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  • Tombstone JROTC to present colors at Cardinals game. Cadets prepare for Dec. 21 national broadcast

    12/12/2014 10:56:57 AM PST · by SandRat · 7 replies
    TOMBSTONE – The Tombstone High School Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Color Guard will be making a national television debut Sunday, Dec. 21, when they present the colors during the Arizona Cardinals football game against the Seattle Seahawks. Retired Chief Warrant Officer 4 Tom Gross, the school’s JROTC senior army instructor learned Monday the color guard had been asked to present the colors. “This is by far the biggest event we have done, as it will be on the national broadcast,” said Gross. The five cadets Gross plans to send are Cadet Sgt. 1st Class Sam Powers, Cadet Sgt. 1st...
  • Seahawks don't think Russell Wilson is black enough? (Harvin trade)

    10/22/2014 4:29:12 PM PDT · by Libloather · 29 replies
    Yardbarker via MSN ^ | 10/22/14 | Larry Brown
    As the reasons behind the Seahawks’ decision to trade Percy Harvin are continually analyzed, more information about the dynamics of the team’s locker room are being reported. In the latest report, it is suggested that there was a divide in the locker room among Seahawks supporting Russell Wilson and players who supported Harvin. The report says that as the chasm grew, the Seahawks decided they had to trade Harvin before things became more fractured. Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman, who explores the trade and locker room dynamic in Seattle, gives several reasons why some players have issues with Wilson, and he...
  • Muema Leaves Combine, Cites Religion

    02/25/2014 11:20:41 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 17 replies
    San Diego Union-Telegraph ^ | FEB. 23, 2014 | Michael Gehlken
    Former San Diego State running back Adam Muema left the NFL Scouting Combine on Sunday without working out, citing religious reasons. Running backs competed in afternoon drills at Lucas Oil Stadium. Muema, the fourth leading rusher in Aztecs history, did not participate. He said he was "following God," who told him if he missed workouts, he'd play for the Seattle Seahawks. Playing for Seattle is his "dream," Muema said. NFL teams are aware of the decision. "Can't go wrong with God," Muema said. Muema spoke Sunday in a phone interview from the Indianapolis International Airport. He was set to return...
  • The Making of a Champion: Seattle Seahawks

    02/06/2014 6:17:57 AM PST · by Hiskid · 13 replies
    2/6/14 | Hiskid
    A great Video from the Seahawks
  • DECLARE your Blessings !

    02/05/2014 6:38:28 PM PST · by Jedediah
    My promises are all yours in fullness but you must declare your horizons as Moses, praise me as Daniel and obey me as Ezekiel ( Speak to these bones) then all the scales will fall from your eyes (2 kings 6:17) that my kingdom will reveal itself in fullness and truth for truly it is already here merely waiting for your faith to rise . So rise up oh well for your blessings lay before you as you declare and I and The Father are waiting to meet you at this place " TRUST" for I am your bank of...
  • What you need to know for the Seahawks victory parade (Calling All Seahawk Fans)

    02/05/2014 5:07:33 AM PST · by Seattle Conservative · 63 replies
    King 5 TV - Seattle ^ | February 2 - updated February 5, 2014 | King 5 News
    The city expects around 300,000 people - the same attendance as Seafair Parade - along the parade route to celebrate the Seahawks Super Bowl XLVIII Champions, the first Super Bowl winners in franchise history. >snip The Seahawks victory parade is scheduled for 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. It will begin just south of Seattle Center at Denny Way and travel south down 4th Avenue past Westlake Park and finish at the north entrance of CenturyLink Field. >snip A Super Bowl celebration will be held at CenturyLink Field following the parade. The celebration is expected to start around 1 p.m....
  • Yahweh’s Substance is your makeup "Christ alive" in you, surrender and receive !

    02/03/2014 6:04:16 PM PST · by Jedediah · 11 replies
    My substance is your makeup but do not look for it to be anatomical and my atomic number is eternal never wasting away for truly I AM Wonderful in ALL aspects of this one word "ETERNAL". I AM thus an eternal constant and there is no slide rule that can measure my kingdom for I have no beginning or end to measure yet I have storehouses ,does my Word not proclaim this ?! So tell me my children is there really a need to be earthbound when even now you carry this makeup within you ?! Let me allow you...
  • Freep a Poll! (Did you find the Super Bowl game worth all the hype?)

