I’ve got a man-crush

I admit it. Nate Burleson is the apple of my eye. I tend to be big fan of those "off-broadway" players. The ones that are just outside of everyone's focus or are facing a little adversity. Nate is getting mor...

The morning after

I always like to see the media's reaction after the first game since that's what 90% of the fanbase will be programmed to believe. The other 10% reads blogs. :)Seattle P-I ran a lot of stories telling us how th...

Yards per attempt: Great start

Hasselbeck finished with an average of 9.3 yards per pass attempt in this first game. That's a great barometer of passing efficiency. Consider for a second that the Hawks had only two games all of last season w...

Observation from today, Seahawks win 20-6

Overall: Very nice way to start the season. Tampa could end up being the easiest game on our schedule, and a loss would have raised serious doubts about our ability to contend this year. This was what I call an...

Things to look for against Tampa

1. Run defenseTampa's offensive line is not dominant. Cadillac Williams is a tough runner, but won't beat you by himself. As is the case in most Seahawks games, holding the Bucs under 100 yards rushing is param...

Against the grain

At least one national media pundit is going out on a big limb. Bill Simmons is from Seattle, so it should be taken with a grain of salt....