Coffee & Cigarettes: Seahawks links for Gameday

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NFL Week 1 Picks Against the Spread
NFL's Future writer Brad Clark rides last year's hot streak into the 2013 season offering up his NFL week 1 picks against the spread.

Week 1 NFL Viewing Guide: It Was Never About Revenge - The Triangle Blog - Grantland
I want to hate Aaron Rodgers. I really do. As a Bears fan, it’s actually my duty, but for whatever reason, I can never muster the requisite ange

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | Futures: Clemson WR Sammy Watkins
Football Outsiders is the internet home for Innovative Statistics and Intelligent Analysis of professional and college football. Our writers, lead by Aaron Schatz, also write Pro Football Prospectus.

Preseason resulted in no penalties for new helmet rule | ProFootballTalk
In some cases, it takes NFL players some time to adapt to rule changes. In other cases, they adapt quickly. For this year's biggest rule change, the adjustment has been seamless. So far. NFL V.P.

Patriots bring back Leon Washington | National Football Post
Kick returner returns

Some thoughts on Baltimore–Denver and looking at the weekend | National Football Post
Greg Gabriel breaks down the opener and this weekend

Prisco's Picks - Week 1 - CBSSports.com
CBSSports.com's host of NFL experts provides expert picks, grades and analysis for each game during the season.

Seattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers: Breaking Down Seattle's Game Plan | Bleacher Report
When the Seattle Seahawks take the field on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina the world will be watching...

Are Turnovers the Key to the Seattle Seahawks Success in 2013? | Bleacher Report
The Seattle Seahawks may be in trouble this season. While the team appears ready to have a big year, NFL history suggests that they will struggle in one key area...

Can the Seahawks Manage Expectations Against the Feisty Panthers on the Road? | Bleacher Report
Ever since the Seattle Seahawks advanced deep into the playoffs with an 11-5 regular-season record, fans and media members alike have placed supersized expectations on the organization for the 2013 season...

Week 1: Matchups of the Game - 12th Man Rising - A Seattle Seahawks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Dec. 16, 2012; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Seattle Seahawks tackle Breno Giacomini (68) and quarterback Russell Wilson (3) celebrate a first quarter touchdow

Playoff picks and NFC West rundown | HeraldNet.com - Seattle Sidelines
In addition to the story we had on Seattle's secondary in today's Herald, I also made what is sure to end up being a terrible attempt at predicting the NFL postseason. So feel free to save this and mock me five months.

Arizona Cardinals OC Harold Goodwin learning from Arians, Moore - ESPN
A lot has been made about the Arizona Cardinals spending all offseason learning a new offensive scheme.

Peyton Manning: How will teams play Julius Thomas? - NFL.com

Is former hoops star Julius Thomas a one-game wonder for the Denver Broncos? Peyton Manning is interested "to see how teams play Julius all season."

St. Louis Rams TE Jared Cook's time has come - ESPN
Fantasy football players have been waiting for the breakout season of St. Louis Rams tight end Jared Cook seemingly since the moment he entered the league in 2009.

Three things: Rams-Cardinals - NFC West Blog - ESPN
Three things to watch in Sunday’s regular season opener between the St. Louis Rams and Arizona Cardinals. The game kicks off at 4:25 p.m. ET at the Edward Jones Dome.

New York Jets release Brady Quinn, plan to re-sign him - NFL.com
Brady Quinn was cut by the New York Jets on Saturday. The team intends to re-sign him Monday, NFL Media insider Ian Rapoport reports. The Jets will roster two healthy QBs for the opener.

Russell Wilson’s road to improvement began in Charlotte
The fifth game of Russell Wilson’s rookie season proved to be a turning point, as he helped the Seahawks to a big road win against the Panthers. Wilson and the Seahawks make a return trip for Sunday’s regular-season opener.

Leon Washington re-signs with New England Patriots - NFL.com
Leon Washington was cut by the New England Patriots a week ago. After getting some interest from other teams, the kick returner re-signed with the Patriots and will travel with the team to Buffalo.

Two Seahawks to watch in opener against Carolina - 710sports.com
Brock Huard and Danny O'Neil discuss the two players aside from quarterback Russell Wilson that they feel will be most important for the Seahawks in their Week 1 matchup against the Panthers. - Blog 710 ESPN Seattle at 710sports.com

Injuries should keep Seahawks' opener close - 710sports.com
While the Seahawks are a much better team on paper than Carolina, don't expect them to have an easy time beating the Panthers in Sunday's regular-season opener. - Blog 710 ESPN Seattle at 710sports.com

Weekly Preview Report: Panthers vs. Seahawks - Cat Scratch Reader
The Carolina Panthers stay at home to face a team who might not be as good as they appear.

For 2013 Seahawks, the journey begins | Jerry Brewer | The Seattle Times
After eight months of unprecedented hype for a Seattle team, the Seahawks seek to get to where they’ve never been — to the top — and they can’t possibly fathom the hardships and scrutiny that await them.

'Hawk Talk With Cole: Players Of The Future In Seattle
When building a successful franchise depth is key. The NFL Draft is where the team is built. This is why Seattle is a SuperBowl contender. All of these players on this list have been added through the draft or picked up as an undrafted free agent.

2013 Seattle Seahawks Season Preview | Fanspeak's NFC West Blog
The Seattle Seahawks were not even supposed to make the playoffs in 2012, yet their last-minute loss in the Divisional Round against the Atlanta Falcons was devastating. Coming into the season, Matt Flynn was signed to be the starting quarterback in a rebuilding year for the Seahawks. But once third-round pick Russell Wilson won the starting job, he never looked back. The combination of Wilson’s dual-threat attack and Marshawn Lynch’s “Beast Mode” running turned the Seahawks’ offense into one of the league’s scariest by the season’s end.

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