Category Archives: Seattle Seahawks

Of Jay Cutler and Cam Newton. And Other Points of View.

Bears This article from ESPN.com‘s Pat Yasinskas is really about Carolina quarterback Cam Newton. But the whole time I read it, I couldn’t stop thinking about Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. Its hard not to contrast Cutler’s reaction to his incident … Continue reading

Posted in Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Jacksonville Jaguars, New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment

Some Perspective on “The Replacements” and Other Points of View

Bears Cole Schultz at Pro Football Focus points out something I’ve also noticed: “The offensive line may be the common scapegoat in Chicago, but the interior only gave up one quarterback disruption (108 pass blocking snaps), compared with the three … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, Seattle Seahawks | Leave a comment

The Qualities of Leadership and Other Points of View

Bears Despite the absence of running back Matt Forte I think you should expect the Bears to get off the bus running this week. The Rams apparently would agree. Jim Thomas at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch quotes linebacker James Laurinaitis: … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore Ravens, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Points of View, Seattle Seahawks | 2 Comments

The Bears Are in a Good Position Heading into the Packer Game and Other Points of View

Bears Sean Jensen at the Chicago Sun-Times points out that Aaron Rogers hasn’t been as successful against the Bears defense as other NFC North teams: “Rodgers’ rating against the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings is over 115. Against the Bears, … Continue reading

Posted in Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks | Leave a comment

Taking the Crap Out and Other Points of View

Bears Joe Cowley at the Chicago Sun-Times quotes wide receiver Brandon Marshall as he describes how Jay Cutler has improved as a quarterback since the days they were together with the Broncos: ‘‘Now, Jay knows how to manipulate defenses with … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Seattle Seahawks, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment

Tim Tebow’s Favorite Target and Other Points of View

Bears Mark Potash at the Chicago Sun-Times reports that Shea McClellin is getting first team reps with the nickel defense. The nickel defense is on the field almost half the time. Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune goes on to … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona Cardinals, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Seattle Seahawks, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment

Preseason Games Are about “Toughness of Mind” and Other Points of View

Bears Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune quotes defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli on the value of tonight’s preseason opener: “’I love practice, but you look at this to get all the things you’re teaching and to see if the habits … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks | Leave a comment

Quick Comments: NFL Draft First Round

Did the Vikings play the Browns?  Hard to tell. Tampa Bay may have been threatening to move into the pick.  Trent Richardson was considered to be the best prospect in the draft by some analysts. Why so many trades?  It’s … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Leave a comment

Being Careful with Cap Space. And Other Points of View.

Bears Bears linebacker J.T. Thomas faces a misdemeanor charge after police in West Virginia said they caught him driving the wrong way down a one-way street and found marijuana in his car, according to the Associated Press. Dan Pompei at … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks | Leave a comment

Quick Game Comments: Seahawks at Bears

Offense The Seahawks opened with seven in the box against run personnel. They did that a lot for most of the game. The Bears came out running Marion Barber into the line. Kahlil Bell followed on about the third series … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Seattle Seahawks | 2 Comments