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Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman, right, lines up against San Francisco 49ers' Anquan Boldin in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Seattle.

Sherman named an NFC top performer for week 2 performance

Sherman, Rodgers & Hester named NFC top performers for week 2

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Lynden Lions top 2A football poll

4 Whatcom County football teams in AP Poll. Lions number 1 in 2A ranks

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Former UW coach Don James to begin chemotherapy

The 80-year-old James coached at Washington from 1975-1992 and led the Huskies to a share of the 1991 national championship.

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Process in place to find new Western A.D.

National firm in charge of search

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Seahawks tweak practice squad

Seahawks add former New York Giants defensive end to 8-man practice squad.

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Sounders’ Martins honored by MLS

Sounders forward Obafemi Martins is the MLS Player of the Week

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Mariners minor leaguer suspended for 50 games

M’s minor league pitcher Forrest Snow has been suspended following a second positive drug test

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Western athletes rake in weekly awards

McCarty, Lutz and Hutchinson recognized by conference

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More rest for Felix’s strained oblique

M’s ace isn’t ready to return yet

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Okung probably won’t play against Jacksonville

Pro Bowler injured toe against 49ers

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Red Sox finalize agreement with Sandoval

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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

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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.

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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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Messi sets European record with 74 goals

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates with teammates scoring his side's 2nd goal during a Champions League Group F soccer match between APOEL and FC Barcelona at GSP stadium, in Nicosia, Cyprus, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014.

Barcelona's Lionel Messi scored a hat trick to shatter the Champions League goalscoring record on Tuesday by taking his tally in the competition to 74