NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke weighs in with the status of the quarterbacks for the Seahawks in 2013. What’s not to love about 2nd year QB Russell Wilson. The absurdly good numbers Wilson was able to tally in the second half of last season surely have 12′s everywhere expecting much of the same for all 16 games this season. There is of course the ongoing battle between Tarvaris Jackson and Brady Quinn for the role of backup…isn’t there?
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell takes a look at the state of the Seahawks on the eve of their preseason opener against the San Diego Chargers. Injuries are the biggest question mark in his mind, and they are seriously looking like they make a dent in the celebration plans of a lot of Seahawks fans. The Championship Offseason has been nice, but it’s time to get back down to earth. What will Cliff Avril, Christine Michael, Golden Tate, Bruce Irvin, and Sidney Rice do in the preseason?
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke weighs in wiht the status of the wide receivers for the Seahawks in 2013. Percy Harvin is injured, Early Doucet is cut, who does that leave exactly? Oh year, Sidney Rice, Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin and Jermaine Kearse. J.D. thinks the Hawks will still be in good shape for receiving mates to Russell Wilson’s throwing game. The only question is who will truly take the spot of Harvin. Tate seems the obvious choice, but Kearse is making a name for himself during this years camp.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger J.D. Burke weighs in the status of the return game for the Seahawks in 2013. When the Seahawks cut ties with Leon Washington this offseason, it was widely believed that newly acquired Percy Harvin would take over those duties. Well now Harvin is out, and the Hawks are without a return man. J.D. takes a look at some suitable replacements.
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.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell weighs in with the news of the Percy Harvin upcoming surgery scheduled for Thursday. Harvin will end up missing a substantial amount of time for the Seahawks. It is predicted that the earliest he can return would be November. He will have to be back and able to play by week 11 or he will have to be put on the injured reserve list for the second straight year. Pressure is on Golden Tate, Sidney Rice & Doug Baldwin now.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell weighs in with a simple question, what the (bleep) was Russell Okung thinking? If you haven’t heard the news yet of Russell Okung running with the famed bulls in Pamplona, Spain, do yourself a favor and click this article right now. If you have already heard the news, do yourself a favor and click this article to hear my special take on this event. How did Paul Allen, and Pete Carroll sign off on this?
NWSB Insider Brett Bivens gives you some feedback from the recently concluded Seahawks mini-camps. He points out Jerrod Johnson isn’t your average rookie, trying to make it in Philadelphia and Pittsburg the last two seasons. Luke Willson. There was not a lot of video of him playing floating around the internet at the time he was drafted, he looks like a nice compliment to Zach Miller. Jesse Williams, The Monstar has a huge upper body.
NWSB Insider and Seahawks’ Blogger Ben Tole talks about regardless of what the two teams at Century Link Field are playing for on Sunday the Hawks have been doing nothing over the last month but making statements. He says there are five players to watch for on Sunday to make another statement. Matt Flynn, Red Bryant, Russell Wilson, Doug Baldwin & Richard Sherman all make his list of guys to watch.
NWSB Insider and Seahawks’ Blogger Ben Tole talks about what to back to back fifty plus point offensive performances have done for the 2012 Seahawks psyche. Jim Harbaugh will have his work cut out for him this week preparing for Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson, Golden Tate and the offense. As will Pete Carroll who has to prepare for a similar quarterback in Colin Kapernick .
NWSB Writer Brett Bivens talks about five standout players from the Seattle Seahawks game against the Minnesota Vikings. Brandon Browner, Golden Tate, Marcus Trufant, Jeremy Lane, Russell Wilson (of course) and Marshawn Lynch all made the list. At this point in the season, the Seattle Seahawks offense is a lot further along then I expected them to be. Sunday they needed it to win.