Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/11/12
The Seattle Seahawks are a run, run, pass team. That's been the philosophy since Pete Carroll got to Seattle. Last year, it was more apparent, with Tarvaris Jackson as the quarterback.Jackson, obviously isn't an elite quarterback, and it's probably stretching calling him a good quarterback. So, Seattle had to pound the ball with Beast Mode, Marshawn Lynch.And, towards the end of last year, it worked really well. The turning point was the Dallas Cowboys game. Tom Cable came back and was able to establish an attitude of smash mouth football. Down the stretch, Seattle found their identity and really hit their stride. Then we get to the offseason, Matt Flynn gets signed, an upgrade at quarterback, and just the thing Seattle needs in order to get back to winning the division and getting back to the playoffs. The draft rolls around, Seattle gets a fabulous prospect in Russell Wilson, a quarterback, that I was personally very high on before the draft and combine and all that. So, they sign...
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