Seahawks' Hill Hits Another Bump in the Road - SWX Right Now-Sports for Spokane, CdA, Tri-Cities, WA

Seattle Seahawks

Seahawks' Hill Hits Another Bump in the Road

Posted: Updated:

RENTON, Wash. - Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill's rocky 2010 has hit another bump with news he's likely to be out until at least September with a sprained knee.

Coach Pete Carroll said after practice on Thursday that Hill is going to be out "a few weeks." Hill sprained the knee on Tuesday. The coach originally thought it was a minor injury.

Hill's troubled offseason had put his future with the Seahawks in doubt. Seattle's five-year starter got probation on a plea agreement for a marijuana charge in Georgia. The NFL suspended Hill for the Sept. 12 season opener for that. Hill also is facing a trial this month in Issaquah,Wash., on a charge of domestic violence against his girlfriend.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

  • FootballMore>>

  • Jaguars sign QB Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54M contract

    Jaguars sign QB Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54M contract

    Sunday, February 25 2018 8:08 AM EST2018-02-25 13:08:35 GMT
    A person with knowledge of negotiations says the Jacksonville Jaguars are finalizing an extension that will keep quarterback Blake Bortles under contract through 2020.More >>
    A person with knowledge of negotiations says the Jacksonville Jaguars are finalizing an extension that will keep quarterback Blake Bortles under contract through 2020.More >>
  • HBO biopic about Penn State's Joe Paterno premieres April 7

    HBO biopic about Penn State's Joe Paterno premieres April 7

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-02-24 16:26:08 GMT
    (Atsushi Nishijima/HBO via AP). In this image released by HBO, Kathy Baker, left, and Al Pacino portray Sue and Joe Paterno in a scene from "Paterno," a film about the late Penn State football coach. HBO says the film will focus on Paterno dealing with...(Atsushi Nishijima/HBO via AP). In this image released by HBO, Kathy Baker, left, and Al Pacino portray Sue and Joe Paterno in a scene from "Paterno," a film about the late Penn State football coach. HBO says the film will focus on Paterno dealing with...
    An HBO biopic starring Al Pacino as late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno will premiere April 7. HBO tweeted the premiere date Friday, along with a trailer to the film directed by Barry Levinson.More >>
    An HBO biopic starring Al Pacino as late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno will premiere April 7. HBO tweeted the premiere date Friday, along with a trailer to the film directed by Barry Levinson.More >>
  • Former NFL player detained by police after Instagram post

    Former NFL player detained by police after Instagram post

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:58 PM EST2018-02-24 04:58:08 GMT
    A law enforcement official says former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin was taken into Los Angeles police custody after a threatening Instagram post and is being questioned but is not under arrest.More >>
    A law enforcement official says former Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin was taken into Los Angeles police custody after a threatening Instagram post and is being questioned but is not under arrest.More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 SWXRN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.