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  • Jean Francois lands in D.C.

    Jean Francois lands in D.C.

    profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 26 (yesterday)
    The Ricky Jean Francois free-agency tour has ended. Jean Francois, per a source with knowledge of the situation, has signed a three-year deal in Washington. Cut by the Colts earlier this month, Jean Francois attracted interest from several teams (Washin…
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  • Seahawks' Carroll to get honorary USC degree

    Seahawks' Carroll to get honorary USC degree

    ESPN.com Feb 25 (2 days ago)
    Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is going back to Southern California to pick up an honorary degree.
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  • The Seahawks blog has moved

    The Seahawks blog has moved

    seattletimes.com Feb 25 (2 days ago)
    With the launch of our website design, our blogs have moved. We’ll still be posting Seahawks news and analysis, but now you'll find it all in the Seahawks channel. Same content as always, just a different home for it. You can leave feedback about the si…
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  • “No doubt” Earl Thomas will be ready for Week One

    “No doubt” Earl Thomas will be ready for Week One

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    Despite the reported range of six-to-eight months that Seahawks safety Earl Thomas will need to recover from shoulder surgery that occurred today, a source with knowledge of the situation makes it clear that Thomas will be ready closer to the front end …
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  • Cano arrives to camp focused on reaching postseason

    Cano arrives to camp focused on reaching postseason

    MLB.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    As Mariners position players reported for camp on Tuesday, Robinson Cano arrived with a breath of fresh air and a healthy dose of optimism. But the six-time All-Star second baseman also knows that all the raised expectations and excitement can disappear…
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  • First 2016 Best Picture nominee: 'Family First,' the Marshawn L…

    First 2016 Best Picture nominee: 'Family First,' the Marshawn Lynch story

    yahoo.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has become a somewhat mysterious figure, mostly because he doesn't say much to the media. Well, a new movie is going to tell the story of his life. That an extended preview of it dropped on YouTube the week a…
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  • Felix: Main motivation is Mariners have talent to win

    Felix: Main motivation is Mariners have talent to win

    MLB.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    It's definitely good to be the King. Felix Hernandez traveled the world this winter with his wife and two kids, then returned home to a beautiful new house in the Seattle area where he has a fleet of sports cars and a beautiful view befitting a man with…
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  • Jets, Harvin will be talking soon

    Jets, Harvin will be talking soon

    profootballtalk.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    If the Jets keep receiver Percy Harvin on the roster through March 19, the sixth-round pick they owe the Seahawks will escalate to a fourth-round pick. Which means that the Jets need to decide, before March 19, whether to keep Harvin around. Keeping Har…
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  • Marshawn Lynch seeks trademark on his new catch phrase

    Marshawn Lynch seeks trademark on his new catch phrase

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 24 (3 days ago)
    As catch phrases go, it’s a little clunkier than “that’s what she said” or “what you talkin’ ’bout?” or “did I do that?” or “hoochiemama.” But Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has a new catch phrase, and now he wants to legally own it. Via the Seatt…
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  • Seahawks adding 1,000 seats to CenturyLink Field

    Seahawks adding 1,000 seats to CenturyLink Field

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 23 (4 days ago)
    The Seahawks set a record for attendance at the NFC Championship Game when 68,538 souls packed themselves into CenturyLink Field to see the Seahawks advance to the Super Bowl by beating the Packers. That record should be broken at the team’s first home …
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  • Three things to know about the Seahawks after the combine

    Three things to know about the Seahawks after the combine

    ESPN.com Feb 23 (4 days ago)
    Three important things we learned about the Seattle Seahawks during the NFL scouting combine at Indianapolis, which ended Monday: 1. Lynch will be back -- It's not official yet, but it's almost a certainty that Marshawn Lynch will return next season as …
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  • National Football League Roundup

    National Football League Roundup

    The Seattle Seahawks might be moving closer to a resolution with running back Marshawn Lynch.
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  • Wilhelmsen has no regrets about going to arbitration hearing

    Wilhelmsen has no regrets about going to arbitration hearing

    MLB.com Feb 22 (5 days ago)
    Despite coming out on the losing end of his arbitration hearing, Mariners reliever Tom Wilhelmsen said he was grateful for the opportunity to stand up for what he believed.
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  • Roundup: Seattle Mariners Win in Arbitration as Teams Come Out …

    Roundup: Seattle Mariners Win in Arbitration as Teams Come Out on Top

    nytimes.com MLB.com ESPN.com Feb 21 (6 days ago)
    In the final case of a busy year, Seattle bested pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen, and major league teams went 8-6 over all.
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  • Pete Carroll says the Seahawks are moving forward, not looking …

    Pete Carroll says the Seahawks are moving forward, not looking back

    ESPN.com seattletimes.com Feb 21 (6 days ago)
    Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll gave a long explanation about the Super Bowl hangover and how they are moving past the disappointment. "We’re forging on," Carroll said Friday while speaking to reporters at the NFL scouting combine at India…
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  • Mike McCarthy: I thought the Packers were the best team in foot…

    Mike McCarthy: I thought the Packers were the best team in football

    profootballtalk.com Feb 21 (7 days ago)
    Aaron Rodgers said after the Packers’ playoff loss to the Seahawks that Green Bay was the better team. Mike McCarthy agrees. McCarthy said at the Scouting Combine that he thought the Packers were better than the Seahawks, better than the Patriots and be…
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  • Video - King Felix Ready To Lead Mariners To Postseason 02:56

    King Felix Ready To Lead Mariners To Postseason

    Feb 27
    2010 AL Cy Young winner Felix Hernandez talks about Seattle's improved starting rotation, the acquisition of Nelson Cruz and their playoff hopes.
  • Video - Onside Kick Miscue Resulted In Death Threats 03:19

    Onside Kick Miscue Resulted In Death Threats

    Feb 26
    ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discusses how the botched onside kick recovery in the NFC Championship Game has affected the life of tight end Brandon Bostick.
  • Video - Timetable For Earl Thomas 02:29

    Timetable For Earl Thomas

    Feb 24
    Ed Werder discusses the latest news on Seahawks safety Earl Thomas, who is expected to miss six to eight months after surgery to repair a torn left labrum; Werder says Seattle doesn't think surgery will be necessary for cornerback Richard Sherman.
  • Video - Lynch Seeks Trademark 02:24

    Lynch Seeks Trademark

    Feb 24
    "Mike & Mike" discuss Marshawn Lynch's decision to seek a trademark on "I'm just here so I don't get fined."

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