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Blog: Link it up
Blog: Link it up

7/24/13 The Mariners are red hot, NFL training camps are opening up and PAC-12 coaches go through the ESPN car wash.  Check out the links below.  

* The Mariners keep on rolling. 8 wins in a row. They go for #9 this afternoon at Safeco (coverage begins at 11:30AM on KPUG). The M’s are going for their 3rd sweep in a row, something they haven’t done in over a decade. Check out the SportpressNW.com story.

* Players report today and Seahawks training cam officially opens Thursday at the V-MAC. Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com joined us in The Zone. Listen to what he said he was most looking forward to seeing out of Seahawks camp.

* Jake Locker and the Titans are opening up training camp. Check out this video preview from Jim Wyatt of The Tennesseean.

* Former Seattle Seahawk defensive lineman Rocky Bernard is visiting the Detroit Lions.

* The Pac-12 football coaches are making their car wash run through Bristol today.  Washington State University football coach Mike Leach weighs in on the new targeting rule on ESPN’s First Take. Here’s more from lostletterman.com. 

* UW coach Steve Sarkisian still undecided on fate of Austin Sefarian Jenkins and Kasen Williams. More on this from Adam Jude and the Seattle Times following Sark’s car wash at Bristol.

– Doug Lange

Podcasts

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The Zone 8/21/2015 – Hour 1

The Seahawks won in San Diego Saturday night but it wasn’t a thing of beauty, Seen…Heard…Said, we begin our high school football previews, and The Big Old Dumb Game of the Day

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The Zone 8/28/2015 – Part 1

Big today with the M’s firing GM Jack Zduriencik after seven seasons. Should the M’s keep the core in place and try again next year or should the blow the whole thing up? We take your calls and texts on the question. Gregg Bell from the News Tribune of Tacoma joins us to talk Seahawks preseason and look ahead to the Charger game in San Diego on Saturday. The Big Old Dumb Game of the Day.

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The Zone 8/27/2015 – Part 1

We lost an NBA icon today with passing of former 76ers center Darryl Dawkins (RIP Chocolate Thunder), Doug & Mark reminisce about Dawkins’ famous dunks and his awesome personality. Mark got a chance to speak with Seahawks linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis yesterday at the VMAC and they discussed playing at the CLink for the first time, the upcoming preseason game and more. We follow that up with Mark’s interview with new Hawks cornerback Cary Williams and the guys talk about Cary playing against WWU in college, being a member of the Legion of Boom and more. The Big, Old, Dumb Game of the Day.

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The Zone 8/25/2015 – Part 1

Doug tells us 3 is a magic number with three headlines today… the M’s play the A’s tonight and White Rock resident Chuck Booth will be there as part of his season-long tour of seeing an MLB game every day and hitting every stadium. Chuck joins us to tell us about his travels across Major League Baseball. Former Husky & now USC coach Steve Sarkisian publically apologized for his alcohol-fueled antics over the weekend (Don’t mix meds & alcohol kids!). Madden 16 was released today and Doug gets us up to date on the latest with the popular video game. Seattle Seahawks safety Dion Bailey comes on to discuss fall camp, potentially starting at strong safety, his Madden rating and more. The Big Old Dumb Game of the Day.

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The Zone 8/25/2015 – Part 2

Former Seahawk beat writer for TNT & current San Diego Charger beat writer for ESPN.com Eric Williams joins the show to discuss the Seahawks-Chargers preseason game this weekend, the state of the Chargers, breakout players and more. Trivia Tuesday courtesy of sponsor Westside Pizza. Another round of Good Question! Topics include: Bologna, fall and favorite movies.