The Seattle Seahawks will likely start the 2015 NFL season with the same running backs they finished with in 2014. Which is mainly the same crew they fielded in 2013. By 2016, there may be three entirely different runners toting the rock for the blue birds of the Northwest.
The Seattle Seahawks have decided to play coy with NFL free agency thus far into the 2015 NFL year. That doesn’t mean all’s quiet on the veteran acquisition front. In fact, the Seahawks are exhibiting the same approach as always when it comes to top receiver talent: let’s go shopping.
Read my latest article about how the Seahawks are once again using expensive veterans to fill a need that just can’t seem to be filled. Published in Oregon Sports News, the Seattle PI, Comcast Sports Net Northwest and Yardbarker.
The Seattle Seahawks are known as a “draft and develop” organization. While this always sounds good to both the personnel executive saying it and to myriad NFL observers, the economic realities of the NFL make all teams “draft and develop” organizations. But that’s not all.
Read my latest article, which breaks down the Seahawks’ roster development philosophy and how that will determine their defensive line free agency activities. Published in the Seattle PI, Comcast Sports Net Northwest, Yardbarker and Oregon Sports News.
Even with the revolving door of defensive personnel never coming to a rest, the Seattle Seahawks still find themselves most in need on offense. The blue birds wait for another player to show up on the other side of the ball — someone, anyone, to be a third offensive threat other than superstars Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch.
For as well as the Seattle Seahawks have played in the confines of CenturyLink Field, it must pain them to spend a weekend away from the 12th man. Thanks to the vagaries of the NFL schedule, the Seahawks had better get used to a little separation anxiety.
Seahawks fans believe in the power of 12. Will it translate into 12 wins? Anything less and it’s anyone’s divison. Read my latest article, published in the Seattle PI, Comcast SportsNet Northwest, YardBarker and Oregon Sports News.