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The Seattle Seahawks under Pete Carroll have done everything but be predictable and the quarterback battle is no different. In 2010, the Seahawks not only made the playoffs at 7-9, but stunned the defending champion New Orleans Saints in the Wild Card Round. Then they drafted Alabama offensive lineman James Carpenter in the first round [...]
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Seahawks rookie quarterback Russell Wilson is having an excellent preseason, making Pete Carroll's decision a difficult one.Fantasy Spin:Wilson went 10-of-17 for 155 yards and two touchdowns and also had 33 rushing yards on five carries in the team's second exhibition game Saturday after he threw for 124 yards, rushed for 59 and contributed a passing and a rushing score in...
Braylon Edwards has always been a talented receiver and as such he’s proven himself to be an enigma so far in the NFL.
He’s made huge plays and saw his career jump off to a great start yet after leaving Cleveland he sputtered out in both New York with the Jets and in San Francisco.
Now, it looks like he’s ready to go for his and he appears to be on the verge of his long-awaited...
Tarvaris Jackson may be frustrated by the Seattle Seahawks’ quarterback competition, butRussell Wilson is enjoying it. Wilson, who is backing up Matt Flynn during the preseason while Jackson watches from the sideline, said on KJR in Seattle that he thinks he’s getting better as a quarterback — and getting closer to being a starting quarterback. [...]
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...
Matt Flynn vs. Russell Wilson, Round 2
For all intents and purposes, it sure does look like Tarvaris Jackson is out of what has become a two-man race for the Seahawks' starting quarterback gig, as once again he won’t suit up for the matchup against the Broncos.
Pete Carroll has said Jackson essentially represents the control element in this experiment… or in other words...
Inside the Huddle 26 this week with Downtown Russell Brown and The Champ take a look at the following:
Over 20 schools looking at the Honey Badger.
The Redskins are using the Baylor offense.
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson claims he’s moved closer to the starting QB job.
Fantasy Football rankings.
At the start of the show Downtown will be doing his live fantasy football draft…should...
While Matt Flynn sits in front of him, the wait for Russell Wilson may not be long`
1.) Russell Wilson Quarterback, Seattle Seahawks
“He is too short to be an NFL Quarterback”, “He can’t see over his Offensive Line” these are just some of the things Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson heard from NFL scouts heading into the 2012 NFL Draft. Wilson has all the...
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) shakes hands with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) following an NFL football preseason game, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, in Denver. Seattle beat Denver 30-10. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
The best quarterback of the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks‘ Week Two preseason game wasn’t Peyton Manning.
It was Seattle rookie Russell...
Seattle's incumbent starter Tarvaris Jackson didn't play in the Seahawks preseason opener last week, and coach Pete Carroll already has said that, once again, Matt Flynn will play the first half of Saturday's contest against the Broncos and rookie Russell Wilson will take over for the second. In the past, Carroll has said he knows what Jackson can do for him, but as CBSSports...
The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is one part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Seattle Seahawks, that player is quarterback Matt...
Preseason Preview: Seahawks at Broncos
(Note: Mike and I will both be indisposed for this game, me because of work and him because he forgot to pack a television and a couple miles of coax and extension cord for his camping trip. I’ve got my VCR set to record (yes, VCRs still exist), but the usual after-game notes post will be delayed until I can sit down and watch it. Until...
Seahawks win second preseason game of the year
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The Seattle Seahawks made it 2-0 this preseason, with a decisive 30-10 win, but the victory didn’t come without some bumps. The defense kept the team in it until the offense got on track.
Without further ado, your week two game balls!
Offensive Game Ball
Russell Wilson did a mighty fine job in the second...
The Seahawks win their first road game in the “Mile High City” today, 30-10.
Terrell Owens had his first preseason debut today in his new number 10 jersey. T.O. failed to communicate well with current quarterback starter, Matt Flynn, after not being able to pull in any of the four passes thrown his way.
Flynn again played conservatively, accumulating only 31 yards with six out...