Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 10/25/12
Again, Sherman Confident in Seattle’s Chances Richard Sherman found himself amidst another publicity stunt this week when he changed his twitter name to “Optimus Prime,” the arch nemesis of Calvin Johnson’s alter ego “Megatron.” Sherman is not one to shy away from the media. In fact, he desires the attention. He showed his attention-craving colors after the Seattle Seahawks‘ victory over the Patriots two weeks ago with his “U Mad Bro?” twitter picture, and the rant he had in his interview of Tom Brady only being one man. Opposing teams may find him annoying, but his antics are all the more encouraged by his Seattle fan base. This Sunday, the 4-3 Seahawks head to Detroit to take on the 2-4 Lions. Both are coming off of difficult road losses in their games. The Seahawks are fighting for the top spot in the NFC West, while the Lions are doing their best to keep their heads above water after falling to last in the NFC North. Here’s what I’m watching for this Sunday. Growth on the Road This
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