Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
6 months ago

Bennett agreed to a three-year contract extension with Seattle Friday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

EDGE Analysis

2016 was the third year of a four-year, $32 million contract that Bennett signed with Seattle in 2014. The extension will keep him in Seattle through the 2020 season, after which he'll be 35 years old. The exact details of the deal haven't yet been disclosed. Bennett has recorded 32 tackles and 4.0 sacks in 10 games played so far this season.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
6 months ago

Bennett (neck) was listed as a full participant in Thursday's practice, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett injured his neck last week against the Rams. While at first it looked as if he may have suffered some sort of catastrophic injury, it appears Bennett is completely in the clear after practicing in full form Thursday.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
6 months ago

Bennett (neck) participated in walk-throughs Tuesday and is expected to be ready for Saturday's game against the Cardinals, Liz Mathews of ESPN reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett was forced to exit Thursday's game against Los Angeles to be evaluated for a concussion but in the end turned out to have merely wrenched his neck a bit. He may miss some practice time due to the issue but should be expected to be full go on Saturday, barring any setbacks.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
6 months ago

Bennett does not have a concussion as first reported, but "wrenched his neck" during Seattle's 24-3 win against the Rams on Thursday, the Seattle Times reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennet had a sack, but it was wiped out by a penalty. "Mike feels fine," coach Pete Carroll said. "He wrenched his neck. It wasn't a hit to the head."

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
6 months ago

Bennett is being evaluated for a concussion, and considered questionable to return to Thursday's game against the Rams, John Boyle of Seahawks.com reports.

EDGE Analysis

The injury occurred early in the fourth quarter, and Bennett collided with running back Todd Gurley in the backfield. He had recorded two tackles and a sack prior to exiting. Frank Clark figures to fill in at defensive end while Bennett is sidelined.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
7 months ago

Bennett (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Panthers.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett has been out since Week 7 after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery. His return to action will provide an immediate boost to a defense that is already tied for third in the league with 31 sacks on the year.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
7 months ago

Bennett (knee) was limited in practice Friday and is questionable for Sunday's tilt with the Panthers.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett was a full participant in practice earlier in the week but now could be in danger of missing his sixth straight contest. Look for updates to come Sunday morning before kickoff with Frank Clark being the likely candidate to play in Bennett's absence.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
7 months ago

Bennett (knee) was a full participant at Wednesday's practice, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett's return to full practice puts him on track to return in Week 13, as expected. His return should immediately boost the Seahawks' pass rush.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
7 months ago

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says Bennett (knee) "should come back" to play in Sunday's game against the Panthers, ESPN's Sheil Kapadia reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett has been sidelined since Week 7 due to his knee problem, so him potentially returning this week would represent a long-anticipated boost to the Seahawks defense front.

Michael Bennett
DL SEA (6)
7 months ago

Head coach Pete Carroll said Bennett (knee) has "a shot" to play in Week 13 versus the Panthers, ESPN's Liz Mathews reports.

EDGE Analysis

Bennett has missed five games with a knee injury. He likely first needs to get back on the practice field before having a chance to suit up for a game, though.