NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell tells us about the very first pre-season match-up of the 2012 NFL football season. The Tennessee Titans come to town, along with Matt Hasselbeck and Jake Locker. Seahawks QB Matt Flynn gets his first start for the team, with rookie Russell Wilson getting time in the second half. First chance to see the new unifroms in action as well.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Reggie Gill tells us what is going on during training camp with regards to the Seahawks possibly working out and signing Terrell Owens. Yes TO. Head Coach Pete Carroll seems to be trying to add a veteran Wideout to his group to help teach the younger guys. Does he still have the speed to get behind defenders? Can he still push Cornerbacks aside to get off of press coverage?
NWSB Rookie Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp brings us his fearless 2012 Seahawks training camp prognostications. From Russell Wilson winning out over Tarvaris Jackson and Matt Flynn, to Ben Obomanu being the lone man out in the WR competition with Antonio Bryant, Sidney Rice, Doug Baldwin, Ricardo Lockette, Kris Durham, Golden Tate, Phil Bates and Jermaine Kearse.
NWSB Insider Reggie Gill brings us his second 2012 KNOW YOUR ENEMY pre-season post. This time he focuses on the 2012 NFC West second place finisher Arizona Cardinals. Reggie’s five Cardinals weapons are Larry Fitzgerald, Beanie Wells, Todd Heap, Michael Floyd, and Ryan Williams. The Cardinals know how hard Kam Chancellor hits and should be wary of the team of him and Earl Thomas.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Matt Church weighs in with a Seahawks post about his question marks for the 2012 season. Is Bruce Irvin the real deal? Can the moves at the linebacker position be the answer for the most inconsistant position on the defense last year? Also In comes Tarvaris Jackson, the returner. He’s doing well. Will the inexperienced Matt Flynn be any better?
NWSB Insider Reggie Gill brings us his analysis of the Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll. He questions whether or not Pete is on the Seahawks HOTSEAT. While Pete is a defensive Coach by his pedigree the Head Coach is ultimately responsible for all positions on the team, including the QB. And the Seattle QB competition is important. One has to wonder would another 7-9 record send Pete packing?
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Matt Church asks us the serious question of whether or not the Seahawks will have a top defense again in 2012? With the departure of David Hawthorne there is an empty space. Let’s hope that is filled by the rookie Bobby Wagner. Coupled with Brandon Mebane, Red Bryant, LeRoy Hill, Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor and K.J. Wright the makings is there for an amazing defense.
NWSB Insider Matt Church brings us his draft analysis from around the NFC West. Sure, we all know what the Seattle Seahawks did in the draft, but do we know how our competition is going to look next year? We do now after Matt broke it down for us here! He reviews the 49ers, Cardinals, and Rams 2012 NFL draft picks, Michael Floyd, Michael Brockers, and A.J. Jenkins the top picks.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell tells us the 2012 NFL Draft was largely a success for those of us in the great northwest. For most people outside of the NW though this draft will be the laughing stock of the NFL. One reason. The REACH of a pick by Pete Carroll and John Schneider in the first round of West Virginia defensive end Bruce Irvin.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell tells us Bobby Wagner the Seahawks new toy at linebacker out of Utah St. is an eye-popper. He measured in at 6’0″, 235 pounds and then displayed incredible athleticism throughout the workout. The linebacker registered a 4.45 40-yard dash, a 39.5″ vertical leap and 11’0″ broad jump. Good pick Pete Carroll and John Schneider.