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New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham celebrates his touchdown reception against the San Francisco 49ers late in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014.

Jimmy Graham excited about trade to Seahawks

Graham was in Seattle on Wednesday and passed his physical but the trade won’t be finalized until Unger takes his physical with the Saints, expected next week

FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2014, file photo, New England Patriots cornerback Brandon Browner exhorts the crowd in the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Foxborough, Mass. Browner got a Super Bowl ring without playing in the game for Seattle last season. He was serving a suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. Now he's a physical cornerback for the Patriots who will go for his second straight championship, this time against the Seahawks.

Former Seahawk Browner leaves Super Bowl champs for the Saints

The New Orleans Saints say they've agreed to sign free-agent cornerback Brandon Browner to a three-year contract.


Constantine open to NHL team before NBA team

King County Executive Dow Constantine released a statement late Wednesday suggesting that Seattle should be open to build an arena for only a NHL franchise.

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Squalicum student Connor Urcuyo goes viral after Reddit post

Squalicum High School student Connor Urcuyo has been getting some attention for his quest to recruit a favorite NBA team because the Sonics left town.

Actor Will Ferrell suited up for the Seattle Mariners during a Spring Training game versus the Oakland Athletics on March 12, 2015.

‘Five tool’ Will Ferrell off on spring training blitz

Wearing No. 19, first for Oakland and then for visiting Seattle, the star of "Anchorman, The Legend of Ron Burgundy," ''Elf" and many other movies played shortstop for the Athletics in the top of the first inning, then second base for the Mariners in the top of the second.

Eastern Washington's Tyler Harvey, in air, celebrates with his teammates following an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Bloomington, Ind. Eastern Washington won the game 88-86.

Harvey’s 42 carry Eastern Washington to Big Sky semifinals

Harvey, the nation's leading scorer, finished 8 for 12 from 3-point range, scoring a career high 43 points in the win.


Jaguars release former Seahawks defensive end Red Bryant

A fourth-round draft pick by Seattle in 2008, Bryant joined Jacksonville last year. The 6-foot-4, 323-pound run-stopper signed a four-year deal worth $17 million, started all 16 games and finished with 22 tackles and a sack.

Stanford guard Chasson Randle, left, is greeted by teammate Stefan Nastic, right, after scoring in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Utah Saturday, March 8, 2014, in Stanford, Calif. Stanford won the game 61-60.

Cardinal pull off victory over Huskies in Pac-12 tournament

Chasson Randle hit a 3-pointer with 2.4 seconds left, lifting Stanford to a 71-69 win over Washington in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament Wednesday night.

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Trail Blazers hold off Rockets

LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 14 rebounds

Seattle Mariners' Erasmo Ramirez pitches in the first inning a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, March 6, 2015, in Phoenix.

Tulowitzki homers off Erasmo Ramirez in return, Rockies beat Mariners 4-1

Kyle Seager hit his first home run of the spring in the third inning in the loss.

Six Former Eagles Participate in Annual Pro Day Wednesday

Six Former Eagles Participate in Annual Pro Day Wednesday

Six former Eastern Washington University football players took part in testing for professional football scouts at EWU’s annual Pro Day on Wednesday.

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Will Ferrell to suit up for the Mariners, plus 9 other teams, Thursday

Will Ferrell will try and play ten different positions with ten different MLB teams in a project dedicated to the fight against cancer.

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Bruce Irvin, left, is separated from New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham, second from right, before an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014.

Carroll on Graham joining team: “I don’t have any thoughts that there will be a problem”

Seahawks head coach says things will be fine between Jimmy Graham and Michael Bennett, Bruce Irvin

Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks at a news conference about charges against a food industry group accused of violating state campaign finance laws, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Seattle. Ferguson accused the Grocery Manufacturers Association of violating laws for how it collected and spent more than $7 million to oppose a food labeling initiative. Ferguson said he was moving quickly to seek a temporary restraining order, hoping that the group would soon disclose who contributed to the cause as voters prepare to cast their ballots. Some parts of the food industry have been working to defeat Initiative 522 that would require labeling on genetically modified foods.

Washington state to sue Super Bowl ticket seller

Attorney General Bob Ferguson leads suit against New York based company

Washington State's Ike Iroegbu, right, drives past California's Tyrone Wallace during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the first round of the Pac-12 conference tournament, Wednesday, March 11, 2015, in Las Vegas.

Bears open Pac-12 tournament with 84-59 win over Cougars

Ike Iroegbu led the Cougars with 17 points. Leading scorer DaVonte' Lacy was held to 9 points on 4 of 11 shooting

Seattle Seahawks' Walter Thurmond celebrates his touchdown in the end zone against the Minnesota Vikings in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Seattle.

Eagles add former Seahawk cornerback Walter Thurmond

Thurmond is the latest former Oregon player to join the Eagles since coach Chip Kelly left the Ducks two years ago.

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Five local prep hoop stars to play in all-state games

Games set for Eastside Catholic High School in Sammamish Saturday

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WWU men’s golf finishes 7th in California

Vikings jump up from 10th in final two rounds

Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer (33) shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Sacramento State in Spokane, Wash., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.

No. 7 Gonzaga beats BYU 91-75 to win 14th WCC title

Wiltjer leads Zags with double-double

Seattle Mariners' Felix Hernandez throws during spring training baseball practice Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Felix Hernandez tosses two scoreless but Rockies sink Mariners

Felix Hernandez worked two scoreless innings in his 2015 Spring Training debut,but the Rockies batted around in the 5th inning to boost them to a 9-3 win over the Mariners.

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Kentucky remains undefeated after beating Notre Dame & moves on to Final Four

Kentucky's Trey Lyles, left, and Karl-Anthony Towns, right, listen to Willie Cauley-Stein during the team's news conference at the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland. Kentucky plays Notre Dame in the final Saturday, hoping to extend their unbeaten streak and reach the Final Four.

Andrew Harrison hit two free throws with six seconds left as the Wildcats survived a 68-66 win over third seed Notre Dame.

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10-man FC Dallas holds off the Sounders

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

FC Dallas played with 10 men for the majority of the night, the Seattle Sounders failed to capitalize and the match ended in a scoreless draw Saturday night.

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Wisconsin heads to Final Four after win over Arizona

Wisconsin Badgers Head Coach Bo Ryan works with the team during the first round of the NCAA Midwest Regional basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Thursday, March 20, 2008

The Badgers (35-3) denied the Wildcats (34-4) a Final Four berth for the second straight year, having beaten them by one point in overtime in Anaheim a year ago when their seeds were reversed.

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Zunino homers twice, but Giants rally to edge Mariners 9-8

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

The San Francisco Giants rallied from a four-run deficit in the top of the ninth inning with minor leaguers Saturday in a 9-8 split-squad victory.