Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Sunday, Aug. 4, that RB Robert Turbin (foot) has been cleared by team doctors to return to the practice field. RB Christine Michael had been working with the second-team offense in Turbin's absence.
Huddle Up: Turbin, who had 535 total yards on 99 touches as a rookie in 2012, has tons of late-round value as a handcuff to stud starter Marshawn Lynch. If healthy, he should overtake Michael, but keep an eye on his progress.
Posted: 7/24/2013 1:22am et
Seattle Seahawks RB Robert Turbin is expected to take over the third-down back job for the departed RB Leon Washington (Patriots). Turbin reportedly was impressive during offseason workouts.
Huddle Up: Turbin, who rolled up 535 total yards on 99 offensive touches in his rookie season a year ago, is a valuable -- if not must-have -- handcuff for Marshawn Lynch owners.
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