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Brendan Shanahan, a star left wing with the St. Louis Blues who broke his ankle during the playoffs, was traded to the Hartford Whalers for top young defenseman Chris Pronger. …


49ers Sign Stokes To Long-Term Deal

Raiders receiver Tim Brown likes what he hears from new coach Mike White. Photo by Associated Press


Cards Hope Krieg Kept Playoff Knack Qb Starts Out As A Starter In His 16th Season In Nfl

Dave Krieg plants his right foot, steps forward and releases the kind of pass you expect an NFL quarterback to throw - tight spiral, no flutter, no more arc than …


Mcnair Shows Promise Vs. Dallas

Rookie quarterback Steve McNair practices before Wednesday night’s scrimmage. Photo by Associated Press


Emtman To Ride Dolphins Signing Bonus Lures Ex-Husky As Seahawks, 49ers Come Up Short

Emtman


Cowboys Turning To Williams

If Kevin Williams were a little taller, no one would be wondering if he could replace departed free agent Alvin Harper at receiver in Dallas. At least that’s what coach …


Moon’s Reaction To Assault On Wife Called Inadequate

Media too easy on Moon following attack on Felicia. Photo by Associated Press


Tofflemire Lives Amid The Ghosts

Tofflemire


Floyd Ready To Shoulder Load For 49ers With Watters Gone

William FLoyd is a bit leaner and hungrier this season. Photo by Associated Press


Injured Knee Shelves Odomes For Season

Dennis Erickson entered the Seattle Seahawks media room late Monday with a soft drink in his hand and a sour look on his face. He had just received the report …


A Crash Course In Winning Erickson’s Revised Practice Format Designed To Give Players A Sense Of Urgency In Seattle

Erickson won’t sleep through practices. Photo by Associated Press


Ex-Coug Patterson Waits For A Chance

Down inside, every proud athlete believes he can make a team, earn a roster spot, land a position. It’s happened many times with the Seattle Seahawks. Linebacker Rufus Porter was …


Emtman Remains Eager To Play Free-Agent Star Ends Shopping Tour With Seattle

As he strolled through Seattle Seahawks headquarters looking for work Sunday, Steve Emtman didn’t have to carry around his resume. He did, however, have copies of his X-rays in hand.


Odomes Hurts His Right Knee

Nate Odomes, a two-time Pro Bowl cornerback who missed last season because of a knee injury, re-injured his right knee in a practice Sunday with the Seattle Seahawks. It was …


Steelers Sign Bruener For $3 Million

Versatile running back Dave Meggett wouldn’t mind carrying the load for the New England Patrios. File/Associated Press


Mcnair Signs Seven-Year, $28.4 Million Contract

Steve McNair flashes million-dollar smile. Photo by Associated Press


Hawks’ Behring Confirms L.A. Interest

Behring


Reports Cite Seattle Has Site In L.A. Seahawks Working With Hollywood Group In Effort To Move To El Segundo, Calif.

As the Raiders were officially receiving approval to leave Los Angeles for Oakland on Friday, another team was busy preparing to take their place. The Seattle Seahawks have been working …


Fields’ Day Worth $5 Million

San Diego running back Natrone Means threatens to hold out for a five-year contract worth $21 million. Photo by Associated Press


Bledsoe Signs Seven-Year Deal Worth $42 Million

Bledsoe


Galloway Signs Five-Year, $7.9 Million Contract

Joey Galloway, the top draft choice of the Seahawks, agreed Wednesday to a five-year contract for a reported $7.9 million. Shawn Trell, one of Galloway’s agents, said the former Ohio …


Blades Freed On Bond Leaves Florida For Seahawks Camp; More Evidence Implicates Receiver

Brian Blades, left, enters the Broward (Fla.) County Jail on Wednesday along with his agent, Drew Rosenhaus. Photo by Associated Press


Bush Appears Ready To Step Into Spotlight

Lewis Bush will take over the Chargers’ outside linebacker position left void because of the death of David Griggs. Photo by Associated Press


Moon Hurts Wife, She Says Vikings Qb Downplays Incident, But Da Could Pursue Charges

1. Felicia and Warren Moon in happier times - after he signed rich deal with Vikings last year. Photo by Associated Press 2. Carter


Sports People

Free agent Ray Ferraro, the New York Islanders’ leading scorer last season, joined the rival New York Rangers, signing a three-year, $4.8 million contract. … The Detroit Red Wings have …


Cowboys Courting Sanders

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has offered to let Deion Sanders play wide receiver as well as cornerback in his bid to sign the two-sport star. Jones said he has …


Ncaa Reduces Penalty

The NCAA reduced University of Maryland senior quarterback Scott Milanovich’s suspension for betting on college sports to four games from eight. The NCAA eligibility committee modified its decision after a …


Emtman Sweepstakes Begins

Dan Wilkinson practices technique at Cincinnati Bengals camp. Photo by Associated Press


Seahawks, 1st Pick Look To Close A Deal

First-round draft choice Joey Galloway tentatively agreed to a five-year, $7.91 million contract with the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday. Final details are being worked out between the Seahawks and Galloway’s …


No Secret Why Seahawks Fans Staying Away

I was troubled by something in the paper the other day and, no, it wasn’t the lack of color in the TV grid. It seems that season ticket sales for …