Russell Wilson is Seattle’s greatest gamble

I've been back and forth on the Russell Wilson extension ever since the numbers were announced last week. I'm glad that he ended up being the highest-paid quarterback in the NFL, and the inclusion of a no-trade clause gives the appearance of a mutual commitment between the player and front office. Numbers from Over the … Continue reading Russell Wilson is Seattle’s greatest gamble

Why the Seahawks Need the Patriot Way to Create a Dynasty

Many of my twitter followers were quite upset last weekend, questioning my decision-making for sporting Patriots gear. I suppose that concern is warranted. After all, like every 20-something-year-old millennial, I have no idea what I am doing. However, this much I know for sure: I am a fan of the New England Patriots, I think … Continue reading Why the Seahawks Need the Patriot Way to Create a Dynasty

A “Fuck You” from the Seahawks

Body blows, body blows, body blows. That's how you win in the NFL. This is vintage Seahawks football. Win with Russell Wilson's legs, Chris Carson's legs, and Bobby Wagner's legs. It's a vintage Seahawks football win because they basically told everyone, "fuck you." Wanna go ahead on 4th and goal? I'll stop it, fuck you. … Continue reading A “Fuck You” from the Seahawks

Pete Carroll is holding back Russell Wilson (and that’s a good thing)

As a Pete Carroll stan, I was pretty surprised by Seahawks Twitter’s reaction following their nail-biting 20-17 win this weekend. Common critiques of outdated coaching philosophy, predictable play-design, and ineffective scheming ran rampant on my Sunday night feed. Personally, I felt most of those comments were unwarranted. The Seahawks did win the game after all, … Continue reading Pete Carroll is holding back Russell Wilson (and that’s a good thing)