Seahawks Wanted First-Round Pick In Exchange For Thomas

Earl Thomas

Thompson missed the final preseason game with a shoulder stringer and rib injury suffered a week earlier, but coach Pete Carroll had said Monday that Thompson was in line to start the opener.

Thomas told ESPN's Josina Anderson that he plans to end his holdout Wednesday and report to the team.

"I worked my whole life for this", he wrote on instagram. I've never let me teammates, city or fans down as long as I've lived and don't plan on starting this weekend. Thomas noted as much in his post, adding: "The disrespect has been well noted and will not be forgotten. Father Time may have an undefeated record but best believe I plan on taking him into triple overtime when it comes to my career".

With Thomas now reporting to camp, a potential trade could be dormant. Per Schefter, they offered to send a second-round pick to Seattle.

710 ESPN Seattle's Danny O'Neil has noted that while Thomas isn't wrong to seek a new extension, Seattle may be reticent due to a string of bad luck with similar deals.

US Open 2018: Serena Williams beats Kaia Kanepi to reach quarter-finals
Sevastova toppled seventh-seeded Elina Svitolina 6-3, 1-6, 6-0, leaving just two of the top 10 women's seeds remaining. Williams and Pliskova are 1-1 in head-to-head matches, but Pliskova defeated Williams in the semifinals here in 2016.

That still wasn't good enough for the Seahawks, who also made no attempts to get Thomas to re-join the team with a new contract extension. According to NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport, the Seahawks have agreed to wipe away nearly all of his fines for missing training camp. Sherman was released by Seattle in the off-season and signed with San Francisco. Caught in the midst of Thomas' return to practice was the rumor the Dallas Cowboys upped their offer to a second-round pick in exchange for the Pro Bowl safety.

A second-round pick would replace the second-rounder Seattle doesn't have in 2019 as part of the deal to acquire left tackle Duane Brown from Houston last October.

Precedent from safety Kam Chancellor's holdout into the 2015 regular season suggested the Seahawks are going to collect from Thomas this time, too.

The last time these two teams faced, Peyton Manning and the new-look Broncos defense went to Seattle and forced overtime where Marshawn Lynch capped off a thrilling game with a walk-off touchdown run.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Flake slams Trump's Justice Department attack
Sep 06, 2018 - 04:14
Trump complained to Fox News that he "put in an attorney general that never took control of the Justice Department". Pat Leahy of Vermont compared Trump's comment to North Korea, and noted his previous experience as a prosecutor.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Chrome Turns 10 and Gets a Bunch of New Features
Sep 05, 2018 - 19:38
Google says you will notice " more rounded shapes, new icons and a new colour palette ", using the Material design language. Emails, street addresses and even payment information now seamless auto-suggests when related fields are brought in focus.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Derek Carr: Raiders Over Shock Of Khalil Mack Trade
Sep 05, 2018 - 18:27
And I'll just say what (Reggie) said - I read what he said yesterday - it's a decision that we all came to. That said, it doesn't make the former Raider's absence any less weird for the time being.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top DeChambeau goes back-to-back at Dell
Sep 05, 2018 - 17:49
Amateur champion and has already developed a bond with Woods, looking to speculation about a possible pairing in France. Woods agreed to be a vice captain in late February, and he set a goal to be in Paris on September 28-30 as a player.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top "Handmaids" are protesting at Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing
Sep 05, 2018 - 17:39
The president's comment followed the statements of Democratic senators who warned that Trump was, in the words of Sen. The source said Kavanaugh's security detail quickly stepped in because they did not know who the person was.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Spacey avoids prosecution in assault claims
Sep 05, 2018 - 16:54
Beverly Hills police previous year investigated Seagal after a woman reported he had raped her on January 1, 1993. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office made no comments today on the merits of the accusations.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Navjot Singh Sidhu has a message from his friend Imran Khan
Sep 05, 2018 - 15:46
When accountability begins, you will hear slogans that democracy is in danger but the process won't stop", he maintained. PM Khan said none of his cabinet members was appointed permanently and could be shuffled on the basis of performance.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Former Sen. Jon Kyl appointed to fill John McCain’s seat
Sep 04, 2018 - 23:29
A grieving Cindy McCain pressed her cheek against the surface of the casket of her husband, Sen. Jon Kyl is a dear friend of mine and John's. "I think it was to his benefit she [did] so".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Toobin: Trump's attack against Sessions an 'impeachable offense'
Sep 04, 2018 - 19:14
Fox News has reached out to the White House for additional clarification, and the Justice Department did not immediately respond. Two of Trump's regular critics in the GOP Senate were quick to argue that Trump was trying to politicize the Justice Department.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Petrol, diesel prices soar to record highs
Sep 04, 2018 - 17:24
Radebe said that the fuel price was driven by worldwide factors - such as the rand exchange rate, the global price of crude oil. The government has been under huge pressure to cut excise duty on petrol and diesel to bring the prices of fuel oil down.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Officer-involved shooting at California Racetrack
Sep 03, 2018 - 21:27
At 7:22 p.m., Del Mar Racetrack tweeted that the incident had been contained and that the concert was taking place as planned. Sheriff's deputies responded by returning fire, hitting Elizarraras multiple times in the torso and arm.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump says ‘no political necessity’ to keep Canada in new NAFTA deal
Sep 03, 2018 - 20:42
He also called out Canada for 'decades of trade abuse, ' saying if the two nations can't negotiate a fair deal, talks will be off.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top US Open: Roger Federer gives rebel Nick Kyrgios a harsh lesson
Sep 03, 2018 - 20:41
But Millman knows there's no friends on court when playing for a US Open quarter-final berth. You need to be more dedicated if you want to be there with the big boys.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Chinese Billionaire Accused of Sex Misconduct Unlikely to Face Charges, Lawyer Says
Sep 03, 2018 - 19:14
Liu wasn't involved, but he unsuccessfully asked the court to hide his name out of concerns for his business and marriage. The New York Times reported Liu has returned to China where he has become the talk of the nation.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Mutual interests to drive Pak-US ties forward: Foreign minister
Sep 03, 2018 - 19:01
The suspension is part of a broader pullback in military aid for Pakistan announced by the Trump administration in January. Pompeo will be accompanied by top USA military officer, General Joseph Dunford, for talks with the Pakistani leadership.