Jerry Brewer offers a unique perspective on the world of sports.
The Seahawks arrive at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix. The Seahawks will try to become the first team since Sunday’s opponent, New England, to repeat as Super Bowl champions.
Thanks to the Patriots’ deflated-football controversy, the in-your-face defending champions are the more lovable team in Phoenix.
Now, a year older and with a new contract featuring $40 million in guaranteed money, the 26-year-old Richard Sherman returns to the Super Bowl as a quieter (by his standards) and more mature man still coming to grips with what he has created.
After being stifled by their own mistakes, the Seahawks put together a rally that defined their spirit and their season.
Marshawn Lynch has had the best season of his career and powered the Seahawks two games from a second Super Bowl victory. But his age and contract status leave his future in Seattle uncertain.
The Seahawks’ maligned passing game, led by Russell Wilson cold third-down efficiency, leads Seattle to a 31-17 NFC Divisonal playoff victory over Carolina.
Russell Wilson and Cam Newton, who meet Saturday in the NFC Divisional playoffs, are easy to contrast. But some of the success Wilson has enjoyed comes from the playoff-ready Seahawks team he plays for.
As their playoff opener looms, there’s nothing wrong with looking back at a special era that includes two Super Bowls and seven playoff appearances.
This year, the Seahawks won the Super Bowl. Seattle sports fans have tasted greatness. Now it’s time for the Mariners to break their 13-year postseason drought.
The Seahawks quarterback experienced rough stretches but has become an even better leader and will finish with the best statistics of his career.
Seahawks prove to Arizona that they’re still the best in the NFC West. Seahawks are one win away from division title and likely No. 1 seed in NFC.
As the Seahawks go caroling around the NFL, singing the songs they want to hear and stiff-arming anyone attempting to impede their joy, they’re writing a remarkable story without realizing it.