I’m on a big-time roll after a huge week that improved me to 19-4 in college football over the past two weeks, and 13-2 in the NFL to improve my last two weeks to 20-7. No points spreads here, just real-world picks.
Russell Wilson threw a 43-yard touchdown pass to Jermaine Kearse in the fourth quarter and Seattle’s defense came up with a huge turnover in the final minutes of a 12-7 win Sunday over the Carolina Panthers.
Steve & Bill talk with former Seattle Seahawk center Robbie Tobek, The Herald sports columnist John Boyle, and the voice of WSU Football Bud Nameck
Steve & Bill talk with Sports Press NW co-founder Art Thiel, Voice of the Carolina Panthers Mick Mixon, and NFL Network analyst Albert Breer
D’Anthony Smith and O’Brien Schofield were both considered expendable by their former teams.
The Seahawks open the regular season on the road for the tenth time in the last 14 seasons as they travel to Carolina this weekend for the first of five 10 a.m. kickoffs in 2013.
After a great 2012-13 season, the Seahawks look to show the NFL that last season was no fluke. They may have already begun to prove it during the preseason, where they were just one of two teams to go 4-0 (the other was the Washington Redskins). With the regular season kicking off this Sunday, the ‘Hawks look to make it five straight games as they take on Charlotte.
While the Seattle Seahawks can’t take their preseason record into the regular season, it’s comforting to know that a perfect 4-0 preseason including scoring 110 points (the second most in the league) and allowing just 36 (the least) for a league-leading 74 net points meant that all aspects of the ‘Hawks, not just the first team, were playing well throughout every game.
Every fantasy owner wants to know the sleepers. With that in mind, who will emerge as the bigger fantasy sleeper: DeAngelo Williams or Bilal Powell?
Carolina quarterback Cam Newton has the statistics of a superstar. Now he wants the wins to prove he belongs in the elite class of quarterbacks.