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Antoine Winfield finds new home with Seahawks

Antoine Winfield finds new home with Seahawks

CNNSI.com Updated Apr 17, 2013
RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- Once he was cut in Minnesota for cap reasons, veteran cornerback Antoine Winfield made it a point to have his representatives reach out to the Seattle Seahawks to see if he could fit with one of the more talented defensive back uni…
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  • On 49ers' addition of ex-Seahawks tight end

    On 49ers' addition of ex-Seahawks tight end

    ESPN.com Apr 17, 2013
    We can remove another NFC West unrestricted free agent from the pool of available players. Cameron Morrah, a Seattle Seahawks seventh-round draft choice from the Tim Ruskell era, agreed to terms with the San Francisco 49ers. He joins Jason Jones and Ala…
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  • Chris Clemons and James Carpenter recovering from injuries for …

    Chris Clemons and James Carpenter recovering from injuries for Seattle Seahawks

    seattletimes.com Apr 17, 2013
    Two players who could be major factors in the Seahawks' upcoming season are making progress in their return from injuries, Seahawks general manager John Schneider said.
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  • What type of player can the Seahawks get with the 56th pick of …

    What type of player can the Seahawks get with the 56th pick of the draft?

    seattletimes.com Apr 17, 2013
    What are Seahawks general manager John Schneider and his staff going to do during the first round of the NFL draft now that they won’t be making a pick? “We’re just going to sit there and YouTube Percy Harvin highlights or something,” Schneider sa
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  • No first-round pick? Cue Harvin highlights

    No first-round pick? Cue Harvin highlights

    ESPN.com Apr 17, 2013
    RENTON, Wash. -- Tis the season for NFL general managers to talk about the upcoming draft without tipping their hands. The Seattle Seahawks' John Schneider and the San Francisco 49ers' Trent Baalke took their turns during pre-draft news conferences Wedn…
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  • Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Shoppach vs. Denard Robinson an…

    Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Shoppach vs. Denard Robinson and a few others

    yahoo.com Apr 17, 2013
    Did you see Seattle Mariners catcher Kelly Shoppach's "throw" to second that went awry on Tuesday? It's not something you see too often from a big leaguer and, well, it's pretty funny. Behold. Thanks to House of the Bluebird for the gif. Feel …
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  • Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Stoppach vs. Denard Robinson an…

    Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Stoppach vs. Denard Robinson and a few others

    yahoo.com Apr 17, 2013
    Did you see Seattle Mariners catcher Kelly Stoppach's "throw" to second that went awry on Tuesday? It's not something you see too often from a big leaguer and, well, it's pretty funny. Behold. Thanks to House of the Bluebird for the gif. Feel …
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  • Stacking up Pro Bowlers from '10 NFL draft

    Stacking up Pro Bowlers from '10 NFL draft

    ESPN.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks announced Dexter Davis' release from the team Tuesday. This was not big news. Davis was a seventh-round choice in 2010. Injuries had diminished his effectiveness. The team had released and re-signed Davis previously. 2010 NFL Draft …
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Sports Columnists

  • Gutierrez: Key players to watch in East

    Apr 17
    Who has the most to prove in these playoffs? Israel Gutierrez examines each East series.
  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0

    Apr 17
    Have to admit, I always kind of dread when the second-to-last mock of NFL draft season rolls around. Because the only mock that truly matters is the last one you do, and for me that's not forthcoming until next Thursday morning, the day of the draft. Bu…
  • Phil Jackson 'itching' to return to NBA as either coach or executive, sour…

    Apr 17
    After nearly two seasons in retirement, Phil Jackson has become increasingly interested in working in the NBA next season, according to sources familiar with his thinking.