The San Francisco Giants beat the visiting St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 in 10 innings to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven NL Championship Series. Pitcher Randy Choate’s throwing error allowed Brandon Crawford to score the winning run.
Here's the transcript of what Seattle coach Pete Carroll had to say to the media today:
Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson was a hero last week after leading the Seahawks to a victory at Washington. But Sunday, he had the third-lowest passer rating of his career in a loss to Dallas.
Australian rugby player Jarryd Hayne, 26, is moving to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of playing in the NFL. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said, “It would be a tremendous challenge and only a certain few could do it.”
Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner will not play Sunday at St. Louis and will “probably” be out at least a couple weeks, Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday.
Former Seahawk Michael Robinson, now an analyst with the NFL Network, had some rather candid things to say about Seattle and its offense today. Here's the transcript as provided by the NFL Network:
Seattle's official injury report for Wednesday is out and includes a new name not mentioned by Pete Carroll earlier in the day --- defensive lineman Jordan Hill. Hill did not practice due to an ankle injury.
Seattle offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell met the media Wednesday for the first time since the Seahawks' 30-23 loss to Dallas.
Seattle receiver Doug Baldwin became the face of the frustration the Seahawks felt during their 30-23 loss to Dallas Sunday, both for what he said after the game to reporters and for what TV cameras captured him saying to quarterback Russell Wilson during the game (all of which is detailed here by L
Here's today's Extra Points video breaking down Seattle's injury situation as of Wednesday:
The Seahawks will indeed be without middle linebacker Bobby Wagner for a few weeks with a turf toe suffered in Sunday's loss to Dallas, with coach Pete Carroll saying today "he's really sore and looks like it's going to be a while.''
John Ross III knows what to expect when the Huskies enter Autzen Stadium in Eugene on Saturday.
Legendary coach Mike Montgomery, who built a powerhouse at Stanford and resurrected California, is the newest addition to the Pac-12 Networks men's basketball broadcasting team as an analyst.
A day after Hau'oli Kikaha earned mention as the midseason defensive player of the year from ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr., Shaq Thompson today got similar mention from CBSsports.com today.
The return of injured offensive tackle Jake Fisher gave Oregon a boost last week in its victory over UCLA. But the UW defense has played well, and the Huskies lead the nation with a plus-14 turnover margin.
UW offensive coordinator Jonathan Smith after Wednesday's practice:
After their 30-23 loss at home to Dallas Sunday, the Seahawks are no longer at the top of Bovada.com's odds to win the Super Bowl.
Put the defending Super Bowl champs against America's Team, and the result is a pretty unbeatable combination for television.
The Seahawks will be back on the practice field today, beginning the heavy lifting of preparation for Sunday's game at St. Louis.
The Seahawks took a tumble in the national media's NFL power rankings after the loss to the Dallas Cowboys. No surprise there after a dismal performance at home.