Published 4:54 pm, Monday, February 27, 2017
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, a longtime critic of President Donald Trump, took a play right out of the Trump administration’s playbook by denying he said something he was recorded saying.
In a recent interview with ESPN’s Cari Champion, Sherman was asked about a December exchange with 710 ESPN Seattle radio host (and seattlepi.com columnist) Jim Moore in which he threatened to have Moore’s credentials revoked after becoming irritated at Moore’s line of questioning.
The incident was caught on audio recordings by several different media outlets — including seattlepi.com — but in his interview with Champion, Sherman said the interaction was reported inaccurately.
“Nobody ever knew what I said,” Sherman told Champion. “Once again,…