Although the Seahawks were up 20-10 in the third quarter, the Packers it seemed had plenty of time to get back in the game. But with Green Bay pinned deep in its own territory, Michael Bennett came up with a big play that gave Seattle even more breathing room.
Washington senior defensive lineman Danny Shelton made 12 tackles in the Huskies’ season-opening win at Hawaii. He also sacked the qaurterback twice, proving he’s more than just a 339-pound run-stuffer.
Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones has waited 11 months to return from a broken right foot and regain his Pro Bowl form. Jones’ season ended after five games last year, at which he point he led the NFL in catches and ranked second in yards receiving.
Cornerback Jeremy Lane left the game in the third quarter with a groin injury. As Bob Condotta pointed out, Lane was hurt on Byron Maxwell's interception that set up Steven Hauschka's 20-yard field goal with 10:32 left in the third quarter.
WSU coach Mike Leach says he didn’t like the Cougars’ defensive game plan in their season-opening loss to Rutgers in Seattle. Leach and defensive coordinator Mike Breske say things will be different this week.
The Seahawks officially unvieled their Super Bowl championship banner before Thursday night's game against the Packers at CenturyLink Field. There was plenty of pomp and circumstance befitting the franchise's first Super Bowl title.
Greetings from a balmy Globe Life Park in Arlington where the temperatures are in the mid 90s with some humidity. The Mariners open a four-game series with the Rangers tonight. It will be a matchup of lefties. Rookie Roenis Elias will get the start for Seattle, while Robbie Ross will go for Seattle.