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Post-Snap Reads 8/29: Seahawks look strong in preseason finale


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Seahawks News

Analysis: An Example of Shane Waldron Moving Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson Out of Pocket - Sports Illustrated Seattle Seahawks News, Analysis and More
The Seahawks' offense moving quarterback Russell Wilson out of the pocket has been a big topic of discussion—every season. In the 2021 preseason, new offensive coordinator Shane Waldron has shown a creative way of doing just that. Matty F. Brown breaks it down.

Eskridge will be Seahawks No. 3 receiver Week 1, contribute right away
With Dee Eskridge, the Seahawks' top draft pick, recovered from a toe injury, Jake Heaps sees his potential in Seattle's offense.

Seahawks' D'Wayne Eskridge's sunrise sessions with Russell Wilson - Seattle Seahawks- ESPN
Eskridge fell behind due to injuries, so the second-round pick is double-timing it with extra sessions with Wilson before the sun rises.

Fast Facts: Seahawks roll to 27-0 win over Chargers in preseason finale
The Seahawks saved their best performance of the preseason for last with a dominant 27-0 win over the Chargers at Lumen Field on Saturday.

Russell Wilson watches his Seahawks shine to end preseason | Tacoma News Tribune
Russell Wilson, 17 of 22 starters watch Alex Collins, Darrell Taylor, Dee Eskridge, new play caller Shane Waldron shine in Seahawks’ preseason rout of Chargers.

Rapid Reaction: Seahawks Show Improvements In All Facets In Final Tune-Up
Takeaways from the Seahawks’ 27-0 win over the Chargers in their preseason finale.

NFC West News

Could the 49ers use a Two Quarterback System for the Whole season? - Sports Illustrated San Francisco 49ers News, Analysis and More
A two quarterback system is on the horizon for the San Francisco 49ers.

Golden Nuggets: 49ers LT Trent Williams says Nick Bosa is better both physically and mentally post-injury - Niners Nation
Your daily San Francisco 49ers links for Saturday, August 28, 2021.

Joe Staley further explains Kyle Shanahan’s viral pizza oven throw | RSN
Joe Staley told the story of Kyle Shanahan’s infamous cross-house pizza oven throw.

Arizona Cardinals Preseason Standouts: Offense - Sports Illustrated Arizona Cardinals News, Analysis and More
The Cardinals had several strong performances during their two preseason games.

Red Rain: Mitchell/Comeau Predict Cardinals’ 53 - Revenge of the Birds
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Rams Rumors: Could Johnny Hekker be traded after Bojorquez big night? - Turf Show Times
The Rams may have to part ways with a future Hall of Famer.

Around The NFL

Eagles trade for QB Gardner Minshew: What you and Jalen Hurts need to know – The Athletic
The Eagles traded a 2022 Day 3 pick for former Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew. What does it mean for Jalen Hurts and Joe Flacco?

2021 Fantasy football draft kit - Rankings, cheat sheets, mock drafts, sleepers and analysis
Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy football drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of experts.

Bengals' Jessie Bates using meditation to prepare for pivotal 2021 - Cincinnati Bengals- ESPN
Bates, one of the NFL's best safeties, is heading into his most important season as a pro. And he's taking it all in stride.

NFL roundup: Josh Allen (2 TDs) leads Bills past Packers - National Football Post
Buffalo starting quarterback Josh Allen passed for 194 and two touchdowns in his preseason debut to lead the Bills to a 19-0 victory over the visiting Green Bay Packers.

Chiefs retire Terez Paylor's press box seat at Arrowhead Stadium
ICYMI: On a day declared Terez Paylor Day in Kansas City, the Chiefs retired the late sports writer's seat in their press box and announced a $10,000 donation to a scholarship fund in his name.

Watch every Justin Fields play from Bears’ preseason win vs. Titans
The Chicago Bears wrapped the preseason with a 27-24 victory over the Tennessee Titans, which marked rookie quarterback Justin Fields’ first NFL start.

5 takeaways from Washington’s preseason loss to the Ravens
The Washington Football Team ended their 2021 preseason with a record of 1-2 after Saturday’s 37-3 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

WATCH: Texans S Terrence Brooks picks off Buccaneers quarterback
Houston Texans safety Terrence Brooks got the team’s eighth takeaway of the preseason Saturday night against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at NRG Stadium.

Tyler Lockett, Tyreek Hill, and the Many Uses of Slot Receivers | Football Outsiders
The Seahawks and Chiefs use their top slot receivers in very different ways. Scott Spratt looks at what separates a slot receiver from a more typical wideout and finds the differences are often painted in shades of grey.

NFL's 'Top 100 Players of 2021': Five things the voters got wrong
The players have spoken. Now what did they get wrong? Jeremy Bergman provides five items that he believes should have been handled differently by the "Top 100 Players of 2021" voters.

Video: Texans safety Justin Reid showed off his leg with huge kickoff
Houston Texans safety Justin Reid has been bugging his coaches all training camp long for an opportunity to kick and showed off on a kickoff.

Video: Fired up Bills Mafia forces delay of game in preseason
Buffalo Bills fans made so much noise during Saturday's preseason game that they forced the Green Bay offense into a delay of game.