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Cliff Avril's deal and Seattle's salary structure

Cliff Avril's deal and Seattle's salary structure

seattletimes.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Updated Mar 18, 2013
Cliff Avril’s contract provides cap flexibilityBy Mike Sando, ESPN.com NFC West blog Defensive end Cliff Avril’s deal with the Seattle Seahawks has been filed through the league’s players association, which makes it possible to take a look at the ac
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  • Former Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is released by Tenn…

    Former Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck is released by Tennessee | NFL

    seattletimes.com Mar 18, 2013
    The Tennessee Titans released quarterback Matt Hasselbeck, a move buying the franchise more salary-cap space after it couldn't work out an agreement to trim the former Seahawk's $5.5 million salary for 2013.
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  • Pete Carroll: How basketball led Seahawk coach's success

    Pete Carroll: How basketball led Seahawk coach's success

    seattletimes.com Mar 18, 2013
    Pete Carroll, the Seahawks' high-octane coach, draws on two late, great basketball mentors in reshaping his coaching philosophy.
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  • Seahawks awarded two seventh-round draft choices

    Seahawks awarded two seventh-round draft choices

    seattletimes.com Mar 18, 2013
    Seattle now has four selections in the seventh round
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  • Where teams stand with 2013 comp picks

    Where teams stand with 2013 comp picks

    ESPN.com Mar 18, 2013
    PHOENIX -- The Seattle Seahawks and especially the San Francisco 49ers added to their 2013 NFL draft hauls Monday when the NFL awarded compensatory selections to offset net losses in free agency last year. The 49ers received the 131st overall pick, a fo…
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  • Cosell’s Take: Seahawks set the tone for the new NFL in free ag…

    Cosell’s Take: Seahawks set the tone for the new NFL in free agency

    yahoo.com Mar 18, 2013
    NFL free agency is an annual rite of spring. The media and fans pontificate with absolute certainty about all the signings that occur. There’s rarely a gray area, especially for those loyal followers who truly believe they know what’s best for their r
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  • Rams' deal with Jake Long serves notice

    Rams' deal with Jake Long serves notice

    ESPN.com Mar 18, 2013
    PHOENIX -- The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks have snagged the most NFC West headlines during free agency. Rams Left Tackles Since 2008 The St. Louis Rams, 2-1-1 against those NFC West heavyweights in 2012, should not be forgotten after landin…
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Best Fit For Revis 02:48

    NFL32OT: Best Fit For Revis

    Mar 18
    Episode 290: Wendi Nix and Darren Woodson discuss where Darrelle Revis, if traded, could fit best. John Clayton breaks down Elvis Dumervil's snafu with his contract to the Broncos. The NFL32 crew discuss which NFC team improved the most this offseaso

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  • Don Banks: Patriots owner Robert Kraft upset with Wes Welker's agent

    Mar 18
    PHOENIX -- Thanks to the culture established by their tight-lipped head coach, the New England Patriots in the Bill Belichick era have been well known for their refusal to re-live the past, always choosing to focus on the future and moving ahead rather …
  • Lots of sunshine at 2013 NFL owners meetings

    Mar 18
    The NFL is in good shape as the owners convene to ponder rules changes, trade proposals and more, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: NFC West an emerging powerhouse after first week of free agenc…

    Mar 18
    PHOENIX -- Lord, the NFC West is going to be a bear of a division in 2013.
  • Derrick Rose of Chicago Bulls should sit rest of season

    Mar 18
    The Heat is too great for a Derrick Rose return this season.