The Seahawks announced a several of roster moves on Tuesday, according to the Everett Herald. The team placed defensive tackle Jordan Hill on injured reserve with a calf injury. In a corresponding move, Seattle signed defensive back Steven Terrell off the practice squad to fill Hill's roster spot. Defensive tackle Jimmy Staten was also signed to the practice squad. Hill played in 13 games, recording 19 tackles, 5.5 sacks and an interception.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said second-year defensive tackle Jordan Hill suffered a severe calf pull over the weekend and is "not going to make it" for Saturday's divisional playoff game against the Panthers, reports 710 ESPN Radio. Hill played in 13 games, recording 19 tackles, 5.5 sacks and an interception.
Seahawks defensive tackle Jordan Hill will not return Week 17 against the Rams. Hill is dealing with a left knee injury. He was removed from the contest, and looked at by trainers on the sideline before the decision was made. Hill was credited with one tackle and half of a sack before leaving the game. After the game, the team announced Hill is dealing with a knee sprain.
Seahawks starting nose tackle Brandon Mebane has a torn hamstring and is out for the season, reports Fox Sports. Mebane got hurt in Sunday's win over the Giants, with coach Pete Carroll saying Monday that Mebane would be out for "a while." The devastating blow means Seattle will give increased snaps to six-time Pro Bowler Kevin Williams and second-year pro Jordan Hill.
Seahawks offensive stars Marshawn Lynch and Doug Baldwin are active Week 10 against the Giants. Both players came into the game listed as probable. Lynch is dealing with a calf injury. Baldwin has a groin issue. The team will also have Michael Bennett, Jordan Hill, Russell Okung, O'Brien Schofield and Max Unger. All five players were also listed as probable coming into the contest. Marcus Burley and Byron Maxwell should play as well. They were both listed as questionable. Burley is dealing with a hamstring injury, Maxwell has a calf issue. Guard Stephen Schilling is the only doubtful player who is active for the game.