Richard Sherman expects to stay with Seahawks

Richard Sherman (Getty Photographs)

Richard Sherman’s 2017 season ended with a ruptured Achilles, however he expects to be again with the Seahawks subsequent season.

Seattle reportedly shopped Sherman final yr, and the 4-time Professional Bowl participant has just one yr and a non-assured $eleven million left on his contract.

However is there any query whether or not he’ll be a Seahawk subsequent season?

“Not in my thoughts,” Sherman informed reporters Thursday, by way of the Seattle Occasions. “We’re going to attempt to get every thing again on monitor, get wholesome and check out to get again after it. Hopefully everyone heals up the best way they’re supposed to. I hope Kam [Chancellor] can play and it really works out nevertheless it wants to for him. However clearly [the roster is] going to look totally different both approach.”

Sherman, 30, ruptured his Achilles on Nov. 9 in the identical recreation security Kam Chancellor suffered a scary neck damage. However Sherman stated he is beginning to really feel higher.

“It feels nice, man,” he stated. “It feels rather a lot higher than when it occurred.”

After three months of rehab, Sherman was prepared to predict a return date.

“I might in all probability be absolutely prepared to go in minicamp, however they will not let me do something,” he stated. “So I am going to in all probability have to be on the market operating and coaching … however they will not let me follow till coaching camp.”

Final season marked the primary time in Sherman’s profession that he failed to play all sixteen video games. He has 32 profession interceptions in seven seasons, however simply eight over the past three years.