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Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Tuesday, September 2nd

Steve, Bill & Jason talk with University of Washington Defensive Backs Coach Jimmy Lake, Voice of the Mariners Rick Rizz, Green Bay Packers Play by Play Voice Wayne Larrivee, Seattle Mariners Right-handed Reliever Carson Smith.

1090 The Fan–09/02/2014

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2 Years Later Most Say ‘Fail Mary’ Is History

With the clock winding down, Russell Wilson — then a rookie in his third NFL game — scrambled and lofted a desperation pass from Green Bay’s 39-yard line into the end zone. After the officials ruled that Golden Tate had scored, the play instantly became known as “The Fail Mary,” and within days the NFL settled its labor dispute with referees.

1090 The Fan–09/02/2014

Richard Sherman (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sometimes Even Richard Sherman Needs An Escape

“It’s difficult at times. It’s more frustrating at times,” the star cornerback says about that anonymity being gone. “When you’re at dinner with your family or you’re just trying to be out hanging out on vacation and you can’t just sit there and sit on the boat without people driving up to the boat, constantly trying to take pictures and then them calling you rude because you say you just want to relax and be on vacation for a second.

1090 The Fan–09/02/2014

Kevin Williams (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Addition Of Williams Gives Depth To Seattle’s Line

Adding Williams, along with the addition of younger players that saw little playing time last season, provides Seattle enough quality depth to make up for the losses of Chris Clemons, Red Bryant and Clinton McDonald in the offseason.

1090 The Fan–09/02/2014

Russell Wilson (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Seattle Hopes Offensive Roll Will Continue

How much the offense can carry its success into the regular season is one of the biggest questions for Seattle headed into Thursday night’s season opener against Green Bay.

1090 The Fan–09/01/2014

Kiero Small #34 of the Seattle Seahawks (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Finalize 53-Man Roster; Add CB Marcus Burley

Notable players waived were fullback Kiero Small, quarterbacks Terrelle Pryor and B.J. Daniels, and wide receiver Bryan Walters. Daniels was later added to the team’s practice squad.

1090 The Fan–09/01/2014

Terrelle Pryor (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Seattle Goes With Two Quarterbacks; Cutting Pryor, Daniels

Seattle announced its final roster decisions ahead of Thursday’s season opener against Green Bay

1090 The Fan–08/31/2014

Tarvaris Jackson (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Seahawks End Preseason With 41-31 Loss To Raiders

Seattle must now decide on their 53-man roster by Saturday, August 30th

1090 The Fan–08/28/2014

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Rise In Flags Makes NFL Defenders Wary Of Contact

A subtle change to the NFL rulebook resulted in an 822 percent increase in illegal contact penalties through three weeks of the preseason.

1090 The Fan–08/28/2014

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Pete Carroll Calls Penalties Disappointing

Carroll said the Seahawks had received positive feedback from the league on multiple occasions that their practice habits were conforming to the rules regarding contact in practice

1090 The Fan–08/27/2014

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