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Seahawks’ Lynch feeling at ease

Marshawn Lynch is enjoying is first training camp with the Seahawks, having joined the team four games into the 2010 season.


Seahawks’ Curry ready to meet expectations

RENTON, Wash. – High expectations come with high draft picks, especially when you’re the highest-picked player at your position in nearly a decade. That’s what happened to Wake Forest outside …


Seahawks’ Curry ready to meet expectations

RENTON, Wash. – High expectations come with high draft picks, especially when you’re the highest-picked player at your position in nearly a decade. That’s what happened to Wake Forest outside …


Seahawks’ Unger a linchpin in the trenches

RENTON, Wash. – Max Unger, grizzled vet? Well, not quite. But on a Seahawks’ offensive line made up mostly of talented but inexperienced players, Unger, who by all normal measures …


Stafford throws for two TDs in preseason win

Matthew Stafford threw touchdown passes on his two drives and the Lions went on to beat the Cincinnati Bengals 34-3 Friday night in Detroit. Lions backup quarterback Shaun Hill ran …


Bills trade WR Evans to Ravens

The Bills traded veteran receiver Lee Evans to the Baltimore Ravens on Friday in a move that frees up salary and allows Buffalo to concentrate on developing its young group …


Seahawks dispatch Chargers with second-half comeback

SAN DIEGO – Tarvaris Jackson realizes he’ll need a whole lot more practice and study before he can run the Seattle Seahawks’ offense with even a fraction of the poise …


Special start

Just one meaningless game in, Michael Vick already senses something special building in Philadelphia. Vick threw for 74 yards and a touchdown pass in his only series and the new-look …


Seahawks win preseason opener

The Seattle Seahawks can only hope Tarvaris Jackson someday runs their offense as smoothly as Philip Rivers controls the San Diego Chargers.


Not-ready-for-prime-time Seahawks open preseason

Although Pete Carroll is an unabashed optimist who has attacked the Seahawks’ post-lockout challenges with his usual can-do attitude, even Seattle’s perpetually sunny coach realizes Tarvaris Jackson can’t possibly be …


Seahawks open preseason at San Diego

Although Pete Carroll is an unabashed optimist who has attacked the Seahawks’ post-lockout challenges with his usual can-do attitude, even Seattle’s perpetually sunny coach realizes Tarvaris Jackson can’t possibly be …


Former UW QB Stanback hopes to stick with Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. – When Isaiah Stanback ruptured his Achilles tendon in training camp last year, he had only one question for team doctors. Back when he was a quarterback at …


Ex-Cougars RB Jerome Harrison thrilled by chance with Detroit Lions

Mike Bell and Jerome Harrison enjoyed seeing each other Tuesday – their first day with the Detroit Lions. It was a much happier occasion than the last time they had …


NFL Notes: Chicago Bears players lobby for FieldTurf

Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher and his teammates made it clear Saturday how they felt about poor grass conditions at Soldier Field that forced the cancellation of the previous night’s …


Seahawks’ Chancellor steps into big shoes

RENTON – A year ago, Kam Chancellor learned from a legend. Now the second-year safety has the responsibility of replacing him.


Sanders, Sharpe, Faulk lead latest class in Pro Hall of Fame

CANTON, Ohio – Prime Time has come to Canton – with an extra touch of gold and a black do-rag. Deion Sanders strutted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame …


Seahawks’ Chancellor moves to take charge

A year ago, Kam Chancellor learned from a legend. Now the second-year safety has the responsibility of replacing him. Chancellor, a fifth-round pick in 2010, played sparingly as the understudy …


NFL notes: Steelers sign linebacker LaMarr Woodley

LaMarr Woodley didn’t groan when the Pittsburgh Steelers slapped him with a franchise tag. He didn’t panic, either. His goal was always to remain with the defending AFC champions, and …


Seahawks RB Washington enjoys first full healthy offseason since serious knee injury

RENTON, Wash. – It was a simple thing, really. Leon Washington lined up in the backfield with the first-team offense, caught a short pass from Tarvaris Jackson and sprinted down …


Sanders, Faulk, Sharpe enter Hall of Fame on Saturday

CANTON, Ohio – Deion, Marshall and Shannon. Three players who could get by with only their first names, and soon to be known as Hall of Famers. Deion Sanders, Marshall …


Seahawks’ Washington grateful for second chance

It was a simple thing, really. Leon Washington, late in Friday’s practice, lined up in the backfield with the first-team offense, caught a short pass from Tarvaris Jackson and sprinted …


New Seahawks get on field after another delay

RENTON, Wash. – Free agents had to wait out a nearly five-month lockout before they could find their new homes. Then after negotiating and signing contracts last week, those free …


San Francisco improves receiving corps with Edwards

Braylon Edwards took the field a little late on his first day. No biggie to the San Francisco 49ers. They have a proven new playmaker among the receivers after signing …


New Seahawks reach field after another delay

Free agents had to wait out a nearly five-month lockout before they could find their new homes. Then after negotiating and signing contracts last week, those free agents had to …


Ex-Seahawk Hasselbeck, ex-Husky Locker join

There will come a time when circumstance tries to pit Matt Hasselbeck and Jake Locker against each.


Seahawks reach deal with Pro Bowl TE Miller

RENTON, Wash. – When Tom Cable was the head coach in Oakland, a lot of his team’s offense ran through tight end Zach Miller. Cable, now the Seahawks’ offensive line …


San Francisco welcomes back top RB Gore

Frank Gore practiced Tuesday with the San Francisco 49ers for the first time this offseason, breathing life into an offense that has been working this summer without several of its …


Ryan reveals new ink

Rex Ryan has a big, new tattoo. And, no, it doesn’t appear to be a Super Bowl guarantee in permanent ink. The New York Jets coach showed up for the …


Seahawks have their anchor in Gallery

RENTON, Wash. – Prohibited from practicing by NFL rules until Thursday, new Seahawks left guard Robert Gallery has been advising his young teammates on the field and looking very much …


Dolphins welcome back Taylor for third stint

At the start of a news conference hailing Jason Taylor’s return to the Miami Dolphins, he introduced himself as a third-round draft pick from Akron – which he was in …