    02/03/2014 5:03:02 PM PST · by dynachrome · 27 replies ^ | 2-3-14 |
    Did you find the Super Bowl game worth all the hype? No Yes

    02/03/2014 2:01:23 PM PST · by big'ol_freeper · 43 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2 Feb 14
    After the Seattle Seahawks won their first Super Bowl in franchise history on Sunday, fans in Seattle jumped on cars, took over intersections, torched couches, and riot police had to be brought in to restore order.
  • Take Nothing Away from the Seahawks, But... What a Disappointing Super Bowl

    02/03/2014 11:30:48 AM PST · by Kaslin · 95 replies
    Rush ^ | February 3, 2014 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: I tell you, I thought they were gonna have to drag Rupert Murdoch out of the stadium on a stretcher last night. My God, can you believe how much audience they had to lose during that game in the second half? Can you imagine how many make goods or how much money they're gonna have to be rebating to their sponsors because so many eyeballs -- I'm guessing that there was a huge tune-out the second half, 'cause, man. Folks, look, I have to be real careful here. As you know, I'm a huge football fan, and...
  • WATCH: MVP Malcolm Smith Interrupted By Man Calling For 9/11 Probe

    02/03/2014 9:06:35 AM PST · by csvset · 8 replies
    CBS ^ | February 2, 2014 | CBS
    <p>EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Talk about the wrong place at the wrong time.</p> <p>A man jumped onto the podium during Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith‘s postgame news conference, grabbed the microphone and said the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were “perpetrated by people with your own government.”</p>
  • 2-2-2014 SUPERBOWL THREAD: Drive for History

    02/02/2014 7:53:54 AM PST · by doug from upland · 267 replies
  • Deaf Seattle Seahawks Player Gives Super Bowl Tickets to Deaf Twins

    01/31/2014 3:17:31 PM PST · by NYer · 5 replies
    Life News ^ | January 31, 2014 | Lauren Enriquez
    Earlier this month, Duracell produced a commercial featuring the deaf Seattle Seahawks player, Derrick Coleman. If you havenÂ’t seen it yet, itÂ’s a must watch. And if you have seen it, watch it again. We filled you in on ColemanÂ’s back-story when the Duracell ad was initially released:The 23-year-old California native defied the odds by pursuing sports despite coaches who couldnÂ’t communicate well with him, and people who picked on and didnÂ’t understand him. Coleman completed incredible football careers in both high school and college (UCLA), but his first try at the NFL after college didnÂ’t work out.But Derrick didnÂ’t...
  • The Adoration of Russell Wilson (a very good story about a very good guy)

    01/30/2014 4:56:47 PM PST · by doug from upland · 35 replies
    ESPN ^ | 1-2014
    SEATTLE -- If you want to understand why Russell Wilson might go down as the most important player in the history of the Seattle Seahawks, maybe even the most important athlete to ever ply his trade in the Pacific Northwest, you can't begin with football. It's better to start with a story of a beautiful five-pound boy, and his imperfect, broken heart. In the months leading up to the birth of his twin sons, Seattle salesman Dave Quick daydreamed about sports the way so many young, first-time fathers do. When he closed his eyes, he could see the three of...
  • Boeing 12th man flight - happening now.

    01/30/2014 2:28:28 PM PST · by Aria · 45 replies
    Boeing Company ^ | 1/30/3014 | none
    Boeing painted a plane with the Seahawks logo, including a big 12, and today that plane is flying over eastern Washington in a 12 pattern. You can see the progress here. There are signs with "12" on them all over Seattle. This town is totally into it.
  • Pot grower’s ‘Beast Mode’ strain packs punch [SEAHAWKS]

