Seahawks safety Earl Thomas walks the field before the game. The Seattle Seahawks played the Kansas City Chiefs in a preseason game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash., on Friday, August 25, 2017.
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas walks the field before the game. The Seattle Seahawks played the Kansas City Chiefs in a preseason game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash., on Friday, August 25, 2017. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas walks the field before the game. The Seattle Seahawks played the Kansas City Chiefs in a preseason game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash., on Friday, August 25, 2017. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
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Seahawks’ most important development for season opener? Earl Thomas is fully back

September 03, 2017 03:22 PM

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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.