Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/2/13
Seahawks keys to success Will the Seahawks uncover the pirate’s chest that contains their 8th W.  Or will the offensive line leak like a sieve leaving Russell Wilson sinking under the depths of the Buccaneer pass rush while watching the possibility of 8-1 drift at sea like a ghost ship into a fog bank? On the surface what we see is a 7-1 home team facing an 0-7 away team.   It is easy to look at this matchup and think, “All the Seahawks have to do is show up.” I think we should dig a little bit deeper. You may notice I mentioned the Seahawks offense as the only plausible cause for the Seahawks to falter on Sunday?  That was by design, not only because the defense is so good but because the Buccaneers’ offense is so bad. In fact they rank in the top half of the NFL in only 1 category, 4th down conversions. Yep, their offensive failure has been so bad that it has actually given the team something to hang their helmets on. Defensively the Buccaneers are a bit better. They are ranked 14...
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