Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott focuses on the improvements this season from Breno Giacomini in an NWSB Player Spotlight. Scott isn’t afraid to say he was wrong about Giacomini in years past. Pete Carroll-coached teams have been guilty of penalties in the past, and while Giacomini was a major culprit, he’s improved substantially.
NWSB Insider & Blogger Dave B gives you the inside scoop on the Seattle Seahawks tilt with the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Betting odds, suggestions and tips are all revealed as Dave gives the Seahawks the edge and provides a well thought out preview-esque look at the game. The Hawks aren’t really missing Sidney Rice and who knows what’s up with Percy Harvin. Doug Baldwin has played well and Golden Tate has been good.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jordin Ereth details the Seattle unit that was most impressive in their week 2 triumph over the San Francisco 49ers. While Marshawn Lynch had an impressive performance, it’s Cliff Avril and the defensive line that made the difference. Avril put the pressure on Colin Kaepernick and forced a fumble on a sack. The Legion of Boom had a great day. Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, and Richard Sherman all had an interception each.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell is back with his second Seahawks Moments In Time piece of the new year. So much for our biggest threat being an actual threat once again. The Seahawks have now held San Francisco to just one TD in their last three matchups, pretty impressive considering they are the best team in the NFC, to the media of course. A dull start offensively was capped by another Beastly game by Marshawn Lynch, and Russell Wilson gets to save his eyebrow.
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.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell takes a look at the state of the Seahawks fair-weather bandwagon fan among other things in this piece. The expectations of this team are sky high, and with that comes sales of caps, jerseys and merchandise of our beloved team to people who really shouldn’t be wearing them. Plus, Clinton takes a look at some of the recent cuts of Michael Robinson, Antoine Winfield and Brady Quinn.
Brand new NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brian Scott breaks his top 5 key matchups for the Seahawks as we head into the preseason. Of course the re-match against the Falcons makes the list, but there are a couple that probably wouldn’t jump out to most people. Brian explains his reasoning’s and goes in depth as to why these are the most important games for the Hawks in 2013. Russell Wilson vs. Matt Ryan, Drew Brees, Cam Newton, Colin Kaepernick, and Andrew Luck. Good times!
Seattle Seahawks blogger Chris Hall weighs in with a piece about the budding rivalry that is becoming one of the best in the NFL, the Seahawks vs. 49ers. Let’s face it, there is no team, player or fan that us Hawks fans hate more than that of the Niners. Last years matchup in SF did nothing but add to the hatred we have, but at least it eclipsed with a 42-13 win for us at home in the second game. This year it’s on! Pete Carroll vs. Jim Harbaugh, Russell Wilson vs. Colin Kaepernick.
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives you his predictions for the final four games of Seattle’s 2013 season. Looking ahead Seattle will undoubtedly be a playoff team for him, with these last four games determining their seeding and whether or not they will secure a bye. Here’s how Chris thinks their last four games will play out. Chris does see Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch, and the Seahawks taking home the NFC West crown
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives you his opinion on the first four games on Seattle’s schedule in 2013. While all four are undoubtedly tough matchups for Seattle, Chris predicts that Seattle will go 3-1 over the time span, especially with two back-to-back home games in the mix. He predicts their first loss will come in their fourth game of the season against the Houston Texans, who they play on the road.
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about the top 5 games on Seattle’s schedule that you must tune into this next season. With the Seahawks priming themselves for a run at the NFC and the Super Bowl, there will be plenty of opportunities for other teams to play the role of the spoiler next year. Among Seattle’s top opponents in 2013 are San Francisco, Houston, and Indianapolis. Tune in!
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell weighs in with the top needs, in his opinion, that the Seahawks need to address in the upcoming NFL Draft. The top needs, says Clinton, are TE, OT, OG, and OLB. He gives us two selections per each position, and where he thinks the Seahawks will select them in the draft. Also, he has a wishful thinking selection, but it is highly unlikely that this player will drop far enough in the draft for the Hawks to actually select him.