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....

Some raw stats of interest

As the season wears on, I like to test out theories I have about why certain things are going good and bad for the Hawks. I pick a few key stats to watch, and break them down in a season log.By the middle of th...