With $87.6 million deal, Russell Wilson happy to get past the 'noise'

During the first day of Seahawks training camp, Russell Wilson answers questions about his new contract with the team, which was finalized the night before.

For Seahawks fans, it couldn’t get much better than the news that Wilson had signed a four-year extension. That means no more fretting over how an impasse would have affected the mood of the Seahawks team, writes Larry Stone.

Wilson agent Mark Rodgers: Four years key to getting the deal done

While there was a lot of talk about the bridges the two sides needed to cross for Russell Wilson to sign an extension with the Seahawks, Wilson's agent Mark Rodgers said the biggest might have been agreeing on just a 4-year contract.

Jack Zduriencik says Mariners’ moves before trade deadline ‘more about the future’

Though not mathematically eliminated from contention, common sense and logic point to the Mariners moving forward with thoughts of 2016 as they play out the string of 59 remaining games this season.

Golf

Tiger Woods is tied for 5th in event he hosts

Tiger Woods was tied for fifth place halfway through the Quicken Loans National, a PGA Tour event he hosts. Ryo Ishikawa leads by one stroke over Kevin Chappell, who owns a home in Kirkland, and Rickie Fowler.