While Pete Carroll seemed to indicate after Sunday’s game that the team thought Thomas Rawls wouldn’t be out long, if at all, after being kicked in the shin, Pro Football Talk reported Tuesday night the Seahawks brought in three running backs for tryouts Tuesday, apparently looking to add depth in case it is needed.
RENTON — Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin’s time with reporters Thursday began with a statement on race, law enforcement and social activism, reflections that follow the latest police-involved shootings of black men in the United States.
TAMPA, Fla. — RB Doug Martin of the Buccaneers is expected to miss three weeks with a hamstring injury, according to reports. Martin exited Sunday's 40-7 loss against the Arizona Cardinals in the second quarter and did not return. He had seven carries for 23 yards.
BALTIMORE — Center fielder Adam Jones held his tongue as he watched Orioles attendance dwindle over the past 16 months, but he said Wednesday that it’s a sad situation and he’s not sure exactly how to explain it.
ATLANTA — Angel McCoughtry scored 37 points on 14-of-21 shooting from the floor to help rally the Atlanta Dream to a 94-85 victory over the Seattle Storm on Wednesday night in a first-round WNBA playoff elimination game at McCamish Pavilion.
SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners were fighting to stay close in the playoff race and the Toronto Blue Jays were looking to extend a slim lead in their place atop the wild-card standings. In the end, the Blue Jays simply ran out of gas in a war of attrition on Wednesday afternoon.
PHILADELPHIA — Two off-duty Philadelphia police officers injured in a February bar fight involving Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy filed a lawsuit Tuesday morning against the former NFL rushing leader in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.
SEATTLE — The Seattle Seahawks and coach Pete Carroll were fined by the NFL, the league announced Monday. Seattle will forfeit its 2017 fifth-round draft choice for violating the NFL’s rule against “on-field physical contact” during an organized team activity in June.
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee during Sunday’s 17-14 victory over the Green Bay Packers, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said Monday.