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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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Horvat nets winner as Canucks top Sharks 4-2

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The Vancouver Canucks got a win over the San Jose Sharks in a split-squad game Tuesday night that kicked off the preseason for both teams.

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Hernandez hit hard, Mariners routed by Blue Jays

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The Blue Jays roughed up Felix Hernandez for a career worst-tying eight earned runs in a victory over the M's that further dented Seattle's fading wild-card chances.

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WWU golf teams both finish 4th at invitational tournaments

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Viking men fourth at 43rd Annual WWU Invitational as UBC defends title with tourney-record 35-under par 829. Women fourth at WNMU Invitational. WWU freshman Jenn Paul ties for sixth in collegiate debut.

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Board to release Ryan Leaf to Texas officials

FILE - In this July 27, 2010, file photo, former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is shown in Holter Lake, Mont. Authorities say Leaf was arrested in his Montana hometown on burglary and drug possession charges on Friday, March 30, 2012.

Montana's parole board has decided to release former WSU QB Ryan Leaf to authorities in Texas, for violating his probation.

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Goodell meets 11 former players about NFL conduct

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BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and chief assistant Troy Vincent have…