Olsen Learning Seahawks System During a Different Offseason
It’s a different offseason for Greg Olsen. The veteran tight end was released by Carolina and eventually signed a $7 million, one-year deal with the Seattle Seahawks.
Seahawks Loaded up on the D-Edge, Still Waiting on Clowney
The Seahawks have added four edge rushers this offseason to try to bolster the pass rush. Seattle signed veterans Bruce Irvin and Benson Mayowa in free agency.
Seattle’s K.J. Wright on the Mend from Shoulder Surgery
Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider said starting linebacker K.J. Wright underwent offseason shoulder surgery and is unsure when he’ll be healthy.
Seahawks Releasing Veterans Britt, Fluker
The Seattle Seahawks are releasing Justin Britt and D.J. Fluker in a major overhaul of their offensive line that clears significant salary cap space.
WWE Cuts Wrestlers After Florida Deems it ‘Essential’
WWE has started releasing professional wrestlers in budget cuts related to the pandemic. The pro wrestling was deemed “essential” by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Ag News: China Promises to Make Good
W.H. economic adviser Larry Kudlow says China's president Xi has reassured President Trump that Beijing will meet purchase goals outlined in the Phase-One agreement.
Ag News: Beef Ban in NYC Schools
The New York City Council went forward with a citywide ban on processed meats in New York City schools, meaning no more bologna, salami, pepperoni or bacon.
Ag News: Protected Agriculture in Mexico
As of 2018, there were about 126,000 acres of protected agriculture in Mexico, a huge jump from the 325 acres planted in 2003.
Ag News: China Negotiators to D.C.
Chinese officials aren’t backing off plans to visit Washington in September for face-to-face trade meetings, as talks remain on track for now despite the recent tariff threats.
Ag News: Trump’s Concerns on China
Trump dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, as Beijing warned Washington’s labeling it a currency manipulator would lead to chaos in financial markets.
Ag News: U.S. Dairy to SE Asia
Exports of U.S. dairy products to China have been hit hard by retaliatory tariffs, falling 43% since tariffs were imposed last summer, but as exports to China drop.
Ag News: RFS Lowers Gas Prices
The Renewable Fuel Standard has lowered gas prices by an average of 22 cents per gallon in recent years and saved the typical American household $250 annually.