Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. General Sports

Seattle Seahawks could benefit from Smoothie King

See also

Richard Sherman, Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks are Super Bowl Champions, but ”Smoothie King” could be a great sponsor instead of CenturyLink Field. PED’s for everyone, even the fans!

Smoothie King, is in the works to become the sponsor for the New Orleans Arena where the NBA Pelicans play. It was recently announced the blended-fruit retailer underwent a rigorous drug test where it tested positive.

According to Rocky Gettys, Smoothie King’s vice president of product development, some of the retail products found on Smoothie King’s shelves were found to contain substances on the NBA’s prohibited list. The substances included two steroid hormones: dehydroepiandrosterone, commonly known as DHEA, and androstenedione, made famous by home run king Mark McGwire, who said he took the over-the-counter muscle enhancer before it was banned by Major League Baseball in 2004.

The Seahawks should look into Smoothie King sponsor after a number of players were accused of using performance-enhancing drugs.

Seahawks offenders includes, Bruce Irvin (four-game PED suspension), Richard Sherman (appealed four-game PED Suspension), Brandon Browner (four-game PED suspension, John Moffitt (four-game PED suspension), Allen Barbre (four-game PED suspension, Winston Guy (four-game PED suspension), Walter Thurmond (four-game PED suspension).

Seven players who were one-time on the Super Bowl Champions roster have been involved in some type of accusations.

Why hasn’t a bigger deal been made over this? Why hasn’t the NFL locked down the Seahawks organization and investigated?

It’s because no one cares. Sure, everyone cares in baseball, but this football. The stronger, more hyped up, the better.

The Seahawks aren’t just number one in the NFL, they are number one — in performance enhancing substance suspensions.



  • Legendary swimmer Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, will he compete in Rio?
    Recreational Sports
  • Check out the NHL Ice Girls that are heating up rinks all across the country
    20 Photos
  • St. Louis Rams offer $100k if you can guess their 2014 schedule correctly
    NFL News
  • Eagles running back LeSean McCoy slams Tim Tebow on Twitter
    NFL News
  • Never watched rugby before? Here's 20 reasons you should start
    20 Photos
  • UFC champ Jon Jones denies posting homophobic comments on Instagram
    Fight Sports

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!