Found January 08, 2012 on
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Seahawks insider Brandon Choate is on the Matt Flynn rollercoaster today. He brings us his top 5 reasons why the Seattle Seahawks should sign Flynn, citing his NFL experience and low cost with not having to give up draft picks to get him. Get it done Pete Carroll and John Schneider, and do it now. Tarvaris Jackson and Charlie Whitehurst are not the answers in Seatown!
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Seahawk insider Brandon Choate brings us an article of epic proportions today. He lists his top 5 positions the Seattle Seahawks need to fill through the 2012 NFL Draft. The Seahawks should consider players like Robert Griffin III, Chris Polk, Dre Kirkpatrick and Andre Branch. They will instantly compliment the talent on the team already. Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor, Marshawn Lynch, Sidney Rice.
The Seahawks are approx. $20 million under this year’s salary cap of more than $120 million.
Here’s the full list of 2012 Seattle Seahawks unrestricted free agentsName Years - Accrued - 2011 Base Salary
S Atari Bigby - 6 - 685,000
DE Raheem Brock - 10 - 1,000,000
DE Red Bryant - 4 - 600,000
TE John Carlson- 4 - 620,500
LB Heath Farwell - 7- 685,000
RB Justin Forsett...
Seahawks insider Brandon Choate is on the Matt Flynn rollercoaster today. He brings us his top 5 reasons why the Seattle Seahawks should NOT sign Flynn, citing his lack of NFL experience and how the Packers system set him up for instant success. He also gushes about his obvious choice in the situation, Robert Griffin III. Tarvaris Jackson and Charlie Whitehurst are not the answer.
By all measures, Marshwn Lynch had a great year. He set new career highs for yards and touchdowns, and did so playing behind one of the weakest offensive lines (at least for the first half of the season) in the NFL.
What’s amazing about the 1204 yards that Lynch finished with is that after 7 games (6 games played, and 1 he missed due to a back injury), Lynch had just 263 yards...
O'Dea guard Sekou Wiggs defends Seattle Prep forward Mitch Brewe in Friday's game. Photo Credit//Kevin Culala
After a long winter break, Metro basketball finally resumed last week in exciting fashion. Lakeside pulled off the upset against a surging Eastside Catholic team; the Lions are moving up in the rankings after winning six of their last seven games. (post the link...
It’s still really in the draft process, but it’s always fun to look ahead and see what players the Seahawks may be able to acquire via the draft in April. Here’s my take on all 7 picks that the Seahawks currently hold in the draft.
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While disappointed his team didn’t make the playoffs, Seattle head coach Pete Carroll overall was pleased with the progress his young team made this season, even though the Seahawks finished 7-9 for a second straight year. Still, when asked where he thought his team needed to improve at a season-ending press conference this week, Carroll said he wanted to add speed at linebacker...