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On this episode of The Slant, host Brad Stein talks about who the most recognizable athlete is in sports, changes in the Seattle Seahawks lineup, Dez Bryant, some baseball, and more.
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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin has been out with a hamstring injury and likely won’t play in this week’s preseason finale.
“It’s doubtful receiver Doug Baldwin will play against the Raiders, either. He is still recovering from a hamstring problem. Doctors had to drain some fluid last week,” wrote Bill Swartz of 710 ESPN in Seattle.
Baldwin had a great...
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At the end of the day, it looks like an impressive workout just wasn’t enough to keep a 38-year-old Owens, who had been reportedly complaining when things didn’t go his way, on the team.
With Owens’ playing days...
Pete Carroll's decision to name rookie Russell Wilson the starting quarterback ahead of Matt Flynn will prove the worst move during his tenure as Seattle's head coach.
Rookie Russell Wilson will be the Seattle Seahawks' starting quarterback for the regular-season opener. Coach Pete Carroll made the announcement during a conference call with reporters on Sunday evening. "He's earned this job," Carroll said. "It was a legitimate competition as we said from the beginning, and with the opportunity he's taken advantage...
We now know who the Seattle Seahawks have released to get to the league mandated 75 man roster limit per Curtis Crabtree from Sports Radio KJR.
CB Coye Francies has been released.
CB Coye Francies has been released to get the Seahawks to 75-man limit. QB Tarvaris Jackson trade to Buffalo is official.— Curtis Crabtree (@Curtis_Crabtree) August 27, 2012
Rookie quarterback Russell Wilson has been given the starting job by head coach Pete Carroll. Wilson, a third round pick form the University of Wisconsin, beat out high-priced free agent Matt Flynn after a strong preseason performance.
The starting job was though to be Flynn’s after the Seahawks paid the former Green Bay Packer $10 million guaranteed money this past off-season...
In a surprise move the Seattle Seahawks have announced Russell Wilson to be there starter at quarterback.When Matt Flynn signed his contract earlier this year, a contract that entailed a guaranteed $8 million for the 2012 season, it was quite obvious he was brought in to lead the team. Yet third-round pick Russell Wilson from North Carolina State played too well in the preseason...
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