NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday when the Seahawks look to go 4-0 for the first time team history vs. the Texans in Houston. Jordin says Houston is 9th in the league in rush defense, so with a battered offensive line is going to be very difficult to get Marshawn Lynch going. Richard Sherman will NOT slack off by any means against the 6-time pro bowler Andre Johnson.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday night when the San Francisco 49ers visit their NFC West foes the Seahawks. It is rare that a week 2 game carries so much importance. Russell Wilson vs. Colin Kaepernick. Jordin says let’s be real. This is what everyone wants to see. Anquan Boldin is back in the NFC West. That means Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor and Earl Thomas will know when he’s out there. Queue the music.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday in Carolina when the Hawks visit the Panthers. Jordin points out this won’t be an easy game. The Seahawks play 5 road games at 10:00 am this season – at Carolina, Houston, Indianapolis, Atlanta, and New York (Giants). He can’t wait to watch Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Cam Newton, Steve Smith, Pete Carroll and Ron Rivera go at it.
Our man on the Seattle Seahawks beat Brandon Choate weighs in on this week’s battle versus the Philadelphia Eagles. This game between 4-7 teams should have way more implications than it does today, but the Seahawks can still find games like this to make a statement for next year. With Tarvaris Jackson injured and Sidney Rice out, Marshawn Lynch and receivers Doug Baldwin and Ben Obomanu will need to step up and play huge.