Seahawks expected to release Sidney Rice

At some point in the near future, the Seattle Seahawks will release wide receiver Sidney Rice, according to a report from ESPN.

Rice tore his ACL in October and missed the majority of the 2013 NFL season. Though he'd been productive in the past, he was trending downward before the injury.

By releasing Rice, the Seahawks will save $7 million in cap space for the 2014 season.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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