The Seattle Seahawks are one of the most successful NFL teams of recent times. Under Head Coach Pete Carroll, the Hawks have caused a sensation, especially with a strong secondary, the so-called “Legion of Boom” – and won the Super Bowl in 2013/14. But now the change is imminent: Defensive Lineman Michael Bennett changes to reigning champion Philadelphia – and star cornerback Richard Sherman is about to leave.

The Seahawks announced on Wednesday (local time) that defensive lineman Michael Bennett and a seventh-round pick to the Philadelphia Eagles, who had won New England Super Bowl LII in early February with 41:33, will change. In return, Seattle receives a five-round pick and a player. According to information from NFL insider Ian Rapoport, this is wide receiver Marcus Johnson.

But more importantly, the Hawks lose a real edge with Bennett: The 32-year-old played in Seattle for five years, scoring 8.5 “sacks” last season alone, scoring 39 “sacks” and well over 100 tackles , However, the Seahawks save money through the trade because Bennett would have earned $ 8.4 million in 2018 and $ 18 million on March 18.

For Philly, Bennett, whose brother Martellus was exempted from the New England Patriots, is, of course, another addition to an already dreaded D-Line: with Brandon Graham (9.5 “sacks”), Fletcher Cox (5.5), Derek Barnett (5) and Chris Long (5) already have powerful Pass Rushers in their own ranks.

The next message on Wednesday, meanwhile, should provide even more reverberation in Seattle: Because even star cornerback Richard Shermann, who tore his Achilles tendon in the past season, is about to jump. The 29-year-old, who is next to Cornerback DeShawn Shead and the Safeties Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor part of the designated as “Legion of Boom” Secondary leaves his ancestral team apparently in this offseason.

Insider Rapoport continues to report that the Cornerback has said goodbye to its teammates over the past 24 hours. An official statement from Sherman or the Seahawks is pending. The 29-year-old should but still on Wednesday with coach Pete Carroll and General Manager John Schneider advise on its future.

Sherman moved to 154th place in the 5th round in 2011, and has since clocked up 32 interceptions and 99 saves to beat more than any other defender. The Super Bowl champion earned a top reputation with his fabulous style of play and his extravagant and positive nature away from the field – and was sometimes shunned in games by the best quarterbacks in the league. From time to time there were hardly any passes in his direction during an entire match – so great was and is the respect for him

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