Super Bowl XL Rematch —  Seahawks Host Steelers

NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, share his expectations on the Seahawks matchup with the Steelers in Week 12– The Seahawks also continued to get burned by the 49ers against their tight ends. If I’m an offensive coordinator for Pittsburgh, I’m throwing the ball down the seam to my tight end almost continually until the Seahawks prove to me they can stop that play. In 2015, the Seahawks have yet to do it.

What Position Will The Seattle Seahawks Target In The First Round?

NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider Brian Scott takes a look at draft possibilities and positions for the Seahawks first pick in the 2015 NFL Draft– While it’s true that most of these guys should be ready for the start of the 2015 season, excluding Lane, that’s a lot of injuries, surgeries and rehabs that have to go well with no backup. It certainly wouldn’t hurt the Seahawks to draft a corner in the first round.

Seahawks Can’t RePete, Fall To Pats In Super Bowl 49

NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider Brian Scott gives us his takeaways from the Seahawks loss in Super Bowl 49. Trailing by just four points, a time out in hand with just 20 seconds left in regulation, and with a 2nd down and goal at the 1 yard line , Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, made one of the most questionable decisions I have ever witnessed in a Super Bowl– He decided to throw the ball.

NFL Playoffs: The Seattle Seahawks send the Panthers Packing

NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider Brian Scott breaks down the Seahawks playoff win over the Panthers. For the Seahawks, it means that they advance to the NFC Championship game. The Hawks will play host to the Green Bay Packers a team they beat all the way back in Week 1 of the NFL Season. For the Panthers, it means it’s time to go home.

Your Seattle Seahawks Face the NY Giants in NFL Week 10

NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider Brian Scott gives us his list of things to watch as the Seahawks take on the Giants in week 10. Seattle is suffering through one of its worst seasons in terms of injured players in recent memory. The Seahawks could get a small army of regular starters back in time to face the Giants. Max Unger, Kam Chancellor, Jeremy Lane, Jeron Johnson and Jordan Hill are expected to return.

It was a Super Bowl XLVIII re-match, sorta

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens recaps the Hawks first preseason game of the year vs. the Denver Broncos. The matchup was a Super Bowl rematch that went to the Broncos. Featured are: Russell Wilson, Tavaris Jackson, Terrell Pryor, Peyton Manning Christine Michael and more.

Could the Legion Of Boom get bigger in 2014?

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate tells us that the famous Legion of Boom could grow this season. With Tharold Simon sitting out his first season with injury, he is already back on the war path, impressing coaches and fellow players. Will it be enough to get on the field this season, though?

Winning Has Two Prices: Increased Salaries & Free Agent Departures

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.

ICYMI Seahawks vs. Giants – Defense embarrasses G-men

NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about Seattle’s triumphant victory over the New York Giants on Sunday. Making the trip to the east coast, the Seahawks and their stellar defense limited the Giants’ putrid offense en route to a 23-0 win that saw them take a big step forward in securing home field advantage.

Forced into the spotlight on Monday night: Byron Maxwell

NWSB Insider and Blogger J.D. Burke takes a look at Byron Maxwell’s rise to prominence as the Seahawks get ready to face the New Orleans Saints in prime time. The implications of recent suspensions to members of Seattle’s defensive backfield are looked at in full in this piece that showcases Maxwell’s numbers. JD points out there is a lot to like in Maxwell’s game, but his ability to not give up the play is paramount.

Assessing the Seahawks defensive backfield post-suspensions

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

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.

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