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Colts win in the clutch

INDIANAPOLIS – A stunning gamble by Bill Belichick set up a stunning win for Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts. After the New England Patriots were stopped short on fourth …


Cardinals storm back to beat Hawks 14-0

GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Seahawks played a lot better in their second go-around with defending NFC champs, but it still wasn’t enough. A week after overcoming an early double-digit deficit …


Hasselbeck’s health ‘best it’s been’

RENTON, Wash. – His ribs aren’t fully healed. He couldn’t throw deep passes last week, and he often threw almost sidearm because his shoulder ached. Yet Matt Hasselbeck says his …


Niners pick off rare win

SAN FRANCISCO – Mike Singletary didn’t exactly hand it to his old team. That didn’t matter – Jay Cutler handed the desperate San Francisco 49ers a much-needed win. Frank Gore …


Seahawks coordinator Knapp would rather run

RENTON, Wash. – Greg Knapp was having a San Francisco flashback. The former assistant to Steve Mariucci and George Seifert thought he was coaching another one of Steve Young’s aerial …


Hawks won’t pass on run

RENTON – With a sore shoulder and still-healing ribs, quarterback Matt Hasselbeck had the game in his hands Sunday, and the decision to lean heavily on the passing game paid …


Ex-WV star, three other ‘88 grads from area played in NFL

The timing was perfect last Thursday to catch up on the whereabouts of Tim Hanshaw and chat. “I have all the time in the world,” the ex-West Valley, BYU and …


Defense keys Steelers’ win

DENVER – Rarely has playing it safe paid off so well for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Tyrone Carter started in place of safety Ryan Clark as a precaution Monday night and …


Hawks roar back, beat Detroit 32-20

SEATTLE – Having dug themselves into a huge hole early, the Seahawks still had one thing going for them Sunday afternoon. They were playing the Lions.


Colts edge Texans, now 8-0

INDIANAPOLIS – The Colts have no problems with close games – as long as they keep winning them. Peyton Manning delivered a milestone performance, Joseph Addai produced a second straight …


Hall cries foul

Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall says he will file a complaint with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell about what Hall says were cheap shots delivered by coaches on his former team during …


Detroit gives Seattle chance to regroup

The statement Seahawks coach Jim Mora made after last week’s loss in Dallas echoed around his team this week.


Rankin rates high with James gone

RENTON, Wash. – Louis Rankin may not have impressed scouts enough to hear his name called in the 2008 draft, but he has shown Seahawks coaches enough for Seattle to …


Seahawks part ways with James

RENTON, Wash. – Edgerrin James reached a major milestone Sunday. Two days later the veteran running back was out of work. James, who two days earlier became the 10th-leading rusher …


Seahawks doomed in Dallas

ARLINGTON, Texas – New venue, same old story for the Seahawks. Perhaps the same could be said for Seattle’s 2009 season.


Favre, Vikings top Pack

Brett Favre jogged out of the tunnel in a purple helmet. He might as well have been wearing a black hat.


Bears pay homage to Walter Payton

Ten years to the day he died, Walter Payton was honored by the Chicago Bears with a ceremony at halftime of Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns. The crowd roared …


Packing to play Pack

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Before Brett Favre’s first preseason game with Minnesota, a meaningless performance featuring all of six snaps, he was nervous and nauseous. In the last hours before …


Jones won’t play this year

RENTON, Wash. – Never one to bask in attention, Walter Jones sat down in front of prying eyes and ears. And he sighed. “Oh, man,” the Seahawks’ six-time All-Pro left …


There’s nowhere to run for Hawks

In their last game, despite a horrible first half, the Seattle Seahawks were down only 14 points when they started the second half with the ball. The Seahawks opened the …


Jones’ return still up in air

RENTON – Walter Jones has not played since Seattle’s Thanksgiving loss in Dallas last November. There has been no indication his next game will be in Dallas this November when …


Eagles blow past Redskins

LANDOVER, Md. – DeSean Jackson scored on a 67-yard run and a 57-yard reception, both in the first half. His night might have been perfect if his tender right ankle …


Trial for accused Collier shooter

An ex-convict accused of shooting and paralyzing Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Richard Collier is going on trial. Jury selection began Monday in Jacksonville, Fla., in the trial on attempted murder …


Norman Chad: NFL a love-hate relationship

Every Sunday, I sit in a bar, look up at multiple TV screens and wonder, “What am I doing with myself?” People, what are we doing with ourselves?


Saints come roaring back

MIAMI – Drew Brees emerged from the locker room with a fresh cut under his chin and another between his eyebrows. He made the Miami Dolphins look worse.


Steelers thwart Vikings

Brett Favre, Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings were anything but perfect.


Whose line is it anyway?

RENTON, Wash. – The improv act along Seattle’s offensive line is in its second season. The Seahawks signed guard Mike Gibson on Wednesday, adding him from Philadelphia’s practice squad to …


Special teams lead Broncos past Bolts

SAN DIEGO — Eddie Royal became the first player in Broncos history to return a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns in the same game, leading undefeated Denver to a …


Sports in brief: Tatupu’s season not finished yet

Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Lofa Tatupu’s season might not be over after all. Coach Jim Mora said Monday that further tests showed the muscle and tendons of Tatupu’s injured pectoral …


Seahawks blown out before bye

SEATTLE – Following a one-sided loss on the road two weeks ago, Seahawks players, as well as their head coach, talked about the critical nature of the team’s next two …