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Bears sign Eben Britton

Bears sign Eben Britton

profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 16, 2013
So much for Eben Britton’s visit with the Seahawks. The former Jaguars second-round pick worked out for Seattle recently, but he’s landed a contract with a different NFC team. The Bears announced Tuesday that they have signed Britton to a one-year dea
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  • Jacksonville coach Gus Bradley pumps up the volume at practice …

    Jacksonville coach Gus Bradley pumps up the volume at practice | NFL

    seattletimes.com Apr 16, 2013
    First-year Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley, a former Seahawks defensive coordinator, had players working out to blaring music at a voluntary minicamp for veterans.
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  • Seahawks waive defensive end Dexter Davis

    Seahawks waive defensive end Dexter Davis

    profootballtalk.com Apr 16, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks have parted ways with defensive end Dexter Davis after a chronic hip injury has cut short his last two seasons. Davis was waived by the team on Tuesday after failing a physical. Davis was a seventh round draft pick of the Seahawks i…
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  • Good bye and thank you

    Good bye and thank you

    seattletimes.com Apr 16, 2013
    This past Seahawks’ season ended with an odd emotion, but one you might be able to identify with. As Julio Jones came down with Russell Wilson’s final pass, and the Georgia Dome began to celebrate, I felt unambiguous disappointment that Seattle’s se
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  • Mariners form regional sports TV partnership

    Mariners form regional sports TV partnership

    MLB.com yahoo.com Apr 16, 2013
    The Mariners and DIRECTV Sports Network announced the formation of a new regional sports television partnership on Tuesday that will give the baseball team a controlling interest in the year-round broadcast network.
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  • West RB ranks: Lynch, Gore and more

    West RB ranks: Lynch, Gore and more

    ESPN.com Apr 16, 2013
    Quarterbacks give way to running backs as Matt Williamson and I discuss the NFC West positional rankings Williamson provided in his role as scout for ESPN.com. Those rankings are available in the chart at right. Matt ranks the Seattle Seahawks No. 1 at …
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  • Vikings gave agent permission to shop Harvin in February

    Vikings gave agent permission to shop Harvin in February

    profootballtalk.com Apr 16, 2013
    With the surprising trade that sent receiver Percy Harvin from Minnesota to Seattle happening the day before the launch of free agency, plenty of details got lost in the shuffle. For example, the process started not because the Seahawks called the Vikin…
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  • Oregon reports major violation during Chip Kelly era

    Oregon reports major violation during Chip Kelly era

    profootballtalk.com Apr 16, 2013
    Just like when Pete Carroll got out of Southern Cal ahead of the NCAA posse for the Seahawks head coaching job, it appears Eagles coach Chip Kelly left Oregon just in time. Obviously, it’s a coincidence. According to Adam Jude of the Oregonian, the Univ
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  • Marcus Smart will return to Oklahoma State Cowboys, source says

    Apr 16
    Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart, projected as an NBA lottery pick, will return to school for his sophomore season, a source confirmed Tuesday.
  • Peter King: Even in wake of tragedy, we can't change who we are; mail

    Apr 16
    Monday, and Boston, struck us all in different ways. I thought of the nearly three years my wife and I called Boston home, of the sights and local businesses we frequented in the area, and the people that worked there. The Marathon Sports store, at the …
  • ESPN.com picks: 2012-13 Most Valuable Player

    Apr 16
    Our NBA experts cast their votes for 2012-13 Most Valuable Player.
  • ESPN.com picks: 2012-13 Most Valuable Player

    Apr 16
    Our NBA experts cast their votes for 2012-13 Most Valuable Player.