What I’m watching for in the Seahawks vs. Colts Week 5 match up

Pete Carroll & Russell Wilson

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday when the Seahawks look to go 5-0 for the first time team history vs. the Colts in Indianapolis. Jordin says since the arrival of Pete Carroll, the Seahawks’ identity has completely transformed. From an offensive, precise and well-timed air-raid through Mike Holmgren to a grind it out, bullying rushing attack with an over-sized, physical defense to carry the load via Marshawn Lynch.

Which unit stood out in the Seahawks’ triumph over Houston?

Russell Wilson

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jordin Ereth details the Seattle unit that was most impressive in their week 4 triumph over the Houston Texans. Jordin points out disaster was on the horizon for the Seahawks entering the match up with the Texans. One man led this team back from the brink. Russell Wilson. In the 4th quarter, the hawks had a 3rd and 7 on their own 6, down 20-6 with the crowd screaming bloody murder. All had seemed lost. Then the magic began, once again.

What I’m watching for in the Seahawks vs Texans Week 4 match up

Pete Carroll

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday when the Seahawks look to go 4-0 for the first time team history vs. the Texans in Houston. Jordin says Houston is 9th in the league in rush defense, so with a battered offensive line is going to be very difficult to get Marshawn Lynch going. Richard Sherman will NOT slack off by any means against the 6-time pro bowler Andre Johnson.

Which unit stood out in Seahawks’ triumph over Jacksonville?

Russell Wilson did not look like himself against Dallas

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jordin Ereth details the Seattle unit that was most impressive in their week 3 triumph over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Marshawn Lynch was surprisingly stopped for much of the contest, which meant it became Russell Wilson’s show. Once the game was in hand, Pete Carroll called off the dogs and inserted Tarvaris Jackson and Christine Michael. The routing continued, and the quarterbacks played extremely well the entire way through.

Which unit stood out in the Seahawks’ triumph over San Francisco?

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jordin Ereth details the Seattle unit that was most impressive in their week 2 triumph over the San Francisco 49ers. While Marshawn Lynch had an impressive performance, it’s Cliff Avril and the defensive line that made the difference. Avril put the pressure on Colin Kaepernick and forced a fumble on a sack. The Legion of Boom had a great day. Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, and Richard Sherman all had an interception each.

What I’m watching for in the 49ers vs. Seahawks Week 2 SNF match up

New York Jets v Seattle Seahawks

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday night when the San Francisco 49ers visit their NFC West foes the Seahawks. It is rare that a week 2 game carries so much importance. Russell Wilson vs. Colin Kaepernick. Jordin says let’s be real. This is what everyone wants to see. Anquan Boldin is back in the NFC West. That means Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor and Earl Thomas will know when he’s out there. Queue the music.

Which unit stood out in Seattle’s triumph over Carolina?

Kearse had what you would call a HUGE reception.

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jordin Ereth details the Seattle unit that was most impressive in their week one triumph over the Carolina Panthers. While Russell Wilson eventually had a career game, the wide receivers stood out and helped the Seahawks to victory. Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin, Sidney Rice, and most of all Jermaine Kearse, a graduate of UW, was the most impressive receiver and hauled in the biggest TD of the game.

Washington St. 10-7 over USC: Week two game balls

Damante Horton had what was likely the biggest play of the game for the Cougs. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times)

NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars’ blogger Jordin Ereth hands out his game balls from Washington State’s huge win over the USC Trojans on the road. Damante Horton obviously played a huge part for the Cougs, scoring their only touchdown of the game while the rest of the defense stepped up in a big way as well.

What I’m watching for in the Seahawks vs Panthers Week 1 match up

Seahawks vs. Panthers Week 1

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday in Carolina when the Hawks visit the Panthers. Jordin points out this won’t be an easy game. The Seahawks play 5 road games at 10:00 am this season – at Carolina, Houston, Indianapolis, Atlanta, and New York (Giants). He can’t wait to watch Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Cam Newton, Steve Smith, Pete Carroll and Ron Rivera go at it.

Auburn 31 Washington State 24: The aftermath, what went wrong?

There was really a lot of positives from this game.

NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars blogger Jordin Ereth gives us his take in his weekly What Went Wrong post There was a lot to love about the Cougars performance. They came out strong on their opening drive with a well-executed 75 yards leading to 7 points. Jordin’s player that needs improvement for WSU. Connor Halliday. He had received praise all pre season long for his improved decision making and accuracy. Unfortunately, it looks like Halliday is still struggling greatly.

What to watch for on offense from Washington St.

Connor Halliday

NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars Blogger Jordin Ereth gives us three players to watch out for in the matchup against the Auburn Tigers. In the season opener, Connor Halliday will be the difference maker, as the Mike Leach’s pass-heavy offense starts with the quarterback. Next in line is Gabe Marks, who is primed for a breakout year at wide receiver. Finally, someone who is under the radar is running back Teondray Caldwell.

Russell Wilson or Colin Kaepernick? The ongoing debate

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Jordin Ereth breaks down the comparison between Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick entering the NFL season. Ereth positions his arguments in three categories: Physical attributes, mental makeup and leadership. When it comes down to it, Seattle fans and San Francisco fans are going to disagree. But one player stands above the other at the end of the day.

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