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Posey, Ellsbury among 81 players reaching deals

Posey, Ellsbury among 81 players reaching deals

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 18, 2013
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…
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  • Seahawks vice president John Idzik named Jets' general manager

    Seahawks vice president John Idzik named Jets' general manager

    John Idzik, who has been with the Seahawks since 2007, was named general manager of the New York Jets.
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  • Mariners agree to deals with Morales, Ryan

    Mariners agree to deals with Morales, Ryan

    MLB.com Jan 18, 2013
    Kendrys 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.
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  • Sando's best guess: Week 20 prediction

    Sando's best guess: Week 20 prediction

    ESPN.com Jan 18, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Around the NFC West: Coaching carousel

    Around the NFC West: Coaching carousel

    ESPN.com Jan 18, 2013
    Around 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 …
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  • New team, new look: John Jaso shaves his glorious beard in 4 ea…

    New team, new look: John Jaso shaves his glorious beard in 4 easy steps

    yahoo.com Jan 18, 2013
    On 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 ce
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  • Seahawks Kam Chancellor, Chris Clemons undergo surgery

    Seahawks Kam Chancellor, Chris Clemons undergo surgery

    profootballtalk.com Jan 18, 2013
    Seattle 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. Chancell
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  • Darrell Bevell staying put as Seahawks offensive coordinator

    Darrell Bevell staying put as Seahawks offensive coordinator

    seattletimes.com Jan 18, 2013
    Cardinals 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 ES
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  • Dan Quinn returns to Seahawks to replace defensive coordinator …

    Dan Quinn returns to Seahawks to replace defensive coordinator Gus Bradley

    seattletimes.com Jan 18, 2013
    Quinn spent two years as Seattle's defensive line coach before leaving to be the defensive coordinator at Florida.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Ravens owe consistent success to 'other' Harbaugh

    Jan 18
    ATLANTA -- 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 18
    The 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 round

    Jan 18
    Teams put up 276 points in the divisional round of the playoffs. Will the trend continue?
  • The Sports Guy's All-Te'o Mailbag

    Jan 18
    Even the NFL playoffs can wait for the weirdest sports story of our age.