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Earl Thomas will no longer return punts

Coach Pete Carroll takes Thomas off punt returns

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Lynden HS No. 1 in this week’s Washington AP prep football poll

Two other teams from Whatcom County join Lynden in this week's Washington AP prep football poll.

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Former Viking/Slam guard Rico Wilkins to play in Denmark

Wilkins played in Morocco earlier this year

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WWU volleyball beats Hawaii Pacific

Coach Diane Flick gets 300th win of career

Houston Astros Jose Altuve rests his bat on his shoulder during a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in Seattle.

Villar, McHugh help Astros edge Mariners 2-1

The Mariners struggled for offense Tuesday, scoring just one run against the Astros

Washington quarterback Keith Price smiles before an NCAA college football game against Washington State Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Seattle. Washington won the annual Apple Cup, 27-17.

Report: Keith Price to play in the CFL

The former Washington Husky quarterback will reportedly sign with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

FILE - In this July 27, 2010, file photo, former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is shown in Holter Lake, Mont. Authorities say Leaf was arrested in his Montana hometown on burglary and drug possession charges on Friday, March 30, 2012.

Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf sentenced to 5 years

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of his probation.

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette celebrates after his touchdown against the Green Bay Packers in the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Seahawks unanimous No. 1 in latest AP Pro32

The Broncos and 49ers rounded out the top three in voting of media members that regularly cover the NFL.

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Husky CB Peters suspended for Illinois game

Sideline temper tantrum gets Peters in trouble

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Western’s Hastings named Player of the Week

Scored the game-winner against UC-San Diego

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Injuries will test depth in Seahawks secondary

Two key injuries will test the depth of the Seattle Seahawks' secondary, especially in the coming weeks. The Hawks picked up Thomas to help.

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Miller has 2-run triple in 8th, Mariners beat A’s

The Mariners moved one game behind Oakland.

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NFLPA head disturbed by Rice video

DeMaurice Smith spoke out against the Rice video at Seattle Seahawks practice Monday.

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Mariners activate Michael Saunders from DL

The outfielder has been out since July 10.

Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen in action against Eastern Washington in an NCAA football game Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Seattle. Washington won 59-52.

Huskies 2-0 but seeking some consistency

Coach Chris Petersen would be happy to see his offense keep performing at the level it did against Eastern Washington

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Pac-12 fines USC AD $25K for confronting officials

USC coach Steve Sarkisian said he had requested Athletic Director Pat Haden's presence on the sideline. Haden and Sarkisian apologized for their actions Sunday.

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Rangers edge Mariners to snap 8-game slide

Derek Holland pitched seven impressive innings in his second start off the disabled list, and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 Sunday to snap an eight-game losing streak.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10) stands with teammates during the playing of the national anthem before a preseason NFL football game between the Titans and the Washington Redskins on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Locker leads Titans to win over Chiefs

Jake Locker threw for 266 yards and two touchdowns, Alex Smith was intercepted three times and the Tennessee Titans rolled to a 26-10 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.

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McGuire and Masset win flat track championships at Skagit Speeway

Wyatt McGuire and Taylor Masset stood triumphant in the Pro Motorcycle and Pro Quad divisions.

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WWU volleyball suffers first loss, falls in five sets to No.8 CSUSB at CWU Invitational

Rachel Roeder and Kelsey Moore each have career-high kill totals for Vikings in loss

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Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in accident

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

Metro Nashville Police said Bironas lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali and crashed after 11 p.m. Saturday less than a mile from home.

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Associated Press Top 25 scoreboard

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All the scores from the AP top 25

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Florida State suspends Winston for entire game against Clemson

Florida State's Jameis Winston (5) warms up before the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship NCAA football game between Florida State and Duke in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Florida State interim President Garnett S. Stokes and athletics director Stan Wilcox have announced that quarterback Jameis Winston will be suspended for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday.

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Goodell apologizes & plans to implement new policies following Ray Rice incident

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. The commissioner reiterated that he botched the handling of the Ray Rice case.

At a news conference Friday, Goodell made his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence.

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