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NFL wild-card round ratings up 12 percent over last year

The NFL continued has carried over its increase in viewers from the regular season over to the playoffs. The league said on Monday that there was an average of 28.4 million viewers for the four wild-card round games, which is a 12 percent increase over last year. The Philadelphia Eagles game against the Chicago Bears … Continue reading NFL wild-card round ratings up 12 percent over last year

NEW YORK | Chiefs supplant Rams atop AP Pro32 poll; Saints remain No. 2

NEW YORK— Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes has had a special season so far. A league-leading 43 touchdown passes. A no-look pass against the Baltimore Ravens. And he has led the Chiefs to the top of latest AP Pro32 poll . The Chiefs received seven of 12 first-place votes for 379 points in balloting Tuesday by … Continue reading NEW YORK | Chiefs supplant Rams atop AP Pro32 poll; Saints remain No. 2

The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST): 10:45 p.m. Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby is out for the rest of the game against Dallas because of a knee injury. The Eagles were forced to go with backup Chandon Sullivan, an undrafted free agent. Starting cornerback Jalen Mills has a foot injury and … Continue reading The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury

LOS ANGELES | Rams cancel practice for fire; 20 players, coaches evacuate

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Rams canceled practice Friday after a wildfire forced about 20 players and coaches to evacuate their homes. The Rams (8-1) will cram their normal Friday preparations into a workout at the University of Southern California on Saturday before they face the Seattle Seahawks at the Coliseum on Sunday. Just … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Rams cancel practice for fire; 20 players, coaches evacuate

The Latest: Saints hand previously unbeaten Rams 1st loss

The Latest on Week 9 in the NFL (all times EST): 7:49 p.m. The Los Angeles Rams’ undefeated run is over. Drew Brees threw four touchdown passes and Michael Thomas had 12 receptions for 211 yards and a score in a 45-35 win for the New Orleans Saints over the previously unbeaten Rams. New Orleans … Continue reading The Latest: Saints hand previously unbeaten Rams 1st loss

SEATTLE | Paul Allen was major part of sports landscape in Northwest

SEATTLE— No one had more influence on professional sports in the Pacific Northwest than Paul Allen. But though he was the owner of the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks and the NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers and partial owner of Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders, Allen usually shied away from the spotlight sought by others in his same … Continue reading SEATTLE | Paul Allen was major part of sports landscape in Northwest

In London: Gruden wants more carries for Lynch vs Seahawks

LONDON — Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden wants Marshawn Lynch to see more of the ball when the running back goes up against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Lynch only had 31 yards rushing on nine carries in last Sunday’s 26-10 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers and Gruden is looking for bigger numbers at … Continue reading In London: Gruden wants more carries for Lynch vs Seahawks

Thomas breaks leg, sends angry parting message to Seahawks

Even as he rode on the cart with a broken left leg, Earl Thomas couldn’t put aside his frustration with the Seattle Seahawks. Angry over his contract situation, Thomas had already said he would skip some practices. Unfortunately for the Seahawks, now he won’t be in the games, either. The safety was injured in the … Continue reading Thomas breaks leg, sends angry parting message to Seahawks

The Latest: Josh Rosen starts 1st game for Arizona Cardinals

The Latest on Week 4 in the NFL (all times EDT): 4:18 p.m. The Josh Rosen era has begun in the desert. The rookie quarterback started his first game for the Arizona Cardinals against the Seattle Seahawks. Rosen played 11 snaps in place of Sam Bradford last week against Chicago, throwing an interception in the … Continue reading The Latest: Josh Rosen starts 1st game for Arizona Cardinals

CHICAGO | Wilson, Seahawks offense struggle against Bears

CHICAGO  — Russell Wilson looked to his left and his right. He looked for help in the middle of the field. He looked short and he looked for deep balls. No one was open. It was that kind of Monday night for the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson was surrounded for most of Seattle’s 24-17 loss to … Continue reading CHICAGO | Wilson, Seahawks offense struggle against Bears

RENTON, Wash. | Seahawks sign LB Mychal Kendricks despite legal troubles

RENTON, Wash.  — The Seattle Seahawks have signed linebacker Mychal Kendricks despite his recent guilty plea on insider trading charges. The Seahawks announced the signing Friday, raising the possibility Kendricks will be able to play on Monday night when Seattle plays at Chicago. Kendricks visited with the Seahawks on Thursday and a deal was agreed … Continue reading RENTON, Wash. | Seahawks sign LB Mychal Kendricks despite legal troubles

MILWAUKEE | AP source: Seahawks acquire QB Brett Hundley from Packers

MILWAUKEE — The Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers are heading into the 2018 season with new backup quarterbacks. The Seahawks have acquired quarterback Brett Hundley from the Packers, a person familiar with the deal said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade hasn’t been announced by … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | AP source: Seahawks acquire QB Brett Hundley from Packers

SEATTLE  | 3 Seahawks leave field prior to national anthem

SEATTLE  — Three Seattle Seahawks players ran into the tunnel leading to the team’s locker room prior to the national anthem on Thursday night. Defensive linemen Branden Jackson and Quinton Jefferson, and offensive lineman Duane Brown left the field following team introductions and before the start of the anthem. They returned to the sideline immediately … Continue reading SEATTLE  | 3 Seahawks leave field prior to national anthem

RENTON, Wash | Legion of Griffin’s: Seahawks select LB Shaquem Griffin

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have selected Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin in the fifth round of the NFL draft on Saturday. Griffin lost his left hand to amputation when he was younger, and became the feel-good story of the NFL draft. A groundswell of support got him an invite to the scouting … Continue reading RENTON, Wash | Legion of Griffin’s: Seahawks select LB Shaquem Griffin

RENTON, Wash. | Carroll: Seahawks still open to considering Colin Kaepernick

RENTON, Wash. | April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Pete Carroll said Monday the Seattle Seahawks have not closed the door on the possibility of adding Colin Kaepernick to their roster, but how much further they pursue it may depend on the upcoming NFL draft. “We’re still battling on all fronts, on all guys. We’re still … Continue reading RENTON, Wash. | Carroll: Seahawks still open to considering Colin Kaepernick

Barkley, Griffin shined but Brown didn’t at NFL combine

INDIANAPOLIS/March 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — All that’s left of the 2018 NFL scouting combine is for the deepest class of defensive backs ever to attend the annual assembly of college prospects to wrap up their testing and timing Monday at Lucas Oil Stadium. Then, they’ll join the other hopefuls in returning home to prepare for … Continue reading Barkley, Griffin shined but Brown didn’t at NFL combine

Seahawks sign safety Kam Chancellor to 3-year extension

RENTON, Wash./August 1, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Seattle Seahawks: Kam Chancellor wore a wry grin, knowing that a day earlier when he was peppered about his contract status and future with the Seattle Seahawks that all those questions were about to be answered. “I didn’t want to tell you all,” Chancellor said with a chuckle. “But … Continue reading Seahawks sign safety Kam Chancellor to 3-year extension

Rumbling again, Thomas Rawls leads Seattle past Detroit 26-6

SEATTLE (AP)(STL.News) — The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned. A healthy dose of Thomas Rawls rumbling on the ground. A few timely throws by Russell Wilson helped by some remarkable catches. And a defense that never allowed Detroit a sniff of the end zone. … Continue reading Rumbling again, Thomas Rawls leads Seattle past Detroit 26-6