Saturday, 26 May, 2018

Richard Sherman thanks fans for support after release

Sherman, Hawks to part ways Richard Sherman lists Texans among teams who have expressed interest
Sergio Cook | 11 March, 2018, 01:57

Sherman, who turns 30 later this month, was released after seven seasons in Seattle. We love you and your unwavering competitiveness, confidence and fierce passion for football and life.

Sherman's release was a cost-cutting move. Sherman was scheduled to earn an $11.4 base salary in 2018. NFL.com reported that Sherman will take a physical with the 49ers Saturday to determine where he is in his recovery from an Achilles tendon injury suffered on November 9 against Arizona, a game that it appears will turn out to have been Sherman's last in a Seattle uniform.

Still, the Patriots would be well-served to explore the possibility of bringing Sherman into the fold.

Even if Sherman does not sign with the 49ers immediately it seems pretty clear a return to the Seahawks on a lesser deal than he had isn't first on Sherman's agenda.

Richard Sherman reportedly is moving closer to finding a new home. Condotta says that the team was interested in trying to get Sherman to agree to a pay cut but that he "balked" at such a proposal.

Sherman had surgery to fix his right Achilles in November.

He also has had a procedure to clean up bone spurs in his left Achilles.

But Sherman said at the Sports Star awards he thought he would be ready for the beginning of mini-camp.

For starters, Sherman's coming off an Achilles injury. A team that has a great QB. Coleman replaced Lane as the nickel corner spot early in the 2017 and Seattle initially included Lane in a trade to Houston for left tackle Duane Brown before Lane failed a physical and returned to the Seahawks. This year's market has some solid young cornerbacks, but none of them are as decorated as Richard Sherman. Last year's starter Brent Grimes is also a free agent though the Bucs have expressed interest in re-signing him. Saleh has implemented a defensive system that is similar to the Seahawks.

Sherman led the league in interceptions in 2013 and has been selected to the Pro Bowl four times.

This offseason, 49ers have looked into three Pro Bowl cornerbacks - Vontae Davis, Marcus Peters and Aqib Talib - but did not seriously pursue them before they landed elsewhere.

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