    01/27/2014 2:53:51 PM PST · by steve86 · 10 replies
    The Seattle Times ^ | 1/26/2014 | Robert Young
    With bartenders naming cocktails after Seahawks players, it’s no surprise a local pot grower has come up with a strain called “Beast Mode,” in tribute to Marshawn Lynch. “It’s extremely strong,” said Nate “Diggity” Johnson, owner of the Queen Anne Cannabis Club, which carries the strain named after the burly Seahawks running back. Most of the weed sold in Seattle medical-marijuana dispensaries has a THC content between 12 and 20 percent. An indica-dominant strain of the OG Kush family, Beast Mode has a THC content of 17.6, according to testing by Analytical 360, Johnson said.
  • So what did Richard Sherman say to Michael Crabtree? Now we know thanks to ‘Sound FX’

    01/23/2014 11:56:08 AM PST · by doug from upland · 41 replies
    So what did Richard Sherman say to Michael Crabtree? Now we know thanks to ‘Sound FX’
  • (Seahawk) Derrick Coleman writes special letter to deaf little girl who wrote him

    01/23/2014 6:33:24 AM PST · by doug from upland · 18 replies
    (LETTERS ARE AT THE LINK) This story just keeps getting better. On Tuesday we shared a letter a young deaf fan wrote to Seahawks FB Derrick Coleman, who is also deaf. This all comes after the inspiring ad about Coleman's life that went viral last week. Coleman wrote a letter back to the deaf fan and her twin sister and shared it Wednesday on Twitter. Is it great? Yup:
  • David Shaw knows the other side of Richard Sherman

    01/21/2014 12:38:59 PM PST · by doug from upland · 20 replies
    David Shaw knows the other side of Richard Sherman Posted by Darin Gantt on January 21, 2014, 8:40 AM EST Richard Sherman AP Stanford coach David Shaw has seen both sides of Richard Sherman. And when something has two sides, there has to be an edge that separates them. That edge, Shaw said, it what makes the Seahawks cornerback so special on the field. “Bill Walsh said you want guys with high character who are great players and great people,” Shaw said, via Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News. “But every once in a while, you have to...
  • Super Bowl XLVIII: Denver's Surgical Passing Attack vs. Seattle's Brash Secondary

    01/19/2014 11:12:38 PM PST · by This Just In · 67 replies
    Breitbart ^ | January 19, 2014 | Tony Lee
    "Omaha" versus "You mad, bro?" Super Bowl XLVIII between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks is setting up to be a classic contest in which the surgical Peyton Manning will try to perhaps cap off his career and legacy against the brash--and best (ask Richard Sherman)--Seattle secondary that has smothered the league's best wide receivers all season long. Simply put, the league's top offense (Denver) will face the league's top defense (Seattle). Something has to give.
  • Is Pete Carroll A 9/11 Truther? [Seattle Seahawks head coach]

    01/20/2014 9:34:25 AM PST · by deks · 31 replies ^ | June 13, 2013 | Jack Dickey
    Is Seahawks coach Pete Carroll a 9/11 truther? That all depends: Does badgering a former four-star general about whether 9/11 was real make one a truther? Here's what happened, according to a couple sources: Late last spring, retired general Peter Chiarelli, who had just finished his term as the Army's vice chief of staff, visited Carroll at the Seattle Seahawks headquarters. Chiarelli was expecting a pleasant meeting. After all, the pair had what important businesspeople tend to call synergies: Chiarelli—who grew up in Seattle—is a big Seahawks fan. His post-military work concerns traumatic brain injury research, a cause of some...
  • To Those Who Would Call Me a Thug - Seahawks CB Richard Sherman explains interview

    01/20/2014 9:21:37 AM PST · by Texas Eagle · 114 replies ^ | 1/20/14 | Richard Sherman
    ‘To Those Who Would Call Me a Thug or Worse …’ I show passion on the football field—but that’s only a small part of who I am. If you want to judge me, I can handle it. By Richard Sherman · More from Richard· 0 What a night, and what a finish. Near midnight I still had about 70 unread text messages from friends and family, most of which read, “Best interview ever!” Many of my Twitter mentions were less supportive. My body ached. I was thrilled and proud and upset, all at once. Here’s what happened …
  • Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman goes off during post-game interview with Erin Andrews

    01/20/2014 8:35:26 AM PST · by TexasCajun · 134 replies ^ | January 19, 2014 | Twitchy Staff
    During a post-game sideline interview with Fox Sports’ Erin Andrews, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman went off on San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree while giving himself some high praise: Video at Link.
  • Derrick Coleman's inspiring story gains traction via Duracell video [deaf Seahawks FB]

