Clinton Bell brings us his top 5 unrestricted free agents that the Seattle Seahawks must re-sign this year. Obviously Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch and DE Red Bryant make the list, but who else is on there? The names might surprise you. Guard and tackle Paul McQuistan, LeRoy Hill and our man at the Real Rob Report and special teams captain Michael Robinson.
Seattle sports blogger Insider Steve weighs in with 5 reasons why the 2011 version of the Seattle Seahawks won’t make the 2011/12 NFL Playoffs in the NFC West. He points out season ending injuries to Marcus Trufant and Walter Thurmand has thrust the bulk of responsibility on Brandon Browner, Richard Sherman, Byron Maxwell, and Roy Lewis.
Seahawks blogger Brett points out running backs get hurt and miss games due to injury. A back-up needs to be able to step into the game in place of the starter. The Seahawks need to fill the backup running back position if they want to be able to run the ball without Marshawn Lynch in the line up. Justin Forsett and Leon Washington aren’t cutting it.