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Dunlap got needed assurances before returning to Seattle

Apr. 07, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — During his brief separation from the Seahawks in a move to create salary cap space, Carlos Dunlap sought assurances from one player before he considered returning to Seattle on a new contract. Dunlap was paying attention to the drama surrounding Russell...

AP Source: Seahawks, Lockett reach 4-year contract extension

Mar. 31, 2021 14:38 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Tyler Lockett is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks, and likely as Russell Wilson's favorite target, for the foreseeable future. The Seahawks and Lockett have agreed to a four-year contract extension that includes $37 million guaranteed, according...

Gabe Jackson eager to provide a boost up front for Seahawks

Mar. 30, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson made it clear this offseason that something had to be done about the offensive line for him to remain on board with the direction of the Seahawks. It was essentially an ultimatum from Seattle’s franchise quarterback. ...

Top-seeded Stanford, No. 2 Louisville meet in 2018 rematch

Mar. 29, 2021 16:50 PM EDT

Tara VanDerveer rooted for Oregon to reach the Elite Eight — supporting the Pac-12 after all. Her Stanford Cardinal instead will face the Louisville Cardinals, who used a late surge to defeat the Ducks. The overall top-seeded Cardinal (28-2) will face No. 2 seed...

Sister recovering from leukemia now rooting Staley in person

Mar. 28, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley had a special supporter on hand for the team’s Sweet 16 victory Sunday: big Tracey Underwood. Staley's older sister is recovering from leukemia and needed a bone-marrow transplant last August. ...

Jones and 3-pointers key No. 1 Stanford over Cowgirls 73-62

Mar. 24, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Stanford Cardinal keep making 3-pointers and the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament booked yet another trip to the Sweet 16. Haley Jones scored 17 points and Stanford unleased another long-range barrage with 13 3-pointers to outlast No. 8...

Patriots, Bucs among those making biggest waves so far

Mar. 22, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

Bill Belichick never was one to spend wildly in free agency. Watching Tom Brady win another Super Bowl in another city sure changed that. The New England Patriots doled out $175 million in guarantees in the first 48 hours of free agency following a 7-9 stumble in 2020...

AP source: Seahawks expected to retain center Ethan Pocic

Mar. 18, 2021 22:38 PM EDT

The Seattle Seahawks continue to focus on the offensive line and are expected to bring back starting center Ethan Pocic on a one-year deal, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday on the condition of...

Dalton says Bears told him starting quarterback job is his

Mar. 18, 2021 22:34 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears apparently won’t have a quarterback competition. That job belongs to Andy Dalton. The former Cincinnati and Dallas QB said Thursday he has been assured the top spot is his and he won’t be competing with veteran Nick Foles. ...

Rams re-sign pass rusher Leonard Floyd after breakout year

Mar. 18, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pass rusher Leonard Floyd has agreed to a four-year deal to return to the Los Angeles Rams, slowing the team's losses in free agency. The Rams announced the deal Monday. ESPN reported the contract is worth $64 million for Floyd, who is coming off the...