Seahawks and Super Bowl dreams: A word of caution
NEED SOME? GET SOME Feed your NFL addiction! Come feast on all the news in our updating blog . “Well, you know, if you’re in a position where it’s about to hit you and you can’t move out of the way, then you’re supposed to jump on the rail,” Okung said. “But the way he did it, he gingerly went up the rail in the softest way possible.” Okung let out a big laugh. He was then asked if he had just insinuated Ryan was a bit of chicken. “Hey, you said it,” he said, still chuckling. “I didn’t say it.” Truth is, Okung dodged a bull when it came his way and resisted the urge to touch it all in the name of safety and a long NFL career.
Coffee & Cigarettes: Seahawks links for Sunday
ET on Monday to sign their players to multi-year contracts. The Denver Broncos were able to get left tackle Ryan Clady under contract, agreeing to terms on a five-year, $52.5 million contract on Sunday, but that would be the only franchised player to get a new deal as the seven other teams failed to reach agreements with their players by Monday’s deadline. NFC West receivers gaining ground on Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald? – ESPN The Arizona Cardinals held a 10-0 lead in Atlanta last season when their defense picked off Matt Ryan, setting up first-and-10 from the Falcons’ 18. St. Louis Rams salary cap outlook: Thanks to the 2011 CBA, Robert Quinn is a bargain | Shutdown Corner – Yahoo! Sports Best Bargain: The Rams selected defensive end Robert Quinn with the No. 14 overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft.
Seattle Seahawks and Their Fans: A Bad Joke
17: First home exhibition game, vs. Denver, 7 p.m. at CenturyLink Field Sept. 8: Season opener, at Carolina, 10 a.m. Sept. 15: Home opener, vs. San Francisco, 5:30 p.m. Most Popular Comments Hide / Show comments I started watching Wilson when he was at Wisconsin, and I was thrilled when he was draf… (July 13, 2013, by chiligentilly) MORE What!?
Seattles offensive line has been completely remade under the Pete Carroll regime, emerging last year as one of the best in the NFL, helping pave the […] Kellen Winslow Jr.’s goal: 100 catches for New York Jets – NFL.com What will Kellen Winslow Jr. be able to offer the New York Jets in 2013? If you ask the former star tight end, he has plenty left in the tank. Chip Kelly is prepared for everything, even scheduling practices to coincide with game times | Shutdown Corner – Yahoo! Sports From the blog Shutdown Corner: Of all the great storylines in the NFL that will play out over the next couple months before Week 1, the Philadelphia Eagles’ experiment has to be the most interesting. It bears repeating that Chip Kelly’s resume is very unique Continue reading Still no decision on Ahmad Brooks charges | ProFootballTalk Ten days ago, prosecutors supposedly were “close” to deciding whether to charge 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks for assaulting a teammate with a beer bottle. With no developments since July 3, either no decision has been made — or prosecutors quietly have decided not to charge him. PFT Preseason Power Rankings No. 24: Tampa Bay Buccaneers | ProFootballTalk Maybe its something in the NFC South water.
Coffee & Cigarettes: Seahawks links for Tuesday
Simply consider this had this softball game been scheduled in Green Bay, and had the roles been reversed in our favor, I can assure one and all with metaphysical certitude that Mike McCarthy, Mark Murphy and the Packers organization (let alone the fans) would never allow this to happen. And so we see once again that meaning arises from differences here the differences between our Green Bay Packers, one of the most storied, hallowed franchises in NFL history, and an upstart expansion team spawned at the height of bad taste: the mid 1970s. The Seattle Seahawks are a pitiful failure that proves when you cannot cry, sometimes you have to laugh. Just off the top of my head, consider this dreadful comedy: The Seahawks have never won a Super Bowl (obviously) and only just recently removed themselves from the ranks of the truly pitiful Lions and Browns who have never even been to a Super Bowl (Texans, Jags get a pass because they are so young). Even the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won a Super Bowl in the time the Seahawks have existed. Before last season, Seattle had not won a road playoff game since 1983.