OLYMPIA, Wash. — Daniel Duncan got the surprise of all surprises when he was called into the principal’s office at Washington Middle School.
He couldn’t believe it when Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner called to tell him he was going to the Super Bowl. Wagner is one of Daniel’s favorite players.
“Oh my God! I’m freaking out,” he screamed.
The 14-year-old boy has a life-threatening medical …
Posted by Associated Press on January 19, 2015
SEATTLE — After the chaos subsided, Earl Thomas sat in his locker quietly searching for a description.
For a change, the normally chatty Seattle Seahawks’ All-Pro safety had little to say.
“It’s hard to describe what just happened. We were down with 3 minutes left and look what happened. I’m clueless right now,” Thomas …
EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Ducks have lost their Heisman Trophy winning quarterback to the pros. Marcus Mariota will skip his senior season. He declared for the NFL draft on Wednesday and could very well be the first overall pick.
“I will miss being with my teammates. Being a part of this team was something special that I will always treasure,” he said.
At their North Portland headquarters, a small group of fans got to witness the unveiling of the new D-Lillard-1’s. They feature a new hybrid D-Zero logo on the back and say DAME on the tongue. The sneakers will retail for $105 and will be available on February 6th.
Posted by Associated Press on January 12, 2015
ARLINGTON, Texas — Oregon had cut the biggest deficit of the season to a single point and was in position to grab the national championship that eluded the Ducks four years ago.
They fell short — again.
Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott scored four touchdowns, three in the second half after the Oregon rally, and the Buckeyes won the first College Football Playoff national …