Players who could surprise the masses at Super Bowl XLVIII

Doug Baldwin

NWSB Insider Chris Anderson talks about Super Bowl XLVIII and gives you five relatively unheralded players that may have a huge impact on Sunday’s matchup between the Seahawks and Broncos. Doug Baldwin, Zach Miller, Matt Prater, and Montee Ball all make this list. With all that said, the time of speculation is almost over. Enjoy the game folks.

5 things every NFL fan should root for in Super Bowl XLVIII

Richard Sherman, Peyton Manning

NWSB Editor Bryant Knox gives us a look at Super Bowl XLVIII from the perspective of the neutral fan. Whether you’re rooting for the Seattle Seahawks, Denver Broncos or you’re just looking for entertainment, watch for the battle between Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman. Other narratives include the weather at MetLife Stadium, big plays like Marshawn Lynch’s Beast Mode run and what kind of pressure comes from the Legion of Boom.

The Superbowl XXVIII X factor — The NASCAR Package

Cliff Avril

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott breaks down the X-Factor for the Super Bowl. The Hawks are set to taken on Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, and the Legion of Boom needs to be ready using the Nascar package. This set utilizes Cliff Avril, Michael Bennett and Chris Clemons along with Clinton McDonald.

Seattle Secondary vs. Denver Wide-Outs face off on biggest stage

Richard Sherman Peyton Manning

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott breaks down the key matchups between the Denver Broncos’ receivers and the Hawks’ secondary. Featured are Demaryius Thomas vs. Richard Sherman, Julius Thomas vs. Kam Chancellor, Byron Maxwell vs. Eric Decker and Walter Thurmond vs. Wes Welker.

Tipping , Twerking and Screaming. They all do the same thing

Richard Sherman

NWSB Insider Brian Scott gives us a fresh new perspective on Richard Sherman’s enthusiastic interview with Erin Andrews following the Seattle Seahawks’ NFC Championship win over Michael Crabtree, Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers. Is it possible the the Hawks’ now-renowned corner is actually a marketing genius? Scott says yet.

The 5 matchups that will decide Super Bowl XLVIII

Marshawn Lynch is absolutely incredible.

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brian Scott brings us a good look at 5 can’t miss matchups with the Seahawks take on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 48. Will Marshawn Lynch steadily handle the Bronco run defense? Will the Seattle secondary shut down the best pass offense in NFL History?

Seahawks MMQB: In a New York state of mind

sherm making last play vs niners nfc championship

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us this week’s MMQB after the NFC Chmapionship game against the 49ers. Richard Sherman closed the game out with a big play, tipping a pass to Byron Maxwell for an interception. Russell Wilson and his receivers stepped up as well as Marshawn Lynch who ran over the Niners defense.

Matchups to watch closely in today’s NFC Championship

Richard Sherman

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott breaks down 5 key matchups to todays NFC Championship game. Since the 49ers run a 3-4 defense and vary which linebacker comes in to rush the passer it will be interesting to see how newly named starting left guard Michael Bowie holds up against the likes of Justin Smith and Aldon Smith. Will Richard Sherman play shadow to Boldin? One can only hope.

It’s time to turn it loose! An open letter to Darrell Bevell

Darrell Bevell

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott write a personalized letter to the Hawks’ offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell about playcalling in the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch must be involved, but in the right way. Scott wants to see more creativity, likely involving Golden Tate and Percy Harvin — should be available.

The Seahawks will lose the NFC Championship, unless they win…

Russell WIlson, Colin Kaepernick

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott breaks down the keys to victory for the Hawks against the San Francisco 49ers in the FC Championship game of the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Colin Kaepernick is the x-factor, as the 12th man, Russell Wilson and Marhsawn Lynch should all be expected to perform adequately.

Seahawks vs. 49ers NFL Playoffs gambling odds & handicapping

Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick

NWSB Insider & Blogger Dave B gives you the inside scoop on the Seattle Seahawks’ matchup with the San Francisco 49ers in the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Betting odds, suggestions and tips are all revealed as Dave gives the Seahawks the edge and provides a well-thought-out preview. Russell Wilson hasn’t been great as of late, but the bigger concern should be for Colin Kaepernick, as he faces DEs Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril, CB Richard Sherman and FS Earl Thomas.

2013 Seattle Seahawks: By the numbers

Richard Sherman

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens gives us a comprehensive look at the 2013 NFL season for the Hawks and how they made their mark with numbers. A few noteworthy stats: Russell Wilson (26 TD, 9 INT); Marshawwn Lynch (12); Pete Carroll (13-3). It’s like Richard Sherman says: “Numbers don’t lie.”

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