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Tuesday Round-Up: Richard Sherman, "Legion of Boom" featured on cover of Sports Illustrated

A morning link round-up of what's "out there" about your Seattle Seahawks



Good morning, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today - Tuesday, Jan. 27 - about your Seattle Seahawks:

Richard Sherman, L.O.B. Featured On SI Cover

Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman penned a new feature for where he opens up about his personal life, Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, how the Legion of Boom helped make him what he is today, and more.

Sherman and the L.O.B. are the cover story on the Sports Illustrated issue that's set to hit newsstands on Monday, Feb. 2 - the day after Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots.

In a related feature for, Robert Klemko takes a closer look at the relationship shared  by the Legion of Boom.

Klemko notes the cover of SI was supposed to be Sherman's and Sherman's alone, but the Seahawks cornerback wanted the entire Seattle secondary to join him. Ultimately, the two sides settled on five players - Sherman, strong safety Kam Chancellor, free safety Earl Thomas, and cornerbacks Byron Maxwell and Jeremy Lane.

And in one more related piece, Doug Farrar at has a feature on the leader of the LOB: defensive backs coach Kris Richard.

Marshawn Lynch: "You Don't Feel In Beast Mode, It Feels You"

Skittles shared a special press conference last night featuring Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who answered several entertaining questions in unique fashion. You can check out the full session with Lynch in the video embedded above.

Tweet of the Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas, who recounts the Seahawks' NFC Championship win in a blog on his personal website.

More From Around The Web

Here at, Clare Farnsworth recaps Monday's events in Hawkville by putting the focus on the team's roster churn that has led to two straight Super Bowl appearances.

I detail 12 things we learned from Monday's Super Bowl press conferences with Cliff Avril, Kam Chancellor, Doug Baldwin, Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright, and Max Unger.

Here's 12 things the casual football fan should know about the Seattle Seahawks - share it with your friends who don't have an allegiance in Super Bowl XLIX and convince them to root for the Seahawks blue and green.

Here's a social media recap of the Seahawks' Sunday night visit to the 2015 Pro Bowl.

Seahawks long snapper Clint Gresham is keeping a log of his activities at the Super Bowl.

ESPN Stats & Information has a closer look at Lynch's string of dominant postseason performances.

Jerry Brewer at the Seattle Times says Pete Carroll is more than a rah-rah coach.

Larry Stone at the Seattle Times has a fun read to help you scout quarterback Russell Wilson on Super Bowl Media Day.

Photos of the Seahawks media events on Monday.

Bob Condotta at the Seattle Times says defensive tackle Kevin Williams is happy he chose to play for Seattle over New England.

And Don Yaeger at defines quarterback Russell Wilson's 'Why Not You' mentality. 

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