The Seattle Seahawks (8-2) escaped Levi's Stadium with a nail-biting 27-24 overtime victory over the previously undefeated San Francisco 49ers (8-1) on the legs of Jason Myers. This is not to say that Turner didn’t have skills that deserved better than quarterbacks Wes Lunt and Jeff George, Jr.. More to the point is that nobody could have possibly started noticing Turner during his four-year stint at one of the worst college football programs in the WORLD. My view from the field for the Malik Turner catch and more importantly, the dance #Illini pic.twitter.com/EKbmdrJbOk. © 2020 NFL Enterprises LLC. Of course, he wouldn’t be the first player to be a surprise starter for Pete Carroll. General Manager Brian Gutekunst announced the transactions Wednesday. Seattle Seahawks fail to convert fourth-and-short long ball to wide receiver Malik Turner. And now they’ve added more talent. Latest on WR Malik Turner including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on NFL.com A 3-star recruit out of Springfield, Springfield Illinois, Turner chose the Illini over Ball State. Packers won’t be re-signing defensive tackle Mike Daniels, claimed wide receiver Travis Fulgham off waivers, Packers: Jaire Alexander a 'premier corner in this league', Report: Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick to Make Up ESPN's New MNF Booth, 10 bold predictions for the Packers training camp 2020, Packers news today: Ty Summers could have bigger role in 2020, Packers won't be re-signing defensive tackle Mike Daniels. Iupati started 15 games for Seattle last season. It could be a bit of both but one of two things that I’m not going to do is count Turner out. Which is more than you can say about Amara Darboh and the rookies. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson connects with Malik Turner for CLUTCH conversion. Mostly because everyone assumed that Brown was a lock and if they were going to squeeze in a sixth receiver, it was going to be Ferguson. The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 11, 2020. Was Packers tight end Jimmy Graham short of the first-down marker on his game-clinching catch? Not that he would be favored over Metcalf, but it is safe to assume that being a rookie means carrying a lot of extra baggage (and not just the hazing kind) as you go through your very first NFL experience, and Turner is now past that. Wild Card Weekend is upon us. Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Malik Turner can't haul in fourth-down throw with Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey in coverage. The final week of the 2019 regular season is upon us. He obviously didn’t get invited to the combine, but then he had a pro day that shook the world. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. The #Packers are signing former #Seahawks WR Malik Turner, per source. It’ll be interesting to see both Turner and Fulgham in action throughout training camp. Seattle has gotten more out of receivers in Turner’s position than they have the bigger acquisitions like Percy Harvin, Sidney Rice, and Paul Richardson. NFL and the NFL shield design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team names, logos and uniform designs are registered trademarks of the teams indicated. Alex Mcgough to Malik Turner #OAKvsSEA pic.twitter.com/h7FRfEffAl. Green Bay has signed third-year pro Malik Turner, who caught 17 passes for 245 yards and a touchdown in 21 games with the Seattle Seahawks the past two seasons. The Seattle Seahawks are signing former Patriots wideout Phillip Dorsett to a one-year deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Turner was among the Packers’ notable cuts. Powered by Minute Media © 2020 All Rights Reserved. Malik Turner profile page, biographical information, injury history and news #Illini pic.twitter.com/2toVwvmu39. And fittingly Malik Turner, like Moore, will be looking to do so for the Seahawks one year after they cut him. For the last couple of weeks there’s been concerns about the health and availability of receiver David Moore due to a broken arm. I mean, this could be the Seahawks’ leading receiver next week and he: Yes, Turner wasn’t even signed as an undrafted free agent. Russell Wilson will be without one of his favorite receivers on Monday night. Turner’s presence in the NFL alone is worthy of astonishment, but that’s not it. Turner has spent the past two seasons with the Seattle Seahawks. Malik Turner makes PLAYS. Chris Carson rushed for more yards last season than he did during his career at Oklahoma State. But beyond that, there is a lack of experience at wide receiver. That includes the three rookies we talk so much about but also a fourth player who has mostly stayed under the radar but who could now be in a position to get significant targets in Week 1 against the Cincinnati Bengals. According to NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, the Packers are signing free agent wide receiver Malik Turner. pic.twitter.com/SOOui3mZ8B, Seattle’s merry-go-round of receiving options since the surprise retirement of Doug Baldwin has circled around a few veteran names that never came on board, Brown, D.K. And the whole time, he was barely noticed. He was not a receiver that played much on offense last year — 42 snaps — but he played more than zero. Latest on Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Malik Turner including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN He wasn’t Calvin Johnson at Georgia Tech. Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin was listed among the inactives ahead of their prime-time clash with the Vikings. Malik Turner @M_Turner11 with his first NFL catch. Malik Turner is good. He obviously didn’t get invited to the combine, but then he had a pro day that shook the world. He also could join a list of Seahawks receivers who were thought to have no shot at pro success: the undrafted Doug Baldwin, the undrafted and released as a rookie Jermaine Kearse, the seventh round and released as a rookie Moore. Moore played at East Central University. Watch the best trick plays of the 2019 regular season. Well, the answer is yes. Why the hell isn’t anyone talking about Malik Turner? Turner, a … He had a tryout with the Packers in June — AND GREEN BAY DIDN’T SIGN HIM THEN EITHER. Just kidding. pic.twitter.com/YmkVwkaOyZ. The Green Bay Packers have added competition at wide receiver by signing Malik Turner, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Network. Just another guy. According to NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, the Packers have signed former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Malik Turner after the 24-year-old pass-catcher worked out for them during a … . You know ... all of those advantages he had over Jazz Ferguson, Terry Wright, Gary Jennings, John Ursua, and D.K. The list goes on. @McgoughAlex to Malik Turner for a @Seahawks TD!#SEAvsLAC : @nflnetwork pic.twitter.com/mi1fa5thIf. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson throws a 33-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Malik Turner. The other thing I’m not going to do again is overlook him. The team then drafted three receivers and signed two that everybody really liked — an experience that Turner didn’t have with any team last May — and had veteran Jaron Brown also going into his second year with Seattle but the player the team is going with if not an injured Moore looks to be Turner. Malik Turner (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images). Moore, a reasonable guess as to who will be the Seattle Seahawks’ number two receiver in 2019, is likely to return soon but his injury and the release of Jaron Brown has opened the door for some other players at the position to get some of Russell Wilson’s attention. It seems Green Bay is looking to add as much competition at wide receiver as possible. Dirty route by Illinois WR Malik Turner (6'2 205). The Packers have signed wide receiver Malik Turner. The Dallas Cowboys did claim a player: former Packers receiver Malik Turner, who was released by GM Brian Gutekunst on Saturday. One of those 1,000s upon 1,000s of college football players who were good enough to get here but not good enough to get anywhere beyond this. What does that mean for the Seahawks then if they’re starting Turner next Sunday? Mike Iupati is returning to the Seahawks on a one-year deal, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported on Tuesday. We know Davante Adams is the number one receiver, and the top four will likely include Allen Lazard, Marquez Valdes-Scantling, and Equanimeous St. Brown. ❄️Follow BTN on Instagram (@BigTenNetwork) for more edits. There was more hype on Moore a year ago but I think that was only because he was drafted, while Turner didn’t just go undrafted, he spent his first pro stint of any kind with the Green Bay Packers; I think being signed initially is a boon to fan attention and hope as well. #cyclones pic.twitter.com/zM2W87SGq0. Malik Turner (born January 30, 1996) is an American football wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). 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He was discussed, sure, and had some key moments in the 2018 preseason, but consider this: A receiver who went undrafted and didn’t sign with the team until training camp outlasted Tanner McEvoy, Marcus Johnson, Keenan Reynolds, Amara Darboh, Cyril Grayson, and by the end of the season, Brandon Marshall too. But they could enter their first training camp practice with as many as 11 wide receivers on the roster with the addition of Turner and Fulgham. After weeks of waiting, Turner finally signed with the Seahawks at the end of last July, just in time for training camp. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on Green Bay Packers and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. Green Bay Packers news from FanSided Daily. He played college football at Illinois, and was originally signed by the Seattle Seahawks in 2018 as an undrafted free agent