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Chris Petersen’s back in Boise as the Dawgs open against No. 23 Broncos tonight

Former Boise State coach Chris Petersen makes his return to the blue turf with a young Washington squad facing a Broncos team that is filled with experience coming off a Fiesta Bowl victory to cap last season.

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Is Vernon Adams ready for the spotlight?

Adams has big shoes to fill in replacing Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota, arguably the best quarterback in Oregon's history.

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No. 24 WWU opens with loss to No.9 Wheeling Jesuit

Western Washington University fell to Wheeling Jesuit University, 25-22, 26-24, 25-22 in opening-day action at the University of Tampa Classic.

Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Kris Richard, right, stands with head coach Pete Carroll, second from left, and other team personnel as players stretch at the start of an organized team activity Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Renton, Wash.

Playing cornerback in Seattle means learning the technique

"It's kind of one of those things to where, if we tell you we can't let you leave," defensive coordinator Kris Richard said.

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Prep football season gets underway tonight

Radio game tonight has Lynden visiting King's on AM790 KGMI

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Sims leads Shock past Storm 85-67 for sixth-straight win

Odyssey Sims had 24 points and four assists to lead the Tulsa Shock to an 85-67 victory over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night.


Lockett’s early TD sends Seattle to 31-21 win over Oakland

Tyler Lockett scored his third touchdown of the preseason on a 63-yard reception from Russell Wilson

FILE -- In this June 14, 2012, file photo, investor Chris Hansen speaks to supporters of a proposal for a new NBA arena during a rally in Seattle. The NBA's rejection of a bid by Hansen to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle was voted among the state’s top news stories of 2013 by Associated Press member editors.

Report: Seattle Arena gets design approved

Despite the relatively good news, the council may not address the issue by the end of 2015.


Fallen Giant: Former Husky Lincecum facing 5 months of rehab after surgery

Lincecum had surgery on his left hip Thursday and will begin range of motion exercises Friday.

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WWU Soccer: Viking men earn draw; Women open with 1-0 OT win

Senior Sawyer Preston scored in the 66th minute to tie against nationally ranked Cal State L.A. Senior Catherine Miles scored five minutes into overtime to give the 14th ranked women a season-opening 1-0 triumph over Cal Baptist.


Petersen returns to Boise as Huskies face No. 23 Broncos

"I think when a game is billed as the biggest game in school history, I don't think you have to do a lot of describing," Petersen said. "I think using those words just take care of it."

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UW officially announces naming deal with Alaska Airlines for Husky Stadium Field

Alaska Airlines will reportedly pay the University of Washington $41 million over 10 years

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

O’Malley, Morrison shine late, lift Seattle over Astros 8-3

Rookie Shawn O'Malley had three hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in a two-run eighth inning to help the Seattle Mariners to an 8-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.

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Whitworth University suspends five soccer players

The players from the women's soccer team were seen wearing blackface on a social media post

Tampa Bay Buccaneers punter Michael Koenen (9) punts against the Detroit Lions during an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

Michael Koenen tells KPUG he wants to catch on with another NFL team

"I don't think it's over. It's all about timing in the NFL. You never know what can happen, " Koenen said. "I'll work out and be ready to go"

Washington State quarterback Luke Falk (4) attempts a pass against Southern California during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at Martin Stadium in Pullman, Wash. Falk entered the game after starter Connor Halliday left the field and went to the hospital with a right leg injury.

QB Luke Falk named WSU Cougars starter

Falk, a redshirt sophomore out of Utah, appeared in six games for the Cougars last season, starting in the final three. He threw for 1,859 yards, 13 touchdowns and seven interceptions.

This is a 2015 photo of Fred Jackson of the Buffalo Bills NFL football team. This image reflects the Buffalo Bills active roster as of Monday, June 15, 2015 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Fred Jackson says Bills GM wasn’t honest with him

Jackson was in Northwest to visit Seahawks Tuesday

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Morrison’s 2-run homer in 8th helps Mariners over Astros 7-5

The game was tied 5-5 when Morrison hit the third pinch-hit homer of his career, sending a pitch from Pat Neshek (3-4) into the seats in right field.

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Russell Wilson on cover of Sports Illustrated NFL Preview Issue

The cover story details how Wilson and his Seahawk teammates took a trip to Hawaii in an effort to move on from the heartbreaking loss to the Patriots in Super Bowl 49.

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Former Sounder DeAndre Yedlin loaned to Sunderland AFC

The Seattle native joined Tottenham in early 2015 and made his EPL debut in April in a 1-0 loss to Aston Villa but has played sparingly for the Spurs.

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