Matt Flynn is a Raider, now the Seahawks search for a replacement

John Schneider Draft Room

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us his top three candidates for the backup QB spot left empty when Matt Flynn was traded to the Oakland Raiders. Josh Portis is expected to re-sign. Tyler Thigpen leads Jordin’s list of hopeful replacements. He looks to be the least flashy, and most like Russell Wilson’s style of play. The others are two former players Pete Carroll has had some serious man crushes on, Vince Young, and Matt Leinart.

Washington St. Cougars Football History: *My* top 5 moments in time

WSU vs. UW

NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars blogger Britton Ransford weighs in today with a fun little piece he was assigned. The top 5 most memorable WSU Cougars football moments he can remember in his lifetime. Big plays and stifling defense highlighted the 2003 Holiday Bowl. Who forgets the 1997 Ryan Leaf Apple Cup, or 2007 at UW Alex Brink’s last game?

Keys To The Matchup: Eagles (4-7) vs. Seahawks (4-7)

Eagles vs. Seahawks

Q weighs in with his Philadelphia Eagles vs. Seattle Seahawks keys to the game. QB Tarvaris Jackson isn’t lighting up the scoreboard, having averaged just 182.5 yards in his last four contests. LeSean McCoy, who is the league’s leading rusher with 1,050 yards, received just 10 carries last weekend. DeSean Jackson will start. Marshawn Lynch has to have a HUGE game.

5 Things to Watch: Eagles at Seahawks in PRIME TIME on NFL Network

Vince Young

Seahawks weekly 5 things to watch for on Thursday Night Football on the NFL Network. Century Link Field is no longer as intimidating for the opposition, can the 12th Man get up for this one? Vince Young faces a Pete Carroll team again. Deion Sanders & Michael Irvin are in town. Michael Vick isn’t. Ben Obomanu replaces Sidney Rice who is on IR.

5 Reasons The Seahawks Embarrassed themselves against the Redskins

Mike Williams

With the loss the Seattle Seahawks all but put a fork in their 2011 NFL playoff aspirations. Marshawn Lynch extended his streak of consecutive games with a touchdown to seven and had another 100 yard game. But on Sunday he was the only bright spot. The Seahawks and Tarvaris Jackson let this one slip away vs. Washington Redskins.

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