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New England Patriots
A year after making the transition from Canadian Football League player to Pro Bowl cornerback, Brandon Browner is continuing to prove his value to the Seattle Seahawks.
Browner came up with two key plays to help the Seahawks earn their first road win of the season, a 16-12 victory over the Carolina Panthers last Sunday, including a strip and fumble recovery that helped shift the momentum back in Seattle's favor. He later teamed with Marcus Trufant to stop the Panthers' Louis Murphy at the 1 on a critical third and goal in the fourth quarter.
''I don't think you can find a better football play in the fourth quarter than Brandon Brown makes when he takes the football away from them. It's just an extraordinary play. But that stop on the goal line with Brandon and Marcus, that was the game right there in front of us, so it was really cool,'' coach Pete Carroll said.
Browner joined the Seahawks last year after spending four years with the Calgary Stamp...
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Focusing on the two teams rounding out the bottom of the NFC west power rankings, it becomes aware that one is at a make it or break stage of the season, and the other is strong enough to lead the division. Where their destinies take them is uncertain yet, but it’s certainly a crossroads week for them. With season altering injuries and brutally tough schedules ahead, it’s anyone’s...
The Pete Carroll era in New England ended like the way it began, with Pete Carroll smiling. Carroll circled the stadium and waved goodbye. It was the silliest display of misplaced affection. Carroll had endured a treacherous Boston Media that portrayed him as a happy fool. All that have witnessed Carroll at USC, or in Seattle, never had the experience of his Patriot days. Carroll...
Zach Miller is getting re-adjusted to what it's like to be an eligible pass catcher again after a year spent being a de facto offensive lineman.
The former Pro Bowler had his least productive receiving year of his career after joining the Seattle Seahawks last season. Miller caught just 25 passes for the season and failed to find the end zone for the first time in his five-year...
Pete Carroll doesn't look back on his time as the head coach in New England with any animosity, because the way that experience changed him eventually led to his success at USC and another chance in the NFL with Seattle.
Carroll revisits some of his NFL past this week when the Seahawks host the Patriots on Sunday in a matchup between Seattle's No. 1 ranked defense and New...
It’s on the record that Players View feels that Terrell Owens can still play. There is also the feeling that he creates these weird stumbling blocks for himself that for instance kept him from making the grade in Seattle.
In looking at the film that he generated as a Seahawk he had no problem getting open which is why he was targeted so much.
He just dropped crucial catches.When...
Here's one of the more interesting story lines for this game. I've already said that this Seattle game will be the biggest test for this Patriots offense. It's the best measuring stick we'll have for if this offense is really balanced or not. I can't wait to see how the Patriots can handle this Seahawks defense in a hostile environment. It's not only because...
"Let's go." Those were the words Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley emphasized in discussing his No. 1-ranked defensive unit taking on the No. 1-ranked offense when the New England Patriots travel west to face his team on Sunday. Bradley knows that the Patriots have good players and a good scheme on offense, led by one of the best quarterbacks in...
According to John Boiyle of the Everett Herald, the Seattle Seahawks plan on retiring former offensive lineman Cortez Kennedy’s number 96 at half time of this Sunday’s game against the Patriots.Kennedy played his entire 10-year career for the Seahawks after being drafted 3rd overall in the 1990 NFL draft.
The Seattle Seahawks have the NFL’s number one defense. The New England Patriots have the NFL’s number one offense. The Seahawks are undefeated in two home games. The Patriots have won all but one of their three road games and the one loss was by a last second field goal that might not have gone through the uprights. The Patriots are rushing for 4.3 yards a carry. The Seahawks...
Bold Prediction No. 1:New England quarterback Tom Brady has spoken with his dermatologist and was advised by Dr. Maakpretti that the cool, moist Seattle air is good for his dry skin. Therefore, Tom Terrific will not be wearing make-up during the game, but he will find Welker, Hernandez and "Gronk" in the end-zone - three passing TD's against a very strong Seattle pass...
That's right folks, the number one defense in the NFL is.....the Seattle Seahawks.This is most definitely the best defense that the Patriots will face thus far this year. They are ranked number one in the league, 5th in passing, 3rd in rushing, 2nd in points allowed per game (14) and tied for 5th in sacks.Some fans might say, "but what about Baltimore? They're a good...
Three-Point Stance: Seattle Seahawks - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston: Couple interesting...
Terrell Owens wants a job. He wants back in the NFL, and is constantly reminding teams of his physical ability. This past Monday night, he sent out a Tweet to the New York Jets that he was still available if they want him. They don’t want him, though Rex Ryan did say “never say never.” [...]