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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 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 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 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 M's beat Braves 7-3 for series sweep M's beat Braves 7-3 for series sweep
The Seattle Mariners handed Atlanta its eighth straight loss, with Dustin Ackley and Logan Morrison hitting home runs in the third inning that sent the Mariners to a 7-3 win Wednesday.
Sports Seahawks visit Broncos in rematch of Super Bowl Seahawks visit Broncos in rematch of Super Bowl
When the Seattle Seahawks visit the Broncos for a preseason kickoff Thursday night, they'll see a Denver defense that was reshaped with them in mind - along with a team still smarting over all that trash talk during and after the Super Bowl.
Sports Hernandez dominates Braves in Mariners' 4-2 win Hernandez dominates Braves in Mariners' 4-2 win
Felix Hernandez allowed one run in eight innings, extending his major league record streak of games with at least seven innings and two or fewer runs to 15, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Tuesday.
Sports Lynch practices, right tackle battle wide open Lynch practices, right tackle battle wide open
Running back Marshawn Lynch returned to practice for the first time since reporting to training camp late last week, but who will block for him at right tackle this season remains in question.