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  1. Bill Belichick, Pete Carroll keep even keel on big stageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston Herald

    ... high stakes is nothing new. "At the end of the day, it's still going to be a game," Seattle offensive tackle Russell Okung said. "Pete does a great job of keeping those things in perspective and really challenging us to be ourselves and be who we ...

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  2. Mark Purdy: 49ers used to be Super Bowl contenders a " two months agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... they are purely an afterthought. Wednesday at the Seattle Seahawks' media session, I asked offensive tackle Russell Okung if he had any thoughts on the 49ers' head coaching change and their general muddled state of uncertain affairs. Which made ...

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  3. Media spotlight shifts from Deflategate to MarshawnRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... those that know him best think he's very misunderstood. "Marshawn is one of the best teammates I've ever had," Russell Okung said Wednesday. "He's been a mentor in some ways to me and I've learned a lot of good things from him. He's probably the ...

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  4. Nigerian-American Seahawks Player on Boko Haram: - You Can Only Do So Much Putting out a Tweet'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Seattle Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung, the son of Nigerian Christians who immigrated to Texas before his birth, tells Breitbart Sports that it pains him to see the slaughter of his fellow Christians by Boko Haram in his parents' homeland. "I will continue to pray for those people sacrificing their lives day-in, and day-out for what they believe in," Okung told Breitbart Sports at Seattle's Super Bowl media availability on Wednesday at the Arizona Grand Resort.

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  5. Seattle's Russell Wilson possesses that indefinable 'it' as quarterback, leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... that a tall, strong-armed quarterback like Jay Cutler do not have. "How do I define it?'' offensive lineman Russell Okung said. "That's hard. But you know it when you see it. His intelligence. His leadership. His calm under pressure. "His ability to ...

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  6. Super Bowl 2015 DoppelgangersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... deep and primordial inside your heart. Maseo was a member of the sublime '90s hip hop group De La Soul. Russell Okung is an offensive tackle for the Seattle Seahawks. If Chris Pratt had an older brother who volunteered his spare time to do ...

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  7. Mystery of Marshawn Lynch? There really isn't oneRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... that he shows on his runs - that's kind of us." "I would say he's what makes us who we are," offensive tackle Russell Okung added. "We know when that ball's in his hand he's not playing." "There are stories out there that let you know exactly who he ...

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  8. The secret to Russell Wilson's successRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NFL

    ... are similar. We both have positive outlooks, so he's always pumping me up and I pump him up." Offensive tackle Russell Okung added: "He understands who he is, and that's what's so great about him." Plus, there's the fact that "he takes care of his ...

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  9. The Seahawks accept Marshawn Lynch's eccentric waysRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... believe we have our constitutional rights of freedom of speech about what we want to say," Seattle left tackle Russell Okung said. "Obviously, the NFL has certain stipulations in place, and they require us to speak at certain moments. When we all ...

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  10. Seahawks' Cable promises to enjoy Super Bowl this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | HeraldNet

    ... the highest total in the NFL since Atlanta, with Cable as its line coach, had 2,939 in 2006. While left tackle Russell Okung and left guard James Carpenter missed some time, and center was a revolving door, the right side of the line, the "stable" ...

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  11. Enjoy the experience: Seahawksa O-line coach Cable didn't fully enjoy last yeara s Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... the highest total in the NFL since Atlanta, with Cable as its line coach, had 2,939 in 2006. While left tackle Russell Okung and left guard James Carpenter missed some time, and center was a revolving door, the right side of the line, the "stable" ...

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  12. Lynch has one message on media day: "I am only here so I don't get fined"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    ... Lynch turns four quarters into 12-round brawls, usually making his biggest impact when it matters most. Tackle Russell Okung said Beast Mode happens over time, Lynch gaining momentum "until he's in rhythm and running over people." The relentless ...

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  13. Marshawn Lynch speaks softly, carries big stickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    ... Lynch turns four quarters into 12-round brawls, usually making his biggest impact when it matters most. Tackle Russell Okung said Beast Mode happens over time, Lynch gaining momentum "until he's in rhythm and running over people." The relentless ...

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  14. Sherman among Seahawks to defend LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... believe, one, that we have our constitutional rights, freedom of speech and what we want to say," left tackle Russell Okung said. "Obviously, the NFL has certain stipulations in place, and they require us to speak at certain moments. When we all ...

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  15. Eagles general manager candidate Scott Fitterer is staying with Seattle SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... Seahawks' stellar track record in the NFL Draft, including their selections of safety Earl Thomas, left tackle Russell Okung, split end Golden Tate and safety Kam Chancellor. "He's a very good communicator," Schneider said. "Very even keeled. Asks ...

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  16. Super Bowl XLIX's Insane Penalty StatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Football Outsiders

    ... although four of his penalties came on punts rather than defense. Also getting penalized a lot in Seattle were Russell Okung (10), James Carpenter (9), and Byron Maxwell (9 for 105 yards because of two DPIs over 35 yards apiece). This has been a lot ...

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  17. SB Xlix Russell Okung Seattle Seahawks Media Session 1-25-15Read the original story

    Monday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    "It's just how Seattle is all the time. Our fans show tremendous support and they're always behind us 100 percent.

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  18. Tom Brady reiterates innocenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... has and will continue to shine brightest on their final opponent of the season. "Keep it on them," left tackle Russell Okung said. "We do our talk with our play." On Sunday during halftime of the Pro Bowl, Brady said he still hadn't been contacted ...

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  19. Seahawks never doubt Russell Wilson's leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | ESPN

    The Seattle Seahawks ' players and coaches knew quarterback Russell Wilson would never doubt himself or the team's chances long before the miraculous comeback against Green Bay in the NFC Championship Game. "He stayed true to himself and stayed true to his character," Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung said of Wilson.

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  20. Russell Okung sees a bit of Aldon Smith in Patriots' Chandler JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | ESPN

    One notable matchup in Super Bowl XLIX will have the New England Patriots ' best pass rusher, Chandler Jones , going up against the Seattle Seahawks ' best offensive lineman, Russell Okung . The two squared off in the Seahawks' 24-23 victory over the Patriots on Oct. 14, 2012, with Jones having one of his better games -- nine tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble.

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