Know Your Enemy: The New Orleans Saints

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NWSB Insider & Blogger J.D. Burke dissects the New Orleans Saints, so as to better prepare you for the Seattle Seahawks match with them Saturday at Century Link Field. Detailed are not only how the Saints got to this point, but how exactly the Seahawks can beat them.

Three impressionable Seahawks in Week 1 of the preseason

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse, right, celebrates his touchdown with teammate Sean McGrath in the second quarter against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on Thursday, August 8, 2013, in San Diego, Calif. The score put the Seahawks ahead in the game.

NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke weighs in with his first impressions of three players from the Seahawks vs. San Diego Chargers Week 1 2013 preseason game. While it’s hard to focus on anyone else when John Lotulelei is on the field due to his Polamalu-esque head of hair, that really isn’t such a bad thing. No Cliff Avril, no Chris Clemons… No problem! Benson Mayowa was impressive. As was Tarvaris Jackson. Your move Brady Quinn.

Russell Wilson orchestrates two “game winning” drives to beat Bears

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Ben Tole weighs in with a post today on the state of the Seahawks after their great win Sunday over the Chicago Bears. Ben points out in his first season with the Hawks Russell Wilson has shown ability way beyond his years. Now its week 14 time and the Seahawks have gotten through the gauntlet of their road schedule and now they are right where they need to be.

Seattle Seahawks third down issues becoming a crisis in 2012

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NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Ben Tole breaks down the biggest issue for the team’s defense this season—third downs. So far this season, the teams has been all about defense, shutting down some of the top offensive powers on their way to several impressive victories. Now comes the mystery of the third down conversions for the Seattle defense. As of right now the team sits at 23rd in the league. Pete Carroll has a challenge ahead vs. Adrian Peterson.