NFL

Wagner proving to be the voice of the surprising Seahawks

SEATTLE (AP) — Bobby Wagner walked to his locker and noticed there was perhaps a bit too much noise and laughter less than 24 hours after a loss. Wagner didn’t raise his voice. He respectfully said a few words and the noise immediately died down. “His voice is bigger than ever and he’s taken to it,” Seattle Seahawks coach Pete ...

Read More »

Eagles try to stay afloat at Cowboys, who did same in Philly

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys saved their season with a win in Philadelphia a month ago. Carson Wentz and the Eagles will try to do the same in Texas — actually for the third straight week since the defending champs found their season on the brink following a blowout loss to New Orleans a week after falling ...

Read More »

Kendricks happy to be back with Seahawks after suspension

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks is eager to get back to the normalcy provided by life on a football field. The 28-year old Kendricks is returning from an eight-game suspension due to violations of the NFL’s personal conduct policy stemming from guilty pleas to insider trading charges in September. Kendricks pleaded guilty to one count of ...

Read More »

Week 14 NFL picks against the spread

Last week: 8-7 Weeks 1 through 13: 87-88-5 Home team shown in bold. Odds taken from Odds Shark. Green Bay (-4.5) vs. Atlanta This is a matchup of two disappointing teams who had playoff aspirations before the season began. The Packers made a coaching change after an embarrassing loss to the Cardinals last week, which was much-needed. Despite mediocre play (for his ...

Read More »

Russell Wilson jokes about shoe toss against 49ers

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Russell Wilson knew the question was coming and tried to lean into it with some levity on Thursday. “I think somebody is missing a shoe somewhere,” the Seattle quarterback joked as he took to the lectern for his weekly press conference. So why was Wilson making jokes about shoes? San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan was ...

Read More »