| Aug 8, 2011
| 3:00 PM
In a recent item on Pro Football Talk, Mike Florio wrote that the Ravens' free-agency gamble -- releasing veterans Willis McGahee, Todd Heap, Derrick Mason and Kelly Gregg -- blew up on them. Each player opted to sign elsewhere instead of staying here...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:51 AM
Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said that Tarvaris Jackson will start at quarterback and get a handful of plays against San Diego on Thursday in their preseason opener.
Carroll said that wide receiver Mike Williams suffered a toe sprain in practice on...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Let's jump in the time machine and flash back in time to the early 2000s when Tom Cruise wasn't a known crazy person, "Freedom Fries" were an innovation in redneck culinary circles and men under the age of 40 wearing visors in public was considered to...
| Aug 23, 2011
This is the third of eight editions in which the News-Press looks back at the area's 2010-11 seasons, school by school, before looking ahead at the year to come.
There proved to be quite a few intriguing storylines throughout the past season for...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 11:45 AM
The weather's begun to cool, and when the grass gets cut these days, it smells sweeter.
I first became aware of this mid-August phenomenon at the age of 12 or 13, when I started playing junior-league football. Mind you, the fragrance of the turf is a lot...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:56 PM
The Seahawks outscored the Falcons 21-6 in the second half Sunday behind aggressive defense and a dynamic no-huddle offense. But it wasn’t enough – the Falcons’ 24-7 halftime lead proved too much for the Seahawks to overcome.
| Oct 9, 2011
| 11:56 PM
I must be crazy - because I heard the Seahawks won a game on the East Coast today!
And I must be nuts because an undrafted rookie free agent caught the winning pass!
Let’s put this win in perspective. For all the mistakes and untimely turnovers...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:30 PM
In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you.
This week, we're going to turn...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 5:00 AM
The Seattle Seahawks have a pair of starting wide receivers in Sidney Rice and Mike Williams who are large, physical targets for either Tarvaris Jackson or Charlie Whitehurst.
But undrafted rookie Doug Baldwin leads the offense in catches (28), is...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 4:42 PM
Marshawn Lynch extended his streak of consecutive games with a touchdown to six as the Seattle Seahawks continued their mastery of the St. Louis Rams with a 24-7 road victory on Sunday.
Lynch gained 88 yards on 27 carries while Sidney Rice had a...
| May 3, 2011
CBS News Tuesday made it official and named Scott Pelley anchor and managing editor of the "CBS Evening News."I covered Pelley in the 1980s in Dallas when he was a star reporter at WFAA-TV's outstanding news operation and I was the TV critic/columnist for...