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Stories tagged: football

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 6:38 p.m.

Seahawks finalize deal to acquire pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney from Texans

The Seattle Seahawks finalized their trade for standout pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney on Sunday, sending two players and a 2020 third-round pick to the Houston Texans.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 2, 2019, 11:49 a.m.

Spokane Shock expected to be back in the game with Indoor Football League

After a two-year absence, it appears arena football is returning to Spokane, along with the popular Shock name. Spokane is expected to return to the Indoor Football League for the …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 6:50 p.m.

AP sources: Seahawks close to landing pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney from Texans

The deal is still pending a physical and has not been completed. Seattle reportedly is sending a third-round pick and two players to Houston.

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 11:20 p.m.

Post Falls’ big plays, second-half defense fuel 49-28 win over Sandpoint

Post Falls and Sandpoint put on an offensive show in the first half. The Trojans’ defense stole the show in the second half as host Post Falls outlasted the Bulldogs …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 10:40 p.m.

Six teens shot at end of high school football game in Alabama

Authorities say at least six people were shot during a high school football game in Alabama. Mobile Police Chief Lawrence Battiste told news outlets that 10 people in all were …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 11:08 p.m.

Colbey Nosworthy scores twice, grabs late interception to lead Coeur d’Alene past Rigby 31-26

Colbey Nosworthy’s fingerprints were all over Coeur d’Alene’s hard-fought victory Friday night.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 10:40 p.m.

NFL preseason roundup: Buffalo Bills’ backups stage big rally late, beat Minnesota Vikings 27-23

Undrafted rookie Tyree Jackson hit David Sills for an 8-yard touchdown pass with 8 seconds left in rallying the Buffalo Bills to a 27-23 win over the Minnesota Vikings to …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 10:32 p.m.

Geno Smith tosses 2 TDs, Seahawks top Raiders 17-15

Geno Smith appeared to lock up the backup job in Seattle throwing a pair of first-half touchdown passes before limping off with a minor knee injury, and the Seahawks closed …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 6:21 a.m.

Ralph Walter: The best way to welcome the football season? Playing our football board game

Loosely based on Coach Mike Leach’s pass-first, shotgun spread offense that has transformed his Washington State Cougars into a perennial bowl team, our simple Air Raid game blends modern football …

Washington State Cougars season predictions: Could this be the year that WSU wins the Pac-12 North?

Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Cougars this year?

Eastern Washington Eagles season predictions: Third-ranked Eagles have eyes set on another trip to Frisco

Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Eagles this year?

Idaho Vandals season predictions: Vandals will find Big Sky success in their second year

Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Vandals this year?

Whitworth Pirates season predictions: Northwest Conference title will come down to Linfield game

Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Pirates this year?

Washington Huskies season predictions: Sky is the limit for Jacob Eason and the Huskies

Will it be a trip to a bowl game or an early offseason for the Huskies this year?

Whether they’re eating up opposing defenses on the field or rummaging through the pantry, prep offensive linemen are always ‘Hungry Hungry Hippos’

There’s no one personality type that fits for an offensive lineman. But all have developed a deep-rooted love for the game despite – or maybe because of – the relative …

The Seattle Seahawks rewarded their two signature stars, Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner, with big off-season contracts in hopes that their big ‘Pay Day’ will arrive in January

So, the good guys won. That is to say, Russell Wilson and Bobby Wagner won the hearts of management, and thus the locker room and now the lottery.

Seattle Seahawks season predictions: Russell Wilson will lead team back to the playoffs

Will it be a trip to the playoffs or an early offseason for the Seahawks this year?

Larry Stone: Seahawks QB today, tycoon tomorrow –Just call Russell Wilson ‘Mr. Unlimited’

Last year, Russell Wilson somewhat facetiously introduced his alter-ego, “Mr. Unlimited,” to counteract what he termed “the typical boring Russell, Robot Russell.”

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 7:33 p.m.

Branden Jackson, like lots of other Seahawks, gets one last chance to prove he belongs

Maybe defensive end Branden Jackson has already appeared to show a lot to the Seahawks this preseason.

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 7:59 p.m.

Matt Calkins: After tough decision to walk away, could we see Andrew Luck return to NFL one day?

Saturday night, America bore witness to the most shocking sports retirement since Michael Jordan’s first exit from the NBA. Coming off the best season of his career, Colts quarterback Andrew …

Seahawks’ Shaquem Griffin enjoys having focus on football

Nothing will ever be completely normal for Shaquem Griffin as a football player. He will always be known for being drafted and making the Seattle Seahawks roster despite not having …

2019 Belt Football Preview

Early look at the 2019 edition of the Belt Huskies football team.

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 11:20 p.m.

Russell Wilson leads 2 touchdown drives as Seahawks defeat Chargers 23-15

Russell Wilson directed a pair of first-half touchdown drives, and the Seattle Seahawks beat the Los Angeles Chargers 23-15 on Saturday night.

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 10:16 p.m.

NFL capsules: Jimmy Garoppolo shines in 49ers’ 27-17 win over Parick Mahomes, Chiefs

San Francisco quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was impressive in his return to Arrowhead Stadium, and Chiefs counterpart Patrick Mahomes may have been even better, as the 49ers beat Kansas City 27-17 …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 7:16 p.m.

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck retires from NFL at 29

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, who missed the 2017 season with a shoulder injury and was struggling with a lower-leg injury this summer, retired from the NFL Saturday, according to …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019, 9:39 p.m.

NFL preseason roundup: Bills top Lions as key players on both teams injured

Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford threw a go-ahead touchdown in his first preseason game, but the Buffalo Bills rallied to beat the Lions 24-20 in a preseason game that became significant …

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019, 8:58 p.m.

Analysis: Seven Seahawks with a lot on the line Saturday against the Chargers

All the work of the last eight months comes to a head over the next eight days.

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019, 4:24 p.m.

Seahawks receiving corps takes another hit as David Moore injures shoulder and will be ‘out a while’

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver David Moore will miss the start of the regular season after suffering a shoulder injury in practice.

Hellgate Seniors Look Forward to Final Ride

August 30th represents the start of high school football in Montana, but—more importantly—it represents opportunity for teams to start off the new year on the right foot. For the 2019 …

The XFL’s Seattle Dragons are born, with a fiery green and red logo to match

It might not have any players yet, but the Seattle XFL franchise has a name.