Thursday Round-Up: Packers WR Davante Adams Lists Richard Sherman Among The Toughest Corners He's Faced

Packers wide receiver Davante Adams listed Richard Sherman among the five toughest cornerbacks he’s faced since entering the NFL in 2014.

Good afternoon, 12s. 

Here's a look at what's out there for today — Thursday, December 7 — about your Seattle Seahawks: 

Davante Adams' Toughest Corners

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams went through the five toughest cornerbacks he's faced since entering the NFL in 2014 in a contributing article for The Players' Tribune. 

Listed with Minnesota cornerback Xavier Rhodes because of physicality, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman made Adams' list with Arizona's Patrick Peterson, Green Bay's Sam Shields and Denver's Aqib Talib. 

Here's a short blurb from Adams' explanation as to why he picked Sherman: 

*Then you have Richard Sherman, who is a smart, instinctive corner. He's 6' 3", so he has length that you don't normally see in a cornerback. He also tracks the ball well and has great ball skills because he played receiver in college. So when the ball is in the air, he basically turns into a receiver. He's by far one of the best in the league at picking balls off. *

To continue reading Adams' full breakdown of Sherman, which includes clips of his film, visit this link. 

Tweet Of The Day 

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from Seahawks cornerback DeShawn Shead, who was excited to make his return to the practice field yesterday:

https://twitter.com/dshead24/status/938609540752334848 

More From Around The Web 

Ten Seahawks players sat out practice Wednesday. 

Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin announced public and financial support for Initiative 940, his latest step in trying to build a bridge between law enforcement and the communities they serve. 

The Seahawks are auctioning off autographed cleats from My Cause, My Cleats for charity.  

Gregg Bell of The News Tribune provided an outline of the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Seahawks' opponent this weekend. 

Finally, Sports Illustrated looked at how the Seahawks continue to thrive. 

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and his Blanket Coverage Foundation surprised several families with Christmas gifts at Virginia Mason Athletic Center on Monday, December 19.

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