Same Story With Seattle’s Win Today

By Shannon Sanchez //@ShannonSanchez3

 

Seahawks 24 – 49ers 13

 

This week’s victory over San Francisco felt like a broken record.  The distinct discrepancies between the two halves, the defense keeping Seattle in the game, missed field goals, and the offense finding its footing in the second half.   They were able to pull out a win but still did not answer the questions of where this season is heading.  

Seattle’s record is now 7-4 yet concern still arises that they will not even make it to the playoffs.  Something that has only happened once in the 8 years Pete Carroll has been the head coach.  This season has witnessed key contributors like corner Richard Sherman and defensive end Cliff Avril placed on IR; strong safety Kam Chancellor hasn’t played in two games with growing expectancy that he will also join them on IR.

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Eagles Continue Their Stride

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By Roxaan Herrera // @roxaaneh

Eagles – 33   49ers – 10

Sunday’s game against the 49ers felt sluggish and looked sloppy.  The Eagles started off slow, and the rain didn’t make it any easier.  Still, quarterback Carson Wentz managed to bring his team together and come away with their 6th straight win in Philadelphia.   This win keeps them number one in the league.

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Seahawks Take the “Ugly Win”

By Shannon Sanchez // @ShannonSanchez3

It was ugly, in many ways unsatisfying, but it was a win.

It started out very promising and looked like the Seahawks were going to dominate.  On opening possession, the offense sustained a drive that took 16 plays and 6:22 of the first quarter, which ended in a 25 yard field goal by Blair Walsh.

The defense was dominant in the first quarter as well, keeping San Francisco from converting a first down on their first drive.  After an exchange of 3 and outs, the Seattle defense capitalized as Bobbie Wagner intercepted a Brian Hoyer pass.  There was a fumble on the play which Richard Sherman recovered at the SF 36.  This set up a second field goal for Seattle, which made the score 6 – 0.

In the second quarter, Carlos Hyde found some daylight and took advantage for a 61 yard run that ended at the Seattle 22 yard line.  After

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the long gain, San Francisco was unable to go further than the 22 and kicked a field goal.  Seattle still on top 6-3.

Seattle’s offense was unable to gather any more momentum in the first half.  Russell Wilson was under pressure and sacked, key drops from Tyler McEvoy and CJ Procise and holding penalties all combined to stymie the offense for the remainder of the first half.

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