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The Seahawks won at Green Bay, their eighth straight exhibition victory, despite committing 14 penalties for 182 yards.Upvote Share Tweet
Saying he is rested and ready, Eric Wedge returned to his managerial role with the Mariners on Friday, one month and a day after having a stroke during batting practice prior to a game at Safeco Field.Upvote Share Tweet
DuJuan Harris exits game with apparent knee injuryAaron Rodgers and DuJuan Harris both exited Friday night’s preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks early but for very different reasons. Where Rodgers left the game voluntarily after playing just one series for the Green Bay Packers, Harris slowly w…Upvote Share Tweet
Pre-game scenes from Lambeau FieldIt’s a nice, and hot, day here in Green Bay, where a few of us have already arrived at Lambeau Field, where the Seahawks will take on the Packers in about four hours. I shot a couple of videos below of scenes outside the stadium and from the press box. …Upvote Share TweetThe arms race between the Seahawks and 49ers apparently applies only to players who can, you know, play. On Thursday, the 49ers cut receiver Ricardo Lockette, a former Seahawk who became so close to 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick that Lockette descr…Upvote Share Tweet
Holmgren admires McCarthy’s composureIn the wake of last year’s “Fail Mary” debacle, many were furious. But Packers coach Mike McCarthy was his normal, steady self, and one of his predecessors said he envied the restriant. Former Seahawks and Packers coach Mike Holmgren was interviewing Mc…Upvote Share Tweet
Join Seattle Times Seahawks coverage team for The Huddle on Sept. 5The wait is almost over – the Seahawks regular season kicks off Sept. 8 in Charlotte, N.C. vs. the Panthers. The Seattle Times’ Seahawks coverage team has been busy with the exhibition season, and we’ve got lots more coming up. For a look at what’s comi…Upvote Share TweetGreetings from Green Bay, where the Seahawks will play their third game of the exhibition season tonight at 5 p.m. Here’s my preview of the game which also includes a list of players to watch tonight. Defensive tackle Tony McDaniel may be the most intri…Upvote Share Tweet
John Fox: Wes Welker will be ready for regular season openerDenver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker suffered a sprained ankle in the team’s preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks last Saturday night. The injury was never considered particularly worrisome and head coach John Fox said Thursday that Welker wil…Upvote Share Tweet
Next 3 weeks: A fan-tastic time for sports in SeattleIt’s time for three sports spectacles in Seattle. The Seahawks, Huskies and Sounders FC each have big — no, huge — home games coming up. Could Seattle’s reputation as a sports city get a much-needed boost?Upvote Share Tweet
Pre WK3 Can't-Miss Play: Ripping it awayAug 23Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Stephen Williams rips the ball away from Green Bay Packers cornerback Loyce Means for a 42-yard touchdown.
Pre WK 3 Can't-Miss Play: Ripping it awayAug 23Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Stephen Williams rips the ball away from Green Bay Packers cornerback Loyce Means for a 42-yard touchdown.
Cal connection: Aaron Rodgers, Marshawn Lynch have funAug 23Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, former Cal teammates, have some fun with one another at halftime Friday.
Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael takes it in from 43 yards outAug 23Seattle Seahawks running back Christine Michael turns the corner and goes in for a 43-yard touchdown.
There Are No Little ThingsAug 23A note from The MMQB’s editor-in-chief, Peter King: This week is the one-month anniversary of our website. In the first month, we’ve given you a seat in the Dallas Cowboys’ training-camp-opening team meeting, sweated with a player as he unexpectedly get…
Bill Simmons returns with a mailbagAug 23While the long wait for the Sports Guy to empty his inbox is over, A-Rod's status as man without a country has just begun.