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February 8, 2016 3:04 PM

Marshawn Lynch’s last great accomplishment for Seahawks: letting them know so quickly he’s retiring

No wonder the Seahawks from owner Paul Allen down to the website guys are thanking the 29-year-old running back

Instead of an offseason of waiting and potentially having to release Lynch, he made the team’s upcoming work easier

Shopping for new running backs behind heir Thomas Rawls begins at the scouting combine in two weeks

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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.

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