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Percy Harvin to have no limitations after nearly landing on inj…

Percy Harvin to have no limitations after nearly landing on injured reserve

Percy Harvin’s season with the Seattle Seahawks nearly ended two weeks ago. Following Seattle’s 27-9 victory over the St. Louis Rams in the regular season finale, it was finally time for judgement day on Harvin’s injured hip. Head coach Pete Carroll met…
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  • Seattle Central Library to show Seahawks game on big screen

    Seattle Central Library to show Seahawks game on big screen

    The Seattle Central Library will screen Saturday’s Seahawks playoff game Saturday at Microsoft Auditorium. The broadcast is free to the public.
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  • Seahawks sacrifice to make most of their remarkable depth

    Seahawks sacrifice to make most of their remarkable depth

    The Seahawks are one of the NFL’s deepest teams, which keeps players fresh but means they have to sacrifice playing time and stats for the good of the team.
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  • Quiz: Test your Seattle vs. New Orleans knowledge

    Quiz: Test your Seattle vs. New Orleans knowledge

    With the Seahawks hosting the Saints on Saturday, seems like a good time to test your New Orleans (and a little Seattle) pop culture knowledge. No Googling allowed.
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  • Jones named as one of 15 finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fam…

    Jones named as one of 15 finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Former Seahawk Walter Jones was named tonight as one of 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Here's our story on Jones being named and what happens next. And here is the Hall of Fame website with more info.
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  • Marshawn Lynch: "I love them''

    Marshawn Lynch: "I love them''

    Here's what Marshawn Lynch had to say today when he spoke to reporters following practice: (On the offensive line…) “I love them.” (On Russell Wilson…) “I love him.” (On the wide receivers…) “I love them.” (On the fullbacks…) “I love them.” (On how many…
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  • Thursday injury report

    Thursday injury report

    Today's official injury reports for the Seahawks and Saints are out, and most of it is as expected other than that Seattle listed DT Jordan Hill as not participating with a groin injury. Hill, a rookie from Penn State, has been active for just four game…
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  • GM John Schneider’s natural innovation has lifted Seahawks

    GM John Schneider’s natural innovation has lifted Seahawks

    He didn’t even have a Wikipedia page when the Seahawks hired him four years ago, and his friends still like to remind him that he’s short. But general manager John Schneider is ... The Natural.
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  • Stop freakin’ ... start speakin’! Marshawn Lynch talks,  avoids…

    Stop freakin’ ... start speakin’! Marshawn Lynch talks, avoids fine

    Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch answered questions after practice Thursday, speaking to the media for the second time this season. Refusing to speak would cost Lynch $100,000 in NFL fines.
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  • Seismometers to monitor Seahawks-Saints game

    Seismometers to monitor Seahawks-Saints game

    Earthquake trackers are ready for the Seahawks' re-match with New Orleans on Saturday at CenturyLink Field -- one of the loudest stadiums in the NFL.
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  • Russell Wilson cool under playoff pressure

    Russell Wilson cool under playoff pressure

    RENTON, Wash. -- Just like Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, receiver Jermaine Kearse was one of seven Seattle rookies in the 2012 season who were experiencing life in the NFL playoffs for the first time. Kearse, however, said there was one big diffe…
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  • NFLN survey/feared player: Seahawks

    NFLN survey/feared player: Seahawks

    ESPN.com Jan 9
    RENTON, Wash. -- Believe it or not, the Seahawks didn’t cast a single vote for Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh as the most feared player in the NFL, but they thought a lot of his teammate Calvin Johnson. The Detroit receiver, known as Megatron, r…
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  • Pierre Thomas still not practicing with chest injury

    Pierre Thomas still not practicing with chest injury

    The New Orleans Saints rushed for 185 yards in their 26-24 victory over Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday night. The Saints accomplished the feat without Pierre Thomas in the lineup and may be without him again this week against the Seattle Seahawks. Thom…
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  • For N.F.L. Playoff Teams, Statistics Are Important, but So Is L…

    For N.F.L. Playoff Teams, Statistics Are Important, but So Is Luck

    nytimes.com Jan 9
    Most of the teams beat their regular-season expectations, but this showed that the season was too short for breaks to even out, not that an efficiency model was flawed.
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  • Power meals:   Seahawks chef plays key role in team’s success

    Power meals: Seahawks chef plays key role in team’s success

    Seahawks chef Mac McNabb makes massive meals that are healthful, tasty and filling, while working in what the Bellevue native says is his dream job.
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  • Video - NFL Cold Hard Facts 01:55

    NFL Cold Hard Facts

    Jan 9
    Mark Schlereth provides the keys to this weekend's playoff games.
  • Video - How loud is the 12th Man? 00:56

    How loud is the 12th Man?

    Jan 9
    They may just be loud fans, but their presence gives the Seattle Seahawks a major advantage for the opposition. Get an inside peek at how loud the 12th Man really is.
  • Video - Divisional Round Weekend weather report 01:58

    Divisional Round Weekend weather report

    Jan 9
    Jim Kosek from ABC 4 Salt Lake City predicts rain in Saturday's games and clear weather for Sunday's slate of games.
  • Video - Inside the Huddle with John Clayton 02:53

    Inside the Huddle with John Clayton

    Jan 9
    Inside the Huddle goes deep on four new NFL topics: the dangers of promoting coordinators to the head coach position, Crabtree making things click for Kaepernick, Percy Harvick helping spark the Seahawks, and the Bears' salary cap maneuvers.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: 49ers' unique quest; more storylines to watch in NFL divisional…

    Jan 9
    Last weekend's entertaining wild-card round games served to separate the contenders from the pretenders, and now we get the NFL's Elite 8 squaring off in what many annually consider the best two days of action on the league's schedule. Here are eight of…
  • Don Banks: NFL divisional round picks

    Jan 9
    The divisional round of the NFL playoffs is where big dreams go to die. From 2005-12, the top seeds in each conference went a stunning 7-9 in their playoff openers, with so many clubs squandering the home-field advantage and hard-earned benefit of the f…
  • 2013 NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Divisional round

    Jan 9
    No lead is safe with the QB field left in the playoffs and recent history sides with No. 6 seeds, John Clayton writes.