State of the Seattle Seahawks. Brett B our man with his pulse on the Seahawks football beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The December 16th, 2011 edition. This week the Seahawks face their NFC North rivals the Chicago Bears. The Bears offense is ranked 23rd in the league averaging just 197.2 yards per game. Can Marshawn Lynch run for 100 yards with a patchwork offensive line against Brian Urlacher.