NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives his thoughts on the hiring of Dan Quinn to the position of defensive coordinator of the Seattle Seahawks. On Thursday morning the Seahawks announced that they had hired Dan Quinn, most recently the Defensive Coordinator of the Florida Gators, to fill their open position. Quinn was previously with Seattle from 2009-2011, when he filled the role of being a Defensive Line coach while helping out as an assistant coach as well.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens breaks down the week 8 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks vs. Detroit Lions in his Seahawks Monday morning quarterback. The Seahawks lost to the Lions 28-24. Brett points out the hawks are built to control the time of possession. On Sunday they couldn’t even keep it close. Russell Wilson and company did more then enough to win but this loss is on the up and coming defense.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Matt Church tells us today about what is actually going on at the 2012 Seahawks OTA’s for Phase 1, 2 and 3 minicamps. The defense is looking superb, and DC Gus Bradley says “We’re continuing to see great attitude.” Sidney Rice and Mike Williams, DB Walter Thurmond, and T James Carpenter are notable names that have yet to participate.
Seahawks insider Brett Bivens brings us news of a three new Friday signings in Seattle. Guard Deuce Lutui, linebacker Barrett Rudd, cornerback Roy Lewis sign one-year deals with Seahawks. Don’t overlook Seattle’s agreement to bring back cornerback Lewis, who was a special-teams captain in 2010. Lineman Deuce Lutui ranks as the biggest addition the Seahawks made Friday. All-in-all a very busy day.
The Seattle Seahawks (4-6) have won 12 of 13 in the series versus the Rams. Yes folks 12 of 13. Chris Clemons was dominant. But where is the consistency? These kinds of performances happen every 3-4 weeks. I’ve come up with a way to drink a little more on Sunday’s in honor of Chris Clemons. The Chris Clemons Drinking Game.
Q is steaming mad after the Seattle Seahawks vs. Dallas Cowboys Week 9 game. Here’s the recap. 5 reasons the Seahawks were beat down. Marshawn Lynch got no help. Tarvaris Jackson threw to the wrong team, and the Seahawks defense was clueless. Red Bryant, Brandon Mebane, Alan Branch had no answer for Cowboys DeMarco Murray.
Insider Steve breaks down the Seattle Seahawks defensive side of the ball in his week 3 matchup rundown. Led by Super Bowl XL holdover Leroy Hill the Seahawks have managed to assemble a group of guys who seem to do the little things right. They don’t over pursue on tackles, and they never seem to be out of position in passing situations.