Russell Wilson Targets Rare Achievement

Pete Carroll has been very public with one of his primary goals for his young quarterback. He wants Russell Wilson to complete 70% of his passes this season. That sounds like a nice round number, and a quarter...

Seahawks 2013 Defense Historically Great

Back in June and July, I published some research on some of the best defenses in the history of the NFL. The goal was to go beyond raw statistics, and try to measure defenses relative to the era and seaso...

49ers Fighting History

San Francisco has a historic season in 2011. They tied the NFL record for fewest giveaways, and piled up the 4th highest turnover differential (+28) since 1940. Few statistics have a higher correlation to wins...

How bad are we in road openers?

By far, the biggest reason the Hawks could lose tomorrow is their reputation when playing on the road. I decided to look specifically at road openers during the Holmgren era to see if it was as bad as it feels ...