Still, the Patriots would be well-served to explore the possibility of bringing Sherman into the fold.
The odds of Sherman remaining, though, may not be too high as it's thought he's excited to see what may else be out there, and that if he has to take a pay cut he'd rather do it elsewhere than in Seattle.
Even if Sherman does not sign with the 49ers immediately it seems pretty clear a return to the Seahawks on a lesser deal than he had isn't first on Sherman's agenda.
The release means Sherman - who is acting as his own agent - can get a head start on finding his next team.
"I want to go to a contender", Sherman said Friday on KIRO radio in Seattle.
Sherman made All-Pro four times in seven seasons with the Seahakws, who released him with a failed-physical designation to spare $11 million on their 2018 salary cap. He has since undergone surgery on his other Achilles.
Sherman told the NFL Network's Tom Pelissero he was looking for a team that has a "great quarterback" and a place he will be comfortable.
Can you imagine Richard Sherman and Darius Slay as the Detroit Lions starting cornerbacks?
Add cornerback to the Carolina Panthers' list of offseason needs after Friday's news that they're trading third-year CB Daryl Worley to the Philadelphia Eagles for wideout Torrey Smith.
Thornton said she was anxious about how her dad's coping with the stress, considering his age, PTSD and slight dementia. CalVet, a government organization representing California veterans, also confirmed that there was an ongoing situation.
Australian wicketkeeper Tim Paine on Wednesday claimed that de Kock had crossed the line by making a comment about Warner's wife. South Africa's manager Mohammed Moosajee claims Warner peppered de Kock with personal barbs during play.
Bengaluru Police on Friday claimed a major breakthrough in the sensational murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh. Kumar's lawyer Vedamurthy argued that he had been in custody for 20 days, and there was no need to extend it.
The son of Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, Nick Kerr serves as an intern in San Antonio's video department. The Warriors visit the Portland Trail Blazers tonight, and will take on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.
On top of that, the Bears made a combined 38-of-112 field goal attempts in the two meetings, which is a mere 33.9 percent. Zhaire Smith has been reliable for the Red Raiders but is far from being a 2nd option on a contending team in my eyes.
Not so fast, say the experts who spend every waking hour analyzing weather patterns, storm systems and computer guidance models. New Jersey State Police said on Thursday there were more than 530 crashes on the state's roads during the previous day's storm.
Google's Waymo To Face Off With Tesla In Autonomous Trucks
Autonomous-vehicle technology has been touted as having potential to save fuel, ease congestion, and make transportation safer. Uber has been testing self-driving truck technology since 2016, and began using autonomous rigs for hauls late previous year .
Meghan Markle's gorgeous new coat has sold out already
Earlier today, we shared the secret nod to International Women's Day which featured in the ensemble Meghan Markle wore today. Meghan made a decision to match her coat with a crisp, white, All Saints Ridley white turtleneck jumper.
Top India stars get massive pay hike
The central contracts mark a departure from previous year when Test specialists were mainly kept in the top category. Since Dhoni does not fulfil the criteria, he has been kept in Grade A while the other five players in A+ category.
First look at Benedict Cumberbatch as 'The Grinch'
Each year at Christmas they disrupt his tranquil solitude with their increasingly bigger, brighter and louder celebrations. As Christmas approaches, however, her good-natured scheming threatens to collide with the Grinch's more nefarious one.
Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to iOS and Android devices
More invites will be sent out over the coming months, so if you don't get in right away, you'll have more opportunities later. If you do have an iPhone or iPad, however, you can sign up now for the chance to play it as soon as it's available.
Judge suggests Trump just mute people on Twitter
Buchwald appeared skeptical of that argument, noting that the Twitter blocks can affect users beyond just those who are blocked. It's doubtful President Trump reads many, if any, tweets sent to him. "It creates all these additional barriers", she said.
Opioid overdoses jump 30% across US — CDC
The data did not reveal what types of drugs or drug combinations led to these suspected opioid overdoses, Schuchat said. All five US regions saw significant increases, but the numbers rose the most in western states - about 70 percent.
Saudi Arabia to open airspace to Israel-India flights
After being able to fly over Saudi airspace to fly to Israel would also allow the national carrier to cut down their costs. For the first time, Saudi Arabia grants permission for Air India flights headed to Israel to use its airspace .