Found November 25, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
State of the Seattle Seahawks. Brett B our man with his pulse on the Seahawks football beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The November 24th, 2011 edition. This week the Seahawks face NFC East Washington Redskins. Pete Carroll, Tarvaris Jackson, Sidney Rice, and Marshawn Lynch face off against Rex Grossman & Mike Shanahan.

Tarvaris Jackson and his hope chest

RENTON -- Tarvaris Jackson would prefer a busier work week."I always want to be out there practicing," Jackson said.But Jackson's injured pectoral muscle means that even now -- a month and a half after the injury -- he doesn't throw on consecutive days.So while coach Pete Carroll said Jackson is feeling better this week than he was after previous games, Jackson...

Seahawks Believe They’re a Playoff Contender

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll and his team believe they can make the playoffs this season despite a 4-6 record so far. Right now the Seahawks are three games behind both of the current NFC wild card co-leaders,  which are the Bears and Lions. Since the Seahawks were able to get into the playoffs [...]

Why I Like Pete Carroll

To illustrate why I like Pete Carroll, let me compare him to two other football personalities: quarterback Jim Plunkett and coach Bill Walsh. Not too many of you young whippersnappers who read this site are old enough to remember Jim Plunkett.  He was a Heisman trophy winner who led Stanford to two Rose Bowl victories, and the Raiders to two Super Bowl championships.  Although...

Seahawks WR Rice returns to practice

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Sidney Rice returned to practice Friday and will play in Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins. Rice had sat out the past two days of practice, but Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said the wideout is "ready to go." In his first season with Seattle, Rice has 32 receptions for 484 yards and two touchdowns in eight games.

Behind Enemy Lines With Pete Carroll

Before Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll began his second at-bat as an NFL coach in 2010, he was a dynastic college head coach at USC.  While he was in sunny Southern California, he recruited and developed Toledo, Ohio product Fred Davis. During his time with the Redskins, Davis has capitalized on limited opportunity, showing his vast potential with feast-or-famine regularity.  In...

Finally, Seahawks QB Jackson getting healthier

The fact Tarvaris Jackson was able to throw on back-to-back days at practice is a sign his strained pectoral muscle is healing. The fact Jackson was...

WR Sidney Rice sits out Seahawks practice, Bigby and Hargrove return

Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice sat out Wednesday's practice with a sore knee.

Pete Carroll recalls Fred Davis fondly

Seattle Coach Pete Carroll is less than two years into his second stint in the NFL, but he’s plenty familiar with at least one Redskins player. Playing his high school ball in Ohio, Fred Davis lined up everywhere: receiver, running back, safety and quarterback. Carroll recruited him to USC in 2004 and Davis was starting for the Trojans at tight end by his sophomore season. Carroll...

Rice misses second straight practice

Seattle Seahawks receiver Sidney Rice missed his second straight practice with a knee issue, making his availability for Sunday uncertain. However, Seattle head coach Pete Carroll told reporters on Wednesday that he planned on resting his big-play receiver this week. Rice has not missed a game this season since missing the first two games with a shoulder injury, but has been on the...

Seahawks' Jackson, Rice practice in preparation for Redskins

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson and receiver Sidney Rice are both considered probable to play Sunday against the Washington Redskins.

Seattle QB Jackson, Rice probable vs. Redskins

Tarvaris Jackson and Sidney Rice are each probable to play against the Washington Redskins on Sunday.

Sidney Rice, Alan Branch still not practicing for Seahawks

Seahawks injury reportWednesdayThursdayFridayDid not practiceDid not practiceDid not practiceDT Alan Branch (ankle)Branch (ankle) CB Byron Maxwell (ankle)Maxwell (ankle) WR Sidney Rice (knee)Rice (knee) WR Ben Obomanu (knee/ankle)  Limited in practiceLimited in practiceLimited in practiceQB Tarvaris Jackson (pectoral)WR Ben Obomanu (ankle, knee) Full practiceFull practiceFull...

We’ve Met Before: Vikings at Falcons

Series: Vikings lead 16-10Last meeting(s): Atlanta kept the Vikings’ from clinching a playoff berth with a 24-17 win at the Metrodome in Week 16 of 2008. This was in the middle probably the most positive stretch of Tarvaris Jackson’s career in Minnesota. He was making his second start since “taking over” for Gus Frerotte in Week 14 and had had perhaps his best game ever against...

Fantasy Football – Seattle Seahawks Week 12 Predictions

Dave B. is back and better than ever with his Week 12 NFL fantasy football forecast for the Washington Redskins vs. Seattle Seahawks matchup. Doug Baldwin has been a nice surprise this season and with the extra attention paid to Sidney Rice, he could have some success this week. Get our Seahawks fantasy expert predictions every week…
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