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Holmgren caught sneaking into Browns practice

Holmgren caught sneaking into Browns practice

CNNSI.com Updated Aug 2, 2013
BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Old habits apparently die hard for Mike Holmgren.
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  • Friday practice notes and quotes

    Friday practice notes and quotes

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    Sorry for the late posting, but deadlines for other stories for the print edition took some precedence today. The practice today included what was about two full quarters of scrimmaging, though it was not completely live since players were often whistle…
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  • Seahawks’ defense shines in training-camp scrimmage

    Seahawks’ defense shines in training-camp scrimmage

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    There wasn’t a lot of scoring in what amounted to two full quarters of football as the No. 1 offense went three-and-out against the No. 1 defense.
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  • Videos --- Carroll, Wilson, Bradford

    Videos --- Carroll, Wilson, Bradford

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    Here are a few videos of interviews following the Seahawks practice and scrimmage today. First, coach Pete Carroll: Next, quarterback Russell Wilson: Finally, middle linebacker Allen Bradford:
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  • Rice returns to Seahawks after procedure

    Rice returns to Seahawks after procedure

    ESPN.com Aug 2, 2013
    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice, who received a non-surgical procedure for knee pain in Switzerland earlier this week, returned to the team on Thursday.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Bills Star Leaves Field After Injuring Hamstrin…

    N.F.L. Roundup: Bills Star Leaves Field After Injuring Hamstring

    nytimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    Stevie Johnson, Buffalo’s only established receiver, pulled up on a route at practice, and Bills Coach Doug Marrone said he did not know the severity of the injury.
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  • Head-to-head look at newest West WRs

    Head-to-head look at newest West WRs

    The perceived NFC West offseason arms race between the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks should not include the receiver moves each team made Friday. Austin Collie and Early Doucet are not going to decide the NFC West race. They might not even ea…
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  • Former Seahawk Hill won't face charges in domestic violence cas…

    Former Seahawk Hill won't face charges in domestic violence case

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    Pro Football Talk has the details today that former Seahawk linebacker Leroy Hill will not face charges resulting from a domestic violence case earlier this year. It had earlier been determined that Hill would not be charged with a felony in the case. H…
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  • Schofield, Seahawks see mutual blessing in their connection

    Schofield, Seahawks see mutual blessing in their connection

    profootballtalk.com Aug 2, 2013
    Linebacker O’Brien Schofield wasn’t happy to be cut by the Cardinals. But he was happy to be claimed by the Seahawks. And the Seahawks were happy to get him. “Honestly, I didn’t like the way that I got let go, but at the same time I really appreciate th…
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  • Friday links: Seahawks will start with the run

    Friday links: Seahawks will start with the run

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    While much has been made this week of the loss of Percy Harvin for 2-4 months or so, the Seahawks have insisted it won’t change the core of their offense — which is based on the running game. Jayson Jenks wrote about that for today’s paper, noting that:…
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  • So who returns kickoffs now?

    So who returns kickoffs now?

    seattletimes.com Aug 2, 2013
    A maybe underrated side effect of the Percy Harvin injury is the impact it could have on Seattle’s kickoff return units. The Seahawks planned on Harvin handling those duties, deciding to let go of Leon Washington — who returned kickoffs for the team the…
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  • Video - NFC West Preview 04:49

    NFC West Preview

    Aug 2
    Merril Hoge and Herm Edwards preview the upcoming season in the NFC West.
  • Video - Rice Returns To Seahawks 01:23

    Rice Returns To Seahawks

    Aug 2
    Ed Werder has the latest on Sidney Rice, who received treatment in Switzerland for his knee pain, and discusses when Percy Harvin may return to Seattle's offense after successful hip surgery.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Ravens defense emerges from offseason younger, faster, stronger

    Aug 2
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The premise could be taken as sacrilege, maybe even borderline blasphemy by some. But my theory regarding the state of the Ravens' rebuilt defense was met mostly with a series of Cheshire-cat smiles at Baltimore's training camp.
  • 2013 NFL training camp -- In Trestman they trust?

    Aug 2
    Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the Chicago Bears' training camp.
  • Jim Trotter: Now in San Diego, Dwight Freeney motivated by skeptics

    Aug 2
    SAN DIEGO -- If there were fines for coaches being late to staff meetings, Joe Barry would lead the group. It's not that he means or wants to be late. It's that each time the Chargers' linebackers coach ends his position meetings, veteran newcomer Dwigh…
  • NFL - Bill Parcells enters Hall of Fame as one of league's greatest motiva…

    Aug 2
    Jeffri Chadiha: Bill Parcells knew exactly which buttons to push on his players, a talent that led him to the Hall of Fame.