The atmosphere around the Seahawks has changed in a short time
Doug Baldwin used his cut-out likeness as a prop while Richard Sherman faced the crowd head-on and called out the NFL for their policies regarding Marshawn Lynch‘s fines for not talking to the press, and for what players can and cannot endorse.
For at least a week the message of “focus” has been embraced, capped by the Seahawks’ 19-3 win over Arizona on Sunday. The question now is whether it can carry forward on a short week Thursday night against San Francisco.
Arizona was held to a season-low 204 total yards
The Seahawks’ last-chance drive ended when Wilson threw incomplete on fourth-and-18 with 1:09 left
After a tumultuous previous month, the Seahawks (5-3) won their second straight
Pete Carroll was there to meet the team, along with a number of players, including cornerback Richard Sherman, safety Earl Thomas and wide receiver Doug Baldwin
Russell Wilson used Seattle’s 13-9 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday as proof that things are just fine with the defending Super Bowl champions
Wilson finished 20 of 32 for 199 yards with one interception and one touchdown
Baldwin said that despite the commotion about Harvin’s trade and the subsequent loss, the mood around the locker room is good