Veteran D.J. Fluker says he’s been released by Seahawks

Move came after Seattle drafted his heir apparent, LSU guard Damien Lewis, in the NFL draft.

  • Apr 26, 2020

Marysville native Luton selected by Jaguars in NFL draft

The former Marysville Pilchuck standout goes to Jacksonville with the 189th overall pick.

Dream come true: Eason picked by Colts in 4th round

The Lake Stevens High School graduate goes to Indianapolis with the 122nd pick in the NFL draft.

Seattle opts for experience over projects in draft class

All eight of Seattle’s draft picks are from Power 5 conference schools.

UW center Harris goes to Browns in Round 5 of NFL draft

But Huskies TE Hunter Bryant, RB Salvon Ahmed, OT Trey Adams and DB Myles Bryant all go undrafted.

Unused running medals get new meaning, for essential workers

An Everett company wants to recognize nurses, first-responders and others, with proceeds going to charity.

Eason, other locals still waiting to be selected in NFL draft

The former Lake Stevens star is the top quarterback still available according to ESPN.

Seahawks add to both lines on Day 2 of NFL draft

Seattle drafts Tennessee DE Darrell Taylor in the 2nd and selects LSU guard Damien Lewis in the 3rd.

Seahawks select Texas Tech LB Brooks in Round 1

Seattle doesn’t trade out and instead uses the 27th overall pick to take the speedy linebacker.

Edmonds native Kispert will test NBA draft waters

The King’s alum and Gonzaga forward won’t hire an agent and could possibly return to the Bulldogs.

Prep notebook: Locals honored by county basketball officials

Monroe’s Efton Chism III and Jackson’s Mack Konig earned player of the year honors.

Silvertips add 12 players in WHL bantam draft

The 2005-born group will be eligible to play for Everett beginning in the 2021-22 season.

Washington quarterback Jacob Eason throw around the rush of Boise State’s Curtis Weaver for a touchdown pass in the first quarter of the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 21, 2019. Eason, a Lake Stevens alum, was one of 58 players — and the only UW player — invited to participate in the NFL Draft’s virtual event. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman)

POLL RESULTS: Eason likely to be picked in early rounds

Most fans believe the former Lake Stevens star will be a second- or third-round pick in the NFL draft.

Washington quarterback Jacob Eason throw around the rush of Boise State’s Curtis Weaver for a touchdown pass in the first quarter of the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 21, 2019. Eason, a Lake Stevens alum, was one of 58 players — and the only UW player — invited to participate in the NFL Draft’s virtual event. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman)

On draft day, Lake Stevens star QB Eason awaits call to NFL

Experts predict UW alum Jacob Eason will be selected after Thursday’s first round. But who knows?

Source: Minor League Baseball prepared to accept contraction

The AquaSox aren’t thought to be one of the targeted teams, but the future of their league is in doubt.

Silvertips notebook: Puutio expected back despite pro deal

Plus, Everett is preparing for Wednesday’s virtual WHL bantam draft.

UW coach on RaeQuan Battle: ‘His future is on a different level’

The Washington men’s basketball coach says the former Marysville Pilchuck star has ‘limitless’ potential.

Seahawks pre-draft position preview: DBs

With its starters on short deals, Seattle is likely to draft for the future in the secondary.

Lake Stevens High School graduate and University of Washington quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to be an early-round pick in the NFL draft, which begins Thursday. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)

POLL: When will Jacob Eason be picked in the NFL draft?

The Lake Stevens High School graduate and UW quarterback is expected to be an early-round selection.

Lake Stevens High School graduate and University of Washington quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to be an early-round pick in the NFL draft, which begins Thursday. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/TNS)

Four Snohomish County natives eligible in upcoming NFL draft

Jacob Eason, Jake Luton, Mosese Fifita and Austin Joyner hope to have their dreams realized this week.