    01/16/2014 7:26:54 AM PST · by doug from upland · 14 replies
    nfl dot com ^ | 1-14-2014 | Bill Bradley
    watch video here NOTE: it is OK to be a Niner fan and still be inspired by this guy Coleman is essentially deaf. He's been that way since being diagnosed with a genetic and incurable hearing impairment as a toddler. The disability could have stopped Coleman. Instead, he adapted, starring as a running back in high school and at UCLA before catching on as fullback with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent. The team was confident enough in Coleman's abilities to cut starting fullback Michael Robinson during training camp. Robinson was later brought back, but Coleman has...
  • Sport Science: CenturyLink Field (Seahawk's stadium designed to be loud)

    01/13/2014 8:32:38 PM PST · by doug from upland · 43 replies
    ESPN ^ | 1-10-2014
    FOOTBALL FANS WILL ENJOY THIS VIDEO explaining why the Seahawk's stadium is so loud -- setting the record of 137.6 decibels. They beat the Kansas City Chiefs' 137.5. A jet engine at 100 feet is 140 decibels. If you want to own a hearing aid company in the future, head to Seattle.
  • Silence costs Marshawn Lynch $50K

    01/05/2014 9:46:59 AM PST · by Raymann · 19 replies ^ | Schefter | Adam
    The NFL handed down one of its stiffest fines of the season to Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch last week -- for not talking. Lynch briefly spoke to reporters Friday, but it was apparently too little, too late for the NFL. According to a Seahawks source, the league fined Lynch $50,000 for not speaking to the media throughout this season until Friday, when he briefly met with and spoke to reporters.
  • Jon Kitna joining Dallas Cowboys as QB insurance

    12/24/2013 3:36:52 PM PST · by Perdogg · 90 replies
    NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the Dallas Cowboys worked out David Carr, Tyler Thigpen, John Skelton and Caleb Hanie, only to send all four of the free-agent quarterbacks home without a contract. Now we know why.
  • Seahawks: Undercover Cops Hired To Wear Opposing Team’s Uniform

    09/12/2013 6:52:06 AM PDT · by don-o · 47 replies
    CBS Seattle - AP ^ | September 12, 2013
    RENTON, Wash. (CBS Seattle/AP) — The Seattle Seahawks announced that the organization has hired undercover cops to wear San Francisco 49ers gear and patrol Sunday’s game in order to curb unruly behavior. “We have great fans,” said Seahawks president Peter McLoughlin. “Our goal is to ensure a safe environment for all in attendance, including visiting team fans.” The Seahawks announced Wednesday they will have the undercover police officers wearing opposing team apparel
  • Sprinklers go off in the third quarter of Dolphins-Seahawks at Miami’s Sun Life Stadium

    11/25/2012 3:38:15 PM PST · by BerryDingle · 14 replies
    Yahoo Sports ^ | 25 November, 2012 | Doug Farrar
    The sprinklers went off on the Sun Life field, dousing everybody with water. One side judge ran away like the sprinklers were full of hot lava, while some players seemed to enjoy cooling off in the Miami heat. Someone found the off switch a few seconds later, and play resumed.
  • Worst call of the season?

    09/24/2012 8:58:23 PM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 85 replies
    grey_whiskers ^ | 09-24-2012 | grey_whiskers
    Holy crap! I thought one only got bias like this from MSNBC about the election. That is all.
  • Watch Brian Banks Try Out With The Seahawks, Get Invited To Minicamp

    06/08/2012 9:49:55 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 2 replies
    sportsgrid ^ | 6-8-12 | Glenn Davis
    Watch Brian Banks Try Out With The Seahawks, Get Invited To Minicamp by Glenn Davis | 6:26 pm, June 8th, 2012 You’ve seen the story of Brian Banks, the former hotshot high school football prospect who spent five years in prison for a rape the alleged victim later admitted never happened. You’ve seen Banks mark his new life as a free man with a Tonight Show appearance. But what you probably haven’t seen yet is Banks’ attempt to resume his football career, which was once so promising. Well, that changes now. Banks mentioned his upcoming tryout with the Seahawks to...
  • Seahawks' Golden Tate criticizes NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson

