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Seahawks Sunday links and notes: Details emerge on contracts for Wright and Avril, and more
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The contract details for Cliff Avril and K.J. Wright have been revealed this morning via Joel Corry, a former agent who now writes for CBSSports.com. According to Corry, Wright (above) got a $5 million signing bonus and will have base salaries from 2015…Upvote Share Tweet
Oddsmakers set season’s lowest total on Seahawks-Cardinalsprofootballtalk.com 38 minutes agoExpecting Sunday night’s Seahawks-Cardinals matchup to be a grinder? You aren’t alone. Oddsmakers have set the lowest Over-Under of the season on Seattle-Arizona (8:30 p.m Eastern, NBC), with some sports books setting the number as low as 35.5 points. T…Upvote Share Tweet
Keys to the game: A closer look at Sunday’s matchup between the S…seattletimes.com 16 hours agoA closer look at Sunday’s matchup between the Seahawks and Cardinals.Upvote Share Tweet
Washington beats Eagles, clearing way for Seahawks to clinch a playoff spot Sundayseattletimes.com 17 hours agoWashington upset the Eagles this afternoon, making Seattle's path to the playoffs a little more clearer. Recall at the beginning of the week we passed along the list of all the ways the Seahawks could clinch a playoff spot this week. Three involved the …Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks waive TE RaShaun Allen, sign OL Keavon Milton from the practice squadseattletimes.com 18 hours agoThe Seahawks today announced they have waived tight end RaShaun Allen and have signed offensive lineman Keavon Milton from the practice squad.Upvote Share TweetHere are some things to watch in Sunday's Seattle-Arizona game from beat writers Jayson Jenks and Bob Condotta.Upvote Share Tweet
Referee for Seahawks-Cardinals: Walt AndersonThe referee for the Seattle-Arizona game Sunday night is Walt Anderson, according to FootballZebras.com.Upvote Share Tweet
Arians: Seahawks have a wishbone running game and a great QBprofootballtalk.com Dec 20 (yesterday)The Seahawks lead the league in rushing but aren’t just a rushing team, which makes them a pain for opposing defenses. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians compared preparing for the Seahawks to preparing to face an old-school Oklahoma or Nebraska wishbone runn…Upvote Share Tweet
The Seahawks’ Pete Carroll deserves to be in the coach-of-the-year conversationIt doesn’t take much to make an argument that the coaching job he has done this season is better than a year ago.Upvote Share Tweet
Arizona injury update, and moreIn case you missed it, here's an update on Arizona's injuries. As noted, the big thing there is that Drew Stanton is doubtful, so not ruled out and could maybe be a backup. The Honey Badger, meanwhile, is probable.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks-Cardinals could be an emerging NFC West rivalryseattletimes.com Dec 19 (yesterday)With the 49ers dimming this season, who can replace them as the Seahawks’ primary rival? Turns out there happens to be a team poised to be the ranking Seahawk adversary. And even more conveniently, they happen to be playing the Seahawks in a game rippli…Upvote Share TweetSeattle has two offensive linemen who have made the Pro Bowl — center Max Unger and left tackle Russell Okung. Neither, though, will be available Sunday when the Seahawks play what looms as their biggest regular season game of the season, a showdown at …Upvote Share TweetCliff Avril has been disruptive all season, and he has done the one thing pass rushers must consistently do: move the quarterback off his spot. Time and again this year Avril did that, and the Seahawks rewarded that consistency with a new four-year exte…Upvote Share Tweet
Clayton's 1st & Goal: Seattle's top seed pursuitESPN.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)After early struggles, chips may fall into place for Seahawks to claim No. 1 seedUpvote Share Tweet
Bet Sharp With Colin CowherdDec 21ESPN The Magazine's Chad Millman joins Colin Cowherd to provide betting advice for all of the Week 16 action in the NFL.
NFL Cold Hard FactsDec 18Jeff Saturday breaks down how the Cardinals can beat the Seahawks, how the Cowboys can compensate for an injured DeMarco Murray and how the Broncos can get past the Bengals.
Seahawks Extend LB Wright With 4-Year DealDec 18ESPN Seahawks reporter Terry Blount discusses the Seahawks' decision to extend linebacker K.J. Wright, and looks ahead to other deals for key players that Seattle would like to keep in the fold.
NFL Live Prediction: Seahawks-CardinalsDec 18The NFL Live crew make their picks for Seattle at Arizona.
Dallas Mavericks frontrunners for Jermaine O'Neal after Rajon Rondo acquis…Dec 19The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.
A New NFC West RivalryDec 19RENTON, Wash. — Remember, oh, about three long months ago, when 49ers-Seahawks was the best rivalry in the NFL? The Niners are 7-7, oddly out of the playoff hunt, and are 1-5 against Seattle since late in 2012. So, is it really such a great rivalry now,…
Source: Seahawks extend Avril four yearsDec 19The Seahawks have signed pass-rusher Cliff Avril to a four-year extension worth $28.5 million, with $16 million guaranteed, a source confirmed to ESPN...
Rajon Rondo trade from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks 'on course' to h…Dec 18A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."