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Sports Seahawks, Giants meet Sunday both needing wins Seahawks, Giants meet Sunday both needing wins
Michael Bennett was asked to analyze where the Seattle Seahawks stand, halfway through defense of their first title and already having to play from behind in the NFC West.
Sports Halfway front-runners for NFL awards Halfway front-runners for NFL awards
When every team had reached the halfway mark of its 2014 season, one name stood out in the race for The Associated Press NFL awards: Arizona coach Bruce Arians.
Sports Bruce Irvin taking advantage of increased role Bruce Irvin taking advantage of increased role
Asked about his 35-yard interception return for a touchdown off Oakland Raiders quarterback David Carr, linebacker Bruce Irvin shook his head and smiled.
Sports Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement
Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson avoided jail Tuesday by reaching a deal with Texas prosecutors to resolve a child abuse case that revived a national debate about corporal punishment.
Sports Lynch's 2 TDs lead Seahawks past Oakland 30-24 Lynch's 2 TDs lead Seahawks past Oakland 30-24 (Photo Gallery)
Marshawn Lynch rushed for two first-half touchdowns, Bruce Irvin tipped and intercepted Derek Carr's pass and returned it 35 yards for another score and the Seattle Seahawks beat the Oakland Raiders 30-24 on Sunday.