Tuesday Round-Up: Four Seahawks Honored By Pro Football Writers of America

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Good morning, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today - Tuesday, Jan. 19 - about your Seattle Seahawks:

Michael Bennett, Tyler Lockett, Thomas Rawls, Earl Thomas Honored by PFWA

Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, free safety Earl Thomas, running back Thomas Rawls, and wide receiver Tyler Lockett have been honored by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA) for their play this past year, with Bennett and Thomas being named to the PFWA's All-NFC team and Rawls and Lockett being named to PFWA's All-Rookie team, with Lockett earning a mention for his work on special teams as a kick and punt returner. 

Here's a look at the All-NFC team and All-Rookie team as announced by the PFWA: 

PFWA 2015 All-NFC Team:

Offense

QB – Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers
RB – Doug Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings
WR – Odell Beckham Jr., New York Giants; Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
TE – Greg Olsen, Carolina Panthers
C – Ryan Kalil, Carolina Panthers
G – Zach Martin, Dallas Cowboys; Josh Sitton, Green Bay Packers
T – Tyron Smith, Dallas Cowboys; Trent Williams, Washington Redskins

Defense

DE – Ezekiel Ansah, Detroit Lions; Michael Bennett, Seattle Seahawks
DT – Aaron Donald, St. Louis Rams; Kawann Short, Carolina Panthers
OLB – Thomas Davis, Carolina Panthers; Lavonte David, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
MLB – Luke Kuechly, Carolina Panthers
CB – Josh Norman, Carolina Panthers; Patrick Peterson, Arizona Cardinals
S – Tyrann Mathieu, Arizona Cardinals; Earl Thomas, Seattle Seahawks

Special Teams

PK – Dan Bailey, Dallas Cowboys
P – Johnny Hekker, St. Louis Rams
KR – Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota Vikings
PR – Darren Sproles, Philadelphia Eagles
ST – Justin Bethel, Arizona Cardinals

PFWA 2015 All-Rookie Team:

Offense

QB – Jameis Winston, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
RB – Todd Gurley, St. Louis Rams; Thomas Rawls, Seattle Seahawks
WR – Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders; Stefon Diggs, Minnesota Vikings
TE – Will Tye, New York Giants
C – Mitch Morse, Kansas City Chiefs
G – Ali Marpet, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Brandon Scherff, Washington Redskins
T – Rob Havenstein, St. Louis Rams; Donovan Smith, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Defense

DL – Malcom Brown, New England Patriots; Eddie Goldman, Chicago Bears; Danielle Hunter, Minnesota Vikings; Leonard Williams, New York Jets
LB – Kwon Alexander, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Stephone Anthony, New Orleans Saints; Eric Kendricks, Minnesota Vikings
CB – Ronald Darby, Buffalo Bills; Marcus Peters, Kansas City Chiefs
S – Adrian Amos, Chicago Bears; Landon Collins, New York Giants

Special Teams

PK – Josh Lambo, San Diego Chargers
P – Matt Darr, Miami Dolphins
KR – Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks
PR – Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks
ST – Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks

Tweet Of The Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from us - @Seahawks, as we share photos from Monday's locker room clean out at team headquarters.

More From Around The Web

Here at Seahawks.com, digital media reporter John Boyle says the Seahawks want to keep their current team together as much as they possibly can and notes that despite Sunday's defeat Seattle remains optimistic about its future

Here's five things we learned from coach Pete Carroll's season-ending press conference, including updates on tight end Jimmy Graham's rehab and running back Marshawn Lynch's future. 

Danny O'Neil at 710Sports.com shares three things we learned and three things we're still trying to figure out from Sunday's playoff loss to the Panthers. 

At the Seattle Times, former NFL quarterback Hugh Millen explains what went wrong on three pivotal plays in this past Sunday's loss at Carolina. 

Jayson Jenks and Bob Condotta at the Seattle Times pick their Top 10 plays from Seattle's 2015 season

Matt Calkins at the Seattle TImes wonders what Marshawn Lynch's legacy will be with the Seahawks. 

And Sheil Kapadia at ESPN.com says the Seahawks are hoping for less drama this offseason and states that with Russell Wilson at quarterback the team's window remains wide open

A bittersweet day at VMAC as the Seahawks players clean out their lockers for the offseason and spend their final moments together as the 2015 squad before heading off in separate directions for their Championship Offseason.

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