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NL MVP Buster Posey agreed to an $8 million, one-year contract with the San Francisco Giants, teammate Hunter Pence got a $13.8 million deal and Jacoby Ellsbury settled with the Boston Red Sox for $9 million on a busy Friday as players and teams swapped…
Share TweetJohn Idzik, who has been with the Seahawks since 2007, was named general manager of the New York Jets.
Mariners agree to deals with Morales, RyanUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetKendrys Morales and Brendan Ryan came to one-year contract agreements with the Mariners on Friday to avoid arbitration, leaving reliever Shawn Kelley as the only unsigned player on the 40-man roster.Source: MLB.com
Sando's best guess: Week 20 predictionUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetThe anticipated trip to Candlestick Park for the NFC Championship Game has taken a detour to Atlanta. The Atlanta Falcons earned it with a 30-28 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round. It's now up to the San Francisco 49ers to give th…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetAround the NFC West: Jan. 18, 2013 Thursday was kind to the NFC West. The Arizona Cardinals found their next head coach in Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians. The Seattle Seahawks moved quickly to hire Dan Quinn, their first and only …Source: ESPN.com
New team, new look: John Jaso shaves his glorious beard in 4 easy stepsUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetOn Wednesday, veteran catcher John Jaso was traded from the Seattle Mariners to the Oakland A’s as a part of the three-team, five-player deal that included the Washington Nationals. It was a fairly significant trade that featured Michael Morse as the ceSource: yahoo.com
Seahawks Kam Chancellor, Chris Clemons undergo surgeryUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetSeattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor and defensive end Chris Clemons each underwent surgeries on Thursday. Chancellor’s surgery was for an undisclosed injury in his lower right leg. Seahawks team doctor Edward Khalfayan performed the surgery. ChancellSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetCardinals hire Bruce Arians as head coachESPN.com The Arizona Cardinals’ hiring of Bruce Arians means that Darrell Bevell will be returning for a third season as Seattle’s offensive coordinator. In fact, Bevell received a new contract, according to ESSource: seattletimes.comShare TweetQuinn spent two years as Seattle's defensive line coach before leaving to be the defensive coordinator at Florida.Source: seattletimes.com
Peter King: Ravens owe consistent success to 'other' HarbaughJan 18ATLANTA -- I'll be spending the weekend covering the NFC Championship Game, but before I get too heavy into Niners-Falcons, I wanted to write about the most under-appreciated single person of the NFL weekend: John Harbaugh.
Don Banks: History not on Ravens' side as they try to get revenge on Patri…Jan 18The Baltimore Ravens have worked hard and admirably persevered through multiple challenges this season to get back to the same position they were in last year: playing at New England in the AFC Championship game. But history says the chances of the outc…
NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Championship roundJan 18Teams put up 276 points in the divisional round of the playoffs. Will the trend continue?
The Sports Guy's All-Te'o MailbagJan 18Even the NFL playoffs can wait for the weirdest sports story of our age.