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Dec 16, 2017
Seahawks’ home mystique also on the line against Rams

Seahawks’ home mystique also on the line against Rams

Sunday, in their showdown with the Rams at CenturyLink Field, the salutary effect of their home-field advantage will be part of the referendum, along with supremacy in the NFC West.
Dec 9, 2017
No way Toronto was going to let Sounders slip by this year

No way Toronto was going to let Sounders slip by this year

The Reds were again the better team in the MLS Cup, but this year they made sure they came away with the title by dominating Seattle.
Dec 8, 2017
With Sounders back in MLS Cup, it’s clear GM Garth Lagerwey knows what he’s doing

With Sounders back in MLS Cup, it’s clear GM Garth Lagerwey knows what he’s doing

The Sounders are back for a championship rematch with Toronto FC, having navigated the difficult task of repeating as Western Conference champions. Lagerwey had enough savvy to realize that, despite the title last year, it would have been folly for the Sounders to stand pat.
Dec 4, 2017
It’s December, so Russell Wilson is peaking and the Seahawks are soaring

It’s December, so Russell Wilson is peaking and the Seahawks are soaring

After outplaying fellow NFL MVP candidate Carson Wentz in Sunday night’s 24-10 victory over the Eagles, Wilson is 18-5 for his career in December, with 46 touchdowns, 15 interceptions and a 103.7 passer rating — the highest rating in the month since the 1970 merger.
Dec 1, 2017
Sounders proving last year’s title run was no fluke — this team is soaring

Sounders proving last year’s title run was no fluke — this team is soaring

Thursday’s match against Houston turned into a party and Seattle is primed to defend its first MLS Cup.
Nov 26, 2017
Sure, it was a dandy victory for the Seahawks, but three much more mighty foes lie ahead

Sure, it was a dandy victory for the Seahawks, but three much more mighty foes lie ahead

The problem is, this game was harder than it should have been. Oh, the Seahawks, who were still clinging to a one-point lead midway through the third quarter, broke away eventually to avoid what would have been a catastrophic defeat, and prevailed, 24-13.
Nov 21, 2017
Seahawks’ struggles this season show that a glorious era appears over

Seahawks’ struggles this season show that a glorious era appears over

The Seahawks’ aura has changed. That’s not a rash overreaction to a close loss to the Falcons on Monday night. It has been changing the past couple of years but more glaringly throughout this season, in which almost every game has been a struggle, even the wins.

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