NFL postseason taking shape

Dec 20, 2014

NFL postseason taking shape

The Seattle Seahawks fly into Arizona on a four-game winning streak, looking very much like the Super Bowl championship team of a season ago. The Arizona Cardinals, already assured of a playoff berth, send a quarterback who wasn’t around a month ago against a ...

Seahawks top Eagles

Dec 8, 2014

Seahawks top Eagles

A dominant defensive performance against Chip Kelly’s high-powered offense even had Earl Thomas showing off his dance moves. Russell Wilson threw two touchdown passes, ran for another score and the Seattle Seahawks stifled Philadelphia in a 24-14 victory over the Eagles on Sunday. Thomas, ...

Seahawks D silences 49ers

Nov 28, 2014

Seahawks D silences 49ers

Richard Sherman offered one final challenge to San Francisco: “I told their sideline if they threw it my way I’d end the game.” He did exactly that — just like last time. Sherman provided the moment of the game against the 49ers once again, ...

Well-wishers line up in support of Chiefs star Berry

Nov 26, 2014

Well-wishers line up in support of Chiefs star Berry

Wide receiver Jason Avant arrived in Kansas City a few days ago, a mid-season signing by the Chiefs. He was leaving his hotel Tuesday when a woman mustered up the courage to approach him. She didn’t want to welcome him to the team. Or ...

NFL fines Lynch for silent treatment

Nov 20, 2014

NFL fines Lynch for silent treatment

For all the noise he creates on the field, Marshawn Lynch’s silence with the media has now cost him six figures in fines. The NFL fined Seattle’s star $50,000 on Wednesday for violations of the league’s media policy. League spokesman Michael Signora confirmed the ...

Oct 18, 2014

Receiver Harvin traded to Jets

The New York Jets have acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks. Two people familiar with the trade said on Friday that Harvin, a star in last season’s Super Bowl but injury prone through his career, was headed to the Jets. The ...

Cowboys rally to stun Seahawks

Oct 13, 2014

Cowboys rally to stun Seahawks

On his sixth snap of the game, Tony Romo took a direct blow to his ribs and spent nearly a minute trying to get back to his feet. Seconds later, when Chris Jones’ punt was smothered by Seattle and returned for a touchdown, Romo ...

Seahawks overcome penalties, Redskins

Oct 7, 2014

Seahawks overcome penalties, Redskins

How’s this for a frustrating hat trick: Percy Harvin had three touchdowns called back because of penalties. Were it not for the self-inflicted wounds, the Seattle Seahawks might have had a cakewalk against the Washington Redskins. As it was, they settled for a 27-17 ...

Wilson reveals past as school bully

Oct 3, 2014

Wilson reveals past as school bully

Russell Wilson has generally shied away from commenting on social issues during his professional career. That changed Thursday when the Seattle Seahawks quarterback spoke out about domestic violence and candidly about being a bully as a child in a column for Derek Jeter’s new ...

Wilson has last laugh as Seahawks hold off Broncos

Sep 22, 2014

Wilson has last laugh as Seahawks hold off Broncos

Once Peyton Manning had completed a frantic fourth-quarter rally to force overtime, Russell Wilson could admit to being a little selfish. Wilson wanted the spotlight himself — to put together one final drive, keeping Manning sitting on the sideline as a spectator and making ...

Chargers upset defending champion Seahawks

Sep 15, 2014

Chargers upset defending champion Seahawks

Antonio Gates hears the talk every offseason, that he’s lost a step and isn’t effective anymore. He just shrugs it off. It was vintage Gates on display Sunday, when the star tight end caught three touchdown passes from Philip Rivers to lead the San ...

Seahawks pound Packers

Sep 5, 2014

Seahawks pound Packers

Russell Wilson made sure everyone knew Percy Harvin was healthy. Marshawn Lynch bullied his way to another 100-yard rushing performance. And Richard Sherman? He was just bored. The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks opened the same way they finished last season, with a blowout ...