Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 9/15/12
Alright Seahawks fans, show of hands, who panicked after Sunday’s loss to the Cardinals? It’s alright. Go ahead and put them up. You are not alone. Our Seahawks have been seriously hyped since Russell Wilson nabbed the starting job. Grantland’s Bill Simmons even picked the Hawks to win the Super Bowl this year. It was pretty easy for us, as fans, to get some majorly swelled heads. We knew our defense was going to be good but we thought maybe our offense would be able to keep up with them. The game in Phoenix scared a lot of us. Russell threw an interception. The offense had to rely on great returns from Leon Washington to move the ball. The defense had no answers for Kevin Kolb in the two minute drill. While these are all valid reasons for concern, well except for Russell’s INT, those happen; they should not cause us to panic.  Yes, the Seahawks lost their first game. Yes, they lost to a team we all expected them to beat. No, it’s not the end of the world. The first game of the regu...
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