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Jerrod Johnson hopes to win backup QB job with Seahawks

Jerrod Johnson hopes to win backup QB job with Seahawks

seattletimes.com Updated May 12, 2013
Jerrod Johnson has spent about seven months overhauling his throwing motion for the first time in his career.
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  • More on the Seahawks and the read-option

    More on the Seahawks and the read-option

    seattletimes.com May 12, 2013
    The blog entry last week on how much the Seahawks ran the read option last year --- based on stats from ESPN --- prompted a further response from an ESPN NFL Research Specialist, Jason Vida (on Twitter at @ESPNStatsInfo). Vida wrote that it was indeed c…
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  • Shuffled lineup comes up big behind sharp Saunders

    Shuffled lineup comes up big behind sharp Saunders

    MLB.com ESPN.com May 12, 2013
    Manager Eric Wedge shuffled his lineup a bit on Sunday hoping to ease the pressure on struggling sluggers Kendrys Morales and Michael Morse, and the early results were promising as the Mariners topped the A's, 6-1, at Safeco Field.
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  • Rookie mini-camp day three --- Notes and quotes

    Rookie mini-camp day three --- Notes and quotes

    seattletimes.com May 12, 2013
    The rookie mini-camp concluded Sunday. As it did, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll walked off with one of the 38 players here getting a tryout - running back Peter Nguyen of Bellevue High and Montana. Only a few - if any - of the players who got tryouts
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  • Seahawks may have found another steal named Willson

    Seahawks may have found another steal named Willson

    profootballtalk.com May 12, 2013
    The name has an extra L, but it sounds the same as the name of the guy the Seahawks stole with a third-round pick in the 2012 draft A year after grabbing quarterback Russell Wilson with the 75th selection, the Seahawks have pounced on tight end Luke Wil…
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  • A's snap five-game skid behind strong Parker

    A's snap five-game skid behind strong Parker

    MLB.com May 12, 2013
    The A's felt plenty of satisfaction in wiping away a five-game losing streak by way of a 4-3 win over the Mariners on Saturday evening at Safeco Field. But not as much as they did in welcoming back Jarrod Parker.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag - Rookie minicamp first impressions

    May 12
    John Clayton presents some first impressions from rookie minicamps and answers reader questions.