2014 Seahawks free agency update – Version 1.0

Schilling

NWSB insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens gives us a comprehensive look at the moves made by the Hawks during the 2014 NFL offseason. In free agency, the team added players such as Taylor Price, Stephen Schilling, Mike Taylor and Terrence Parks. The team also re-signed Steven Hauschka, Tony McDaniel and Michael Bennett while losing guys like Golden Tate and Walter Thurmond.

Winning Has Two Prices: Increased Salaries & Free Agent Departures

There's been zero talk about Tate getting a contract extension so far.

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger breaks down how the Hawks must pay their dues now that they’ve won the Super Bowl. Being champions means that players will command higher salaries, and players will leave in NFL free agency. Golden Tate, Red Bryant, Chris Clemons, Chris Maragos and Clinton McDonald are prime examples.

Rice, Bryant & more to come, Seahawks cry remains — Next Man Up!

Christine Michael vs. Packers

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott gives us a look at the Hawks’ players who are ready to step up in the 2014 NFL season. Christine Michael, Jordan Hill, Chris Matthews, Michael Bowie and Luke Wilson are all featured.

Saints vs. Seahawks – Week 13 “game balls”

Russell Wilson Jonathan Ferrey Getty Images

NWSB Editor and Insider briefly recaps Seattle’s blowout victory over the New Orleans Saints and hands out his game balls for the offensive, defense, and special teams player for the Seahawks. Russell Wilson had his best performance of the year, After the game the chants of MVP, MVP could be heard, and after that kind of performance, well, they’re completely merited. Byron Maxwell stepped up big, and Steven Hauschka was automatic once again.

Seahawks MMQB: Seattle sends the Saints marchin’ home

When you have a quarterback like Russell Wilson...and we do!

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bivens once again brings you Monday Morning Quarterback! Breaking down yesterday’s Monday night Saints vs. Hawks game. Brett points out by the time the final snap had been taken the Seattle Seahawks had not only extended their lead in the NFC and proved their dominance, they became the first team to clinch a playoff birth. Great games were had by Michael Bennett, Russell Wilson, Zach Miller, Doug Baldwin and Byron Maxwell.

Five reasons the Saints vs. Seahawks matchup will blow your mind

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NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about Seattle’s huge game against the New Orleans Saints on Monday Night Football. With both teams boasting the best offenses and records in the NFL, this game will be a matchup for the ages as the victor likely takes home field advantage throughout the playoffs.

New Orleans Saints vs. Seahawks Week 13 gambling odds & handicapping

Photo courtesy of ESPN.com.

NWSB Insider and Seahawks blogger Dave B previews Seattle’s Week 13 Monday Night Football matchup from Seattle. He gives you his prediction on where your bets should be put. Pro Bowlers LT Russell Okung and RT Breno Giacomini will be back on the field to protect Russell Wilson as will Pro Bowl center Max Unger. That said, Drew Brees and company have been much-improved this season on both sides of the ball.

Assessing the Seahawks defensive backfield post-suspensions

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NWSB insider and Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke takes a look at how the suspensions to Brandon Browner and Walter Thurmond will affect Seattle’s secondary. Taking a look at organizational options and free agency, the depth chart and how it will be arranged is all looked at in depth. Is the return of Antoine Winfield on the horizon? SSeahawks have activated DeShawn Shead off their practice squad. Tharold Simon, a fifth-round pick is finally practicing.

Could both be done in Seattle? The $1M Thurmond & Browner question

Browner

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott brings weighs in on the Hawks suspensions this week to Brandon Browner and Walter Thurmond. Legion of Doom news. Sadly, Brian doesn’t think there is one and this might be the ultimate example of shooting yourself in the foot if you’re Browner. Browner has never had a big contract. Next man up. Byron Maxwell and Jeremy Lane both played extensively at this same time last year.

Vikings vs. Seahawks – Week 10 “game balls”

Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson

NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about the Seattle Seahawks’ blowout win over the Minnesota Vikings and hands out his game balls for the offensive, defensive, and special teams player of the game. While there are plenty of players who could earn each accolade, Russell Wilson, Walter Thurmond III, and Percy Harvin were clear game-changers on Sunday afternoon. Watch out, NFL, Seattle is just getting started.

Here’s what I expect to see out of Seattle on Sunday vs. Minnesota

Russell Wilson

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.

Seahawks MMQB: Angry birds

People continue to insist our team only goes as far as Marshawn Lynch

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bivens once again brings you Monday Morning Quarterback! Breaking down yesterday’s Hawks vs. Falcons game. Brett points out Marshawn Lynch was all Beast-mode Sunday running for a punishing 6.0 yards-per-carry for the 3rd time this season. Not bad with an offensive line that is missing 3 starters. (Max Unger, Russell Okung, and Breno Giacomini) Golden Tate’s 106 receiving yards were a single career high.

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