Wilson, Seahawks agree to terms on contract extension (Yahoo Sports)

Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson tweeted Friday morning that he has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the Seahawks, keeping him with the franchise that took him in the third round of the 2012 draft and watched him become one of the most successful young quarterbacks in NFL history. ”Blessed to be w/ this organization for 4 more years! Can’t wait to get on

Brazil data: Olympic water 'unfit' for triathletes to swim (Yahoo Sports)

The Brazilian government’s most recent data on water pollution in Rio de Janeiro show that water near where triathletes are preparing to compete this weekend is ”unfit” for swimming. The designation, based on fecal bacteria levels, is available on the website of the Rio de Janeiro environmental agency. The most recent pollution reading at Copacabana Beach was taken from a sample this past Monday.

Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years (Yahoo Sports)

Now, Beijing will be the first do it – and in the span of just 14 years. The Chinese capital was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakh rival Almaty 44-40 in a surprisingly close vote marred by technical problems, taking the games back to the city that hosted the summer version in 2008. Beijing was seen by the International Olympic Committee as a secure, reliable choice that