    07/15/2011 10:50:36 PM PDT · by Route797 · 141 replies
    Seattle Times ^ | 7-15-2011 | Associated Press
    LOUDON, N.H. — Jimmie Johnson has two titles he is especially proud to have linked to his name. Five-time NASCAR champion. AP Male Athlete of the Year. Johnson was swept into a brief Twitter feud this week because of his inclusion as a nominee for male athlete of the year at the ESPY Awards. Seahawks receiver Golden Tate posted on his account, @ShowtimeTate, "Jimmy johnson up for best athlete???? Um nooo .. Driving a car does not show athleticism." Tate, 22, angered NASCAR fans and posted, "12th man get these rednecks off me." More Tate tweets: • "I've driven a...
  • Steelers fan sent home from Seahawks-crazed school for jersey

    01/15/2011 3:22:34 AM PST · by malkee · 9 replies
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ^ | Jan 15 2011 | Michael A. Fuoco
    The reception was anything but immaculate Friday, when seventh-grader Grendon Bailie wore a Franco Harris Steelers jersey to his middle school in Tacoma, Wash., on Seattle Seahawks Appreciation Day. Grendon, 13, scored no points with administrators, who barred him from classes for not following Truman Middle School's directive that Seahawks jerseys or colors would be the only permitted exceptions from the dress code at the public school. This time, unlike in the 2006 Super Bowl, the Steelers fell to the Seahawks -- Grendon decided to just go home rather than change out of Steelers attire. And that was fine with...
  • Marshawn Lynch's Playoff Clinching Run Registered a Minor Earthquake

    01/10/2011 8:07:18 AM PST · by ipa2tf · 29 replies
    SB Nation ^ | Jan 9, 2011 | Jeff Collier
    Talk about Beast Mode ... According to the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network, a blip in the seismograph came at the exact same moment that Seahawk Running back Marshawn Lynch was rumblin', bumblin', and stumblin' into the the endzone from 67 yards out, making at least seven New Orleans Saints whiff on their tackle attempts. King 5 News posted a picture of the seismography on their Facebook page:
  • Beer scandal rocks Seattle’s QWest Field on eve of playoff game

    01/09/2011 5:18:22 AM PST · by Brookhaven · 19 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | January, 2011 | None
    The Seattle Seahawks will become the first team in NFL history with a losing record (7-9) to host a playoff game when the defending-champ Saints visit Saturday afternoon. But Seattle’s losing record is not the only scandal rocking the football world today. Nope. There’s something much more sinister brewing in the Emerald City: the team’s home stadium, Qwest Field, has reportedly short-changed fans who order a large beer! The beer vendors this season charged $8.50 for a 20-ounce beer and $7.25 for a 16-ounce beer. But it turns out both cups hold the same amount of beer, even though one...
  • Seattle Seahawks(7-9)defeat St.Louis Rams 16-6, win NFC West with losing record, host Saints

    01/02/2011 8:40:11 PM PST · by Steelers6 · 5 replies
    ESPN ^ | January 2, 2010 | steelers6
    Rare Birds Indeed With their win over the Rams, the 7-9 Seahawks won the NFC West and made history by making the playoffs.
  • Denmark seeks MH-60R Seahawks

    12/01/2010 7:47:49 PM PST · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 1 replies · 1+ views
    UPI ^ | 12/01/2010 | UPI
    Denmark is eyeing the purchase of 12 MH-60R Seahawk Multi-Mission Helicopters under the Foreign Military Sales program. The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency, in its notification to Congress, said the sale of the helicopters, associated parts, equipment and logistical support for them is worth about $2 billion. "This proposed sale will contribute to the foreign policy and national security of the United States by helping to improve the security of a NATO ally which has been, and continues to be, an important force for political and economic stability in Europe," it said.
  • Minnesota Vikings' Leslie Frazier second-guesses interview. Was he Seattle's token black candidate?

