Seattle’s Pro Bowl defensive end sat a day after former teammate Marshawn Lynch did the same before an Oakland Raiders preseason game. Gregg Bell gbell@thenewstribune.com
Seattle’s Pro Bowl defensive end sat a day after former teammate Marshawn Lynch did the same before an Oakland Raiders preseason game. Gregg Bell gbell@thenewstribune.com
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Gregg Bell joined The News Tribune in July 2014. Bell had been the director of writing for the University of Washington's athletic department for four years. He was the senior national sports writer in Seattle for The Associated Press from 2005-10, covering the Seahawks in their first Super Bowl season and beyond. He's also been The Sacramento Bee's beat writer on the Oakland Athletics and Raiders. The native of Steubenville, Ohio, is a 1993 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and a 2000 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism.