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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Terrelle Pryor runs for a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers in the second half of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Seattle.

Report: Hawks to release QB Pryor

According to a Profootballtalk.com report, quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be released by Seattle.

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Nats use 6 HR in rout of the M’s

Wilson Ramos had two of the Nationals six home runs in Washington’s win over the Mariners Friday night in the opener of a three game series.

Seattle Mariners' Jesus Montero, right, is congratulated by teammate Cole Gillespie after hitting two-run home run that scored Gillespie during second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Seattle, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Mariners’ Montero done for year after altercation

Jesus Montero will not play baseball again this season for the Mariners' organization after a heated confrontation in the stands

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova throws a pass against Central Florida during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. Central Florida won the game 41-17.

Rutgers rallies in 4th to beat Cougars 41-38

Rutgers won its season opener for the sixth time in nine years.

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) passes against the Detroit Lions during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

Carr’s 3 TD’s lead Raiders past Seahawks

Rookie Derek Carr threw three touchdown passes to make a case he should be Oakland's starting quarterback, and the Raiders wrapped up the preseason with a 41-31 victory Thursday night over the Seattle Seahawks.

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WWU women rally for 3-2 exhibition win at Trinity Western

WWU completes its three pre-season exhibition schedule Saturday (6 p.m.), playing host to University of Calgary.

Southern California cornerback Anthony Brown shakes hands with a Notre Dame player following the 14-10 Notre Dame victory in a game Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 in South Bend, Ind.

USC backup quits, accuses Sarkisian of racism

Running back Anthony Brown has quit Southern California's football team, and coach Steve Sarkisian was stunned by Brown's apparent accusations of racism against him on social media.

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WWU announces date for 25th annual Viking Night

Event is fund raiser for Western athletic department

Texas Rangers' Rougned Odor, right, hits a grand slam as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino looks on in the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Seattle.

Odor slam leads Rangers over Mariners

Rougned Odor hit a third-inning grand slam and the last-place Rangers beat Seattle Wednesday to take two of three from the M's.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, laughs as he stands with Marshawn Lynch at a football minicamp practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Carroll calls penalties disappointing

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll says he's disappointed his team has been docked two practices

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Lynden highlights 3 local teams in rankings

The Washington Preseason Prep Football poll was released today and the Lynden Lions highlight three local team represented.

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Washington State opens vs. Rutgers

The Cougars open the season with their annual game at Seattle's CenturyLink Field on Thursday night.

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll watches players during NFL football training camp Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, in Renton, Wash.

NFL takes away 2 minicamp practices from Seattle

The Seattle Seahawks will forfeit two days of on-field minicamp practices next offseason after being penalized by the league for excessive physical contact during their 2014 minicamp.

Seattle Seahawks' Heath Farwell, right, leans down as he helps his son Beau, 1, try on his helmet as other son Brock, 3, stands nearby after an NFL football camp practice Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

The Seahawks trim roster to 75

The Seattle Seahawks made roster moves with seven players today, including special teams star Heath Farwell, to reach the NFL mandated roster limit of 75.

New Seattle Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik speaks at a news conference introducing Lloyd McClendon Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Seattle. McClendon spent eight patient seasons as a coach waiting for another opportunity to be a major league manager after his stint in Pittsburgh. The Mariners are giving McClendon that chance and formally introduced him on Thursday as their new manager.

Seattle gives GM Zduriencik multi-year extension

The Seattle Mariners have rewarded general manager Jack Zduriencik with a multi-year extension with the club in playoff contention late in the season.

Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan watches a kick during warmups before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Seattle.

Ryan mostly a spectator during Seattle’s preseason

For two straight weeks, Ryan stood on the Seattle Seahawks sideline as a spectator. Getting paid essentially to stand by and watch.

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Bells do well in post season awards

The West Coast Baseball League has released its post-season awards and the league champion Bellingham Bells have done very well.

Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington stands on the field during batting practice before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, Aug.19, 2014, in Miami.

Mikolas strong start lifts Rangers over Mariners

Miles Mikolas allowed three hits in eight scoreless innings and the Texas Rangers opened a three-game set against the Seattle Mariners with a 2-0 win on Monday night.

Seattle Seahawks' Kevin Smith in action at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Seahawks cut eight from 90-man roster

Former Husky wide receiver Kevin Smith was among the eight released. Seattle must trim roster to 75 by 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Seattle Seahawks' Percy Harvin, left, turns upfield after catching a pass from Terrelle Pryor (2) at an NFL football camp practice on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Harvin ready to explode for Seahawks 

After a difficult two seasons that saw Harvin miss 23 games overall due to ankle and hip injuries, Harvin is fully healthy once again and looks ready to explode this season.

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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