Michael Grey | August 28, 2014 9:42 amWhy so much doubt about the Seahawks' chances of repeating?
Mariners have no more margin for error after letdown against Phillies
Michael Grey | August 22, 2014 10:01 amIf the Mariners had any room to err in a razor-thin American League postseason race, they used it up by losing two of three against the Phillies this week.
Grey Area: Lloyd McClendon, Mariners following Tigers' blueprint
Michael Grey | August 14, 2014 4:17 pmMariners manager Lloyd McClendon has taken plenty of cues from his mentor, Jim Leyland. In fact, McClendon's first season in Seattle is strikingly similar to Leyland's debut campain with the Tigers in 2006, when Detroit advanced to the World Series.
Grey Area: Felix Hernandez is treating Mariners fans to history
Michael Grey | August 08, 2014 8:45 amSuperlatives get overused in sports media. But in the case of Felix Hernandez's 2014 season, only one word really seems to fit: historic.
July 31, 2014: A day to remember in Seattle sports
Michael Grey | August 01, 2014 9:14 amBetween the Blue Angels flying over Seahawks practice, a visit from a Hall of Famer, the Mariners' deadline moves and Marshawn Lynch's return, Thursday was a memorable day for Michael Grey.
Grey Area: Seahawks learn that mo' money is mo' problems
Michael Grey | July 25, 2014 7:29 amBig contracts went out to players like Earl Thomas, Richard Sherman and Michael Bennett, but Marshawn Lynch's hold out proves that even the Seahawks aren't immune to the issues money creates.
Grey Area: Mariners are relevant and equipped for a run
Michael Grey | July 18, 2014 7:40 amAdded experience has paid off for the Mariners, who enter the second half of the season in the thick of the playoff race and looking to improve even more with expected deadline deals.
Grey Area: Richard Sherman and 'The Birth of No'
Michael Grey | July 11, 2014 8:59 amRichard Sherman has always embraced the spotlight, but it might be time for the Seahawks cornerback to unplug from the media machine.
Grey Area: U.S. has cleared major hurdle at World Cup
June 27, 2014 8:30 amBy advancing to the knockout stage twice in a row, Clint Dempsey and the Americans have proven they can compete with anyone at the World Cup, writes Michael Grey.
Grey Area: New deal for Lynch? Unwise and unlikely
June 13, 2014 8:25 amIf the Seahawks were to give in to running back Marshawn Lynch's reported desire for a new contract, it would go against everything we know about coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider.
5 takes: Doug Baldwin gets paid through hard work
May 30, 2014 9:32 amMichael Grey shares five thoughts on the week that was in sports, including his take on one-time undrafted free agent Doug Baldwin's new contract with the Seahawks.
5 takes: Sounders adjusting without Dempsey, Yedlin
May 23, 2014 7:53 amMichael Grey shares five thoughts on the week that was in sports, including his take on how the Sounders are adjusting without Clint Dempsey and DeAndre Yedlin.
5 takes: Mariners' ace, manager show some fire
May 16, 2014 8:42 amMichael Grey shares his five takes on the week that was in Seattle sports and beyond, including the fire that Mariners ace Felix Hernandez and manager Lloyd McClendon showed while losing two of three to Tampa Bay.
5 takes: Sherman, Thomas and Seahawks' success
May 09, 2014 9:31 amMichael Grey shares his five takes on the week that was in Seattle sports and beyond, including his takes on the extensions the Seahawks have given Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas and how the success of their secondary has influenced the rest of the league.
5 takes: All eyes on Sherman with Thomas' deal done
May 02, 2014 11:20 amMichael Grey shares five thoughts on the week that was in Seattle sports and beyond, including his takes on the Seahawks' new deal with Earl Thomas and the one that's reportedly close with Richard Sherman.