NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at some of the match-ups, personnel and otherwise, that will dictate the outcome of Seattle’s game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. The Seahawks struggles in the first half, ability to shutdown Robert Mathis and whether they can contain Reggie Wayne or not will be key in winning this game. Walter Thurmond, Michael Bowie, Paul McQuistan & Russell Wilson your front and center tomorrow!
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B previews Seattle’s Week 4 Sunday game against the Houston Texans and gives you his prediction on where your bets should be put. Houston, despite looking somewhat vulnerable so far this season was an early season favorite to contend for the AFC crown. Still think so? Not Dave. Simply put – the Seattle Seahawks are the best defensive team in football. Next week Bruce Irvin returns to the team. Rich get richer.
PR from Seahawks.com In case you missed it earlier today, per a press release from Seahawks.com — Seattle have placed tackle starting LT Russell Okung on the injured reserve/designated to return list. A team can only designate one player a season as designated to return from IR. “It’s a six-to-eight week injury, so we hope it […]
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at some of the personnel matchups that will decide Sunday’s game at Century Link field, between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Seattle Seahawks. Words are not minced as the Jaguars are thoroughly bashed and the likes of Red Bryant, Richard Sherman and the Seahawks in general are praised. The one area of concern, Paul McQuistan.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B previews Seattle’s Week 3 Sunday game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and gives you his prediction on where your bets should be put. Seattle has been given a huge advantage by the bookies, and by huge I mean 19 1/2 point spread! This scares Dave a little bit, and he says you should avoid it like the plague. Ok well he wasn’t that adamant about it, but seriously, stay away from the spread.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B previews this Seattle’s Week 2 Sunday night football game against the San Francisco 49ers and gives you his prediction on where your bets should be put. With a fired up crowd, a seemingly decent game plan for limiting the effectiveness of Mr. Kaepernick and with the return of three quality starters on defense, Dave likes the Hawks to draw first blood. It will be nice to get back Brandon Browner, Cliff Avril and Chris Clemons.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at the the reasons why the brain trust of Pete Carroll & John Schneider released veteran offseason free agent Antoine Winfield. Last season Winfield only missed eight tackles playing in Minnesota’s nickel and dime packages, which are incredibly demanding of the nickelback/s in run defense. Surely he could have helped this D out right? For better or worse, the early returns are less than a day away. Can only hope they’re positive.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at the five Hawks to keep an eye on – on Sunday vs. the Carolina Panthers in Week 1 2013 NFL action. JD says while the Panthers lack the necessary to depth to keep up with the Seahawks, their top-end talent is something to behold. Watch out for O’Brien Schofield, Russell Wilson, and Walter Thurmond. Read past the jump for a look at more important Seahawks heading into Sunday’s tilt.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B previews this Seattle’s opening game of the season against the Carolina Panthers and gives you his prediction on where your bets should be put. The Hawks haven’t fared well on the road in recent years and will be facing an early start time, but could their defense guide them to a win? Russell Wilson made huge strides last season but won’t catch anyone off guard this upcoming season. Lets go!
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Jordin Ereth breaks down the comparison between Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick entering the NFL season. Ereth positions his arguments in three categories: Physical attributes, mental makeup and leadership. When it comes down to it, Seattle fans and San Francisco fans are going to disagree. But one player stands above the other at the end of the day.
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about the John Moffitt trade to the Denver Broncos for Sealver Siliga. First rumored to be heading to the Cleveland Browns on Monday, it was then announced the trade was rescinded because he failed a physical that was required to complete the trade. Many thinking he would perhaps remain in Seattle due to the news of a failed physical, it was just minutes later that he was on his way to the Denver Broncos in exchange for DT Sealver Siliga.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jonas Hyde breaks down the week 1 preseason battle between QBs Brady Quinn and Tarvaris Jackson. Both quarterbacks looked good, but does the competition they played against matter? Look for Jackson to see some earlier reps next week against the Denver Broncos. He hadn’t played live football in a long time. Can he do as Quinn did and still find the end zone against tougher opposition?