteran quarterback GENO SMITH will start Friday’s preseason finale against the Dallas Cowboys. Carroll added the fellow quarterback DREW LOCK would thenMore play substantially off the bench. The quarterback competition was in full swing but Lock missed time last week dealing with Covid-19. Carroll also insisted that Lock still has a chance to win the starting gig. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Seahawks QB Smith still leads competition

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said after practice late last week that veteran signal caller GENO SMITH still leads the quarterback competition over fellow quarterback DREW LOCK. Smith has theMore advantage of four years of experience with the Seahawks, including his second season in the system of offensive coordinator Shane Waldron. While the Seahawks will eventually move forward with one of these guys at quarterback, your fantasy team likely has better options. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Smith still leading Seahawks QB competition

Seattle head coach Pete Carroll said that quarterbacks GENO SMITH and DREW LOCK have both been “impressive” to this point in the offseason. No, really, he actually said that. Thus far,More Smith has taken the majority of first-team reps and Carroll said that Smith is still ahead. Carroll added that he expects lock to catch up by the end of camp, which will leave Seattle with a decision to make. Fantasy owners will likely have better options at the quarterback position than the Seahawks. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Around the NFL: Seattle Seahawks

Having traded Russell Wilson away, the Seahawks are in rebuilding mode. They may not actually admit it, but this team isn't contending in the NFC West this season. The question is whether they'll at least try to win some games along the way. If they actually stand pat with what they have at quarterback, the answer is probably no.   more »



Seahawks HC Carroll insists team set at QB

While fantasy owners keep hoping otherwise, Seattle head coach Pete Carroll continues to insist that the Seahawks are set at the quarterback position heading into the upcoming season. Carroll said lateMore last week that he doesn’t “at all” envision the team trading for a quarterback. As noted here previously, Carroll says a lot of things – but it looks like the Seahawks may be heading into 2022 with either GENO SMITH or DREW LOCK as their starting quarterback. Less



Carroll says Seahawks “really happy” with current QBs

Fantasy owners should be well aware by now that Seattle head coach Pete Carroll says a lot of things. Carroll was at it again over the weekend, raising more than aMore few eyebrows when he said that the Seahawks were “really happy” with the quarterbacks on the current roster. Seattle did not draft a signal caller over the weekend, meaning the starting quarterback for the upcoming season will quite possibly be either GENO SMITH or DREW LOCK, with JACOB EASON potentially in the mix as well. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Seahawks re-sign veteran QB Smith

The Seattle Seahawks reached an agreement on Thursday to re-sign veteran quarterback GENO SMITH to a one-year contract. The move marks the fourth straight year that Smith has signed with theMore Seahawks. Of course, with RUSSELL WILSON no longer in town, this could be the first time Smith serves as more than just a backup quarterback. This time around, Smith is expected to compete for the starting job with newcomer DREW LOCK. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Seahawks QB Smith arrested on suspicion of DUI

Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback GENO SMITH was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence when he was reportedly pulled over for going 96mph in a 60-mph zone. Smith supposedly alsoMore drove erratically across several lanes of traffic. Smith just completed his third season with the Seahawks and had the most extensive playing time of his tenure in Seattle, appearing in four games while starting quarterback RUSSELL WILSON was out due to injury. Less


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