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How to Pay Russell Wilson and Andrew Luck What They're Worth | Bleacher Report
The Seattle Seahawks and Indianapolis Colts could face off in the Super Bowl next month.

Ranking the remaining playoff teams' offensive lines, from best to worst |
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Road to Glendale: Ranking the 16 potential Super Bowl XLIX matchups |
The latest NFL news, scores, stats, fantasy analysis, and mock drafts as well as the best NFL writers and photos from

Greg Cosell's Playoff Analysis: Tony Romo made plays when needed | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
Overall, Tony Romo did not play his best game in the Dallas Cowboys’ playoff win on Sunday. Romo was indecisive early in the game, and didn’t pull the trigger on many throws that were there.

NFP Prospect Focus: Nelson Agholor and Stefon Diggs | National Football Post
Two wide receiver prospects to keep an eye on as draft season heats up.

NFL Picks - Straight Up - Week 19 -'s host of NFL experts provides expert picks, grades and analysis for each game during the season.

Odell Beckham, and Winning Awards Despite Missing Games
Odell Beckham was the best rookie in the NFL this year despite missing a quarter of the season. Over the last eleven weeks of 2014, he led the NFL in receiving yards, and finished second in receptions and receiving touchdowns. He will very soon be named the Offensive Rookie of the Year, which made me wonder: how often has a player won a major award despite missing at least three games in a season?

Dorial Green-Beckham talking to NFL about where he stands | ProFootballTalk
The question isn't whether Oklahoma wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham can play in the NFL, more of whether he'll be able to stay eligible to play. And toward that end, his camp is already talking to the league about how he fits in.

Kenny Britt 'definitely' wants to play for Rams in '15 -
Soon-to-be free agent Kenny Britt had a career year in his first season with the Rams. The wideout, who had 48 catches in 16 starts, wants to stay put. Will St. Louis keep him around?

Mailbag: Ranking the best quarterbacks still standing -
In the latest Around The NFL Mailbag, Dan Hanzus offers up his rankings of the final eight quarterbacks remaining in the playoffs as we head toward divisional round weekend.

Seahawks very familiar with NFC’s other playoff teams. So which one is their biggest threat? | Seahawks Insider - The News Tribune
The Seahawks are back on the practice field at team headquarters in Renton this afternoon, after noon-time press conferences with Pete Carroll and Richard Sherman. Offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell is scheduled to speak to the media following practice, one week after he interviewed with the Oakland Raiders for their head-coaching job.

Seahawks place Jordan Hill on IR, sign DB Steven Terrell | Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times
Terrell was signed to Seattle’s active roster from the practice squad on October 11 but was released on October 14 and re-signed to the practice squad on October 15. He was signed to the active roster October 18 but was released November 18 and added back to the practice squad on November 19. He has played in four games in 2014 with one special teams tackle. Terrell originally signed with Seattle on July 26, 2014. He was cut on August 30 and signed to the practice squad on September 1. He spent parts of 2013 on both Jacksonville and Houston’s practice squads.

QB Snapshot: Russell Wilson - NFC West Blog - ESPN
A quick observation of quarterback Russell Wilson and how he has played against the Carolina Panthers:

Greg Roman now linked to Jacksonville Jaguars - ESPN
Greg Roman's name continues to elicit interest from NFL teams in need of people to fill their coaching vacancies.

Carolina game marked turning point for Seahawks' defense - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Seattle's Week-8 win over Carolina was a turning point for the Seahawks in general, beginning a stretch that saw them win nine of its last 10 games following a 3-3 start. More specifically, it was a turning point for Seattle's defense, which rediscovered its ability to get to opposing quarterbacks and take the ball away. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Mars Wants to Get 'Awesomer' at the Super Bowl with First Skittles Ad | Adweek
Skittles is joining Mars Inc. corporate sibling Snickers at the Super Bowl this year, as the brand airs its first Big Game commercial on Feb. 1.

Mars Wants to Get 'Awesomer' at the Super Bowl with First Skittles Ad | Adweek
Skittles is joining Mars Inc. corporate sibling Snickers at the Super Bowl this year, as the brand airs its first Big Game commercial on Feb. 1.

NFL Playoffs – Potentially fatal flaws for Patriots, Broncos, Seahawks, Cowboys and remaining teams - The Washington Post
No team is perfect, not even the Seahawks or Patriots, and everyone has a weakness that imperils their postseason hopes.

Consistency is the calling card for Clint Gresham, the Seahawks’ long snapper | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Long snapper likes the pressure situations, by treating them just the same as a drill in practice

Regular-season grades, awards for 2014 Seattle Seahawks - Seattle Seahawks & NFL News
Hey, the Seahawks didn’t play this weekend! That’s because they earned the NFC’s top playoff seed, giving them a first-week bye and home-field advantage in the postseason.

Former Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson on Scot McCloughan: ‘He’s exactly what the Redskins need’ - The Washington Post
“Scottie and I, we text a lot,” Robinson said Tuesday morning during his weekly radio appearance on Richmond’s Fox Sports 910. “He’s a really good friend of mine. He’s a guy that I attribute the start of my career to because he gave me a chance. I played quarterback in college and had never played running back other than a season in college and they took a chance on me. He kept me in the league. People don’t know he was also part of getting me to Seattle. He left San Francisco, him and [Seattle GM] John Schneider were really good friends from back in Green Bay. He told John, ‘Look, we need to get this guy.’

Dave Krieg's Strike Beard: Ranking the Seahawks Playoff Wins (1983-2014)
This Saturday the Seahawks host the Charlotte Panthers (No, I don't call them "Carolina," because that's a deeply asinine moniker for a pro team) in the 23rd playoff game in franchise history (OK, 25th if you could Super Bowls, but I put those in a category of their own, personally), and they'll be trying to notch their 12th (! NUMEROLOGY ALERT !) all-time post-season win. As we inhale before another 3-game sprint to championship glory, let's look back at our 11 previous playoff wins.

Breaking Down The Seahawks' Issues Through The Air | Neon Tommy
They have the #1 seed in the NFC, with home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. They finished first in DVOA for the third straight year, the second team in history to ever accomplish this feat. But the thing is, after watching every snap of Seahawks football at least twice this year (full disclosure: I am a fan of this team), something still feels a little off about their offense, and the passing game in particular.

Tuesday Seahawks links and notes: Will Carolina game be tougher than we think? | Seahawks Blog | Seattle Times
The line on the Seahawks-Carolina game seems to be settling in at Seattle by 11. That’s a pretty darn high spread for a playoff game and suggests a relatively easy Seattle win Saturday.

Seahawks' Bruce Irvin thrives in second season at linebacker | - Sports
Bruce Irvin is discussing his second season as a linebacker, talking about how he has finally accepted that he is no longer a defensive end, when Cliff Avril interrupts from the next locker over.