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Magnificent Eleven defense saves the day for Seahawks

Magnificent Eleven defense saves the day for Seahawks

seattletimes.com Updated Oct 7, 2012
The legend of this defense, this Magnificent Eleven, continues to grow.
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  • Win probability and Seahawks' late stand

    Win probability and Seahawks' late stand

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    The Seattle Seahawks held off the Carolina Panthers, 16-12, after making a critical defensive stop on fourth-and-goal from the 1-yard line with 3:47 remaining. Seattle led the game, 16-10, when Cam Newton threw incomplete. The decision to go for it inst…
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  • Two-minute drill: Seahawks 16, Panthers 12

    Two-minute drill: Seahawks 16, Panthers 12

    Players of the gameCornerback Brandon Browner had six tackles, tied for most on the team, but it was his forced fumble and recovery with 2:37 left in the third quarter that turned the momentum of this game.Linebacker Bobby Wagner had a sack and a half, …
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  • Notes on QBs Russell Wilson, Cam Newton

    Notes on QBs Russell Wilson, Cam Newton

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO -- My column on the San Francisco 49ers' 45-3 victory over Buffalo will be appearing on the blog shortly. In the meantime, I wanted to pass along notes on the Seattle Seahawks' 16-12 victory over Carolina, courtesy of ESPN Stats & Info…
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  • Seahawks win, but will Russell Wilson ultimately hold them back…

    Seahawks win, but will Russell Wilson ultimately hold them back?

    Russell Wilson led Seattle to one touchdown on Sunday. He also led Carolina into one touchdown, throwing an interception that was returned for a score. Seattle won 16-12 at Carolina, but that was more because of a Herculean defensive effort than Wilson …
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  • Pete Carroll, Seahawks post-game reaction to 16-12 victory

    Pete Carroll, Seahawks post-game reaction to 16-12 victory

    seattletimes.com Oct 7, 2012
    Coach Pete Carroll and the Seahawks with post-game reaction to their 16-12 comeback victory at Carolina.
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  • Jon Beason, Aaron Hernandez headline late game NFL inactive lis…

    Jon Beason, Aaron Hernandez headline late game NFL inactive lists in Week 5

    yahoo.com Oct 7, 2012
    The Carolina Panthers will be without starting middle linebacker Jon Beason and cornerback Chris Gamble when they host the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Beason (knee) and Gamble (shoulder) had been listed as "doubtful" on the Panthers' final inj…
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  • CB Marcus Trufant is active for Seahawks in Carolina

    CB Marcus Trufant is active for Seahawks in Carolina

    seattletimes.com Oct 7, 2012
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Cornerback Marcus Trufant is active for Sunday's game after he was listed as questionable because of a sore back.Trufant has been Seattle's nickel back this season, coming onto the field in formations that call for five defensive back…
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  • Touchy subject: RB getting too much work?

    Touchy subject: RB getting too much work?

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Marshawn Lynch has 99 touches, defined as carries plus receptions, through the Seattle Seahawks' first four games. Only five players since 2008 have had more to this point in a season. How many is too many? Arian Foster has 112 this sea…
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Seahawks-Panthers Recap 02:37

    Sunday Blitz: Seahawks-Panthers Recap

    Oct 7
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Seahawks' 16-12 win over the Panthers.
  • Video - Seahawks postgame press conference 04:57

    Seahawks postgame press conference

    Oct 7
    Seahawks react following game with Panthers
  • Video - Seahawks vs. Panthers highlights 01:55

    Seahawks vs. Panthers highlights

    Oct 7
    Cam Newton could not get anything going against a stout Seahawks defense in a 16-12 Seahawks win over the Panthers.
  • Video - Week 5: Russell Wilson highlights 01:10

    Week 5: Russell Wilson highlights

    Oct 7
    Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson shows resiliency by overcoming two interceptions and throws for 225 yards and one touchdown in a 16-12 victory over the Carolina Panthers.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....