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Sports Sherman's big night leads Seahawks past 49ers again Sherman's big night leads Seahawks past 49ers again (Photo Gallery)
Richard Sherman set up the only touchdown with another key defensive play in this heated rivalry, then made a second interception with the 49ers driving late, and the Seattle Seahawks ended a five-game losing streak on San Francisco's home field with a 19-3 win Thursday night.
Sports Freshmen fill vital roles for Oregon Freshmen fill vital roles for Oregon (Photo Gallery)
As players like senior Ifo Ekpre-Olomu - and perhaps junior quarterback Marcus Mariota - aspire to finish their college careers with a spot in the first playoffs and a national championship bid, they're being helped along the way by a group of promising freshmen including running back Royce Freeman and receivers Charles Nelson and Devon Allen.

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Professional Seahawks hope Wagner able to return vs. Arizona
When Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner was first told he'd completely torn the tendon connecting his big toe and the bottom of his foot, the recovery was estimated to be eight weeks.
Professional Trail Blazers rally for 102-93 win over Pelicans (Photo Gallery)
The Portland Trail Blazers have proven their mettle with a couple of big comebacks this season. Damian Lillard scored 24 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:14 left, to help Portland win its fifth straight game — the longest current streak in the NBA.

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Sports North Bend in 4A, Harrisburg in 3A finals; Sheldon in 6A semifinal North Bend in 4A, Harrisburg in 3A finals; Sheldon in 6A semifinal
By the time North Bend takes the field Saturday in Hillsboro for the 4A state football title game, Harrisburg will be well into the 3A title game over in Hermiston.

And before either game begins, Sheldon High School will have made its case for a spot in the 6A title game.
Sports Browns QB Manziel involved in hotel fight Browns QB Manziel involved in hotel fight
A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel "a hug" was struck by the rookie quarterback's entourage at a downtown hotel and was left with a swollen eye and lip, police said.
Sports Industry leaders: Skiing cheaper than you think Industry leaders: Skiing cheaper than you think
Industry leaders say that even though last-minute lift tickets at some resorts now exceed $100, skiing has never been more affordable if you're savvy about discounts.
Sports Huskies beat Beavers 37-13, become bowl eligible Huskies beat Beavers 37-13, become bowl eligible
Jaydon Mickens caught a 54-yard touchdown on Washington's first drive and added a 36-yard TD run in the fourth quarter, Dwayne Washington ran for a 68-yard touchdown and the Huskies became bowl eligible with a 37-13 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.
Sports Wilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3 Wilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3 (Photo Gallery)
Russell Wilson found backup tight end Cooper Helfet for a 20-yard catch-and-run touchdown late in the third quarter, Steven Hauschka kicked four field goals and the Seattle Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday.
Sports New gear, free leis at Duck Stores for Mahalodays New gear, free leis at Duck Stores for Mahalodays
The Duck Stores in Eugene are giving away green and yellow leis to wear to Saturday’s game against Colorado.

The game starts at 1:30 p.m. and will be televised on the Pac-12 Network.
Sports Will this be Mariota's last game at Autzen? Will this be Mariota's last game at Autzen? (Photo Gallery)
Many people believe that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is bound for the NFL after this season is over. That means Saturday's game against Colorado could be the junior's last at Autzen Stadium.
Sports AP: Bermuda to host 2017 America's Cup AP: Bermuda to host 2017 America's Cup
The tax haven of Bermuda has been picked over San Diego to host the 2017 America's Cup, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.