Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/1/13
Football is back! With barely over a week until opening day for the Seattle Seahawks, there are looming questions surround the team and its players. The expectations are high this year and the players will need to answer those questions and meet those expectations to get where they want to go. If another playoff trip is in the future, a few of the players need to prove some things this season. Let’s take a look at those needing to step up this season. Sidney Rice Sidney Rice is making quite a bit of money. His offensive numbers aren’t conducive to the amount he is being paid. If he does not step up and earn this year’s salary with career numbers, his future in Seattle could be over sooner rather than later. Sidney Rice is a great receiver, but really IS being paid too much money for the stats he has put up in Seattle so far. Seattle could waive him, not have to pay him anymore, save money and then spend money on a younger, healthier option. Golden Tate Golden Tate has finally bloom...
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