Seattle Sports News and Rumors
The Angels' game plan of going with bullpen arms in place of Garrett Richards came undone Tuesday night, when the Mariners cruised to a 13-2 victory. Despite the loss, the Halos dropped their magic number to clinch the AL West to two with Oakland losing…Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Zunino's two-run double keyed a four-run fifth inning, and the Seattle Mariners climbed within a game of the second AL wild-card spot by routing the Los Angeles Angels 13-2 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Mariners break out to inch closer in WC raceMLB.com 8 hours agoTwo games into a rugged 11-game road trip, the journey suddenly got a lot smoother for the Mariners on Tuesday night as they steamrolled the Angels, 13-2, and pulled within a game of an American League Wild Card berth.Upvote Share Tweet
Former Seahawks Holmgren, Knox, Alexander among 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame nomineesseattletimes.com 10 hours agoThree coaches and four players with ties to the Seahawks were on the list of nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2015, which was revealed tonight.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 12 hours agoJosh Hamilton returned to the starting lineup after an 11-game absence, and Albert Pujols was back at first base for Tuesday's game against the Mariners, one night after the Angels first baseman exited in the third inning because of a cramp in his left …Upvote Share Tweet
Iwakuma seeks 'balance' between upper, lower bodyLooking to explain his recent struggles, Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma went a little abstract following Monday's rough outing. He said "balance in general, his upper body and lower body are not linking right now" and he's not been able…Upvote Share Tweet
LoMo swinging hot bat down the stretchThough runs have been scarce of late for the Mariners over their last eight games, one player swinging a hot bat is Logan Morrison. He hit .305 with 10 doubles, three home runs and 13 RBIs in the past 40 games, giving Seattle a boost at a critical offen…Upvote Share Tweet
McClendon says club battling to end funkDespite a three-game losing streak and just two wins in their last eight games during the most-crucial stretch of the season, Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon said Tuesday his young club isn't pressing in the wake of Monday's 8-1 loss to the Angels.Upvote Share TweetThe above is one the questions I've heard the most since Sunday as Marshawn Lynch got handed the ball just six times --- three in each half --- tying the fewest carries he has had in a game since being traded to Seattle early in 2010. Seahawks coach Pet…Upvote Share Tweet
12th Fan of the Week: 9-year-old goes all Beast Mode over Hawksseattletimes.com 14 hours ago%%%811b1f24bce480f2952681adc68d2d59%%%The Seattle Times will highlight a 12th Fan of the Week throughout the season. Each fan will predict the outcome of the next Seahawks game against a Seattle celebrity and Times reporters and columnists.Upvote Share Tweet
Pass rush from defensive line is key for Seahawksseattletimes.com 15 hours agoThe Seahawks want to put pressure on the quarterback without blitzing. They weren’t able to get to San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers often on Sunday and now face another QB who gets rid of the ball quickly, Denver’s Peyton Manning on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos finished last season as the top two teams in the league.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks-Broncos: By the Numbersseattletimes.com 16 hours agoHere are a bunch of notes and stats on Sunday's Denver-Seattle game via the NFL: DENVER BRONCOS (2-0) AT SEATTLE SEAHAWKS (1-1) SERIES STATS NOTES REMATCH of Super Bowl XLVIII won by Sea. 43-8…BRONCOS: QB PEYTON MANNING aims for 4th reg.-sea. game in ro…Upvote Share Tweet
Reviewing the Pro Football Focus updated Seahawks player ratingsseattletimes.com 16 hours agoHere is where key Seattle players rank in this week's position ratings from Pro Football Focus:Upvote Share Tweet
TMQ: Super Bowl rematches are rare eventsESPN.com 19 hours agoWho will win the Week 3 Super Bowl rematch? The odds are slightly in favor of the champion Seattle Seahawks, but there's a low sample size, TMQ notes.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks game draws another big TV ratingseattletimes.com 19 hours agoThe Seahawks may have lost on the field Sunday. But their TV rating was another winner, this time for FOX, which had the Seattle-San Diego game as part of its Sunday afternoon regional package.Upvote Share Tweet
Diving QBs Playing Off Instinct Instead of Safetynytimes.com 19 hours agoWhen his quarterback takes off running, Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt only worries if he picked up the first down and what play to call next. Kansas City coach Andy Reid wants the quarterback on the ground as soon as possible. Seahawks coach Pet…Upvote Share Tweet
Taking Down the BestCNNSI.com 21 hours agoRead Peter King’s On Further Review column: ‘Football is Full of Heart’ One minute, Devon Still was preparing for his 4-year-old daughter’s dance recital. The next, the Bengals defensive tackle was at a hospital, learning that she had cancer. Here is th…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 16 (yesterday)Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Monday that assistant offensive line coach Pat Ruel was returning to Seattle after an overnight stay at a San Diego hospital due to an irregular heartbeat. Ruel was taken to the hospital following Seattle’s …Upvote Share Tweet
Native mask that inspired Seahawks logo may visit Seattleseattletimes.com Sep 16 (yesterday)A $22,000 fundraising campaign has been started to bring to Seattle from Maine a piece of Northwest coast art that may have inspired the design of the Seahawks’ logo.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Nation Preview: Broncos-SeahawksSep 16Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold and Seahawks reporter Terry Blount deliver the keys to this week 3 Super Bowl rematch.
What The Broncos Learned From The ChargersSep 15Jim Basquil and Eric Allen talk about the Broncos-Seahawks Super Bowl rematch.
How did the San Diego Chargers crack the Seattle Seahawks' code?Sep 15The "NFL Total Access" crew breaks down the Chargers' offensive performance against the Seahawks and discusses whether they have exposed flaws in the Legion of Boom.
Sherman A Shutdown Corner?Sep 15Skip Bayless, Stephen A. Smith and Eric Allen debate the validity of Chargers WR Keenan Allen's comment about Seahawks CB Richard Sherman being just "a normal guy."
Week 2 Twitter MailbagSep 16Read the rest of Peter King’s mailbag: Readers respond to the question: Do you still like football? Plus, discussion about reviewable plays, the Rams-Bucs ending and an overlooked goat of the week
Taking Down the BestSep 16Read Peter King’s On Further Review column: ‘Football is Full of Heart’ One minute, Devon Still was preparing for his 4-year-old daughter’s dance recital. The next, the Bengals defensive tackle was at a hospital, learning that she had cancer. Here is th…
Joe Ingles of Australian national team agrees to 1-year deal with Los Ange…Sep 16Australian swingman Joe Ingles has parlayed a fine showing at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup into an NBA contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
The Week 2 MailbagSep 16This season, The MMQB is separating Peter King’s Tuesday content into two columns—On Further Review, which usually will look at a understated but important factor or team from the weekend’s games, and the Tuesday Mailbag, where reader emails will be ans…