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.
NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives you five rookies that he expects to make an impact for the Seattle Seahawks in 2013. Players like Earl Thomas, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Brandon Browner, Marshawn Lynch, and Kam Chancellor all give Seattle a shot at reaching another Super Bowl. And though the plethora of talent across the board is great for the direction the team is headed, it often creates a tough environment for rookies to really break out in. Watch for Jesse Williams and Chris Harper in 2013.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us a look back in Seattle Seahawks history. Today, Brandon breaks down 5 of the top rookie seasons in Seahawks history. Bobby Wagner and Russell Wilson had memorable rookie seasons this year, sending many Seahawks fans down memory lane. Do you remember Joey Galloway, Curt Warner, Lofa Tatupu and Jacob Green? Brandon does, and he chronicles them here.
NWSB Writer Brett Bivens gives an update on the undrafted free agent rookies acquired by the Seattle Seahawks. These 6 guys are players who are looking to either impress the Seahawks enough to keep them or put enough solid performance on tape that some other team will be interested in giving them a chance. Today Brett looks at Cordarro Law, Kyle Knox, Lavasier Tuinei, Rishaw Johnson and Sean McGrath.
Seattle Seahawks beat writer, 12th man, and Seahawks season ticket holder Brett Bivens is back with a rookie report card after their first game in the NFL. Brett gives us a pick by pick, good and bad, review of each of the new Seahawks in the first preseason game and during training camp. It’s always good to track the progress of Bruce Irvin, Robert Turbin, Bobby Wagner, Korey Toomer, Russell Wilson and Winston Guy.
NWSB Insider brings us the newest Northwest Athlete Profile, a guy who landed on his hometown Seattle Seahawks. DB Donny Lisowski is living out his dream of playing for the Seahawks after growing up in Seattle and playing at O’Dea High School. He attended The University of Montana before being undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft. This didn’t deter him, though, as he controlled 2 key factors and competed hard to earn a contract with the Seahawks.
NWSB Insider Brandon Choate brings us a closer look at the Seattle Seahawks 2012 fifth round draft choice. The Seahawks selected Jaye Howard – DT – Florida. He’ll practice this week at the VMAC in Seattle at the first Seahawks rookie minicamp. He has deceptive speed for a big guy and will pursue ball carriers on the edges of the field.