NWSB Insider & Seattle Seahawks blogger JD Burke takes a look at some of the match-ups, personnel and otherwise, that will dictate the outcome of Seattle’s game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. The Seahawks struggles in the first half, ability to shutdown Robert Mathis and whether they can contain Reggie Wayne or not will be key in winning this game. Walter Thurmond, Michael Bowie, Paul McQuistan & Russell Wilson your front and center tomorrow!
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday when the Seahawks look to go 5-0 for the first time team history vs. the Colts in Indianapolis. Jordin says since the arrival of Pete Carroll, the Seahawks’ identity has completely transformed. From an offensive, precise and well-timed air-raid through Mike Holmgren to a grind it out, bullying rushing attack with an over-sized, physical defense to carry the load via Marshawn Lynch.
NWSB Gambling insider and BC Lions blogger Dave B weighs in on the CFL matchup in Week 5 between the B.C. Lions and Toronto Argonauts on Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and Canadian football gambling trends. The Lions go for 4 wins in a row, taking on a banged up Argos squad who’s defense has been giving up loads of yards per game. Sounds like a winning formula for the Leos.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens breaks down the week 5 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers in his Seahawks Monday morning quarterback. The Seahawks defeated the Panthers 16-12. Brett points out Bruce Irvin had a couple sacks Sunday, including one on the final defensive play of the game. Bobby Wagner, Brandon Browner, Richard Sherman, and Chris Clemons played great too.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday Carolina when the Hawks visit the Panthers. His big ticket item he’s watching is between Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Richard Sherman, and Brandon Browner, will they be able to keep Cam Newton under wraps? How will Russell Wilson perform on the road in his old stomping grounds?
NWSB Fantasy Football Insider and part time Seahawks blogger Dave B. is back and better than ever with his Week 5 NFL fantasy football forecast for the Seattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers. Dave says start the defense. The Seattle D isn’t quite as scary when they play on the road. Still, this unit is good enough to give Cam Newton and company fits. Expect Bruce Irvin, Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright, Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor to give him fits.
NWSB Insider and BC Lions blogger Reggie Gill after each week of the regular season and possibly during the CFL playoffs should the Leo’s be so lucky will stop by and bring you his B.C. Lions game balls. Balls are awarded to the Leo’s offensive MVP Andrew Harris, and on defense this week Adam Bighill yet again. We’re renaming this award. Haha. Paul McCallum was the special teams winner this week.
NWSB Insider and BC Lions blogger Phil The Bartender Slater weighs in with his Week 5 CFL preview for the BC Lions vs. Calgary Stampeders from Calgary. After the lull in the loss to Saskatchewan, Andrew Harris had a magnificent bounce back game against Edmonton. The Leo’s will need more of this and an upgrade by Travis Lulay and Geroy Simon to get a win in Calgary on Saturday.
Versus the New York Giants Sunday the Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback Tarvaris Jackson left with a strained pectoral muscle. In limited duty, Charlie Whitehurst was 11 of 19 for 149 yards, a touchdown and a 100.5 passer rating. The Seahawks actually exceeded 400 yards of offense. Do we have a quarterback controversy in Seattle?
After each week of the regular season and possibly during the NFL playoffs should the Seattle Seahawks be so lucky Dave B will stop by and bring you his Seahawks game balls. Balls are awarded to the Seahawks offensive MVP wide receiver Doug Baldwin, and on defense cornerback Brandon Browner vs. the New York Giants in Week 5.