Seahawks Pro Bowl defensive end Cliff Avril told Seattle’s 710-AM radio on Wednesday ensuring his quality of life while recovering from neck surgery is his first priority, and that his decision on whether to play again will only come after that basic assurance.
Seahawks Pro Bowl defensive end Cliff Avril told Seattle’s 710-AM radio on Wednesday ensuring his quality of life while recovering from neck surgery is his first priority, and that his decision on whether to play again will only come after that basic assurance. Elaine Thompson AP
Seahawks Pro Bowl defensive end Cliff Avril told Seattle’s 710-AM radio on Wednesday ensuring his quality of life while recovering from neck surgery is his first priority, and that his decision on whether to play again will only come after that basic assurance. Elaine Thompson AP
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Cliff Avril’s quality of life bigger than his Seahawks future: “I just want to play basketball with my kids”

January 17, 2018 02:22 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.