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Saturday roundup: Madden, pics from OTAs and whatnot

OTAs roll along without the media, as you can see from this photo gallery on

We will be off double-secret probation Monday, then closed out for a week again after that.

There are several pictures of slimmed-down James Carpenter, and you can see Tarvaris Jackson is back. Kam Chancellor is around, but never with a helmet or on the field in action shots. Also, no sign of Marshawn Lynch in any of the pictures.

In one shot, we see rookie Garry Gilliam working at left tackle with the No. 1 offensive line.

signed with Chunky Soup.
for the next edition of Madden.

> You have to be a tall quarterback to throw over the line and not get passes knocked down, or ...> Friends say a "Sea-Hawks!" chant broke out at the Lionel Richie concert in KeyArena last night. Russell Wilson and Heath Farwell were in attendance.

> Arizona linebacker Daryl Washington has been suspended a year without pay for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Washington released a statement that said using marijuana was the reason for the failed drug test. The Cardinals are now down two starting linebackers (Karlos Dansby left in free agency) from last season.

> Colin Kaepernick says he did nothing wrong in Miami and is eager for the district attorney to finish the case.