Stories tagged: seahawks
Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Can the Cougars fight back from their recent losses, win two more games and head to another bowl?
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are warning signs for almost everything, you know. You just have to be able to read them. Then again, at times it’s also easy …
Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Clowney, Wilson help Seahawks answer any questions in overtime win over San Francisco
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh, yeah. Wondering if the Seahawks could hang with the undefeated 49ers in Santa Clara? Well, we know the answer to that, …
Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
A Grip on Sports: It’s OK to miss a lot following your local college football team, but it’s better when it wins
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As the sun sets on one college season, it’s rising on another. And that’s a little disconcerting – and tiring.
Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Sure, there are college basketball games today, but football isn’t ready to yield the spotlight for a while
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Everyone ready for Saturday’s huge college football games? And for Alabama vs. LSU? Or Minnesota facing Penn State? It’s that type of day, what with …
Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
A Grip on Sports: For one night anyway, the Cougars show Kyle Smith isn’t afraid to dig deep to earn a win
A GRIP ON SPORTS • You might have heard some creaking late last night. Some shuffling of boxes. Maybe a “where is that darn thing” or two. If you were …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
A Grip on Sports: As Washington State begins its basketball season, don’t ever forget it can take a while to change a program
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Let’s see. It’s Thursday, right? Is “Cheers” still on? Of course not. Even if it were, it would probably be on Netflix or Hulu and …
Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • No subject pops out this morning as being one of those crucial, must-cover themes of the day. Unless, maybe, it’s the possible angst among local …
Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We have a few thoughts on this election day that have nothing whatsoever to do with any candidates or issues. However, if you didn’t get …
Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Russell Wilson is the difference between winning and, well, anything else, for the Seahawks
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are a whole bunch of reasons why it’s easy to dismiss the Seahawks as pretenders for the NFL title this season. And only one …
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There were three college football games in the area Saturday. And the three local teams all won fairly easily. Today, the regional professional football team …
Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
A Grip on Sports: You could spend your Saturday flying around the Inland Northwest watching college football, but you would probably have to actually fly
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Want to watch all the area’s college football teams today? Even with the Cougars taking the weekend off, you would need a really tricked up …
Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Friday. You know what starts up this weekend? Yep, college basketball gets a move on as we turn our clocks back an hour.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
A Grip on Sports: There’s nothing scary about college basketball season except, maybe, there is too much in the way of sweet stories
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We know how today will end, with hands full of candy bars as Spider-men and Wonder Women skip through the neighborhood, almost indecipherable under layers …
Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
A Grip on Sports: There will be a Game Seven in the World Series tonight and the Sounders will play for an MLS trophy down the road
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As we crest the hill, headed for the weekend, let’s take some time out to cover a whole bunch of bumps in the road, shall …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Is football all that important to a college campus? Is it so important that a person who is the highest-paid employee in a state is …
Mon., Oct. 28, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Up-and-down Seahawks display both traits in one game, which has everyone wondering which one is the real deal
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So here we are. Halfway through the NFL season, Seahawks’ version, and what do we know about them? Not all that much. Is it the …
Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
A Grip on Sports: It was a lost Saturday for the Inland Northwest’s college football teams, which doesn’t happen often
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was a pretty fun day of college football yesterday for those football fans in the Inland Northwest. Well, up until the second half in …
Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The last Saturday in October beckons. That means college football. Let’s get right to it.
Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
A Grip on Sports: No matter where your sports-watching tastes run, they have a chance to be satisfied this weekend
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s Friday. What’s next? The weekend, of course. With football, baseball, basketball. The Big Three. All in one place. Your living room.
Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is a question going around the Interweb right now. It is, like many online questions, actually a joke. “What are the only two major …
Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Nationals’ win shows the world how good baseball can be still – and how it can get even better
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is something about the World Series that brings the little boy and/or girl in all of us, isn’t there? At least it happened again …
Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Though the World Series starts tonight in Houston, our attention remains divided this time of year
A GRIP ON SPORTS • For some reason this morning we have questions. Questions about the World Series, which starts tonight. And college football, which is halfway through its season. …
Mon., Oct. 21, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Think maybe the sky folk were upset with the Seahawks’ game yesterday? Maybe those who live around these parts. After all, they started crying during …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Got any plans this afternoon? What’s that? The same thing you did yesterday all day? Watching football? Good, good. See you there.
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What is it the good book says? Something about it rains on the just and the unjust alike. I’ve always interpreted that to mean, in …
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
A Grip on Sports: Is there any way to get Fridays off this time of year? After all, the sports weekend has started already
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So much to do. Flu shot, rake leaves, check when daylight savings ends, buy candy, plan the weekend. Fall Fridays. Love them.
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s another crowded Thursday, so let’s get right to it. From Zags to Cougars to Eagles to preps, there is a lot to cover.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
A Grip on Sports: With the Nationals headed to the World Series, the Mariners are the only franchise still outside looking in
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Yes, it’s October. Late October in fact. And we are going to discus Mariners’ baseball. It’s important.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
It’s the 5-1 Seahawks and the 4-2 Baltimore Ravens.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
A Grip on Sports: As LeBron discovered, no one in the NBA wants to touch on China these days lest they get burned
A GRIP ON SPORTS • In the spirit of the day, we want to clarify all of our comments of the past month or so. Like LeBron James, we didn’t …