Friday Round-Up: Previewing Week 5 at Indianapolis Colts

Posted Oct 4, 2013

A morning link round-up of what's "out there" about your Seattle Seahawks

Good morning, 12th Man.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today, Friday, October 4, about your Seattle Seahawks:

Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times has five questions and answers previewing Sunday's Seahawks game from Indianapolis Colts beat writer Tom James, who covers the club for the Terre Haute Tribune-Star.

Danny O'Neil of pins Colts quarterback Andrew Luck as his person of interest heading into the Seahawks' matchup in Indianapolis.

Todd Dybas of the Tacoma News Tribune previews Sunday's matchup with the Colts with an eye toward the team's second-year quarterbacks.

John Boyle of the Everett Herald helps define some Cardinal vernacular, as Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman - former teammates at Stanford - directed some clever compliments at one another this week. Boyle also passes along Thursday's injury report for both clubs, which now includes Seahawks No. 1 tight end Zach Miller (hamstring).

Michael Marot of the Associated Press has five things to keep an eye on in this weekend's battle between the two second-year quarterbacks - Russell Wilson and Andrew Luck.

Tim Booth of the Associated Press compares and contrasts the play styles of Russell Wilson and Andrew Luck.

Evan Kaplan & Sunny Saini of ESPN Stats & Info pose the question, "Which second-year quarterback would you rather have, Andrew Luck or Russell Wilson?" in their latest "Stat your case" feature.

Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio 950 KJR AM has his report from Thursday, noting the Seahawks have tremendous respect for Colts signal callers Andrew Luck.

Terry Blount of catches up with newly-signed Seahawks quarterback B.J. Daniels, who says he thought he would end up in Seattle after the team worked him out prior to the 2013 NFL Draft. Blount also has updates on Seahawks All-Pro/Pro Bowl center Max Unger, who missed last week's game with an arm injury.'s Adam Schein offers nine bold predictions for Week 5, projecting Colts quarterback Andrew Luck to outplay Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

Elliot Harrison of shares his picks and predictions for Week 5, taking the Colts by a touchdown over the Seahawks, 24-17.

Greg A. Bedard of notes the Seahawks' defensive line ranks near the top of the League in "pressure rate" - the site's new statistic that takes into account sacks, quarterback hits, hurries, and holding penalties forced.

And here at, Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth puts the focus on former Seahawk turned Colts backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck, previews Sunday's matchup between Luck and Wilson, and recaps all of Thursday's events in Hawkville - including cornerback Richard Sherman's Defensive Player of the Month award.

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