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Muhammad Ali was an original in every sense of the word

He died without famous last words, without a selfie video, without a single tweet. The man we knew as the Greatest hadn’t been heard by the public in decades. If anything speaks to the enormity of Muhammad Ali, it is the fact that he was bigger in silence than the rest of the screaming world he left behind.

Injury ends Mebane’s stellar season

RENTON — The Seahawks have placed run-stuffing, blocker-devouring defensive tackle Brandon Mebane on injured reserve because of a torn hamstring, ending what had been a standout season on the inside for the eight-year veteran.