Well, as Pete Carroll would say, it's finally the Day Before. The Seahawks will have a walk-through this morning, Carroll will meet the media one last time, and then the show will finally be on Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers.
As a junior strong safety, Jimmy Lake helped Eastern Washington to the Big Sky Conference championship in 1997. The Eagles would finish 12-2 that year, advancing to the NCAA Division I-AA national semifinals.
Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, like all NFL players, is required to talk to the media at least once a week. Tuesday, he refused to answer questions about his holdout but would talk about his charity foundation.
Washington has five freshmen on a talented volleyball roster featuring 2013 national player of the year Krista Vansant. “We’ve got a lot of good parts that can become great parts,” said veteran coach Jim McLaughlin.
Speedy Washington receiver John Ross III almost quit playing football in high school. But he stayed with it, with the help of his family. Now he is motivated by a future where football might allow him to support his family.