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Are Seahawks asking too much from their defense? Not yet

Are Seahawks asking too much from their defense? Not yet

seattletimes.com ESPN.com Updated Oct 8, 2012
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says he expects his defense to continue to improve. The Seahawks' defense has not allowed a touchdown the past two games.
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  • What we learned: Seahawks 16, Panthers 12

    What we learned: Seahawks 16, Panthers 12

    seattletimes.com Oct 8, 2012
    What we learned about Russell Wilson, Zach Miller and Seattle's ability to defend Cam Newton, Tony Romo, Aaron Rodgers and whoever else happens to be throwing the bean against Seattle's defense.
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  • Seahawks safety says that Cam Newton will “tank” when pressure…

    Seahawks safety says that Cam Newton will “tank” when pressured

    Sophomore slumps are common among NFL quarterbacks, but few second-year signal callers are causing more consternation after an amazing rookie campaign than Cam Newton. After setting several rookie records in 2011, Newton's been far less effective and ef…
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  • Russell Wilson gives Carolina the 3rd degree

    Russell Wilson gives Carolina the 3rd degree

    seattletimes.com Oct 8, 2012
    Russell Wilson's performance paradoxBy Danny O'Neil | The Seattle TimesCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Nothing was given more emphasis last week than Seattle's third-down production.That's also the area where the Seahawks demonstrated the most improvement, which is …
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  • Russell Wilson still a rookie, but making strides

    Russell Wilson still a rookie, but making strides

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    The Seahawks appear to be coming to peace with the two Russell Wilsons. One one hand, the rookie quarterback had one of his best games of the season. On the other, he nearly cost them a game they had well within their grasp. Statistically, a 19-of-25 fo…
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  • QB's performance paradox

    QB's performance paradox

    seattletimes.com Oct 8, 2012
    Russell Wilson returned to the state where he began his college career and played the best game of his rookie season. He also nearly cost the Seahawks a victory.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring w…

    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring w…

    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 8
    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 8
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....