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Bobby Wagner Surprised Shoppers Tuesday By Paying For Groceries
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner’s philanthropy often flies under the radar, but he made a big difference for a lot of people this week.

Jadeveon Clowney “Wants To Go” & Other Seahawks Injury Updates From Pete Carroll
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll provided injury updates ahead of Wednesday’s practice on Jarran Reed, Jadeveon Clowney and others.

Wednesday Round-Up: Vote Rashaad Penny For NFL Ground Player Of The Week
Seahawks running back Rashaad Penny is one of three nominees for NFL Ground Player of the Week.

Seahawks' unlikely heroes and championship opportunity top Lydia's The 6
Ahead of the Seahawks' big Monday night game against Minnesota, Lydia Cruz breaks down The 6, the stories every Seattle sports fan should know this weekend.

Seahawks CB Tre Flowers Continuing to Develop 'Confidence and Awareness'
After a sluggish start, Flowers has recently been one of the best players on Seattle's defense and it hasn't gone unnoticed.

Seattle Seahawks continuing to groom Travis Homer as kick returner
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said the team has been grooming rookie Travis Homer to take over as the team's primary kick returner.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson currently 3rd place in Pro Bowl voting
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is currently in third place in this year's Pro Bowl voting - here's how to cast your ballot now.

Limiting hype key to Pete Carroll's prime-time success with Seahawks - Seattle Seahawks Blog- ESPN
When the lights come on, Pete Carroll's Seahawks teams thrive, but the secret to his success is not allowing the stage to overexcite his players.

Arizona Cardinals can spoil hopes of Rams, Steelers, Browns, Seahawks
The Arizona Cardinals can have a huge impact on the NFL postseason race in their final five games of the season.

Lions will start rookie David Blough at QB vs. Bears -
The Lions will start third-stringer David Blough under center against the Chicago Bears on Thanksgiving, sources told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Stacey Dales on Wednesday night.

Eagles sign kicker Jake Elliott to five-year extension -
Philadelphia announced Wednesday that it signed kicker Jake Elliott to a five-year extension through 2024. Elliott's deal is worth around $21.8 million with $10.45 million guaranteed.

Broncos increase Drew Lock's reps; QB could start Sun. -
With five games left in a lost season, the Denver Broncos could soon be turning their rookie quarterback to close out the campaign. Drew Lock will see his practice reps increase this week.

Earl Thomas guarantees Ravens going to Super Bowl -
Earl Thomas expects the Ravens to be in the Super Bowl. He's not as sure about the 49ers. The veteran safety said Baltimore will play for the Lombardi Trophy and its opponent, whoever it happens to be, will be "in trouble."

Falcons' Julio Jones (shoulder) questionable vs. Saints -
Julio Jones' status for Thursday's game against the Saints remains up in the air. The Falcons' star WR is battling a shoulder injury and listed as questionable. RB Devonta Freeman is expected to return, while TE Austin Hooper is out.

Coughlin: 'No excuses' for Jags' record; mum on future -
In a surprise conference call on Wednesday, Jaguars EVP Tom Coughlin spoke on the disappointing season so far in Jacksonville but refrained from discussing any changes he will make if the trend continues.

Injuries: Eagles WRs Jeffery, Agholor return to practice -
Philadelphia Eagles wideouts Alshon Jeffery (ankle) and Nelson Agholor (knee) are expected to return to practice on Wednesday, just in time for a struggling offense.

What to watch for in Thanksgiving tripleheader -
Beginning with an NFC North clash between the Bears and Lions, moving on to a Bills-Cowboys showdown and concluding with a Falcons-Saints tilt, there are three helpings of NFL football on Thanksgiving.

Jerry Jones: 'How about let's win some ballgames' -
With frustrations mounting in Dallas, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones spoke about several topics on Good Morning Football on Wednesday morning, from contract situations to his recent comments regarding the head coach.

Thomas Davis blames defense for Chargers' losses -
Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Thomas Davis says the reason for their losses falls on the defense. "The offense has put up enough points for us to be more successful," he said.

The Duck knows he can just wing it – ProFootballTalk
The realistic expectations for the Steelers season took a huge hit when quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was lost for the season with an elbow injury. So at this point in the season, there's no reason not to play freely and hope for the best. Thus quacketh the duck.

1998 Vikings make NFL’s 100 greatest teams, Cris Carter does not agree – ProFootballTalk
Thanksgiving of 1998 will always be remembered as the coming out party for Randy Moss and the Vikings: Although they were a good team heading into that game, the Thanksgiving destruction of the Cowboys was something different.

Logan Thomas prepared to “sling it and whatever happens, happens” if needed as emergency QB – ProFootballTalk
Detroit Lions tight end Logan Thomas was on the receiving end of a touchdown pass in last week's loss to the Washington Redskins. However, multiple injuries at quarterback for the Lions could lead to Thomas having to try to throw for touchdowns instead Thursday against the Chicago Bears.

Lane Johnson set to return for Eagles after clearing concussion protocol – ProFootballTalk
If Lane Johnson's Twitter account is any indication, he'll make his return to the lineup this weekend for the Philadelphia Eagles. Johnson tweeted a photo of himself strutting onto the field during pregame introductions on Wednesday night after being a full participant in practice with the Eagles...