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Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic went through a fun exercise Wednesday when they ranked wild-card teams' chances for reaching the Super Bowl. Their ranking for the Seattle Seahawks might surprise some. I agreed with their thinking at just about every step.…Upvote Share Tweet
Postseason opponents running a similar offenseSeahawks and Washington are the two most run-oriented teams in the NFL, each with a rookie QB and a big-yardage featured back.Upvote Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks' secondary is whole again now that cornerback Brandon Browner, a Pro Bowl choice one year ago, has returned from a four-game suspension in time for the team's wild-card playoff game against the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Play-Ac…Upvote Share TweetInjury report: Marshawn Lynch only Seahawk who did not practiceUpvote Share TweetIn his conference call today with the Seattle media, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was asked, naturally, about his counterpart with the Seahawks, Russell Wilson. Both have proven to be great leaders as rookies in guiding their teams into the …Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks in "very good shape" from a personnel standpoint heading into playoffsSeahawks coach Pete Carroll said the team is “very fortunate right now” with regard to injuries heading into Sunday’s playoff game at Washington. Just about everyone was expected to be on the practice field late Wednesday afternoon - a full particUpvote Share Tweet
Guti's winter ball showing has Mariners excitedMLB.com Updated Jan 2, 2013Franklin Gutierrez has wrapped up his Venezuelan Winter League season, and the Mariners will be thrilled if the center fielder can carry his success there over into Spring Training next month in Arizona.Upvote Share Tweet
Seattle's Extra-Value Meal: The 2012 draftRENTON -- Washington's 2012 draft is going to define coach Mike Shanahan's tenure with the team. That was clear once he gave up a first-round pick in each of the next two years in addition to a 2012 second-round draft pick to move up four spots in the f…Upvote Share Tweet
The Betting Public Killed Las Vegas Sportsbooks In The 2012 NFL Seasondeadspin.com Updated Jan 2, 2013So the NFL did its ouroboros thing again this year. Lots of parity. Or so it would seem. But 2012 mostly just brought us a handful of excellent teams-Football Outsiders says three of the 12 best teams since 1991 (Seahawks, Broncos, and Patriots)-and sUpvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 2, 2013The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks enter the 2012 postseason red hot and razor sharp. If momentum matters, they're heading for a collision course in New Orleans.Upvote Share Tweet
Got My Mojo Working: No one is hotter than the Seahawks heading into t…CNNSI.com Updated Jan 2, 2013No one is hotter than the Seahawks heading into the playoffs. Where does everyone else stand? Kerry J. Byrne breaks down each team's momentum before the postseason begins.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com NFC East blogger Dan Graziano and NFC West blogger Mike Sando discuss this Sunday's playoff game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field, in Landover, Md. Sando: Well, Dan, we meet again. It wasn't all that long …Upvote Share Tweet
N.F.L. Playoff Analysis From the Film Roomnytimes.com Updated Jan 2, 2013Among the wild-card matchups to savor this weekend: The Redskins' read-option meets the Seahawks' read-option, and Chuck Pagano faces his former team.Upvote Share Tweet
Is Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson a road warrior?Jan 2Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is 8-0 at home this season, but has a 3-5 record away from CenturyLink Field. Can he win a playoff game on the road? Kurt Warner weighs in.
Blogger Blitz: Brandon Browner ReturnsJan 2NFC West blogger Mike Sando talks about the pros and cons of Seattle cornerback Brandon Browner returning to the lineup
Golden Tate on his rookie QBJan 2Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate discusses QB Russell Wilson's development and previews Sunday's NFC Wild Card Game against the Washington Redskins.
Blogger Blitz: Seattle at WashingtonJan 2NFC East blogger Dan Graziano talks about this weekend's game in Washington between two rookie quarterbacks
Ray Lewis retires -- Ravens linebacker among five best defensive players e…Jan 2Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis won't be easily replaced by Baltimore or the NFL at large.