    08/10/2010 4:35:10 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 3 replies
    St. Paul Pioneer Press ^ | August 10, 2010 | John Shipley
    MANKATO, Minn. — Leslie Frazier has interviewed for seven head-coaching vacancies and felt good about six of those interviews. "One of them I was a little concerned about," he said. The Vikings assistant head coach and defensive coordinator declined to identify the source of his unease, but it doesn't take a slippery slope to land in Seattle, which interviewed Frazier early in January, only a couple of days before naming Pete Carroll its coach. Frazier is one of the NFL's top coordinators, leaving a trail of success everywhere he has been — from Philadelphia to Indianapolis to Minnesota. The Vikings...
  • Sea Hawks to Tunisia

    07/05/2010 6:59:33 PM PDT · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 5 replies
    Key Aero ^ | 7/5/2010 | Key Aero
    The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) notified Congress on June 30 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Tunisia of 12 refurbished SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopters in a package worth some $282 million (€225 million). This proposed sale would “enhance the modernisation of the Tunisian Air Force’s overwater search and rescue capability” says the DSCA and “enable continued interoperability with US Armed Forces and other coalition partners in the region”. The Tunisian Republic Air Force (TRAF) currently operates around eleven HH-3E Jolly Green Giants with 36 Squadron at Bizerte-Karouba Air Base and it is assumed that...
  • Navy helicopter pilots see their profile rise

    05/08/2010 10:56:22 PM PDT · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 21 replies · 865+ views
    Sign On San Diego ^ | 5/8/2010 | Jeanette Steele
    Their $33 million helicopters are new. There’s an aircraft-carrier briefing room with their name on the door now. And they get extra parking spaces on the multimillion-dollar real estate of the carrier flight deck. All the attention feels a little odd, Navy helicopter pilots say. “We’re not used to being the story,” said Cmdr. Ken Strong, executive officer of HSM-77, a San Diego-based squadron of MH-60R Seahawks. It’s a good time to be flying helicopters for the Navy. Long in the shadow of the jet jockeys — no one has ever made a movie about the rotor-blade community with Tom...
  • USC football: Pete Carroll says Seahawks opportunity 'came out of nowhere' (Carroll Resigns)

    01/11/2010 9:24:52 AM PST · by americanophile · 25 replies · 912+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | January 11, 2010 | Gary Klein
    Pete Carroll is off to the NFL He will meet today with USC players and then begin his transition back to pro football, where he last coached in 1999. I spoke with Carroll early this morning about his decision to leave USC and his new job with the Seattle Seahawks. On the possibility of landing what he considered a perfect NFL opportunity: “I had given up on it, but it came out of nowhere.” On whether he left because of possible NCAA sanctions: “Not in any way. Because I know where we stand. It’s just a process we have to...
  • No Mora: The Case for Firing the Seahawks' First-Year Coach

    12/28/2009 12:08:11 PM PST · by pissant · 8 replies · 562+ views
    Seattle Weekly ^ | 12/28/09 | Mike Seely
    All season long, prudent Seahawk observers have resisted the urge to call for Jim Mora's head. The Seahawks weren't a good team last year under Mike Holmgren, and his are big shoes to fill. Furthermore, team management didn't do anything to address its malnourished running game in the off-season, and the Hawks have been at least as injury-plagued as last year. Then again, quarterback Matt Hasselbeck has been largely healthy this season, and the receiving corps not nearly as depleted as when Holmgren's team essentially held open tryouts to get enough healthy sets of hands in uniform. And, most importantly,...
  • Texans Finally Put Together A Comfortable Win

    12/14/2009 5:33:45 AM PST · by Patriot1259 · 7 replies · 332+ views ^ | 12/14/2009 | WJ Richardson
    The Texans jumped out front early and often en route to their 34-7 thrashing of the hapless Seahawks, who ostensibly had already made their winter vacation plans by the time their plane landed in Houston.
  • Church: Stop being 'evangelly-fish' (Christian = the new Negro)

    11/22/2009 8:57:02 AM PST · by markomalley · 13 replies · 546+ views
    WND ^ | 11/20/2009 | Ken Hutchinson
    What is this world coming to? Another day brings another definition of love, marriage, religion, truth, civil rights and the church. Can anyone remember when there was more confusion? Only in a culture bombarded by "tolerance" could these issues be debated with any seriousness. It has been said loudly and proudly that gay marriage is a civil-rights issue. If that's the case, then gays would be the new African-Americans. I'm here to tell you now, and hopefully for the last time, that the gay community is not the new "African-American" community. In fact, I think Christians are the new Negro...
  • Report: Seahawks release RB Alexander

