Let’s not overlook the fact that the Seahawks this season have been in equal-opportunity regression. To be blunt, their defense simply has not been as impactful and disruptive as it was in their championship run.
For this week's Five Questions, Five Answers, we turn to Kenny Albert, who will handle the play-by-play for the FOX telecast of the game, along with color analyst Daryl Johnson, and Tony Siragusa on the sidelines.
Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin said his actions Sunday in a loss to Dallas were misconstrued. ‘I wasn’t yelling at Russell,’ Baldwin said Wednesday. ‘I was voicing frustration as a whole with the offense.”
The San Francisco Giants beat the visiting St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 in 10 innings to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven NL Championship Series. Pitcher Randy Choate’s throwing error allowed Brandon Crawford to score the winning run.
Australian rugby player Jarryd Hayne, 26, is moving to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of playing in the NFL. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said, “It would be a tremendous challenge and only a certain few could do it.”
Seattle's official injury report for Wednesday is out and includes a new name not mentioned by Pete Carroll earlier in the day --- defensive lineman Jordan Hill. Hill did not practice due to an ankle injury.