Ahtyba Rubin says he found ‘heaven’ with Seahawks

After spending the first seven years of his career with the Browns, Ahtyba Rubin relocated this offseason to the Pacific Northwest, joining the Seahawks on a one-year deal. The change of scenery, as you might imagine, has invigorated the veteran defensive tackle. Forget Cloud 9, he’s found nirvana. “It’s so beautiful here by the lake, it’s…

MGM bettor places ‘seven-figure wager’ on Patriots

One Las Vegas bettor doesn’t always gamble, but when he does he goes, perhaps literally, for broke. Per the Sporting News, the MGM Resorts International sports book in Nevada took a “seven-figure wager” on the Patriots to win Super Bowl XLIX. That’s a lot of coin. Consider: MGM did not receive a million-dollar bet on…

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Seahawks remain odds-on favorite to win Super Bowl

It wasn’t too long ago that the Seattle Seahawks, mired in a funk, were considered underdogs to qualify for the postseason. How things change. They’re now the odds-on choice to repeat as Super Bowl champs. Per ProFootballTalk.com, linemaker William Hill U.S. on Sunday night released the newest Super Bowl 49 odds, listing Seattle as 9-5…

Seahawks now considered underdogs to make playoffs?

The Seahawks entered the 2014 season as Vegas’ (and yours truly’s) favorite to repeat as Super Bowl champions. Seven weeks and three losses later, however, Seattle could be on the outside looking in. According to Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight.com, the Seahawks, based on the latest NFL Elo ratings, are now considered underdogs to qualify for…

Ryan Clark: Russell Wilson is ‘the best player in the NFL’

Russell Wilson has spent much of his young career wooing fans with his unique playmaking ability. Turns out his opponents are just as impressed. Following the Seahawks’ victory over the Redskins on Monday night, Washington safety Ryan Clark dubbed Wilson the NFL’s best player. “We got beat by a better team,” Clark told the Washington…

Knighton re-watched Super Bowl ‘a lot,’ hates Seahawks

Look up the word “agony” — defined as “extraordinary, and often long term, physical or emotional pain” — and you’re likely to find a picture of Pot Roast. And I don’t mean the delicious delicacy. Rather, Broncos mammoth defensive tackle Terrance Knighton, who’s having trouble letting go of the team’s blowout loss to the Seahawks…