The Seahawks are dealing with an injured Wilson practicing and playing on for the first time in his five-year career. Coach Pete Carroll says, “I am doing this like these guys are my own kids. … It’s not, the game is so big that nothing else matters. That is not how this works.”
Injuries to lead back Thomas Rawls, quarterback Russell Wilson and top rookie right guard Germain Ifedi have meant the rushing offense isn’t what it was supposed to be. But last week against San Francisco, for the first time this young season, it looked and performed like it usually has in seven seasons under coach Pete Carroll.
UW-Stanford will go a long way to deciding Pac-12 North, but it’s not the nation’s only big game this week. The Pac-12 and Big Ten proved the targeting rule is still confusing. LSU needs a coach, but it the job appealing?
Tommie Smith and John Carlos were proud to raise their gloved fists in a symbolic protest at the Olympics, and now they're proud that Colin Kaepernick and other athletes are staging national anthem protests to raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality.
The price tag of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken and several key venues are relocated, an expert panel warned Thursday in the latest blow to Japanese organizers.