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Russell Wilson and the Seahawks offense thrived when it mattered most in Sunday's 13-9 victory over Carolina.
JOHN LOK / THE SEATTLE TIMES
Monday, October 27
Seahawks Morning After: Why Russell Wilson and the Seahawks thrive in hurry-up mode

Jerry Brewer column: Seahawks’ two-minute offense doesn’t give defense a chance to set up and takes advantage of Russell Wilson’s ability to throw and run.

Sunday, October 26

When a winning drive was needed, Russell Wilson came through again for Seahawks | Jerry Brewer

By driving 80 yards in final 4:37, Seattle proves it still is a championship team despite a lot of inexperience. Russell Wilson has orchestrated 12 fourth-quarter or overtime comebacks, and consider the latest, The Drive That Saved The Seahawks’ Season.

Saturday, October 25

Russell Wilson is black enough, can overcome the criticism | Jerry Brewer

As easy as it is to attack anonymous Seahawks for turning this into a racial identity thing, the issue of how a quarterback wins a locker room is a difficult and delicate conversation.

Thursday, October 23

Cassie Strickland brings intensity to UW volleyball | Jerry Brewer

Cassie Strickland’s maturation is one of the most interesting stories on a team full of them. The Huskies are as balanced, as star laden and as well coached as any team in the country. Among the standouts is Strickland, who has made a successful transition from outside hitter to libero.

Wednesday, October 22

Don’t expect Pete Carroll to change form on reclamation projects | Jerry Brewer

Despite not being able to get to Percy Harvin, you can expect the Seahawks coach to make sure he gets it right with the next recalcitrant player.

Saturday, October 18

Huskies still getting humbled

Once again, Washington and Oregon played a football game that wasn’t worth watching to the end.

Tuesday, October 14

Stars have yet to align for Seahawks offense | Jerry Brewer

Trying to get all the offensive talent working smoothly not going so smoothly just yet

Monday, October 13

Seahawks Morning After: What Pete Carroll must do to fix what’s broken | Jerry Brewer

The Seahawks’ many problems can be fixed. This is when Pete Carroll will earn his paycheck.

Sunday, October 12

Loss to Cowboys gives the Seahawks a reality check | Jerry Brewer

The Dallas Cowboys served the Seahawks a heavy dose of humility Sunday, beating them at their own game. Now Seattle must refocus and fix what’s wrong.

Saturday, October 11

A lesson the Seahawks can take from the Cowboys’ tradition: Embrace the hate | Jerry Brewer

Love ’em, hate ’em, laugh at ’em for their struggles the past 18 years, but you can’t ignore the Cowboys. There’s a lesson in this for the Seahawks and their fledgling significance. The Cowboys understand the scrutiny and envy the Seahawks are currently experiencing.

Thursday, October 9

Nigel Williams-Goss eager to lift the fortunes of UW men’s basketball | Jerry Brewer

Coming off an impressive freshman season, Nigel Williams-Goss appears determined to expand his game and enhance the prospects of a UW team that isn’t expected to be much.