Russell Wilson is the new benchmark for what an NFL quarterback can accomplish by age 25. He has no true historical peer. The Seahawks begin training camp in three weeks, and amid the boredom of this calm period, a period of manufacturing conversation has commenced.
Defensive end Dion Jordan of the Miami Dolphins has been suspended for the first four games of the season after testing positive for a stimulant prohibited under the NFL’s policy on use of performance-enhancing substances. Jordan, a former Oregon standout, was the third player drafted last yea
Ji-Man Choi hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the sixth inning as the Tacoma Rainiers beat the Reno Aces 5-1 Thursday night at at Cheney Stadium.
The Giants are looking for something, anything, to give them a spark after a second consecutive losing homestand dropped them out of first place in the NL West.
Vinnie Catricala, the Mariners’ minor-league player of the year in 2011, quit baseball last year to pursue a career as a police officer.
The Mariners have won 10 of their past 12 games to improve to 47-38. It’s the first time the Mariners have been nine games over .500 since the end of the 2007 season.
Washington defensive end Josh Shirley has left the Huskies’ football team. A source said Shirley wants to play his final college season closer to his Southern California home.
It was some 80 years ago that Lou Gehrig and the 12-year-old son of a songwriter got bored with talk of music and opted to play catch instead.
I was off-line last 24 hours or so, and I know this may be old news to many of you.
Veteran guard Tanisha Wright, who missed the past five games with a bruised knee, returned to practice Wednesday and hopes to play for the Storm on Thursday against the Los Angeles Sparks.
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Avery Bradley has agreed to a $32 million, four-year deal to remain with the Boston Celtics.
Trevor Cahill allowed only two hits and the Tacoma Rainiers lost to the visiting Reno Aces 7-0.
An excerpt from a new book describes A-Rod’s use of banned performance-enhancer under a therapeutic use exemption, or TUE, during his 2007 MVP season.
The Saints’ Jimmy Graham and the NFL Players Association were dealt a setback Wednesday when an arbitrator ruled that he can only be considered a tight end for the purposes of his franchise-tag designation.
Dustin Ackley had six hits in the Mariners’ past two victories in Houston, snapping an 0-for-21 stretch.
The New England Patriots don't owe "another penny" to former tight end Aaron Hernandez, who is charged in three killings, a team lawyer told a judge Wednesday.
Felix Hernandez was named the American League pitcher of the month on Wednesday afternoon. He beat out Garrett Richards of the Angels and Jon Lester of the Red Sox. Hernandez compiled a 3-1 record with a 1.22 ERA, six walks and 54 strikeouts in 44.1 innings pitched over six starts to claim the honor
As noted in the earlier blog post, Russell Wilson will be revealed tonight somewhere in numbers 11-20 of the NFL Network's countdown of the Top 100 Players of 2014.