Bob Condotta runs down all of the records Russell Wilson is setting or could set.
We don’t care much about the overblown Pro Bowl, but the Hawks tied a team record with seven guys. Michael Bennett, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman and Tyler Lockett were very deserving.
K.J. Wright did not make the Pro Bowl, but he did get engaged this week.
Condotta also details the various scenarios for the Seahawks landing the No. 5 or 6 seed. Most people seem to think the only bad matchup would be Seattle as a No. 6 seed at Green Bay. But odds are the Hawks will end up the No. 5 seed at Washington or Philly.
The Seahawks have beaten the Rams in Seattle 10 straight times. Todd Gurley will get his first action vs. Seattle.
Kris Richard gave kudos to the effort of DTs Brandon Mebane and Ahtyba Rubin, who have anchored the NFL’s No. 3 run defense.
Asked about the offense’s sudden explosion, oft-criticized OC Darrell Bevell quipped, “I’m calling better plays now.”
Tom Cable says the offense is more detailed and mature.
Pete Carroll was mic’d up for the Cleveland game.
Former pass-rushing great Michael Sinclair, an overachiever who would have fit this team’s personality perfectly, raised the 12th Man flag Sunday.