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Tagged: Rashaad Penny (26 Results)


Penny getting advice from Hall of Fame mentor

Seattle running back RASHAAD PENNY has been talking with Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk this offseason, as he prepares for his second NFL season. Penny has also slimmed downMore to under 230 pounds this offseason, adding that he feels better than he’s ever felt. The second year back will share the run-heavy Seattle backfield with CHRIS CARSON heading into the 2019 season. Less

Source: Team Website


Carson, Penny to provide “one-two punch” in Seattle

Seattle head coach Pete Carroll says that he plans to use running backs CHRIS CARSON and RASHAAD PENNY as a “one-two punch” in the Seahawks backfield in 2019. The Seahawks ledMore the league in rushing in 2019, averaging 160 yards per game behind Carson, Penny, and free-agent to be MIKE DAVIS. Less


Podcast: November 15 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back on Week 10 of the regular season and preview tonight's Packers-Seahawks game. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »



Penny could earn more time in Seattle backfield

Seattle running back RASHAAD PENNY had a breakout performance on Sunday and head coach Pete Carroll has had high praise for his rookie this week. It appears the Seahawks will move forward with a backfield committee that will include CHRIS CARSON, MIKE DAVIS, and Penny.

Source: Seattle Times

Podcast: November 13 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Justin Eleff works the waiver wire after Week 10 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by YouRulz and DraftKings.  more »


Seattle rookie has career day

With Seattle running back CHRIS CARSON inactive for Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams, backup MIKE DAVIS got the start. Davis had a nice game but it was rookie runningMore back RASHAAD PENNY who surprised everyone with the best game of his brief career. Penny topped 100 rushing yards on just 12 carries while adding a touchdown for fantasy owners that actually started him. Less

Source: Team Blog

Podcast: October 23 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Aaron Bland and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire after Week 7 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by YouRulz and DraftKings.  more »



Rookie RB Penny forgotten man in Seahawks backfield

So much for that RASHAAD PENNY sleeper pick that looked so good on draft night. Seattle is finally getting its running game in gear but the first-round rookie has not beenMore a part of the action. With seventh-round pick CHRIS CARSON and fourth-round pick MIKE DAVIS leading the Seahawks backfield, it could be a while before Penny has much fantasy relevance. Less

Source: Seattle Times


Seahawks RB Davis to have a role in Seattle backfield

Seattle running back MIKE DAVIS was named as a surprise starter shortly before the start of the Seahawks game against Arizona on Sunday. CHRIS CARSON is expected to keep his startingMore job when he returns from his injury and rookie RASHAAD PENNY will likely get some carries as well. The Seahawks backfield is a fantasy mess. Less

Source: News Tribune

Andy Richardson: Rookie running backs

The preseason is in the books, so we can now focus on the 2018 season. There were eight running backs selected in the first three rounds back in April, and as usual, most of them attracted some interest in fantasy drafts, too. How will they perform in their upcoming rookie seasons?   more »


Around the NFL: Brian Schottenheimer

The Seattle Times printed a feature on Brian Schottenheimer. He’s now running the Seahawks offense, and he says he was told early on that getting the running game going was the No. 1 goal.   more »



Injuries open door for Seattle RB Prosise

Seattle running back C.J. PROSISE will likely get some additional reps with fellow backs RASHAAD PENNY and MIKE DAVIS dealing with injuries. Penny is out with a broken finger while DavisMore is dealing with a sore big toe. There is a bit of irony in Prosise getting more playing time due to injured teammates, considering that he had played just 11 of 32 games the last two seasons due to a litany of injuries of his own. Less

Source: Seattle Times

Around the NFL: Bad Penny

Headline writers, they're the worst. But Seattle's top draft pick, a curious selection from the get-go, will miss "some time" due to a hand injury that includes a broken finger. Considering he was working firmly behind Chris Carson anyway, and the season is just 26 days away, you can pretty much forget him starting in Week 1.   more »


Around the NFL: Fast start for Barkley

When a rookie running back posts big numbers, can we look back at the preseason and agree that we should have seen it coming? Alvin Kamara and Ezekiel Elliott have ripped off big gainers in the preseason the last two years. But other rookies have finished with good numbers after looking pretty ordinary in the preseason.  more »

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Ask the Experts: What is the most important training camp battle?

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: What is the most important battle of training camp?  more »


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