NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott gives us his things to watch for in the team’s upcoming matchup with the Minnesota Vikings. First and foremost, watch for Percy Harvin to finally make an appearance in an NFL game. Despite Brandon Browner being out, don’t be shocked to see solid run defense. Russell Wilson needs to avoid mistakes, and the team can’t be afraid to make some bold play calls.
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives you a recap and his love ’em and hate ’em from the reports that Seattle has acquired Percy Harvin from the Minnesota Vikings. Over the course of his young career–Harvin has played just four seasons and will be in the final year of his rookie contract–he has accumulated 280 receptions for 3,302 yards and 20 touchdowns. What does Seattle now do with Doug Baldwin, Sidney Rice & Golden Tate?
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell weighs in with another instalment of the Seahawks Week That Was. Intended to be a fun column, with lots of laughs and other good stuff. Normally it will be a top 10 list, a la David Letterman style. Two in a row, and still a perfect home record for the Seahawks as they beat the New York Jets on Sunday. Golden Tate caught, and threw for a TD, and Marshawn Lynch passed the 1,000 yard mark.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens explains why he would not trade Marshawn Lynch for any running back in the league—even Adrian Peterson. The Seahawks are about to make a serious run over the next several years. Marshawn is going to be a big part of that. In Bivens’ opinion, Lynch is the best running best running back the team has ever had, though my favorite is still Chris Warren
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell weighs in with another instalment of the Seahawks Week That Was. Intended to be a fun column, with lots of laughs and other good stuff. Normally it will be a top 10 list, a la David Letterman style. The Seahawks are back in the win column! And, stay perfect at home. Russell Wilson has this offense gelling right now, with three TD passes, and Marshawn Lynch added 124 rushing yards and a TD en route to a 30-20 win over the Vikings.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Ben Tole previews this week’s matchup against the Minnesota Vikings from the perspective of the defense. After what was probably the worst defensive outing of the season for the Seattle Seahawks, the team will hope to rebound this Sunday when the Vikings roll into town. Adrian Peterson and Christain Ponder are going to be the two main focuses for Seattle’s defense, and matchup between Percy Harvin and Richard Sherman will be one to keep an eye on.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Ben Tole breaks down the biggest issue for the team’s defense this season—third downs. So far this season, the teams has been all about defense, shutting down some of the top offensive powers on their way to several impressive victories. Now comes the mystery of the third down conversions for the Seattle defense. As of right now the team sits at 23rd in the league. Pete Carroll has a challenge ahead vs. Adrian Peterson.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens tells us the Seahawks got their man. This isn’t exactly breaking news. Marshawn Lynch locked up before the franchise tag deadline. He’s making a Four-year $31 million contract with $17 million guaranteed now. Which seems like a bargain when you compare him to the other top backs in the league.
Matt Larkin weighs in with some Seahawks news for Monday. Once again, “backup” quarterback Charlie Whitehurst outplayed “starter” Tarvaris Jackson. Memo to Pete Carroll, a QB controversy is brewing…