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The Drive

Seahawks fool & overpower Bears; Beastmode returns

Fans and analysts sense that Seattle's offense is on the verge of a breakout. The Seahawks shared that blueprint for success in one unstoppable preseason drive against the Bears.

Seahawks fool & overpower Bears; Beastmode returns

Fans and analysts sense that Seattle's offense is on the verge of a breakout. The Seahawks shared that blueprint for success in one unstoppable preseason drive against the Bears.

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Running out of the 'Trips Right Read-Option' look

This play shows what could/should be a very common outcome of what the triumvirate of Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch and Percy Harvin can accomplish when they run the Trips Right/Left Read option.

Running out of the 'Trips Right Read-Option' look

This play shows what could/should be a very common outcome of what the triumvirate of Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch and Percy Harvin can accomplish when they run the Trips Right/Left Read option.

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Pre-snap reads and route progressions

Do you have what it takes between the ears to be an NFL quarterback? In this episode we're talking progressions and a pre-snap read.

Pre-snap reads and route progressions

Do you have what it takes between the ears to be an NFL quarterback? In this episode we're talking progressions and a pre-snap read.

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This Week In Defense: Bears at Seahawks, PSW3

A look at how the Seahawks' defense fared vs. the Bears.

This Week In Defense: Bears at Seahawks, PSW3

A look at how the Seahawks' defense fared vs. the Bears.

Scenes from the Victory: The search for cutback rushing

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This is Christine Michael.

Seahawks Replay Booth: The No-Huddle

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Something else to add to the playbook? Let's see how Russell Wilson and co. continue to find different ways to innovate the offense.

Packaged plays in the Seahawks' offense

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The Seahawks used "packaged plays," plays that combine both a run and pass option(s), last year, but with the addition of Percy Harvin to the mix I believe the frequency of them will increase in 2014.

Percy changes everything

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Harvin's important role in the Seattle offense

Seahawks force-defenders must avoid reach-blocks

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"The whole scheme of this defense is predicated upon not getting hooked." - Pete Carroll, a long time ago

The Cassius Marshmallow man

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It's 3rd and long. Michael Bennett has kicked inside to play 3 tech. But who's the pass-rushing DT playing next to him in situations like this? Travis Williams talks hand-fighting technique, and...

Christine Michael, Born to Run

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Christine Michael does some stuff. It's football sexy.

Reloaded: You have Percy Harvin - what do you do?

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Here's Arif, on Harvin, which was originally published on March 18th, 2013.

Fuel and versatility with Kevin Williams

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Breaking down Kevin Williams' game.

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The Seahawks' physical, punishing run game

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"It's the way we want to play."

The future of the Seahawks' DL rotation

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The unsung hero, Tony McDaniel, and the future of the defensive line.

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