NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott gives us his early impressions from the 2014 NFL Preseason. Featured are: Doug Baldwin, Jermaine Kearse, Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Michael Bennett, Cliff Avril, Bobby Wagner, KJ Wright, Malcolm Smith, Paul Richardson, Russell Wilson, Percy Harvin, Marshawn Lynch and more.
Four reasons Seahawks blogger Brian Scott is excited about the 2014 Seahawks starts with Christine Michael. Look, I get it. This is a Marshawn Lynch ground game in Seattle and it will continue to be in 2014 as he has returned from his brief hold out. But Brian can’t help but be excited at the notion we are going to get to see more of Christine Michael.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens recaps the Marshawn Lynch situation, as he’s preparing to holdout of Hawks training camp for a bigger contract. Lynch is entering the third year of a four-year contract he signed in March 2012. He is set to make $5 million this season with another $1.5 million available through bonuses.
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.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott wonders out loud what’s wrong with the Hawks? Despite being 12-3 on the year, doubt has been cast into the minds of some with the recent performances. Marshawn Lynch and Russell Wilson have stumbled, and the finger must be pointed at the playcalling of offensive coordinator Daryl Bevell.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bivens once again brings you his Seattle second quarter of the season stats. He points out Russell Wilson Interceptions are down from a season ago, that is always a good thing, but his fumbles are up, way up. In-fact Russell already has 3 more fumbles than he did all of last season. Like Marshawn Lynch, Robert Turbin’s yards per carry have improved slightly over the last quarter, however both players are down significantly…
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens will weigh in each week with his blue print for a Seahawks win on Sunday. This week the team travels to Texas to take on the Houston Texans. Expect Marshawn Lynch to have his first 100-yard performance of the season. That said, Richard Sherman and the secondary must shut down Andre Johnson and DeAndre Hopkins. Expect a close game down the stretch, but don’t be surprised when Russell Wilson leads the team through a game-winning drive late in the fourth quarter.
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.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us what he loved and hate about this week’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Russell Wilson put up stats in 1 half that most QBs cant put up in a game while Sidney Rice and Zach Miller had 2 touchdown days. Now if only the offensive line could get it together. Baby steps…