Seismologists Ready For Another Seahawks Fan-Generated Quake

12manEarthquake trackers are adding instruments at CenturyLink Field in Seattle to record expected vibrations from jumping and stomping Seahawks fans. University of Washington scientists with the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network were setting up Thursday in preparation for Saturday's playoff game.

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Seahawks FanFest

gamedayThe Seattle Seahawks announced today fan activities for the NFC Divisional Playoff game on Saturday, January 10.  Kickoff is scheduled for 5:15 p.m.  All stadium gates open at 2 p.m. The team will distribute 60,000 rally towels, courtesy of HomeStreet Bank, Subway®, and Western Washington Toyota Dealers, at all gates. Fans will be able to view the AFC Divisional Game between the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens

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Seahawks DT Hill Out With Injury

seahawks blueThe Seattle Seahawks will be without defensive tackle Jordan Hill for this Saturday's playoff game against Carolina, after he suffered a severe calf injury while working out the previous weekend. Seattle coach Pete Carroll made the announcement of Hill's injury Tuesday. Hill had suffered a knee sprain in the season finale against St. Louis, but was in the process of coming back when he injured his calf.

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Sounders Hire New General Manager

Sounders logoGarth Lagerwey has been hired as the Sounders new general manager, with current GM Adrian Hanauer moving to focus on the business operations of the franchise. Seattle announced the long-expected move Tuesday. Lagerwey had spent the last seven-plus seasons as the general manager of Real Salt Lake, helping turn that franchise into an MLS Cup winner. Lagerwey will oversee all soccer operations for the Sounders.

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Johnson 1 Of 4 Elected To HOF

r johnson150Four new inductees were announced Tuesday for the 2015 National Baseball Hall of Fame. Randy Johnson (former Mariner 1989 – 1998), received the highest number of votes at 534 (97.3%). Pedro Martinez, 500 votes (91.1%); John Smoltz, 455 votes (82.9%) and Craig Biggio, 454 votes (82.7%).They will be officially inducted at the ceremony on July 26 as part of the Hall of Fame Induction Weekend on July 24-27.

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