Found January 01, 2012 on
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Seahawks' loss Sunday leaves Seattle at 7-9, tied with the Kansas City Chiefs for the 11th-worst record in the league.Why is that important? The draft of course. Strength of schedule is used to break ties in draft order, and that strength of schedule is determined by opponent's combined winning percentage. Seattle and Kansas City are tied in that regard, which means a coin flip will determine who gets the No. 11 overall pick in April's draft.
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Seattle lost its last game of the season, 23-20 to Arizona in overtime.
Tarvaris Jackson had 222 yards and a TD, while Marshawn Lynch had 86 yards rushing but was held out of the end zone. The Seahawks rushing TD instead went to Leon Washington, who finished with 78 yards on the ground. Ricardo Lockette - yes, that Ricardo Lockette, the rookie out of Fort Valley State...
Tarvaris Jackson played well this season but the Seahawks still need a quarterback who can win tight games in the fourth quarter.
Seattle Seahawks blogger C-Mac weighs in with his 2011 No holds barred assessment of the 2011 Seattle Seahawks. This is it. The last game of the season was yesterday for the Seahawks. C-Mac points out with the Seahawks current situation though, alongside John Schneider, Pete Carroll has some time to build a winner. Year Three will be the best indicator and it can’t come soon enough.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch addressed his pending free agency while talking to reporters during his team’s locker room clean out this morning. “Everything’s going to fall into place,” Lynch said about becoming an unrestricted free agent in March. “There’s not too much I can do about it but just wait.” And would he like to be back in Seattle? “I mean...
While most of us are busy stumbling our way through National Hangover Day, the Seahawks will be in Phoenix to beat up the Cardinals. This game is almost a mirror match, although the Seahawks come out slightly ahead in the comparison:
Both teams lost most of their games in the first half of the season (2-6 for Seattle, 1-7 for Arizona), then turned things around and won most of...
Normally, a 23-20 defeat in overtime to a division rival isn't the ideal way to finish a season.
But the 2011 Seattle Seahawks had already reached their definition of "ideal" before stepping on the plane bound for the desert.
Despite finishing with the same 7-9 record as last year, the team accomplished milestones that nobody saw coming this year. I'd even go...
Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens weekly NFL Love Em Hate Em football blog. He recaps and rewinds the Seattle Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals Week 17 Sunday football matchup. The Seahawks lost their last game of the season. Brett loved the Support the Cardinal fans gave their team, Larry Fitzgerald, Marshawn Lynch, and Red Bryant. He hated Darrell Bevell's play calling, the defense...
The Seattle Seahawks are 7-9 again after a heartbreaker in the desert.
2:15 p.m.: The playoffs are out of the picture, but the Cardinals can finish the season 8-8 if they can beat the NFC West rival Seahawks today in Glendale. Join the chat, follow our updates and discuss on Twitter using #CardsSeahawks!