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Seattle Mariners' Endy Chavez slides safely into third base in the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, June 30, 2013, in Seattle.

Chavez, Gutierrez agree to minor league deals with Mariners

Chavez hit .276 with 12 doubles and 23 RBIs in 80 games with the Mariners last season. Gutierrez appeared in only 173 of 486 games from 2011-13 for Seattle, making six trips to the disabled list for various injuries and illnesses.

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Pats CB Browner “not friends” with Sherman & Thomas during SB week

In an ESPN interview, Browner said "I'm going to tell my teammates, 'Go hit that (Sherman's) elbow, go hit (Thomas') shoulder', try to break it if you can.

Former NFL quarterback Hugh Millen holds a football at Baden Sports headquarters in Renton, Wash., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Millen says many quarterbacks prefer footballs with less air because of better grip and faster throws.

Former Husky & NFL QB Millen discusses “Deflate-gate”

Former Husky and NFL quarterback Hugh Millen knows a thing or two about football... He helps design them for Baden.

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UW’s Robert Upshaw has been dismissed from the program

The 7-foot transfer from Fresno State was averaging 10.9 points and 8.2 rebounds per game in nearly 25 minutes a contest for the Huskies

With the Phoenix skyline in the background, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Black Hawk helicopter flies above University of Phoenix Stadium, site of the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, during a security demonstration for the media Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Border Protection lends a hand for Super Bowl security

Black Hawk helicopters and truck-sized X-ray machines have been brought to the Super Bowl venue to assist with the security effort.

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2014, file photo, U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo stands on the sidelines before a CONCACAF soccer match against Haiti in Washington. Solo had domestic violence assault charges against her dismissed Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, ending what she called "one of the most difficult and emotionally draining times of my life."

Hope Solo could be left off US World Cup roster

The 33-year-old was suspended for 30 days last Wednesday for what the U.S. Soccer Federation called "an incident that occurred during the current WNT training camp"

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman speaks during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the NFL football Super Bowl on Feb. 2.

Sherman doubts any punishment ahead for Patriots

Sherman said after defending champion Seattle's arrival in Phoenix that a "conflict of interest" exists because of how close Commissioner Roger Goodell and Pats owner Robert Kraft are. He noted they "are taking pictures at each other's homes."

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Three named to WWU Athletics Hall of Fame

The trio includes basketball guard Kerri Browitt-Caviezel, Jim Pearson and Orlondo Steinauer.

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Tucker, Taylor lead No. 12 Utah to win over Washington

Dakarai Tucker scored a career-high 19 points, Brandon Taylor added 14 and No. 12 Utah beat Washington 77-56 on Sunday night.

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
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Lynden’s Sterk commits to Washington

Lynden Lion lineman Bryce Sterk has committed to play football at the University of Washington.

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Hawks arrive in Arizona for SB XLIX

The Seattle Seahawks arrived in Phoenix, Arizona on Sunday in preparation for Super Bowl XLIX.

Seattle Seahawks' Earl Thomas in action against the San Francisco 49ers in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Seattle.

Thomas says shoulder “pretty good”, will play in Super Bowl

Seahawks All-Pro safety Earl Thomas pronounced his separated left shoulder "pretty good" when the team arrived Sunday for the Super Bowl.

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Bellingham Blazers skate past Eugene

The Bellingham Blazers defeated the Eugene Generals 16-2 Saturday night.

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Quinn has led Seattle to record setting defense

Seattle was one of three defenses in league history to lead the NFL in scoring defense in three straight seasons.

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Thousands of fans see Seahawks off to Super Bowl

Thousands of chanting Seahawks fans turned out Sunday morning to see the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl.

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch (24) stumbles in the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.

Report: Officials on the watch for Lynch gesture

ESPN.com report says NFL officials are considering fining Lynch "significantly more" than they have in the past for not speaking to the media.

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WWU men fall short against WOU

Western Washington University fell to conference-leading Western Oregon University, 90-87, on Saturday, Jan. 24.

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Aldridge returns and Blazers beat Wizards 103-96

LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after saying he was going to have thumb surgery and had 26 points and nine rebounds.

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WWU rebounds with 75-64 win at Alaska Fairbanks

White leads balanced effort with 15 points

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Eastern Washington scores 65 in 2nd half to top North Dakota

Eastern Washington scored 67 points in the second half to beat North Dakota 102-80 on Saturday.

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Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.