No helmets, no music, no fans. It was a weird feeling watching Wednesday’s light Seahawks practice at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton. The players essentially ran half-speed plays with no contact, and no fans allowed in to watch the session.
Steve & Bill talk with Seattle Seahawk offensive lineman Max Unger, Prospect Insider founder Jason Churchill, 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore radio host Bob Haynie, WSU Football radio announcer Bud Nameck, Voice of the Seattle Sounders Ross Fletcher, and News Tribune’s UW Football and […]
Marshawn Lynch, Max Unger, Russell Okung, Earl Thomas and Leon Washington were all deserving choices, while Richard Sherman and Chris Clemons were left out.
Center Max Unger has been a key to the Seahawks’ third-ranked rushing attack, as well as a steadying influence for rookie QB Russell Wilson and a revolving quartet of guards.
The second-year linebacker played well in a spot start for Hill last week and figures to play a lot this week — whether he starts or not.
James Carpenter returned to practice after missing the last two games with a concussion, but will he or John Moffitt start between Russell Okung and Max Unger?
Among the other Seattle players having great seasons are punter Jon Ryan, safety Kam Chancellor and center Max Unger. Richard Sherman and Brandon Mebane are not getting the same recognition despite their own stellar seasons.
Seattle Seahawks rookie quarterback Russell Wilson and receivers Golden Tate and Sidney Rice finally have added the missing dimension for the Hawks, and their continued rise could result in a playoff spot.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch now has run for 1,946 yards in his last 19 games and is on pace for a career-high 1,608 yards this season — quite a switch from the 836 rushing yards he had in his first 18 games in Seattle.