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Pass protection continues to be an issue for Seahawks, Russell …

Pass protection continues to be an issue for Seahawks, Russell Wilson

seattletimes.com Updated Oct 25, 2013
By just about any metric used, Seattle’s pass protection has been at best an issue and at worst a problem, especially the past month when the team has been without starting right tackle Breno Giacomini and left tackle Russell Okung.
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  • What they said: Dan Quinn

    What they said: Dan Quinn

    seattletimes.com Oct 25, 2013
    Here is some of what Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn had to say to the media today: On how difficult is it to prepare for a team when you haven’t seen their quarterback: “Generally it is. One thing that we do know is that I was with Kellen Clem…
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  • Seahawks injury report for Thursday: Giacomini, Johnson, Colema…

    Seahawks injury report for Thursday: Giacomini, Johnson, Coleman do not participate

    seattletimes.com Oct 25, 2013
    Seattle’s injury report for Thursday is out, and it’s a short one. The team lists OT Breno Giacomini (knee), S Jeron J0hnson (hamstring) and FB Derrick Coleman (hamstring) as not participating. Everybody else was listed as a full participant, including …
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  • What they said: Richard Sherman

    What they said: Richard Sherman

    seattletimes.com Oct 25, 2013
    Here's more of what Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman had to say to the media today, with some video below: On if he has watched film on Kellen Clemens: “Well we have film on him from the preseason; we have some film from his years prior to coming to S…
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  • Seahawks say crowd noise (or lack thereof) won't matter

    Seahawks say crowd noise (or lack thereof) won't matter

    seattletimes.com Oct 25, 2013
    When the Red Sox beat the Cardinals in the World Series last night, it assured that there will be a Game 5 Monday night in St. Louis running opposite of the Seahawks-Rams game at the Edward Jones Dome. And that means there could be a pretty subdued crow…
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  • Royals add Wakamatsu, Jirschele to staff

    Royals add Wakamatsu, Jirschele to staff

    ESPN.com MLB.com Oct 25, 2013
    The Kansas City Royals have added former Seattle Mariners manager Don Wakamatsu and Mike Jirschele to its major league staff.
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  • Great seats for Seahawks-Rams MNF game can be had … for under $…

    Great seats for Seahawks-Rams MNF game can be had … for under $8!

    yahoo.com Oct 25, 2013
    NFL games can be quite pricy for fans. Except when you're in St. Louis, and the World Series is in town. It's a perfect storm of events, and the St. Louis Cardinals' victory in Game 2 of the World Series ensures that it will go at least five games. And …
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  • Five questions, five answers: Rams

    Five questions, five answers: Rams

    seattletimes.com ESPN.com Oct 25, 2013
    Time once again for our weekly “Five Questions, Five Answers” look at the upcoming opponent. This week, helping us out is Joseph Lyons, who covers the Rams for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The Seahawks and the Rams play Monday night in St. Louis Questio…
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  • Cubs to interview Wedge for manager job

    Cubs to interview Wedge for manager job

    MLB.com ESPN.com Oct 25, 2013
    The Cubs will interview former Indians and Mariners manager Eric Wedge next week as they continue their search for a manager.
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  • Seahawks-Rams will be televised locally, even if no one locally…

    Seahawks-Rams will be televised locally, even if no one locally will be watching

    profootballtalk.com Oct 25, 2013
    On Monday night, Kellen Clemens makes his debut at the Rams’ starting quarterback. But most folks in St. Louis will be paying attention to the sport once played by Roger Clemens. By winning at Fenway Park on Thursday night, the Cardinals have guaranteed…
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  • Pete Carroll impressed with Larry Fitzgerald’s hits

    Pete Carroll impressed with Larry Fitzgerald’s hits

    profootballtalk.com Oct 25, 2013
    Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is used to defending his guys for big hits, since they’re one of the most physical teams in the league. But this week, he sent a videotape to the league office not to complain, but to point out some textbook hits. The twist w…
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  • Carroll says Fitzgerald gets it on big hits

    Carroll says Fitzgerald gets it on big hits

    ESPN.com Oct 25, 2013
    RENTON, Wash. -- Usually, when a coach sends a video tape of an opposing player to the NFL offices, it means that coach saw something he doesn't like and wants to register a complaint about the player. Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll sent a tape to …
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Seattle Seahawks vs. St. Louis Rams 04:14

    'Playbook': Seattle Seahawks vs. St. Louis Rams

    Oct 25
    Is there any way the Seattle Seahawks fall to the St. Louis Rams without QB Sam Bradford? Find out what the "NFL Playbook" crew thinks.
  • Video - Friday night spotlight: Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson 05:28

    Friday night spotlight: Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

    Oct 25
    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his team's success, the Seahawks' upcoming matchup and the location of his Leon Sandcastle bobblehead.

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    Oct 25
    The Washington Wizards, trying to strengthen their hand for a playoff push in the Eastern Conference, have reached a deal for center Marcin Gortat from the Phoenix Suns.
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    Oct 25
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    Oct 25
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    Oct 25
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