While I did not see a significant difference in the style — it’s still a zone blocking scheme with a goal of often getting the guards and center into the linebackers’ faces — the run play calls seemed a little bit different from Lynch’s perspective.
Seattle managed to whip the Arizona Cardinals in week 7 without starting offensive tackles Breno Giacomini and Russell Okung. Now in week 16 the Seahawks will once again have to replace a starting lineman. […]
Yes, playing on Monday night made it a short work week for the Seahawks to prepare for Sunday’s battle with the 49ers in San Francisco. From all indications Seattle is very health, and more than […]
Pro Bowl left tackle Russell Okung is out with an injured toe. Right tackle Breno Giacomini has an ailing knee that forced him to the sidelines early in Seattle’s 45-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
They’re 2-0 coming off an impressive performance the entire nation got to see and Pete Carroll is still not satisfied.
A big toe injury will sideline Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung for this Sunday’s home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Veteran Paul McQuistan will slide over to tackle and James Carpenter will start at left guard. Two years ago McQuistan played left tackle during another Okung injury.
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 Seattle Seahawks put up perhaps its most dominating performance in franchise history, rushing for a season-high 284 yards while creating eight turnovers and setting a team record for points.
After missing almost two full games with a concussion, the linebacker is expected to bring back some missing leadership to Seattle’s defense. Said coach Pete Carroll: “It’s a big boost for us to get him back out there.”
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?