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MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 07: Manti Te'o #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish tries to make a play on the ball against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship game at Sun Life Stadium on January 7, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rookie Linebacker Manti Te’o Hopes To Jump Start A Dull Chargers Defense

Finally in the NFL, Manti Te’o is looking to give football fans everywhere reasons to forget about his fake girlfriend scandal. His performance with the San Diego Chargers may be just the thing to jolt his name back to football relevance.

08/26/2013

K.J. Wright (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Swartz: Reviewing The Hawks’ Young, Versatile Linebackers

Bill Swartz previews the Seahawks’ linebacking corps for the 2013 season.

1090 The Fan–05/29/2013

Leroy Hill in 2008 (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Former Seahawk Leroy Hill Won’t Face Felony Charge In Arrest

Linebacker Leroy Hill won’t face a felony charge in his January arrest for investigation of domestic violence because a case for the charge is “legally insufficient to pursue.”

1090 The Fan–05/08/2013

Brian Urlacher (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

End Of An Era: Bears, Urlacher Part Ways

Brian Urlacher’s time with the Chicago Bears is officially over. The team announced Wednesday afternoon that they were unable to reach an agreement on a new contract with the linebacker. Is there a chance the All-Pro linebacker could come to Seattle?

1090 The Fan–03/21/2013

(stock image / photo by Craig Jones/Getty Images)

Gay College Football Player Says A Kiss Got Him Booted Off Team

A concussion kept Jamie Kuntz from suiting up for his first college football game. A kiss from his much-older boyfriend at that game led the freshman linebacker to be kicked off the team, he said.

CBS Seattle–09/12/2012