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Seattle Seahawks mascot Taima the Hawk celebrates after they defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl 48 at MetLife stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on February 2, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Timothy CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Many Highs, Few Lows Of 2013 Seattle Seahawks

When you win the Super Bowl, there isn’t much to complain about as far as overall team performance is concerned. But here is a look back at what the Seahawks excelled at and aspects of their game that they will need to tighten up next season.

02/04/2014

Pete Carroll (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Seahawks Beat Broncos 43-8 In Super Bowl

The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl title Sunday night in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8. That relentless defense, the NFL’s stingiest, never let the five-time MVP get going, disarming the highest-scoring offense in league history.

1090 The Fan–02/02/2014

(Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Best Defense In NFL Carries Seattle To Title

Led by All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman, Seattle’s “Legion of Boom” secondary and the nastiest defense in the NFL proved the strength of the Seahawks was greater than the record-setting arm of Peyton Manning in their stunning 43-8 rout on Sunday night.

1090 The Fan–02/02/2014

Russell Wilson will need to beat the Broncos with his arm to secure Seattle's first Super Bowl. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Churchill: Seahawks Will Be Champs

It’s been 35 years since the city of Seattle has enjoyed a major professional sports championship. The now-defunct Seattle Supersonics own the only such title in the city’s sports history. The Seattle Seahawks have gone […]

1090 The Fan–02/02/2014

Clinton McDonald, Michael Bennett and Malcolm Smith each will have major roles if the Seahawks are to disrupt Peyton Manning. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Churchill: Super Bowl XLVIII Stats & Notes

This game is truly a matchup of strength versus strength and goes well beyond the No. 1 offense and the No. 1 defense. In fact, it’s also a matchup of weakness versus weakness. Want proof?

1090 The Fan–02/02/2014

Jeremy Lane may be a pivotal player in Super Bowl 48. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Manning’s Efficiency A Problem For Seahawks Defense?

The Seattle Seahawks don’t have a defensive weakness, per se, but the AFC Champions are as close to flawless as it gets in football in terms of offensive efficiency, which may be a significant problem for the ‘Hawks come Sunday.

02/01/2014

Peyton Manning, (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Swartz: Seahawks Must Make Manning Move

55 touchowns and just 10 interceptions.   20  sacks  all season, and none in 79 pass attempts in two playoff games.  The Denver Broncos offensive line protects Peyton Manning, and he delivers accurate throws, points, […]

1090 The Fan–01/31/2014

Seahawks’ Rookie Phil Bates Becomes A Reporter For A Day

Seattle Seahawks rookie Phil Bates decided to shake things up off the field as he became a reporter for one day.

01/29/2014

Bruce Irvin ready for his first action of the 2013 NFL season. (photo by Bill Swartz, 1090TheFan)

Carroll Credits Irvin For Setting Seattle Straight

Pete Carroll said Wednesday it was the suspension of linebacker Bruce Irvin last spring that finally got the attention of the rest of the Seattle Seahawks that they needed to be taking their commitment to the team more seriously.

1090 The Fan–01/29/2014

Richard Sherman (photo credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Richard Sherman Is Downright Charming On Media Day

Even before his allotted hour began at Super Bowl media day, Seattle’s polarizing cornerback started answering questions from a podium set up in the middle of a hockey arena in downtown Newark.

1090 The Fan–01/28/2014

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