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Category: Letters to the Editor
April 5, 2014 at 6:00 AM

College sports unions, Mariners: Seattle Times readers sound off

College sports Wildcat strikes, lockouts? What’s the end game? Regarding college sports and unions, it does open some interesting doors. Could there be an athlete lockout on campus? How about a wildcat strike to stir things up? Thankfully, cooler heads should prevail. Still, I can’t wait to see how this thing pans out. As far as Northwestern gaining brownie…

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March 14, 2014 at 9:26 PM

Lorenzo Romar: Seattle Times readers sound off

College hoops It’s not as easy as ‘doing what we’re supposed to do’ Any sports fan with more than a few miles on him has heard variations of the following statement countless times: “If we do what we’re supposed to do, we can play with anybody.” It turned up again in Jerry Brewer’s piece that covered aspects of…

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February 4, 2014 at 1:12 PM

Seahawks, Super Bowl, Russell Wilson: Seattle Times readers sound off

Super Bowl Manning’s coronation was premature Perhaps before Peyton Manning’s  coronation as the Greatest Quarterback in NFL history he should be asked to play a couple of seasons in the NFC, where teams still have defensive playbooks. – Don R. Pember, Shoreline All-West matchup is Super sexy The fact an all-West Super Bowl happened in an East Coast  city was the best…

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June 22, 2013 at 4:49 PM

Seattle Times sports readers sound off

Mariners Rename them the Washington Generals After so many disappointing seasons and all the hype that always precedes another mediocre showing by an eternally mediocre team, it seems only fitting to rename the Mariners something more appropriate in declaring the values of our hometown baseball team. I have debated such names as Marooners, but have to come…

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