Monday Round-Up: Reaction to Seahawks 17-10 loss to Arizona Cardinals

Posted Dec 23, 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 - Monday, December 23 - about your Seattle Seahawks one day after the team's 17-10 loss to the Arizona Cardinals at CenturyLink Field.

Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times recaps Sunday's game, saying to move forward the Seahawks must find a way to jump-start an offense that never found its rhythm against the Cardinals.

Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times comments on the Seahawks' suddenly bumpy finish to what has been a mostly smooth ride during the regular season.

Larry Stone of the Seattle Times wonders if Sunday's Seahawks loss has made the club vulnerable under its own roof.

Joshua Mayers of the Seattle Times has reaction from the Cardinals locker room as the club improved to 10-5 and kept their playoff hopes alive.

Todd Dybas of the Tacoma News Tribune outlines the Seahawks offensive issues in his game recap.

Dybas and Don Ruiz of the Tacoma News Tribune have more on the fateful fourth quarter interception that sealed the victory for the Cardinals.

Dave Boling of the Tacoma News Tribune writes about the Seahawks' inability to effectively move the football.

John McGrath of the Tacoma News Tribune says the Seahawks played like they could afford to lose, as a win next Sunday against the Rams will still wrap up the NFC West and No. 1 seed in the NFC playoffs.

John Boyle of the Everett Herald looks at why the Seahawks are not invincible at home. Boyle also notes Sunday's loss is the second time in three weeks the Seahawks have given up a late lead.

Boyle and Rich Myhre of the Everett Herald have reaction from cornerback Richard Sherman and free safety Earl Thomas on the play of the defense.

Tim Booth of the Associated Press highlights five things to know after the Seahawks loss to Arizona, calling attention to a key goal-line stand by the Cardinals late in the second quarter.

Terry Blount of shares some quick thoughts following Sunday's Seahawks loss, noting the Seahawks have a league-high 26 interceptions through Week 16, including nine in their past two games. Blount also says quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seahawks offense appeared overwhelmed for the first time all season.

Danny O'Neil of has his review of Sunday's Seahawks loss, outlining the good, the bad, and the ugly as the club wrapped up Week 16. O'Neil also recaps quarterback Russell Wilson's rough afternoon, where he finished with just 108 yards passing - his fewest as a pro.

Brady Henderson of writes that for as dominant as the Seahawks defense was, it could have been better down the stretch. Henderson also has his notebook from Sunday, with comments from kicker Steven Hauschka on what went wrong during his 24-yard missed field goal.

Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio 950 KJR AM has his game story from Sunday, noting the Seahawks offense had just two drives that lasted longer than four plays.

Art Thiel of says the Cardinals had both the players and the plan to beat the Seahawks at home under first year head coach Bruce Arians.

Chris Wesseling of shares seven things we learned from Sunday's game, citing pass protection as an area of improvement for the Seahawks, who gave up four sacks, nine quarterback hits and "more than a dozen" pressures of quarterback Russell Wilson.

Peter King of has his "Monday Morning Quarterback" column with reaction to Sunday's happenings around the NFL. has an updated look at the playoff picture after Sunday's games, where the Seahawks still hold the No. 1 seed in the NFC.

Here at our team photographers have several snaps from Sunday's game.

And Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth recaps and reacts to all of Sunday's action and names cornerback Richard Sherman, who recorded two picks of Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer, his player of the game in his game at a glance column.

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