Seahawks Battle Steelers This Sunday In Third Of Three Straight Home GamesThe rollercoaster ride that is the Seattle Seahawks season continued again this past Sunday, with the home team scoring a 29-13 win over the NFC West rival San Francisco 49ers.
Team Grades: Seahawks, Rawls Get Season Sweep Of NinersNeeding a win in the worst way, Seattle (5-5) use old NFC West rival San Francisco to climb back to the .500 mark, rolling to a 29-13 win in the Pacific Northwest Sunday afternoon.
Injury Report: Lynch Questionable, Avril Likely To Play Against NinersOn the one hand, Seattle (4-5) is still in the hunt for an NFC wild card playoff spot; one could also argue that the Seahawks still have a shot at the NFC West title, though that is becoming longer odds by the day with Arizona (7-2) holding a three-game lead at the moment with nine games remaining.
Seahawks Need To Turn Things Around SoonIn all likelihood, most fans would have scoffed at the idea that the Seahawks would be struggling at this point of the season to even be considered in the NFC playoff hunt. As it turns out, however, that is just where Seattle (4-5) sits after nine games.
Team Grades: Cardinals In Firm Control Of NFC West, Top Seahawks 39-32A perennial favorite to win the NFC West and perhaps make it back for a third straight NFC Championship appearance, Seattle (4-5) is in danger of being on the outside looking in when the playoffs role around in early January.
Injury Report: Lynch Questionable, Willson Expected To Play Against Palmer And The CardinalsGetting a visit Sunday evening from the first-place NFC West Arizona Cardinals, Seattle looks to move a step closer to catching their rivals. While Arizona (6-2) has been flying high for the most part this season, Seattle (4-4) had to fight its way back into contention after a surprisingly sluggish start to the season.
Seahawks Hoping To Move Closer To Cardinals In NFC WestComing off of their bye week, the Seahawks prepare for a home invasion this coming Sunday evening from the NFC West-leading Arizona Cardinals (6-2).
Seahawks Need Big Second Half Performances From Lynch And ShermanJust a few weeks ago, seemed as if the reigning NFC champions were headed for a first-to-worst kind of season. Now, with the team getting healthier, the Seattle Seahawks are gaining ground on the division and are getting better week by week.
Seattle's Lockette Leaves Hospital, Team Getting Healthy During ByeWinners of two straight games, the Seahawks could use the week off to heal a few wounds, work on some new plays, and get themselves ready for the first of three straight homes games, beginning with a visit on Nov. 15 from division rival and NFC West-leading Arizona.
Injury Report: Seattle's Lynch Ready To Go, Rawls Battling Calf InjurySunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys seems to be a make-or-break matchup for the Seattle Seahawks. If the Hawks can win, they'll be 4-4 with three consecutive home games coming up; an ideal way to take back control of the NFC West. If they lose, Seattle digs themselves into a deeper hole and the playoff hopes could turn into a pipe dream.
Team Grades: Seahawks Fly High With 20-3 Win Over NinersPlaying with an enthusiasm (especially on the defensive side of the ball), Seattle (3-4) kept Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco (2-5) offense at bay for most of the evening, coasting to a 20-3 win on the road.
Injury Report: Chancellor, Wagner Likely To Battle NinersAfter an ugly 27-23 loss at home to unbeaten Carolina, the Seattle Seahawks head into an ever important road match-up with rival San Francisco 49ers.