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Northwest Athlete Profile: Marcus Trufant

Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Current Seattle Seahawks cornerback and veteran from Wilson High School in Tacoma Washington Marcus Trufant. Trufant was a football, basketball, and track star, drafted 11th overall in the 2003 NFL draft by the Seattle Seahawks, he played in the 2005 Super Bowl XL.
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Seahawks: Weekly Notebook | October 28th

State of the Seattle Seahawks. Insider Steve our man with his pulse on the Seahawks football beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The October 28th, 2011 edition. With CB Walter Thurmond lost for the season with a broken fibula, the Seahawks will have CB's Richard Sherman and Kennard Cox to handle the bulk of the playing time this week at the left CB position
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

5 Reasons Why WSU Won’t Cover Spread vs. Oregon

Senior writer and college football gambling fan Jason Green tells us 5 reasons why WSU will not cover the spread against Oregon this week in NCAA football betting action....
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Royals: Weekly Notebook October 28th

Richard Hodges our man with his pulse on the Victoria sports beat is back with his first edition of the WHL’s Victoria Royals Weekly Notebook and WHL Blog. The October 28th, 2011 edition…
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Week 18 Edmonton Eskimos vs. BC Lions CFL Handicapping Preview

Nice CFL matchup in Week 18. Edmonton Eskimos vs. BC Lions Saturday, October 29, 2011. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and Canadian football gambling trends. Geroy Simon, Arland Bruce, Travis Lulay and Andrew Harris will need to be factors for BC to win.
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

5 reasons Josh Portis Should NOT be the Seahawks franchise QB

Seahawks blogger KShell is begging the folks in the Seattle Seahawks 12th man fan base that are calling for undrafted free agent quarterback Josh Portis to be the next NFL teams franchise QB. It's a silly notion to the problems. He points out Tony Romo is the lone undrafted quarterback who is starting in the NFL. Enough said.
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Friday Links: Vancouver Canucks Morning Java

Riley weighs in with the daily Vancouver Canucks Java. NHL team news for the die hard Nucks fans. Gossip and articles captured on the web for Friday. NWSportsBeat.com your source for all Vancouver Canucks hockey talk all the time, plus Canucks blog archives…
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October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Canucks – Weekly Notebook | October 27

Our man Kevin V. has his pulse on the Vancouver sports beat. He’s back with another edition of the Vancouver Canucks Notebook. The only good thing to happen to the Canucks in the last 7 days was Sami Salo game-winning goal over the Minnesota Wild an achievement for the Finnish defenceman closing his 700th career game with the overtime winner.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Beware thy neighbor! Week 8 NFC West Matchups + Previews

Only one team in the NFC west has a REAL shot at the playoffs as it stands after week 7. The NFC West leading San Francisco 49ers. We all know lots can change though. This is after all the NFC West we're talking about. The Seattle Seahawks led by Tarvaris Jackson, Marshawn Lynch, Zach Miller and Earl Thomas hope to make a run. Week 8 NFC West previews...
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Game 10 Wrap-Up: Vancouver Canucks Suffer the Blues 3-0

Canucks insider Kevin Vanstone breaks down the Game 10 matchup between the St. Louis Blues vs. Vancouver Canucks. A 3-0 Vancouver loss. Along with Kevin Bieksa, David Booth and the American Express line, (Ryan Kesler, Christopher Higgins) struggled through some early growing pains versus the Blues.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Top 10 Driest Things in the World (other than Canucks Offence)

Are there any drier options (in relation to the Canucks) than those listed in this fun Vancouver Canucks blog post by C-Mac? An open mouth kiss from Betty White, the Thanksgiving turkey dinner cooked up by your ex, The dry heaves of Ryan Kesler teammates after seeing his ESPN photos...
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies look to rebound against Arizona In Pac 12

Our Washington Huskies insider Brandon Choate weighs in on this week's football matchup against the Arizona Wildcats. Desmond Trufant and Cort Dennison and the Huskies pass defense must be dialed in to stop Arizona's potent pass offense. Keith Price will be looking to rebound after last weekend and Chris Polk wants to run wild again.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

St. Louis Blues vs. Vancouver Canucks Blog: Love em & Hate em

Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the St. Louis Blues 3-0 win over the Canucks. The Canucks offense was shut out for the third time this year by Brian Elliot. Ryan Kesler, Christopher Higgins, and David Booth were nowhere to be found.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

