Dave Boling Newsletter


Dave Boling: Schneider knows what he’s looking for in new Seahawks

Anybody taken by Seattle in next week’s draft is going to have to be able to come in and be unintimidated by some of the most physical players...

Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider answers a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Schneider and the Seahawks are gearing up for the 2015 NFL Draft.

Jockey Joe Steiner’s journey brings him back to Emerald Downs

With a long legacy of racing in his family, Renton-raised jockey seeks his 1,000th win when Emerald Downs opens 2015 season this Saturday.

Steiner works a horse for trainer Sharon Ross at Emerald Downs in Auburn on Friday in preparation for his return to racing in the Northwest for Saturday’s season-opening card.

Boling: Island breezes should soothe Seahawks

Russell Wilson leads Seahawks teammates, including newcomer Jimmy Graham, to Hawaii for offseason drills and annual bonding retreat

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson used a chartered plane to get teammates to Hawaii for an offseason workout.

Rob Manfred, new MLB commisssioner, faces inquisitive Mariners

Bud Selig’s successor answers questions about his vision of a crisper, quicker game and a league that will appeal to new generations of fans

New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred met with the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday. “The Mariners lead the league in one category: the number of questions,” Manfred says.

Dave Boling: Angels wowed by Felix Hernandez and wary of Mariners

The Mariners have ground to gain on last year’s American League West winner, but Monday’s win was a start