Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 6/10/13
The Seattle Seahawks are a team that has a lot to live up to after the 11-5 record and playoff performance they had last season. Not only are the Seahawks trying to get back to the playoffs this season, they will be trying to improve on their 3-3 NFC West record from a season ago.Things did not start off well for coach Pete Carroll and his young team to open camp when they saw defensive end Bruce Irvin suspended the first four games of the season for using performance enhancing drugs. Irvin was a monster last season as a rookie posting 8 sacks on a Seahawks defense that was 6th against the pass, and 10th against the rush.Irvin is working out with the team and will be able to play during preseason games, but will be sidelined from until week 5 when the Seahawks take on the Colts in Indianapolis. He will miss a key NFC West game week 2 when the San Francisco 49ers travel to the upper northwest.Irvin is not the only Seahawks player that has made the news in a negative way this spring, ...
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