Seahawks Rally Stuns Packers 28-22 In OT For NFC Title
Russell Wilson hit Jermaine Kearse for a 35-yard touchdown 3:19 into overtime to lift the Seattle Seahawks to an improbable 28-22 victory over Green Bay in the NFC championship game. The Seahawks became the first defending champion to make the Super Bowl in 10 years, and will play the winner of the AFC title game between Indianapolis and New England.
Seattle Fired Up For Playoffs
Seahawks fans are fired up for Sunday's NFC title game against the Green Bay Packers in Seattle. Hall of Fame left tackle Walter Jones raised the 12th man flag Friday on top of the Space Needle. It's the largest of thousands of blue and white 12 flags flying in the city. Twelves represent the fans. Transit buses flashed "Go Seahawks" along with route numbers.
Mariners Sign 2015 Contracts
Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik today announced that the club has agreed to terms with the following five players on contracts for the 2015 season, avoiding arbitration. Per club policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
Kyle Wiltjer scored 19 of his 24 points in the second half when No. 3 Gonzaga survived a scare before beating Pepperdine 78-76 Thursday night for its 27th straight victory over the Waves. Freshman Domantas Sabonis had 18 points and a career-high 12 rebounds for the Zags (17-1, 6-0 West Coast) in a game delayed 33 minutes after they were late arriving because of a traffic accident that caused lengthy delays on Pacific Coast Highway.