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Seahawks’ Bryant stuffs rushing offenses

RENTON, Wash. – By the time Seattle’s Red Bryant lost his cool against Cleveland, he’d already made an impression. That’s easy to do as a 6-foot-4, 330-pound run-stuffing defensive end. …


Jaguars’ Del Rio latest coach injured on sideline

The Jacksonville Jaguars are having some fun at coach Jack Del Rio’s expense. Del Rio injured his left leg Monday night against Baltimore, becoming the latest coach injured in a …


Seattle’s injury setbacks give Sherman chance to start

RENTON, Wash. – The surprise is how rookie Richard Sherman ended up as the Seattle Seahawks’ first-team cornerback this week, not necessarily that he will be the starter come Sunday …


Seahawks’ no-huddle offense faded quickly

RENTON, Wash. – The Seahawks lost their offensive rhythm just like they found it. In a hurry.


Broken leg sidelines Thurmond; Seahawks’ injury list mounts

RENTON, Wash. – The news on cornerback Walter Thurmond was as unfortunate for the young Seahawks cornerback as it was expected. As for the rest of a large contingent of …


Jaguars end five-game skid, beat Ravens

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – On one night, on one big stage, the Jacksonville Jaguars did everything better than the Baltimore Ravens. Maurice Jones-Drew ran for 105 yards against the NFL’s best …


Seattle goes without a touchdown in loss

CLEVELAND – Three minutes and 80 yards separated Charlie Whitehurst from fourth-quarter redemption. That’s where things stood when the Seahawks and their quarterback got the ball at their 20-yard line …


Officiating left Seahawks blue

CLEVELAND – Leon Washington didn’t have the chance to be elated. He saw the flag before he reached the end zone on his 81-yard punt return in the third quarter …


Sunday’s NFL summaries

For 10-24-2011


Broncos slip by Dolphins

MIAMI – Fans chanted Tim Tebow’s name in derision. They hooted as he missed open receivers, got buried under blitzes and kept falling short on third down. Then he led …


NFL: Sunday’s peak performers

For 10-24-2011


Seahawks zoned out

The Seahawks lost to the Cleveland Browns 6-3 on Sunday, failing to reach the end zone for the second time this season.


Seahawks, Browns both in search for elite QB

CLEVELAND – History provides the backdrop for this game, but it won’t decide the outcome nor the significance. Mike Holmgren was the most successful coach the Seahawks have had, and …


Rams rule out Bradford for Dallas game

The St. Louis Rams ruled out quarterback Sam Bradford for today’s game at Dallas. Bradford has a high left ankle sprain and did not practice all week. He had been …


Carroll expects Whitehurst to start Sunday

NFL: Charlie Whitehurst (pictured above) is expected to get the start at quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks in Cleveland on Sunday. Tarvaris Jackson is doubtful after suffering a high grade …


Jets’ Revis hangs up on radio host

Darrelle Revis shuts down wide receivers – and radio hosts. The New York Jets All-Pro cornerback abruptly hung up during a radio interview Friday, at the urging of Jared Winley, …


NFL source claims Harrison has brain tumor

PHILADELPHIA – Jerome Harrison thought a trade to the Eagles would bring a new career opportunity. The deal fell through, but it may have saved his life. Eagles doctors found …


Seahawks’ Whitehurst prepares as if he’ll start Sunday

RENTON, Wash. – The road the Seattle Seahawks are going down this week with quarterback Charlie Whitehurst is a familiar one. He went through it twice last season, when Whitehurst …


Report: Ex-Coug Harrison has brain tumor

Jerome Harrison thought a trade to the Eagles would bring a new career opportunity. The deal fell through, but it may have saved his life.


Trufant’s injury opens door for Seahawks’ Thurmond

RENTON, Wash. – When the Seattle Seahawks drafted Walter Thurmond in the fourth round last year, they thought they were getting a steal. Starting now, thanks to Marcus Trufant’s season-ending …


Others’ success keeps Ivory off active roster

Although the Saints’ leading rusher from last season is healthy again, there does not appear to be any room for him on New Orleans’ active roster right now. After lengthy …


Trufant will miss rest of season

RENTON, Wash. – The Seattle Seahawks did not play Sunday, but they still had a loss to deal with Monday. Cornerback Marcus Trufant will not play again this season after …


Jets squish fish

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Crisis averted. With their season on the brink of unraveling because of mounting losses and infighting, Rex Ryan and his feuding New York Jets got back …


Niners shake off Lions

DETROIT – Jim Harbaugh charged across the field, lifting his shirt to expose his belly to attempt a chest bump. He extended his right hand to Jim Schwartz for a …


Sunday’s NFL summaries

For 10-17-2011


Sunday’s NFL schedule

Week 6 Today’s games


Raiders’ Janikowski blossoms with age

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Sebastian Janikowski is finally living up to those lofty expectations placed on him when Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis made him the third kicker taken in the …


Curry wasn’t as good as advertised

In reality, Aaron Curry truly did possess unbelievable talent. He was too good to be true. He was hailed before the 2009 NFL draft as the ultimate sure thing, a …


Struggling Broncos turn to Tebow

Tim Tebow didn’t win the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback job as much as Kyle Orton lost it. Regardless, Tebow has ditched his cap and clipboard and is now the starring …


Whitehurst gets ready if needed at quarterback

RENTON, Wash. – With the Seattle Seahawks’ offense finally showing signs of life the last few weeks using a no-huddle offense engineered by quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, backup Charlie Whitehurst was …