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Kam Chancellor doesn’t practice Wednesday for Seahawks

Kam Chancellor doesn’t practice Wednesday for Seahawks

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 8, 2014
The member of “The Legion of Boom” most well-known for bringing the boom on the football field was absent from practice for the Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday. Safety Kam Chancellor was one of just two players held out of practice for the Seahawks on Wed…
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  • Russell Wilson: "Our preparation is the exact same"

    Russell Wilson: "Our preparation is the exact same"

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    Seattle QB Russell Wilson met the media today in advance of the playoff game Saturday against the Saints. Here are some excerpts of what he had to say: (On how the Seahawks stay focused without letting the importance of the game being a distraction...) …
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  • Is this the best team in Seahawks history? Well, it’s on its wa…

    Is this the best team in Seahawks history? Well, it’s on its way

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    2013 version of Seahawks has a slight statistical advantage over 2005 team at this point
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  • Russell Wilson has proved himself to Seahawks teammates

    Russell Wilson has proved himself to Seahawks teammates

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    Quarterback Russell Wilson has earned respect of teammates and coaches with his coolness and performance under pressure. He’ll try again to lead the Seahawks to the Super Bowl.
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  • Once Bobby Wagner got healthy, Seahawks began to shut down the …

    Once Bobby Wagner got healthy, Seahawks began to shut down the run

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    Seattle’s middle linebacker Bobb Wagner a key factor in Seahawks’ improving run defense
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  • Saints CB Lewis practices fully, expects to play

    Saints CB Lewis practices fully, expects to play

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2014
    New Orleans Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis practiced fully on Wednesday, confirming that he will almost certainly play Saturday against the Seattle Seahawks.
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  • Say what? Lynch may dodge silence fine pay

    Say what? Lynch may dodge silence fine pay

    Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch said Wednesday on his Facebook page that he won an appeal with the NFL over his $50,000 fine for not speaking to the media this season.
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  • Harvin moves closer to playing

    Harvin moves closer to playing

    The Seahawks received minimal return on their investment in Percy Harvin during the regular season. With the playoffs here, they could be getting plenty of bang for their millions of bucks. Officially, Harvin fully participated in practice on Wednesday.…
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  • Seahawks flag raised outside Wash. Capitol

    Seahawks flag raised outside Wash. Capitol

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    Gov. Jay Inslee was joined by former Seahawks offensive tackle Walter Jones in raising a 12th Man flag outside the Capitol.
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  • NFL Playoff Preview: Seattle Seahawks’ Darrell Bevell, New Orle…

    NFL Playoff Preview: Seattle Seahawks’ Darrell Bevell, New Orleans Saints’ Rex Ryan square off

    There are some great storylines for Saturday's New Orleans Saints-Seattle Seahawks game. The league's two shortest quarterbacks, Drew Brees and Russell Wilson, facing off. Two unorthodox, excitable coaches in Sean Payton and Pete Carroll. The underdog s…
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  • Looking back at the 'Beast Quake' run on its three-year anniver…

    Looking back at the 'Beast Quake' run on its three-year anniversary

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    The date: Jan. 8, 2011. The Seattle Seahawks upset the defending Super Bowl-champion New Orleans Saints, 41-36, in the wild-card round of the NFL playoffs. Of course the play that goes hand in hand with that game is Marshawn Lynch's unforgettable 67-yar…
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  • Saints seek unlikely redemption in playoff rematch with Seahawk…

    Saints seek unlikely redemption in playoff rematch with Seahawks

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2014
    For the Saints to advance, they must find a way to buck their recent history and win in Seattle.
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  • Elsewhere on site: How to make a 'Hawktail'; rain likely on gam…

    Elsewhere on site: How to make a 'Hawktail'; rain likely on game day

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    We had local bartenders mix us up some Hawktails, inspired by players like Marshawn Lynch, Golden Tate and, of course, Russell Wilson. But we want to know What Would Pete Carroll Drink? What’s your idea for concocting coach’s cocktail? Head over here an…
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  • Did Seahawks try to run it up on the Saints?

    Did Seahawks try to run it up on the Saints?

    seattletimes.com Jan 8, 2014
    This is the time of year when coaches will try anything to make sure their team is properly motivated. So who knows? Maybe that's what is at the root of a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter this week that the Saints feel as if the Seahawks ran up the scor…
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  • Video - 2013: Best of Russell Wilson 02:11

    2013: Best of Russell Wilson

    Jan 8
    Watch the best plays of the season from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, narrated by the signal caller himself.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: NO-SEA 00:57

    NFL Live Prediction: NO-SEA

    Jan 8
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for New Orleans at Seattle.
  • Video - Lynch May Avoid Paying Fine 04:03

    Lynch May Avoid Paying Fine

    Jan 8
    ESPN.com Seahawks' reporter Terry Blount provides the latest on Marshawn Lynch's fine for not speaking to the media.

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    Jan 8
    Who's Got the Best Chance of a Road Upset?
  • Much to the dismay of his skeptics, Johnny Manziel will be a star in the N…

    Jan 8
    Folks who doubt Johnny Manziel better get ready for a rough ride because the former Heisman winner has the skills and drive to be the NFL's next young QB star, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • Clayton's mailbag -- The reality regarding coaching hires

    Jan 8
    Clayton's mailbag: The failure rate is high for coordinators who land head-coaching jobs.