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John Wall gave his teammates a lift with 14 points and four assists in his first game of the season, and the worst-in-NBA Washington Wizards have their first winning streak after a 93-83 victory Saturday night over the Atlanta Hawks.
Pure Genius: Jim Harbaugh is looking smarter by the game, says…Updated Jan 12 Share TweetJim Harbaugh is looking smarter by the game, says Jim Trotter. His move of Colin Kaepernick to quarterback at midseason paid off well in the Niners' 45-31 rout of the Packers.Share TweetSAN FRANCISCO -- Perhaps 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is a football savant, because his decision to change starting quarterbacks midway through the season is, for the time being, proving to be as cunning as it was calculated.
Hawks' fan's half-court shot rests perfectly on rimUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetHawks' fan's half-court shot rests perfectly on rimShare TweetBy Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Saturday, January 12, 2013 NFC: Seahawks (12-5) at Falcons (13-3)The Falcons hope to erase memories of three one-and-done playoff appearances over the past five seasons, this time against a Seahawks team that has…Source: tampabay.com
Falcons may have a hard time getting a publicly-funded stadiumUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetThe Falcons had been making progress toward striking a deal for a venue that would replace the 20-year-old Georgia Dome with a building that would be partially funded by public money. That could be changing. Greg Bluestein and Leon Stafford of the Atlan…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles are interviewing Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley in Atlanta, two people familiar with the meeting told The Associated Press on Saturday.
On the road to AtlantaUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetTAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT -- I’m about to board a plane to Atlanta, where I’ll be covering Sunday’s game between the Falcons and Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome. Colleagues John Clayton, Ashley Fox and I will bring you all the news, notes andShare TweetSeattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has a sprained foot but is probable and expected to play Sunday against Atlanta.
Seahawks coordinators have a minor Saturday distractionUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetThe Seahawks have arrived in Atlanta for Sunday’s divisional-round showdown against the Falcons. And with one day to go to finalize preparations for the game, Pete Carroll’s primary two coordinators have other plans. Today’s the day on which offenSource: profootballtalk.com
Wall Leads Wizards Past Hawks In Season DebutJan 12John Wall scores 14 points off the bench, guiding Wizards to 93-83 win over Hawks.
Seahawks' Coordinators Interviewing For JobsJan 12Adam Schefter discusses the latest on Seahawks' offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and defensive coordinator Gus Bradley interviewing for head-coaching jobs.