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Frank Clark is the NFC defensive player of the week

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

The Seahawks traveled a long way to play their Week Six game against the Raiders, but the travel time didn’t take much out of them. The defense led the way to the win by allowing the Raiders just 185 yards on offense and a member of the unit has been recognized as the NFC’s defensive player of the week. Defensive end Frank Clark was this week’s choice.

Future of Paul Allen’s sports holdings, including Blazers, remains unclear

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Paul Allen’s love was basketball and he delved into professional football out of loyalty to his hometown Seattle. In the wake of his death, Allen’s ownership of the NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers and NFL’s Seattle Seahawks has come into focus because of questions about how the franchises will move forward in his absence. “Paul thoughtfully addressed how the many institutions he founded and supported would continue after he was no longer able to lead them.

Seahawks’ Pete Carroll reflects after death of Paul Allen

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Pete Carroll's favorite memory of Paul Allen is an obvious one. ''He wanted to be a champion and to be up on the stage with him in the crowd and the confetti's flying and all that, and to just be there with him, that's my favorite moment with Paul,'' Carroll said Tuesday. The Seattle Seahawks coach was in a reflective mood Tuesday, a day after team owner Allen died at 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Seahawks’ Pete Carroll reflects after death of Paul Allen

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Pete Carroll's favorite memory of Paul Allen is an obvious one. "He wanted to be a champion and to be up on the stage with him in the crowd and the confetti's flying and all that, and to just be there with him, that's my favorite moment with Paul," Carroll said Tuesday. The Seattle Seahawks coach was in a reflective mood Tuesday, a day after team owner Allen died at 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Pete Carroll “absolutely” wants to stay with the Seahawks

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Paul Allen hired Pete Carroll to coach the Seahawks nearly nine years ago. In the wake of Allen’s passing, Carroll wants to stay with the team. “Absolutely,” Carroll said when asked that question by reporters on Tuesday.

Gruden on Raiders: ‘We aren’t tanking anything’

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Back-to-back lopsided losses have given Oakland five losses in six games. The Raiders have already traded away their best player and there are reports that other key pieces could be dealt soon. Very little has gone right in the first season of coach Jon Gruden's second stint in Oakland.

Future of Paul Allen’s sports holdings remains unclear

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Paul Allen's love was basketball and he delved into professional football out of loyalty to his hometown Seattle. In the wake of his death, Allen's ownership of the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers and NFL's Seattle Seahawks has come into focus because of questions about how the franchises will move forward in his absence. ''Paul thoughtfully addressed how the many institutions he founded and supported would continue after he was no longer able to lead them.

Raiders coach Jon Gruden issues stern response to Rashaan Melvin tweets

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

ALAMEDA -- Rashaan Melvin made five consecutive starts this season, playing significant snaps in each of those contests. Then Raiders coaches told the veteran cornerback Saturday in London that his role would decrease significantly in the next day's game against the Seattle Seahawks. Melvin and Gareon Conley were benched for Daryl Worley and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, and the new starters played most every snap in the Raiders' 27-3 loss.

Raiders injury notes: Marshawn Lynch’s groin strain causing Gruden some concern

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

The Raiders injury list grew significantly during their disastrous loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Several joined the group of walking wounded, including concussed receivers Amari Cooper and Seth Roberts. Jon Gruden added another prominent name to the list during his Tuesday press conference.

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll addresses media following Paul Allen’s passing

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll talks to media following the passing of the team's owner, Paul Allen.