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NFL quarterback Russell Wilson announced that he has reached a contract extension with the Seattle Seahawks, and he did so at 3:44 a.m. with his wife Ciara lying next to him on his Instagram and Twitter accounts. “Hey Seattle, we got a deal,” the star signal-caller said, as Ciara rested her head on his chest,…

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In defiance of President Donald Trump and some NFL team owners, players this past Thursday night chose to protest in silence during the playing of the national anthem. Players on five teams mounted dome protests in the ongoing debate with taking a knee in remembrance of those who have fallen victim to police violence. The…

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These are heady times for the Wilson household featuring Russell Wilson, Ciara and their newborn. As the family probably looks back at their tumultuous courtship, punctuated by ill-advised utterances by Ciara’s ex-husband and baby daddy Future about his son, Future Zahir Wilburn, 3, being around Wilson, they are doubtlessly and blissfully celebrating their own child’s…

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About one too many beers. That’s apparently what it takes for a fan to cross the line while interacting with athletes during sporting events. In the last minute of the Seattle Seahawks’ 30-24 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, Seahawks defensive end Quinton Jefferson was heading to the locker room after being ejected for his involvement in…

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A simple act of non-violent protest has awakened a sleeping giant of athletic social justice activism among NFL players.  When San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the playing of the national anthem last month, he set off a firestorm of controversy. Kaepernick stated, “I am not going to stand up to…

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Former New York Knick and three-time NBA slam-dunk champion Nate Robinson, who turned 32 last month, aspires to try his hand at professional football after having been released by the New Orleans Pelicans last fall. “You ask people around here they’ll know, Nate Robinson, his best sport is football,” Robinson said in a YouTube video…

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The relationship between Russell Wilson and Ciara has truly seemed like a fairy tale. For nearly a year, the pop star’s fans have been rooting for her and her athlete boyfriend, and now Wilson has finally put a ring on his future wife’s finger. On Friday afternoon, the Seattle Seahawks quarterback posted a message to…

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This Super Bowl Sunday will be the 50th anniversary of the big game and all America has its eyes on Cam Newton. The young Carolina Panthers quarterback will join an elite number of Black quarterbacks to serve as a starter. Russell Wilson/Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson led the Seahawks to victory over the Denver Broncos at…

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  Derrick Coleman of the Seattle Seahawks could be facing jail time. According to the Seattle Times, Coleman was driving in Seattle when his car hit another vehicle and he walked away from the crash. After the crash, Coleman reportedly got out of his Dodge pickup truck and walked away. The other person involved in…

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In the run-up to their first ever Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks revealed the secret ingredient of their winning recipe. Each player was required to meditate add do yoga. Having Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch on the team certainly helped too. Still, head coach Pete Carroll wanted to test out a theory about the mind/body…

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A number of NFL teams received a surprise after Sunday night’s football games. The DEA decided to hold unannounced inspections of NFL medical teams, locker rooms and even game bench areas in an unprecedented move. This action by the DEA is because of an ongoing probe dealing with possible distribution of drugs without prescription labels…

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