NWSB Insider and Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us a good piece on the Seattle Seahawks today. Punter Jon Ryan is under the spotlight. Ryan has been one of the top ten most consistent punters in the NFL since joining the Seahawks. After college, Ryan was drafted by the Canadian Football League’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers, as both a receiver and punter. After two season in the CFL he had gained the attention of NFL scouts.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Ben Tole weighs in today with his opinion on the state of the Hawks coaching staff after the half way point in the 2012 NFL season. Ben grades the overall performance of the Seahawks coaching staff with a B. Defense of course is carrying this team, but Darrell Bevel has done a fabulous job with rookie QB Russell Wilson. Ben thinks the Hawks will make a playoff run in the second half.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Britton Ransford chimes in with a great post in a new series that we’ll feature here at NWSB, where he’ll examine the Seahawks’ most outstanding rookie on a week-to-week basis. In Week 3 of 2012 versus the Green Bay Packers the outstanding freshman was Bruce Irvin. The Seahawks 2012 first round draft pick. His speed is unquestionable but there is no doubt that his mechanics are still raw.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp after each week of the regular season and possibly during an NFL playoff game or the Super Bowl will bring you his Seahawks game balls. Balls are awarded to the Hawks offensive MVP Golden Tate, and on defense this week the entire pass rush, Jason Jones, Bruce Irvin, Chris Clemons and Brandon Mebane. For Special Teams Jon Ryan gets the game ball for 70+ yard punts!
NWSB Insider and 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. Controversy surrounds the Seattle Seahawks and their victory over the Green Bay Packers this week. A play by Russell Wilson and Golden Tate may someday be just referred to as “the catch”.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens breaks down the week 3 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers in his Seahawks Monday morning quarterback. The Seahawks defeated the Packers 14-12. Brett points out the Seahawks Golden Tate didn’t deserve the TD, and says let us not forget the Green Bay Packers’ touchdown drive was extended due to a questionable pass interference call on Kam Chancellor.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Monday night from Seahawks Stadium in Seattle, Washington when the Seahawks host the Green Bay Packers. His big ticket item he’s watching is when playing a potent offense like the Packers, controlling the clock is key. Marshawn Lynch made the Cowboys look like Lingerie Football League players, and must do so again tonight.
NWSB Insider and 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. Special teams got the job done this week, as a punt block was returned for a TD, plus a fumble recovery on the opening kickoff set up a Steven Hauschka field goal early. Marshawn Lynch got back into his groove too.
NWSB Rookie Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp brings us a Northwest gossip today about two up and coming players on the roster. Doug Baldwin and Matt Flynn are developing some great offseason chemistry. It’s relieving for Seahawks fans too see this, even though it’s coming from a teammate, after watching the Kevin Kolb disaster last season in Arizona.
NWSB Insider Reggie Gill brings us his analysis of the Seattle Seahawks RT position going into the 2012 season. With James Carpenter, the Seahawks first round pick in 2011, still not ready to go 100%, the Hawks will have to rely on surprise tackle Breno Giacomini. Giocomini has himself a brand new two year contract, and is ready to be the RT of the future for the Seahawks. Frank Omiyale is ready to go too.
NWSB Insider Reggie Gill brings us his analysis of the Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll. He questions whether or not Pete is on the Seahawks HOTSEAT. While Pete is a defensive Coach by his pedigree the Head Coach is ultimately responsible for all positions on the team, including the QB. And the Seattle QB competition is important. One has to wonder would another 7-9 record send Pete packing?
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell tells us about his fearless predictions of who will be named the Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback. Matt Flynn has the pedigree to become a long time starter in this league, and with the addition of Russell Wilson in the draft, this leaves no room for returning starter Tarvaris Jackson.