Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/27/13
Turning the corner The Pacific Northwest has been abuzz when it comes to the Seattle Seahawks. After a pretty successful 2012, the phrase “Championship Offseason” has been thrown around…a lot. And why not? With players believing the new mantra as well as the fans jumping on board from day one, it finally feels real. One can’t help but wonder, though, if this is going to be another big build up followed by the obligatory feeling of disappointment Seattle fans are all too used to. Despite the playoff run last season, despite the promise of this young and talented team and despite the change of demeanor, things COULD go awry. Of course, I sure hope this isn’t the case. Either way, an argument could be made for both points of view. Let’s take a look at both sides of the Year of the Hawk debate. The Pros Youth Having a young team can really be a blessing for a franchise looking to turn things around for the long haul. With youth comes longevity, and if this front office can hold onto th...
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