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Seismometers to monitor Seahawks-Saints game

The cheers from CenturyLink Field after the 67-yard Marshawn Lynch touchdown three years ago against the Saints registered on a seismometer in Seattle and became known as the “beast mode” quake.

Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez, right, gets a hug from Mariners' Raul Ibanez before Martinez threw out the ceremonial first pitch of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Seattle.

Edgar loses ground with Hall of Fame vote total

Former M’s Johnson and Griffey will be eligible next two years

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Huskies Beat Utes 59-57

Washington Huskies held on to defeat the Utah Runnin’ Utes, 59-57, in a Pac-12 Conference affair at Alaska Airlines Arena.

Colorado guard Spencer Dinwiddie celebrates as time runs out in the second half against Oregon in an NCAA college basketball game on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Boulder, Colo. Colorado won 100-91.

Colorado Beats Washington State 71-70 In OT

Josh Scott scored eight points in overtime as No. 15 Colorado held off Washington State 71-70 on Wednesday night.

Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch stands on the field during a brief break against the St. Louis Rams in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Seattle’s Lynch has $50,000 fine on hold

Executive vice president of football operations Ray Anderson put the fine on hold after Lynch committed to complying with league policy

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WWU men fall to #20 in national rankings

The Vikings will look to add to their school-record Carver Gym winning streak of 35 games when they host Simon Fraser on Saturday.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson warms-up before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Seattle.

Seattle hopes Wilson, offense can pop in playoffs

At the heart of getting the Seahawks offense jump started is getting quarterback Russell Wilson closer to the passer he was during the middle part of the season.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin stretches before NFL football practice on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

WR Harvin, TE Willson practice for Seattle

Willson’s recovery is a surprise after he was taken off the field on a cart in Seattle’s season finale against St. Louis.

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Pair of former Silvertips will play in Olympics

Gudas and Baranka will be on the world stage

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Seahawks logos at Saints camp

The NFC divisional playoff game is Saturday afternoon at CenturyLink Field.

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Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St keep playoff rankings

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Alabama head coach Nick Saban seems frustrated during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Auburn in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.

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Sherman, Baldwin dig at NFL in press conference

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With the help of a cardboard cutout, the Seahawks' Richard Sherman & Doug Baldwin took some digs at the NFL on Tuesday

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Red Sox finalize agreement with Sandoval

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval smilies as he and Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington pose with a team jersey as Sandoval is introduced to the media at Fenway Park Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston.

The Red Sox have finalized their five-year contract with third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the first of two big signings

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Cal coach praises Pac-12 for admitting mistakes

California head coach Sonny Dykes during the second half of an NCAA college football game against California, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

California coach Sonny Dykes praised the Pac-12 on Tuesday for acknowledging that replay officials erred in overturning two touchdowns

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Canucks acquire Pedan from Islanders for Mallet

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Pedan, a 6-foot-4 Moscow native, has played six games with the American Hockey League's Bridgeport Sound Tigers this season, recording three assists and 51 penalty minutes.