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Friday, December 19
Seahawks are close to completing a stunning turnaround

As the Seahawks go caroling around the NFL, singing the songs they want to hear and stiff-arming anyone attempting to impede their joy, they’re writing a remarkable story without realizing it.

Thursday, December 18

Seahawks’ offense shouldn’t concede that Sunday will be a defensive battle | Jerry Brewer

As great as the Seahawks have been lately, imagine if they cleaned up a few of the things holding back their offense. And then imagine if that inspired Pete Carroll to have greater offensive ambition.

Monday, December 15

Jerry Brewer’s Seahawks Morning After: Monstrous defense now playing for its legacy

The Seahawks’ frightening defense is without a weakness as it drives the team toward the playoffs with a four-game win streak. Even scarier, it’s playing for something bigger than contracts and Pro Bowls.

Sunday, December 14

Seahawks have their goals in sight after beating 49ers | Jerry Brewer

It takes a game like Sunday’s to define how well the Seahawks are playing. This time, against the rival San Francisco 49ers, against a team fighting to remain in playoff contention, the Seahawks were neither overpowering nor outstanding. And they still won 17-7.

Saturday, December 13

Seahawks vs. 49ers: If Harbaugh leaves, rivalry could be over as we know it | Jerry Brewer

The last time the San Francisco 49ers visited CenturyLink Field, the Seahawks and Niners met in the NFC Championship Game. It felt like only the beginning of high-stakes postseason matchups. On Sunday, San Francisco returns to Seattle, and it feels like an ending.

Thursday, December 11

Athletes showing a novel boldness in expressing non-sports opinions | Jerry Brewer

After years of being timid, noncommittal and possibly even aloof, major American sports figures are using their star power and platform to deliver important messages about society, or at least keep troubling national news as relevant as possible.

Tuesday, December 9

UW volleyball star Krista Vansant stands tall among Huskies’ greatest

Washington senior Krista Vansant has earned nearly every individual award possible in volleyball, but she still wants something more — an NCAA championship. She won’t be satisfied until she gets it.

Sunday, December 7

Washington must build on signature victory | Jerry Brewer

After an outstanding defensive effort in a 49-36 victory over No. 13 San Diego State, the Huskies can’t let this victory go for naught by letting down against weaker competition.

Saturday, December 6

Unbeaten Washington men’s basketball team takes big step forward, faces big test Sunday | Jerry Brewer

The Huskies are 6-0 and improved on both ends after missing the NCAA men’s tournament the past three seasons. They host No. 13 San Diego State on Sunday in their biggest test so far.

Friday, December 5

Why Melky Cabrera could solve the Mariners’ gaping hole in right field | Jerry Brewer

The Mariners finally seem committed to spending the money to build a winner, but they can’t stop before they address a need in right field. Free-agent Melky Cabrera could be the right fit.

Sunday, November 30

Sounders suffer a cruel end to a magical season

The best of the Sounders’ six MLS seasons closed with a loss in the Western Conference Final to the Galaxy. In a sport that specializes in cruel conclusions, this one was especially wicked.