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Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider’s eye for spotting little-known talent and giving them an opportunity to shine has been on display again this season, as I point out in my story today. Players like undrafted rookie free agent receiver Doug Baldwin, CFL standout cornerback Brandon Browner, 2010 fifth round draft pick safety Kam Chancellor, and this year’s fourth-round pick K.J. Wright have emerged to play major roles this season. “They haven’t really changed our opinion much,” Carroll said. “We’re just thrilled that they’ve just been consistent factors for us. We thought that …
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Here are some brief injury updates from coach Pete Carroll's press conference Wednesday.
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WR BEN OBOMANU (knee)
"We're just going to take it all the way to game time with Ben. We're going to rest him during the week and see. We think he can play. We have to see how effective he'll be, really when we run him full speed on Sunday."
If you notice Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch's shoes seem especially colorful from now on, that might be because he's wearing Skittles on his feet.
Lynch's Skittles habit (a handful after every touchdown) is well known to football fans, and now Nike is getting some publicity by designing a pair of shoes featuring the fruit-flavored candy -- made special just for...
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 yet again running back Marshawn Lynch, and on defense this week DB Kam Chancellor.
His heart wishes the Seattle Seahawks had two extra weeks to vie for the postseason.
The rest of Golden Tate's body knows better.
If the NFL had its way, the regular season would grow from 16 to 18 games. Under such a scenario, the 2011 Seahawks (7-8) would still be in contention for a wild-card berth with three contests left to play. Instead, the playoffs are now a pipe dream...
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Seahawks coming up short at homeBy Danny O'Neil | The Seattle TimesClose wasn't part of Seattle's vocabulary last season when each of the Seahawks' nine losses was by double digits.Compare that to this season when Seattle has trailed by double digits throughout the fourth quarter only once: a Week 2 loss at Pittsburgh.In all four of Seattle's home losses, the...
Marshawn Lynch has had a remarkable season, and could finish No. 2 overall in Ken Crippen’s ’Rusher Rating’ stat. A look at Lynch’s season and all the league-wide numbers.....
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Seattle Seahawks vs Arizona Cardinals Odds
The Seattle Seahawks have won and covered three straight against the Arizona Cardinals and they are now 4-0-1 ATS in their past 5 road games.
Seattle has also been an OVER machine in December, going 8-1 past 9. They face an improved Arizona team that is...