NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott breaks down 5 key matchups to todays NFC Championship game. Since the 49ers run a 3-4 defense and vary which linebacker comes in to rush the passer it will be interesting to see how newly named starting left guard Michael Bowie holds up against the likes of Justin Smith and Aldon Smith. Will Richard Sherman play shadow to Boldin? One can only hope.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens will weigh in each week with his blueprint for a Seahawks win. This week the team has a 2014 playoffs matchup against the San Francisco 49ers. Brett says Wilson is key. On Sunday he will need to be the Russell Wilson we saw during the second half of the Falcons game last post season, he needs to do is make plays when they present themselves.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott write a personalized letter to the Hawks’ offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell about playcalling in the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch must be involved, but in the right way. Scott wants to see more creativity, likely involving Golden Tate and Percy Harvin — should be available.
NWSB Insider & Blogger Dave B gives you the inside scoop on the Seattle Seahawks’ matchup with the San Francisco 49ers in the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Betting odds, suggestions and tips are all revealed as Dave gives the Seahawks the edge and provides a well-thought-out preview. Russell Wilson hasn’t been great as of late, but the bigger concern should be for Colin Kaepernick, as he faces DEs Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril, CB Richard Sherman and FS Earl Thomas.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bivens once again brings you Monday Morning Quarterback! Breaking down Saturday’s win over the New Orleans Saints. Brett says offensively, Percy Harvin looked good, but hopefully he’s okay after a possible concussion. Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch looked sharp, but the 12th man should chant at more appropriate time.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching leading up to Saturday’s contest with the Saints. Jordin says for starters, everyone knows Pete Carroll brings a college-esque atmosphere to the professional level. He brings the team together, like a family, expect nothing short of a FULL TEAM EFFORT tomorrow. Jordin doesn’t think a 1972 piece of jewelry is going to stop Russell Wilson on a 4th quarter drive.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott discusses the question marks surrounding the team entering the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Despite an improvement from Breno Giacomini when it comes to penalties, but Russell Okung and the rest of Pete Carroll’s team need to be more disciplined. Consistency is also crucial when it comes to Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson and the rest of the offense.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott wonders aloud whether or not the Hawks’ defense can lead them to a super bowl. Consensus is: Yes. The Seahawks have already performed adequately against Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints, as well as Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers, leaving just Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos to be worried about.
NWSB Fantasy Football Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B delivers to us his Week 17 NFL fantasy football forecast for the St. Louis Rams vs. Seahawks matchup. Dave says that the defense is a sure-fire bet this week against Kellen Clemens and the rams. However, expect modest performances out of Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch, Doug Baldwin, Golden Tate and the rest of the offense.
NWSB Insider & Blogger Dave B gives you the inside scoop on the Seattle Seahawks’ matchup with the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Betting odds, suggestions and tips are all revealed as Dave gives the Seahawks the edge and provides a well-thought-out preview. The team has enough weapons to come away with the win, but expect a Kellen Clemens, Tavon Austin and Zac Stacy to cover the spread.