RENTON — Bradley McDougald is questionable, Lano Hill is out and the Seahawks are suddenly thin at safety.
RENTON — The blitzing linebacker broke through the middle of the line untouched and delivered a straight-on hit to Russell Wilson’s midsection.
RENTON, Wash. — The lasting image — or, at least, the last image — of Earl Thomas in a Seahawks uniform was his middle-finger gesture toward Pete Carroll.
RENTON — The worst fears have been confirmed: Will Dissly will miss the remainder of the season with a torn Achilles.
SEATTLE — It’s the 5-1 Seahawks and the 4-2 Ravens … it’s the return of one of the greatest players in Seahawks history … it’s two of the best and most exciting quarterbacks in the league … it’s the premier game of the NFL’s Week 7.
CLEVELAND — Through an often-dizzying haze of big plays, controversial penalties and lengthy reviews emerged the blueprint for victory for the Seahawks in 2019.
CLEVELAND — The narrative in Northeast Ohio will be that the Browns did what the Browns do. It will say that the orange-domed dolts wrote a note, taped it to a box and gifted Seattle a victory.
SEATTLE — Only a foot or so away from being stuck in third place in the NFC West as they headed to Cleveland for a game against the Browns on Sunday, the Seahawks could instead be atop the entire NFC by the end of this weekend if a few things break their way.
RENTON, Wash. — Jamarco Jones could make his first NFL start Sunday in Cleveland in something of a homecoming — he played his college ball about two hours up the road at Ohio State in Columbus.
RENTON, Wash. — Before Wednesday’s Seahawks practice, coach Pete Carroll launched a defense of first-round pick L.J. Collier, who has been inactive for games despite being healthy two of the past three weeks.
RENTON — The numbers aren’t pretty: Through five games, the Seahawks defense has accumulated just 10 sacks and 16 tackles for loss, both of which rank near the bottom of the NFL rankings.
SEATTLE — “There wasn’t no emotion, bro, because I don’t care about what the media says.”
SEATTLE — A game that rendered most who watched it breathless left Russell Wilson in tears.
RENTON, Wash. — The Seahawks have forged the best prime-time record in the NFL on a very simple — though slightly incongruous — theory, preached ad nauseum into their consciousness by coach Pete Carroll.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Everything the Seattle Seahawks weren’t last Sunday in a surprising home loss to the New Orleans Saints, they were this Sunday in beating the Arizona Cardinals, 27-10.
RENTON — It is, after all, just a building, if a rather large one — 1.7-million square feet spread over 25 acres off Arizona Loop 101 in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale.
Desperation is an odd word to throw around just three games into the NFL season.
SEATTLE — The Seahawks have agreed to trade tight end Nick Vannett to the Steelers for a fifth-round pick, The Seattle Times confirmed Tuesday night, a move that is expected to result in the return of former Seahawk Luke Willson to take his place on the roster.