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January 21, 2015 at 1:32 PM

Name game: What should we call the Hawks’ great escape in the NFC Championship?

Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse pulls in the game-winning touchdown in Seattle’s thrilling OT victory over Green Bay in Sunday’s NFC title game. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times) In the aftermath of Sunday’s remarkable rally by the Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game, local and national media, Seahawks players and fans everywhere have been tossing…


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September 30, 2013 at 3:01 PM

Video: Best football team in Seattle?

With the Huskies and Seahawks both 4-0, CineSport’s Noah Coslov asks Times columnist Jerry Brewer which is the more impressive undefeated team and if Steve Sarkisian would listen to USC.   [do action=”cinesport” url=”″/]



April 12, 2013 at 6:06 PM

In the middle of a roller-derby revolution

By Tom George Tom George is an avid roller derby fan who was introduced to the sport during the Rat City Rollergirls 2nd season in 2006, he is now the head coach of the West Sound Rollergirls junior team based out of Tacoma. You can follow him on Twitter @ElwoodBruise. In 1963, a  volcanic explosion just off…