NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jonas Hyde breaks down the week 1 preseason battle between QBs Brady Quinn and Tarvaris Jackson. Both quarterbacks looked good, but does the competition they played against matter? Look for Jackson to see some earlier reps next week against the Denver Broncos. He hadn’t played live football in a long time. Can he do as Quinn did and still find the end zone against tougher opposition?
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bives once again brings you Monday Morning Quarterback…er…rather Friday Afternoon Quarterback! Breaking down games once again, Brett looks at Seattle’s first preseason game of the season and the positives and negatives that came out of the Hawks’ victory over the San Diego Chargers. Tarvaris Jackson, as many know, had quite the game.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke weighs in wiht the status of the wide receivers for the Seahawks in 2013. Percy Harvin is injured, Early Doucet is cut, who does that leave exactly? Oh year, Sidney Rice, Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin and Jermaine Kearse. J.D. thinks the Hawks will still be in good shape for receiving mates to Russell Wilson’s throwing game. The only question is who will truly take the spot of Harvin. Tate seems the obvious choice, but Kearse is making a name for himself during this years camp.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger brings us some disappointing news from Seahawks land. Wide receiver Percy Harvin has announced he is having surgery on his hip and will miss 3-4 months. In the meantime, Sidney Rice, Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin, Jermaine Kearse, Phil Bates, Chris Harper and Stephen Williams will fill in nicely.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens tells us today what he’s expecting the five best position roster battles to be at the 2013 Seahawks training camp at the VMAC. Out of all the position battles the 5 that Brett is most looking forward to are tight ends, guards, quarterbacks, running backs and wide receivers. On the bubble Michael Robinson, Spencer Ware, Sean McGrath, Paul McQuistan, John Moffitt, Robert Turbin, Tarvaris Jackson & Brady Quinn.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us his 5 depth chart positions that will up for grab when the Seattle Seahawks hit camp this year. Will Malcolm Smith become the new starting ROLB? While Sidney Rice and Percy Harvin are set, they look to see who wins between Golden Tate and Doug Baldwin. Chris Harper and Jermaine Kearse will also battle. As will Tony McDaniel, Jesse Williams and Jordan Hill on the interior line.
NWSB insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us his take on contract details of the Percy Harvin trade and signing this week. The Seahawks still have about $14.6 million left in cap room after releasing Leon Washington. More then enough to add some more cogs says Brett. The obvious point is this. Harvin’s new six year $67 million contract gives him the extra money in the bank for a nice NEW ride.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens breaks down the five positions Seattle must upgrade during the 2012 offseason with his second post in this series today. The D-line, and weakside linebacker. Leroy Hill is a free agent again this season. Hopefully this is finally the year that the Seahawks are not forced to bring him back Brett says. He points out John Schneider or Pete Carroll’s top priority should be to get a deal done with Jason Jones.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens will weigh in each week with that state of the Seahawks with regards to the NFL injury report. He’ll watch for player news, read the updated practice reports, and will always do his best to provide clear an accurate NFL injuries updates, and player injury news. Week 9 features the Vikings vs. Seahawks. Jermaine Kearse, James Carpenter, Jason Jones, Doug Baldwin, and Bryon Maxwell are names to watch this week.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens is back to weigh in with his thoughts on the 2012 Seahawks practice squad additions added today by the team. The Seahawks have added 7 players to this years practice squad so far. Ricardo Lockette, Josh Portis, Korey Toomer, Rishaw Johnson, Allen Bradford, DeShawn Shead, and TE Sean McGrath made the practice squad.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp is back to tell us the five Seahawks in his opinion that have to step up on Thursday night at Century Link Field vs. the Oakland Raiders. Matt Flynn, Korey Toomer, Kregg Lumpkin, Pierre Allen, and Jermaine Kearse are the five he’s pegged. It would help their roster chances if they beat up on the Silver and Black tomorrow night.