NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday night when the San Francisco 49ers visit their NFC West foes the Seahawks. It is rare that a week 2 game carries so much importance. Russell Wilson vs. Colin Kaepernick. Jordin says let’s be real. This is what everyone wants to see. Anquan Boldin is back in the NFC West. That means Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor and Earl Thomas will know when he’s out there. Queue the music.
NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at the statistical standout from the Seattle Seahawks week 1 victory over the Carolina Panthers. Red Bryant is bestowed with the honor and praise, and the charts and stats in this article make it perfectly clear as to why. J.D. Burke feels confident that Bryant can return to form as Seattle’s five-technique.
Seattle Seahawks blogger Clinton Bell is back with his Week 1 preview, breakdown and prediction of the matchup between the Seahawks and the Carolina Panthers. The Panthers are trying to be a team on the rise in the weak NFC South, but the Seahawks are a team on the rise in the NFL. This one is a great test to see just how the Hawks will come out with the season opener on the road in the Eastern time zone. Definitely a thorn in the talons of these birds in the past.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday in Carolina when the Hawks visit the Panthers. Jordin points out this won’t be an easy game. The Seahawks play 5 road games at 10:00 am this season – at Carolina, Houston, Indianapolis, Atlanta, and New York (Giants). He can’t wait to watch Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Cam Newton, Steve Smith, Pete Carroll and Ron Rivera go at it.
NWSB Fantasy Football Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Dave B delivers to us his Week 1 NFL fantasy football forecast for the Seahawks vs. Panthers game on Sunday. Dave says that Marshawn Lynch & Golden Tate should get the job done on the ground but to temper expectations for the rest of the team, as they will need a few games to get up to prime form.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brian Scott takes a look at the upcoming Week 1 2013 NFL matchup between our Hawks and the Cam Newton led Carolina Panthers. Early lines have the Seahawks by 3. I think they cover it easily. Brian’s biggest question. Can the Legion Of Boom contain Steve Smith? Brian says Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Walter Thurmond, Brandon Browner and Richard Sherman will have the WR’s from Carolina on lockdown.
NWSB Managing Editor Q tells us the players who did not survive the second waive of roster cuts today with the Seattle Seahawks. He lays out the Seahawks 53 man roster as it stands today. Check back tomorrow to see the OFFICIAL 53 man roster as of tomorrow Saturday September 1st 2013. (We expect it to change every day until they play the Panthers). Russell Wilson is the starting QB and Tarvaris Jackson is the backup. This much is certain. Michael Robinson & Antoine Winfield are gone.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Jonas Hyde talks about the fun QB battle that begins in real live game action tonight between Brady Quinn and Tarvaris Jackson. For many in the Seattle area, the QB2 slot seems to be already decided, but depth charts are written in pencil in the preseason, and come Friday look for Quinn’s name to be the one written in ink says Jonas.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens breaks down the week 1 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals in his Seahawks Monday morning quarterback. The Seahawks fell to the Cardinals 20-16. For the second straight regular season game, Brett is heartbroken by the hands of the Cardinals. Leon Washington had a big kick return, 83 yards, that led to the Seahawks only touchdown by Sidney Rice.
No Game Balls Today! Seven, count ‘em seven plays inside the red zone in the final minute for the Seahawks. That is what went wrong. Correction; that is what went wrong in a nutshell. My unfortunate job is to crack open that nutshell, and breakdown the hurt and disappointment inside. Why not get started! Offensive Woes […]
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday afternoon from University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale Arizona when the Seahawks visit the Cardinals. When you play the Cardinals, retaining Larry Fitzgerald is typically step-one in the game plan. Since Matt Hasselbeck, the Seahawks have not been comfortable behind center. Is Russell Wilson the next big deal?