Packers rise to occasion in opening game

/ Sep 11, 2017

Packers rise to occasion in opening game

A marquee season opener between two NFC heavyweights turned into a defensive slugfest. The Green Bay Packers — not the menacing Seattle Seahawks — landed the momentum-swinging punch. Green Bay defensive lineman Mike Daniels' strip sack of Russell Wilson deep in Seattle territory in the third ...

/ Apr 8, 2017

Longtime Seahawks scout Jensen dies at 60

Derrick Jensen, a two-time Super Bowl winner as a player and longtime Seattle Seahawks scout, has died after a five-year battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. He was 60. The Seahawks announced that Jensen died Friday morning. He retired as a scout in 2012 as the ...

Divisional playoff clashes set

/ Jan 14, 2017

Divisional playoff clashes set

The divisional round of the NFL playoffs has a familiar feel. All four of the matchups this weekend are rematches of regular-season games from this season. And Saturday's games feature coaches going against their former teams. Atlanta coach Dan Quinn spent four seasons with Seattle, including ...

Falcons' Ryan looking to scratch playoff itch

/ Jan 11, 2017

Falcons' Ryan looking to scratch playoff itch

Matt Ryan's poise under pressure has produced 25 fourth-quarter comebacks, a "Matty Ice" nickname and his first All-Pro selection. The Atlanta Falcons' quarterback also is a leading MVP candidate. The glaring void on Ryan's resume is his 1-4 postseason record. At 31, Ryan may not have ...

Rams win in long-awaited return to L.A.

/ Sep 19, 2016

Rams win in long-awaited return to L.A.

The Rams were a certifiable hit in their return to Los Angeles for the first time in nearly 22 years. Now if they could just score a touchdown. They have yet to find the end zone since leaving St. Louis, yet still managed to win ...

Lynch confirms retirement in TV interview

/ Jun 7, 2016

Lynch confirms retirement in TV interview

Marshawn Lynch is putting to rest any lingering speculation about a possible return to the NFL in an interview with "60 Minutes Sports." In the interview that is to air Tuesday, Lynch says, "I'm retired. Is that good enough? Which camera do you want me ...

/ May 5, 2016

Seahawks cut five players

The Seattle Seahawks have released five players including former starting center Drew Nowak. Seattle made the roster moves Wednesday ahead of their rookie minicamp this weekend. Along with Nowak, the Seahawks released running back Cameron Marshall, tight end Ronnie Shields, defensive end Josh Shirley and ...

Agent confirms Lynch plans to retire from NFL at 29

/ Feb 9, 2016

Agent confirms Lynch plans to retire from NFL at 29

When Marshawn Lynch was brought to Seattle early in the 2010 season, he was acquired because the Seahawks desperately needed a running back. What he ended up providing was an attitude and style that became the foundation for bringing the first Super Bowl title to ...

/ Jan 23, 2016

Lynch may be pondering retirement

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch may be "leaning toward retirement," general manager John Schneider said in a pair of radio interviews Friday. Schneider said in separate interviews with KIRO-AM and KJR-AM that he believes Lynch is leaning toward calling it a career after an ...