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Pete Carroll found himself in a position of either taking his foot off the pedal or go full throttle. Carroll decided to go full throttle on a wilting Arizona Cardinals team that was utterly defenseless.
If this was a boxing match, the referee would have jumped in waving his arms. The Seahawks beat down the Cardinal 58-0 and while Carroll is the toast of the town in Seattle, Ken Whisenhunt is barely on life support.
Sunday could have been the final tug at the cord keeping Whisenhunt alive and Carroll not only tugged, he yanked the plug from the wall.
Carroll channeled his inner Bill Belichick, said screw the other team, and did what was best for his. Carroll spoke to 710 ESPN in Seattle with Brock and Salk about playing 60 minutes of football, even when the other team is already raised the white flag.
“Well, we didn’t know how it would go because their defense has been so strong. They have the third- or fourth-ranked defense or whatever the heck it is.
They got numbers al...
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Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was supposed to hear his appeal on his 4-game suspension on Friday, but a source familiar with the case said it likely will be delayed until the following week, according to Michael Silver of Yahoo! Sports.
Pete Carroll's deadly Seahawks just plucked the Cardinals, 58-0: the fifth biggest blowout in the NFL since 1940. Don't look now, folks: but this team is a threat to win it all.
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A couple of weeks ago, it was announced that Seattle Seahawks cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Brandon Browner would each face four-game suspensions for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Browner dropped his appeal and began his late-season vacation this weekend. Sherman, however, must have noticed he could squeeze in a...
You thought the expression was “Misery loves company.” Well apparently, idiocy does, too, because the Jets have claimed Braylon Edwards off of waivers from the Seattle Seahawks. Either the Jets’ front office pays no attention to social media (yeah, right) or they think that Edwards has spent his off-time being retooled a-la Steve Austin into a better, faster, stronger receiver...
Pete Carroll says he felt the Seattle Seahawks handled their blowout win over Arizona in proper fashion.
Carroll said Monday that the goal in the second half of Seattle's 58-0 victory over the Cardinals was to continue to play well and make progress while also getting some younger players some work.
Now the challenge for Seattle (8-5) is not letting the victory become a lingering...
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has a sprained foot but is probable and expected to play Sunday against Atlanta.
Coach Pete Carroll said Lynch got work in practice Friday for the first time this week and looked fine. Asked what it would take for Lynch not to play, Carroll cracked, ''Miss the flight? Doesn't show up in Atlanta?''
Lynch rushed for...
What Pete Carroll saw as a reward for his Seattle Seahawks was just another chapter in the nightmare season for Arizona's Ken Whisenhunt.
While the Seahawks are rolling toward the playoffs, Arizona looked for an end to the misery induced by its nine-game slide.
''It's a reward for all of the hard work. You work so hard and so often, the games don't afford you...
After the Seattle Seahawks sent a message to their opponent last week, Marshawn Lynch may want to do the same to his former team.
Lynch and the Seahawks try for their fifth victory in six games Sunday as they head to Toronto to face the Buffalo Bills, who appear bound to miss the playoffs for the 13th consecutive season.
Although the Bills' ground game has been strong thanks...
Love ‘em & hate ‘em Week 14
This past Sunday the Seattle Seahawks set single-game franchise records with points scored and margin of defeat in a 58-0 stomping of the Arizona Cardinals.
The victory was the first divisional win of the season, and it occurred in superb fashion.
This was an excellent example of firing on all cylinders – as the offense, defense and special...
The Seahawks crushed the Cardinals in record-setting fashion in Week 14, while the 49ers and Rams each picked up valuable wins.