News

Seattle GM John Schneider proud of accomplishments

Seattle GM John Schneider proud of accomplishments

Photo: KPUG/Photo: KPUG

TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider knows there are tough decisions coming in the future with All-Pros Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas, not to mention guys like Russell Wilson and Russell Okung.

That’s why he’s trying to take time during the Seahawks’ run to the Super Bowl to enjoy the team’s accomplishments, because it’s a lot of his work that has gone into turning Seattle around just four seasons after he arrived.

Schneider said Friday that it’s tough to not always be thinking ahead because of his focus on making sure Seattle is competitive for more than one year. But the excitement around the team and the staff makes him slow down and appreciate what he has done in partnership with coach Pete Carroll.

___

AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 1

bowie

A look back at the Hollywood headlines from years past.

in Local

Waterfront development deal done

Photo provided by the Port of Bellingham

The Port of Bellingham and an Irish developer will partner on the redevelopment of the waterfront.

in Local

Former County Councilman “Corky” Johnson passes away

Photo provided by Whatcom County

Clark “Corky” Johnson was a commissioner for eight years and a councilman for ten years.

in Local

Horseshoe Cafe closes, but set to reopen in a month

horseshoe

The Horseshoe Café has a new owner.

in Local Sports

Seattle sends Ramirez to Tampa Bay for Montgomery

Seattle Mariners' Erasmo Ramirez pitches in the first inning a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, March 6, 2015, in Phoenix.

The Seattle Mariners have acquired left-hander Mike Montgomery from the Tampa Bay Rays for righty Erasmo Ramirez.