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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.

Behind the Boom

You probably know them as the Legion of Boom, but there's more to Seattle's historic pass defense than nicknames. Danny Kelly heads to the film room to take a look at how Pete Carroll turns simple...

Picks versus Picks

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The most ridiculously delicious styles-make-fights matchup I've seen since I started paying real attention to football.

Understanding Bevell by analyzing play-design

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Start with the scripted plays.

3rd down: Three little links in the chain

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The Seahawks will be battling the 2nd best team in the NFL on 3rd down when they face Denver in the Super Bowl.

This Week in Defense: NFC Championship Game

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Breaking down Seattle's defensive performance in the NFC Championship Game

Patch Zebra Detroit

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Breaking down a free-play touchdown strike on 4th down that put the Seahawks in the lead for good.

Rocky Mountain arsenal

Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker, Wes Welker and Julius Thomas helped Peyton Manning set NFL records for passing and touchdowns. Danny Kelly breaks down why the Seahawks are going to have their hands...

Explosive Opponent Film Room: The 49ers

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The Seahawks are going to Superbowl Ecks Ell Vee Eye Eye Eye. Before we look forward to the Broncos, let's look back at some of the explosive plays from the NFC Championship Game.

The Seahawks' key 3rd quarter start vs. the 49ers

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After a lackluster performance by the offense in the first two quarters, some might say that the Seahawks were lucky to only be down by seven at the half. There didn't seem to be a rhythm for R...

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