Duane Brown returns in time for Seahawks opener at Indianapolis

Duane Brown is back with the Seahawks

The new NFL season begins tonight when the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the Dallas Cowboys. The Seahawks don’t play until Sunday in Indianapolis.

Seahawks play at Colts Sunday

The biggest news in Seattle this week was the return of left tackle Duane Brown. He met with the media yesterday and said he’s happy to be back on the field with his teammates…

Duane Brown on Being Back 2021-09-09

Duane Brown on Being Back 2021-09-09

Coach Pete Carroll says he’s excited to see the offense play, especially the new players and chemistry between quarterback Russell Wilson and new offensive coordinator Shane Waldron…

Pete Carroll on Offense 2021-09-09

Pete Carroll on Offense 2021-09-09

As good as Jamal Adams was a year ago, defensive coordinator Ken Norton, Jr. says he expects him to be even better in his second season as a Seahawk…

Ken Norton Jr. on Jamal Adams 2021-09-09

Ken Norton Jr. on Jamal Adams 2021-09-09

Seattle and Indianapolis kick off Sunday morning at 10 on FOX.

Mariners end road trip on positive note with win

The Mariners return home on a positive note after defeating Houston yesterday afternoon 8-to-5…

Mariners beat Astros 8-5

The back-and-forth contest saw Seattle tie it in the 7th on a 2-run double by Jarred Kelenic…

It remained knotted at 4-4 until the top of the 9th when Jose Marmolejos stepped to the plate…

A pitching change later and J.P. Crawford would provide some much-needed insurance…

Manager Scott Servais was relieved to finally get a “W” out of Houston and head back home…

Seattle has the day off today before hosting Arizona in the first of three games on Friday at 7:10.

American League West Scoreboard

In other American League West action Wednesday, Nick Lowe had a triple and scored three runs at Texas topped Arizona 8-5.

The Padres scored three runs on bases-loaded walks in an 8-run 2nd inning to beat the Angels 8-5.

Freddy Montas pitched 7-solid innings of 1-run ball with 7-strikeouts to lead Oakland over Chicago 5-1.

American League Wild Card Race

The Wild Card Race saw a flip-flop in the standings as Toronto beat New York 6-3 for its 7th-straight win. That combined with Boston’s 2-1 win over Tampa Bay put the Red Sox in the No. 1 Wild Card playoff spot. New York dropped to No. 2. The Blue Jays trail by a game-and-a-half while the Mariners are 2-and-a-half back.

NCWLIFE broadcast tonight cancelled

We were planning to bring you volleyball action tonight here on the NCWLIFE Channel…

Wenatchee vs Chelan Volleyball broadcast cancelled tonight

The match between Wenatchee and Chelan, however, was postponed to Monday because of a lack of officials. That leaves a hole in our schedule so we’ll bring you BCHL Hockey tonight between the Wenatchee and Prince George from April of 2018 in that magical run that saw the Wild win the Fred Paige Cup Title.

Prep Volleyball Schedule

There will be other volleyball played today as Cashmere hosts Sultan and Quincy travels to Brewster at 6:30. The 7 o’clock games have Eastmont at Ellensburg; Ephrata hosts West Valley of Spokane; and Bridgeport visits Moses Lake Christian.

Prep Soccer Schedule

On the soccer pitch this afternoon…

Prep Girls Soccer Schedule

Eastmont travels to Leavenworth to face Cascade at 4:30. Omak hosts Tonasket. Quincy’s at Brewster. Bridgeport hosts Pateros. Later it’s Chelan at Warden and Cashmere entertains Moses Lake.