Peter Edlund recaps the career of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Brady Quinn. No, not the NFL career. The endorsement. Quinn is a below-average player from an above average university of arrogance. Edlund is not a fan of Quinn or Notre Dame, but he’s willing to welcome the QB to the Seattle family. As long as he only sees the field in blowouts, of course.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us his reasons why Russell Wilson is Seattle’s first FRANCHISE quarterback. He says the Seahawks have had Jim Zorn, Matt Hasselbeck, and Dave Krieg. All had great careers, but were never really considered “franchise quarterbacks.” Russell Wilson will surpass them all. With his time spent in the film room, it wouldn’t surprise to see a career passer rating in the triple digits either. Watch out record books.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Clinton Bell brings us the newest installment to the NWSB page, the hypothetical What If questions, Seahawks Version. Where to begin. Clinton starts off with the question of where would this team been without the trades that brought us Steve Largent, and Matt Hasselbeck. Two of the all time greats that ever wore a Seahawks uniform. And yes, he also touches on the Drew Bledsoe, Rick Mirer saga.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens analyzes the 2012 Seahawks football team and their accomplishments of the recently concluded regular season. Russell Wilson had the 2nd highest completion % in team history (Matt Hasselbeck). Marshawn Lynch had the 3rd most rushing yards in team history. Steven Hauschka had the 3rd highest field goal %. Richard Sherman had the longest blocked kick return for a TD in team history.
NWSB Insider and Seahawks’ blogger Ben Tole talks about Seattle’s rivalry with the Arizona Cardinals. That being said, and considering the Seahawks face an important home game this weekend against Arizona, I’d like to take a deeper look at what the Seahawks-Cardinal rivalry has become. Ken Wisenhunt, made the Cardinals relevant, much like the combination of Matt Hasselbeck, Shaun Alexander and Mike Holmgren had done for Seattle.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens weighs in today with some comparisons on the QB position in Seattle. He’s not saying Russell Wilson will have the type off career that Matt Hasselbeck had in Seattle, but the next time you think to yourself “Russell isn’t working out,” realize that he has been better in almost every category than Matt was through 8 starts. Tarvaris Jackson, Trent Dilfer & Matt Flynn are also included in this post.
NWSB Insider and Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us a good piece on the Seattle Seahawks today. QB Russell Wilson is under the spotlight. Work Ethic. When it comes to Russell Wilson, he has that. Drew Brees and Matt Hasselbeck are the players who have the most similar numbers to Russell Wilson. The Seahawks selected Wilson with the 75th overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us his newest installment of Moments in Time. This week, the Seahawks take on the Packers in the spotlight of Monday Night Football. The teams faced off in 2006 in the same setting, except Seattle was cold and snowy as Matt Hasselbeck and Shaun Alexander effectively handled Brett Favre and the Packers 34-24. Alexander rushed for 201 yards on a record 40 carries.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth weighs in on the upcoming Week 2 NFL preseason match up with the Denver Broncos. Terrell Owens did not dress down for the preseason opener. Will he be dressing down in Denver? Will this Seahawks defense be as great as we think vs. Peyton Manning? Brandon Browner, Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor, and Earl Thomas will do their best to disrupt him.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Reggie Gill after each week of the regular season and possibly during the NFL playoffs should the Hawks be so lucky will stop by and bring you his Seahawks game balls. Balls are awarded to the Hawks offensive MVP Russell Wilson, and on defense this week Brandon Browner. Kicker Steven Hauschka gets the special teams winner this week.
Brandon Choate breaks down the Preseason Week 1 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans in his Seahawks Love ‘em & Hate ‘em. There was lots to love this week – Russell Wilson, Braylon Edwards and Zach Miller, but there were also some things to hate with Jon Ryan’s punt and the ensuing punt coverage and the lack of chances that Matt Flynn took.