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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…Upvote Share Tweet
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…Upvote Share Tweet
Chris Clemons and James Carpenter recovering from injuries for Seattle Seahawksseattletimes.com Updated Apr 17, 2013Two 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.Upvote Share Tweet
What type of player can the Seahawks get with the 56th pick of the draft?seattletimes.com Updated Apr 17, 2013What 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 saUpvote Share Tweet
No first-round pick? Cue Harvin highlightsRENTON, 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Shoppach vs. Denard Robinson and a few othersyahoo.com Updated Apr 17, 2013Did 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Battle of the Bad Throws: Kelly Stoppach vs. Denard Robinson and a few othersyahoo.com Updated Apr 17, 2013Did 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Stacking up Pro Bowlers from '10 NFL draftThe 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Gutierrez: Key players to watch in EastApr 17Who has the most to prove in these playoffs? Israel Gutierrez examines each East series.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0Apr 17Have 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 17After 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.