    04/22/2008 3:27:30 PM PDT · by BJClinton · 46 replies · 102+ views
    NFL wire via Yahoo! ^ | 04/22/2008 | staff
    CARSON, CALIFORNIA (TICKER) —The Seattle Seahawks evidently have cut ties with star running back Shaun Alexander. The Seahawks have released Alexander, according to a report Tuesday by the NFL Network. The 2005 league MVP, Alexander has been hampered by a variety of injuries over the last two seasons. Alexander, 30, is recovering from offseason wrist surgery and underwent a physical this week. The all-time rushing leader in Seahawks franchise history, Alexander appeared in 13 games - 10 starts - last season, rushing for just 716 yards and four touchdowns. Those numbers constituted Alexander’s lowest rushing and scoring totals since his...
  • Seahawks sign running back Julius Jones; Alexander wants to know what’s up

    03/11/2008 9:57:20 AM PDT · by stainlessbanner · 20 replies · 455+ views
    AP via yahoo! ^ | 11-March-2008 | GREGG BELL
    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP)—Now that the Seattle Seahawks have signed Julius Jones, Shaun Alexander wants to know what’s going on. The four-time defending NFC West champions announced Monday they had signed Jones, the deposed starting running back in Dallas, to a multiyear contract. Terms were not released, but it is reportedly a four-year deal.Jones’ arrival is further proof coach Mike Holmgren wasn’t just appeasing the fan base when he said fixing Seattle’s anemic running game was a priority for 2008. Seattle averaged just 4.0 yards per carry in 2006 and 3.8 last season.It is also the second running back Seattle has...
  • Holmgren will return to Seahawks; changes staff

    01/22/2008 7:04:45 PM PST · by Bean Counter · 4 replies · 123+ views
    The Columbian ^ | January 22, 2008 | AP
    Tuesday, January 22, 2008 Associated Press Mike Holmgren will return for a final season as coach of the Seattle Seahawks — but only a final season. The 59-year-old veteran of 16 seasons as an NFL head coach announced his decision Tuesday to fulfill the final year of his contract, after spending the weekend with his wife at their offseason Arizona home. “Kathy and I came to this decision to finish my contract,” said Holmgren, who had hinted at retirement for weeks. “This will be my last year. We are going to make it the best year ever. “And then probably...
  • Super Bowl 2

    10/07/2007 11:36:53 AM PDT · by knarf · 20 replies · 587+ views
    NFL | October 7, 2007 | knarf
    I'm blacked out (so how can I be typing ? ..[just thought I'd put that in before someone else did])Is anyone watching?There's no live thread.
  • Seahawks' Alexander still nursing a broken foot?

    05/08/2007 10:57:38 AM PDT · by bedolido · 179+ views
    NWCN ^ | 5-8-2007 | Staff Writer
    KIRKLAND, Wash. - Shaun Alexander might still have a broken foot, something he doesn't want confirmed just yet. The Seattle Seahawks' star running back said Monday his left foot, broken for the final four months of last season, may still be cracked as he begins the 2007 preseason. The 2005 NFL MVP doesn't want to know for sure until after his team's veteran minicamp ends Thursday. RB Alexander tracks a pass in Seahawks minicamp. He later talks about being a new dad, the upcoming season and his injured foot.
  • Soggy night for Seahawks game (By God That's Football!! **ping**)

    11/06/2006 4:13:46 PM PST · by Bean Counter · 8 replies · 320+ views
    Northwest Cable news ^ | November 6, 2006 | Staff
    SEATTLE - Rain and wind are forecast for Seattle during the Seahawks' Monday night football game at Qwest Field and the Seattle Police Department is asking fans to use some extra care when traveling tonight. Stormy weather is causing traffic congestion throughout the city and it will only get worse as rush hour approaches. Ticket-holders are being advised to head for Qwest Field an additional 90 minutes earlier than they had originally planned. And if you're planning on watching the game in your cozy living room, you should consider leaving work a little early.