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Sports NFL dynasties disappeared; could Seahawks be one? NFL dynasties disappeared; could Seahawks be one? (Photo Gallery)
The NFL does what it can via the draft, salary cap, free agency and, coming soon, expanded playoffs to engineer a sense of parity, making each team and each fan base believe it has a chance to win on any given Sunday - and to reach any season's Super Bowl.
Sports Piniella thankful, reflective on time in Seattle Piniella thankful, reflective on time in Seattle
Lou Piniella had to stop, collect himself and fight back tears. It was not the type of emotion Seattle Mariners fans got accustomed to seeing from the fiery Piniella during his 10 seasons managing the club.
Sports Zunino leads Mariners to 4-1 win over White Sox Zunino leads Mariners to 4-1 win over White Sox
Mike Zunino hit a three-run homer, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.
Sports Plenty of flags fly during Seahawks-Broncos Plenty of flags fly during Seahawks-Broncos
The Seattle Seahawks' preseason opener against the Denver Broncos devolved into a game of flag football, which wasn't unexpected in light of the NFL's renewed emphasis on illegal contact and holding.
Sports Elias, Ackley lead Mariners to rout of White Sox Elias, Ackley lead Mariners to rout of White Sox
Roenis Elias took a no-hitter into the fifth inning, Dustin Ackley led a potent Seattle offense with a home run and four RBI, and the Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 13-3 on Thursday night.
Sports Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case
A federal judge has ruled that the NCAA can't stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over.
Sports MLS assesses its future following big summer MLS assesses its future following big summer
This summer showed Major League Soccer that attracting U.S. fans to the game is no longer an issue. It's engaging them that the league sees as its next step.