1. Don Coryell Changed The Face Of Pro Football

    Don Coryell died Thursday at the age of 85 according to a news release from the San Diego Chargers, the team with which he enjoyed his greatest coaching success. Coryell died at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in suburban La Mesa...

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  2. Seattle Sounders Outlast Portland Timbers on Penalty Kicks

    The facial expression of Seattle Sounders Coach Sigi Schmid was one of a confounding, “Do I, or do I not?” And who could blame him? The Sounders were matched against their northwest rival the Portland Timbers in the Lamar Hunt U...

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  3. Walter Jones: Seattle Seahawks Hall of Famer in Waiting

    It was a fall Sunday afternoon at Qwest Field and the Seahawks were in action. As NFL commentators are prone toward doing, a discussion began on which player on the field had achieved the highest ability level...

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  4. Tate and McCoy: Former Rivals, Now Seattle Seahawk Teammates

    Two promising players that Pete Carroll selected in the last NFL Draft to help boost the Seattle Seahawks' aerial game are Golden Tate and Anthony McCoy. Carroll has experienced the results of their talents firsthand...

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  5. Philadephia Union Scores 3-1 Win Over Seattle Sounders

    Despite heat and humidity an enthusiastic sellout crowd of 18,755 turned out June 27 to watch host Philadelphia score a 3-1 triumph over Seattle as the Union’s new stadium in suburban Chester, PPL Park, was inaugurated...

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  6. The Origins of Seattle Seahawks And Tampa Bays Bucs Football

    It was the mid 70s and America was not far removed from the end of the Vietnam War, Watergate, and the resignation of the U.S. president. During a period replete with political history, the NFL had generated important history of its own...

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  7. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Why Has Edson Buddle Spent So Much Time On U.S. Bench?

    In the crucial closing stages of the exciting U.S. victory over Algeria that was achieved during stoppage time something happened that stepped up the team’s pace...

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  8. Shaun Alexander, the Seattle Seahawks' NFL TD Record Setter

    Shaun Alexander was born and raised in Florence, Kentucky, a suburb just outside Cincinnati. He rolled up an incredible total of 6,657 yards and 110 touchdowns at Boone County High School...

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  9. Coach Sigi Schmid of Seattle Sounders Comments on U.S. World Cup Team

    Sigi Schmid has a long background of coaching experience. He became UCLA’s head mentor at 27, and before coming to Seattle to take over the new Sounders franchise in 2009 achieved ...

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  10. MLS: Seattle Sounders Return To Portland To Launch Defense Of Hunt Open Cup

    The MLS postseason continues as the Seattle Sounders begin defense of their Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The Sounders will face the Portland Timbers in a third round match on June 30 at PGE Park...

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  11. Sounders Speak: Sigi Schmid's Recent Observations

    The Seattle Sounders have plenty of games scheduled for the busy period following the World Cup break. On Sunday afternoon the Sounders will be in action in Chester, Pennsylvania...

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  12. MLS: Seattle Sounders Set for Deja Vu Clash With Philadelphia Union

    It's déjà vu time for the Seattle Sounders. They hope to reconnect with the good times from their first meeting with the Philadelphia Union, who the Sounders visit Sunday afternoon...

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  13. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Kaka's Wild Red Card Proves Need for Video Replay

    On the heels of the horrendous call by referee Koman Coulibaly disallowing a goal that the United States clearly earned against Slovenia, we have another totally unjustified call...

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  14. FIFA World Cup 2010: Why Was Koman Coulibaly Refereeing at the World Cup?

    By now the portion of the world interested in soccer, along with many without interest, know about Koman Coulibaly and his controversial call. What needs to be investigated is how thoroughly he was vetted before being selected to referee...

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  15. NBA Finals 2010: Will Kendrick Perkins' Injury Be Ultimate NBA Playoff Changer?

    Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers and Doc Rivers of the Boston Celtics have functioned like two riverboat gamblers from a western movie...

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  16. 2010 FIFA World Cup: From U.S.-England To Switzerland-Spain, Big D Dominates

    It is an axiom developing in World Cup soccer that has been repeated in U.S. major professional baseball, football and basketball playoff scenarios. Big D, or solid defense, dominates more often than not...

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  17. Chris Pontius Hat Trick Leads DC United Past Seattle Sounders, 3-2

    Southern California native Chris Pontius came west and scored three goals to boost DC United past the Seattle Sounders, 3-2, Thursday night before 36,146 fans on the Xbox Pitch at Qwest Field...

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  18. 2010 NBA Finals, Game 4: Is Kobe Bryant on Rajon Rondo a Series Changer?

    It was the first quarter of Game Three of the NBA Finals and the hometown Boston Celtics had the home crowd shouting with boundless glee. The Celtics had jumped out to a lead behind the effective field generalship of point guard Rajon Rondo...

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  19. Sigi Schmid Pleased By Seattle Sounders Preparation

    The practice at the Xbox Pitch of Qwest Field Tuesday morning left Seattle Sounders Coach Sigi Schmid pleased. It was reminiscent of last Thursday’s practice prior to Saturday night’s home clash against the New England Revolution...

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  20. Fredy Montero, Seattle Sounders' Determined Striker With Tangible Goals

    Fredy Montero is someone who got his first pro soccer tryout with Deportivo Cali at the age of 13. He impressed enough to be signed after just one session...

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  21. Seattle Sounders Speak: Sigi Schmid, Kasey Keller on Shutout Win

    “Now about what we should have done … “ The speaker was Seattle Sounders Coach Sigi Schmid at the postgame press conference following his team’s impressive ...

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  22. MLS: Seattle Sounders Shut Out New England Revolution 3-0

    It was one of those dramatic moments, the kind often captured in the better sports films. A player stepped into the spotlight at a key moment and provided the victory-launching spark in an important, team-defining game...

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  23. Los Angeles Lakers Score Textbook Win in Phil Jackson Mold

    With the recent death of coaching great John Wooden the focus on his blend of molding great players with big game brilliant presentation calls to mind a current coaching master...

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  24. Seattle and New England: Two Teams Seeking Momentum

    The Seattle Sounders hope to build on a big 3-0 win in a friendly against Boca Juniors in their last home outing...

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  25. Sounders Speak: Kasey Keller On Chelsea Goal Prowess, Seattle Defense

    Following the Seattle Sounders workout on the Xbox pitch of Qwest Field, Captain Kasey Keller spoke with the media. Keller was asked about the English Premier League surge by Chelsea FC this year under Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti...

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