Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 8/17/12
Am I the only one who thinks that the way that the Seahawks are handling their quarterback competition is a little bit weird? I understand their logic with regards to not playing Tavaris in the exhibitions; I don’t agree with it but I understand it. I get that the Seahawks believe they know everything they need to know about Tavaris but isn’t there a chance that he’ll be a very different quarterback this year? This time around, he’s had a real offseason and he’s competing against quarterbacks who aren’t Charlie Whitehurst. He should be more comfortable in Seattle this year and be feeling more pressure to play well. It would be nice to see him get some live game reps prior to the regular season, just to see if he’s going to be able to handle that pressure. The way they are handling the game time distribution between the two quarterbacks is also a little strange. The choice to give Matt Flynn the starting reps in both of the first two makes sense only if you’re sure he will be the ...
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