NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, discusses the legacy of Seahawks Icon Matt Hasselbeck who has announced his retirement from the NFL– When coach Holmgren introduced the Seahawk faithful to Matt Hasselbeck, everyone was at least a little suspicious. Hass was just a sixth round pick who hadn’t started an NFL game—seriously, THIS is the guy Holmgren expected to turn our franchise around?
NWSB writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, highlights some key Seahawks losses during the first week of NFL free agency– Hands down, Brandon Mebane was the best interior defensive tackle the Seahawks had last year. It’s a shame that his departure has come as I hoped he’d finish his career playing for the Seahawks.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, throws down his Seahawks 2016 NFL draft predictions — Analyzing who the Seattle Seahawks, led by the dynamic duo of Pete Carroll and John Schneider, might pick in the upcoming 2016 NFL draft is nearly an impossible task. These guys have their own, unique philosophy about the draft and who can really argue with it given their success?
NWSB writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, looks at three NFL free agents the Seahawks might choose to target– With J.R. Sweezy a free agent himself, the Seahawks have an opportunity to improve at the right guard position, a position that has seen its most impressive play the last couple of years being equal to a spaghetti strainer.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, speculates on the future of Pete Carroll in Seattle– What coach, who has been as successful and as revered as Carroll has been, would play out the final year of his contract without an extension being in place before hand if he intended on coaching beyond that final year?
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, shares his thoughts on the Seahawks playoff defeat against the Panthers– If you were fortunate enough to watch the Seattle Seahawks taking on the Carolina Panthers in the NFC divisional playoff game, you saw one of the most unique football games ever played in the NFL. Never have I seen both teams in a single game play at such a high level in one half and such a low level in the other half.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, previews the Seahawks second playoff game and second match up of the 2015/16 season against the Carolina Panthers– Lynch doesn’t quit. That’s the genesis of his nickname Beast Mode. It’s not in his character and seriously doubt it ever will be. Lynch is playing for the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday and he’s going to get 100 yards rushing before the day is over.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, recaps the Seahawks non-loss over the Vikings in the NFC Wild Card game– The game started for the Minnesota Vikings with an ominous sign. The Vikings team Gjallarhorn shattered in the frigid temperatures right before game time. Could the shattering of a Viking horn be the foreshadow of the shattering of a playoff dream?
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, previews the Seahawks first playoff game of the 2015-6 NFL season– The Seahawks will face off against the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Wild Card match up, a team that they simply destroyed on the same field just four games ago. All it means is that the Seahawks already have a proven battle plan to take the Vikings out of the playoff race early with another decisive victory in Minnesota.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, reviews the Seahawks stunning win over the Cardinals in Glendale Sunday– Face it folks, Russell Wilson is the real deal. He’s on his way to the playoffs for the fourth time in his career and quite possibly, the Super Bowl for the third time in his career. 10 years from now we’ll have to debate whether or not he’s better than Peyton Manning.
NWSB writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, previews the Seahawks final regular season game for the 2015 season against the Arizona Cardinals– Arizona is one of the top two teams in the NFL right now and the Seahawks area beat up with injuries all over the place. Seattle will have to play a nearly perfect game in all three aspects to beat the Cardinals on their field.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Seahawks Insider, Brian Scott, breaks down the Seahawks loss to the Rams and details the playoff scenarios– The best any Seahawks running back could muster was Fred Jackson who had two carries for 11 yards. Bryce Brown had nine yards. Christine Michael, the starter, had just six yards on six carries. In fairness, Wilson did have 39 yards running the ball, but mostly he was running for his life rather than for yards or first downs.