*Automated search based on player first/last name, college team name, football, 3 loading panels, click video to view in full size on this page, watch or fast forward one full video, or open player with red arrow to choose more cuts at the bottom of the big video screen. Click "I'm done watching this" blue link at the top of video to close screen. If available/HQ changes video quality.
Draft Scout Michael Bennett News
08/21/16 - DE Michael Bennett was forced to watch the end of practice from the sidelines for the second time during training camp after getting into an altercation with LT Bradley Sowell. Bennett also was tossed from practice during the first week of camp for repeated skirmishes with the offensive line, particularly rookie Germain Ifedi. Bennett and Sowell amicably walked off the field together after the conclusion of practice. "He was just kind of fighting for his own a little bit, one of the other young guys got knocked around and he was standing up for them," head coach Pete Carroll said. "He's got a lot of pride and he's an incredible competitor, but he's got to make sure he stays poised so be doesn't get himself in trouble. We saw a good illustration of that today."
08/06/16 - DE Michael Bennett said Saturday that he understands why Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll dismissed him from practice two days earlier. Bennett got into scuffles with several offensive linemen during Thursday's practice before Carroll had seen enough and threw him out of practice. "He said he just wants to show the team if he kicked me out as one of the best players on the team, then he'll do it to anybody," Bennett told reporters.
06/09/16 - DE Michael Bennett continues to skip voluntary OTAs as he wants a new contract from the team. Head coach Pete Carroll said last week he expects Bennett will be with the team for their mandatory June mini-camp and Bennett has said he doesn't plan to hold out in search of a new deal.
06/02/16 - DE Michael Bennett continues to skip voluntary OTAs as he wants a new contract from the team. Head coach Pete Carroll said last week he expects Bennett will be with the team for their mandatory June minicamp and Bennett has said he doesn't plan to hold out in search of a new deal.
01/20/16 - RE Michael Bennett griped about his contract all offseason and didn't get anything from the team. He probably will seek more money after another standout season.