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Explosive Opponent Film Room: Superbowl XLVIII

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Your Seattle Seahawks are World Champions and did it with all three elements of Pete Carroll's football philosophy. Here's a breakdown of each big play from the big game.

This Week In Defense: Seahawks vs. Broncos

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Breaking down the Seahawks' defensive performance in the Super Bowl.

'We ran into a buzz saw'

The Denver Broncos were stunned by what they saw from the Seattle Seahawks. Maybe they shouldn't have been. Danny Kelly sits down in the film room for a closer look at what had the Broncos on their...

Just be yourselves

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Pete Carroll's cultural & schematic philosophies apparent in Seattle's Playoffs run.

Super Bowl XLVII: Killing Them Softly

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How so dominant? It's simple but not simple.

Gameday thoughts on Seattle's offensive line

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Seattle may not know who will play the most snaps at left guard until after kickoff, and that's exactly how they like it.

Controlling the flats

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This is a Super Bowl rich with various fascinating matchups that will help determine the shape of the game. Here is another one: the Broncos short passing game against the Seahawks linebackers (and...

We wants the D: A look at Denver's defense

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Travis Williams previews Denver's defensive players. Are they good enough to hold that legendary Seahawks Offense to under 50 points?

The Seahawks' L.O.B., the cover-3 & man-free

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The NFL is a passing league. It's stated so often these days that it's almost a cliche.

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