5 Reasons The Sounders Will Beat Real Salt Lake this Saturday

Jason Green is pretty pretty good at picking MLS Soccer games. He's on the Sounders this weekend. Seattle Sounders FC had a great away record on the season and not only that, they beat Real Salt Lake in their house earlier this season, which snapped their home unbeaten streak against MLS opponents at 29 games. Put your money on them Saturday.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Vancouver Whitecaps Lenarduzzi fires assistant coaches

Vancouver blogger Carolyn Smith tells us the Vancouver Whitecaps and GM Bob Lenarduzzi fired assistant coaches Colin Miller and Denis Hamlett Wednesday as the club prepares for new head coach Martin Rennie's arrival.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners rehire entire coaching staff for 2012

Potential stars that could carry the Seattle Mariners as early as next year include Mike Carp, Dustin Ackley, Kyle Seager, Alex Liddi, Michael Pineda, now the Seattle coaching staff has been retained as well. Manager Eric Wedge has a plan for his young team and is sticking to it.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Cougs: WSU Football Notebook | October 27

Insider Steve our man with his pulse on the Washington State Cougars sports beat is back with another edition of the State Of The Cougs. QB Jeff Tuel has been ruled out Saturdays game at Oregon, opposing coaches Rick Neuheisel, David Shaw, and Mike Riley have out coached Paul Wulff.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Bengals vs. Seahawks Week 8 Gambling Odds & Handicapping

Free NFL Betting Odds & Picks for the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Seattle Seahawks week 8 NFL matchup. The Bengals are a 3 point favorite. The over/under is 38. Its NFL predictions time. This week Andy Dalton, AJ Green and Jermaine Gresham come to town to battle Chris Clemons, Earl Thomas and Brandon Mebane on the Seahawks defense.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Ducks: Weekly Notebook | October 27

Looking for Pac 12 Football news? Matt Martz our man with his pulse on the Oregon sports beat is back with another edition of the Oregon Ducks Notebook. You would expect De’Anthony Thomas and Bryan Bennett to walk through the Washington State Cougars this week. In two weeks its Oregon vs. Stanford!
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Beavers: Weekly Notebook | October 27

Looking for Pac 12 Football news? Matt Martz our man with his pulse on the Oregon sports beat is back with another edition of the Oregon State Beavers Notebook. Malcolm Agnew’s 103 yard performance marks the first time this season that they have had an individual rush for 100 yards against a FBS opponent.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Can The Oregon State Football Team Turn Things Around?

For the Oregon State Beavers to have any chance to turn their season around they will need freshman RB Malcolm Agnew to play well and stay healthy, and QB Shaun Mannion has to continue to have stellar passing days if OSU has any shot at a bowl game in 2011/12.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Riley’s Canucks Rant & Raves: Rational and Irrational Anger

Vancouver Canucks beat blogger Riley Trottier is back and better than ever. With some things to get off his chest. This week, things that bother him about the Canucks, the media coverage of new Vancouver Canucks forward David Booth, and the fact that it pushed Roberto Luongo and the goalie controversy out of the media for a few days...
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football – Seattle Seahawks Week 8 Predictions

Dave B. is back and better than ever with his Week 8 NFL fantasy football forecast for your Cincinnati Bengals vs. Seattle Seahawks matchup. Watch for Doug Baldwin this week. Baldwin was invisible like every Seahawks player last week but he should benefit from the added attention on Sidney Rice and Mike Williams. Get our Seahawks fantasy expert predictions every week…
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

State Of The Dawgs: Weekly Notebook | October 26

K-Shell one of our Washington Huskies bloggers is back with another edition of the UW football Notebook. Keith Price has been terrific this season completing 68.4% of his passes for 1,713 yards with 22 touchdowns to five interceptions.
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Moments In Time: Seahawks vs Bengals 1988 NFL Flashback

NWSB insider Brandon Choate brings us some Seahawks nostalgia in this weeks Moments In Time. In 1988, the Seattle Seahawks went to Cincinnati to play the Bengals in the first round of the 1988 playoffs. Both teams revolutionized techniques still used today. Who can forget perfomances by Joe Nash, Ickey Woods, Boomer Esiason and others...
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October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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