With the roster cut to 53 players looming on Saturday, the Seahawks battling for roles and roster spots will get one last chance to show they belong in Thursday night’s preseason opener.
Phillip Adams played the past two seasons with the Raiders, but in Thursday night’s preseason finale the fifth-year cornerback is expected to be the nickel back in the Seahawks’ No. 1 defense and looking to prove he deserves a spot on the 53-man roster.
After reaching the league-mandated roster limit of 75 players on Tuesday, the Seahawks claimed center Patrick Lewis off waivers and waived linebacker Marcus Dowtin.
As the regular season opener beckons next week, Scott Engel of RotoExperts.com shines the spotlight on a more potent Seahawks offense for Fantasy purposes in 2014.
The Seahawks resume an accelerated practice week at Virginia Mason Athletic Center, with "Competition Wednesday" falling on a Monday ahead of the team's Thursday night preseason finale against the Raiders in Oakland.
Seattle Sounders FC and U.S. Men's National Team Seattle-native defender DeAndre Yedlin raised the 12 flag prior to the Seahawks' preseason game against the Chicago Bears at CenturyLink Field.