Monday Round-Up: Reaction to the Seahawks 23-20 overtime win against the Texans

Posted Sep 30, 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, September 30, about your Seattle Seahawks one day after the team's 23-20 overtime victory at the home of the Houston Texans:

Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times has his game story, noting the Seahawks' second-half improvement that sent them to a franchise-best 4-0 start to the regular season.

Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times writes that Sunday's win over the Texans revealed what the team is made of on the inside.

Jayson Jenks of the Seattle Times puts the focus on Russell Wilson's ability to use his legs to will the team to victory. Jenks also says that cornerback Richard Sherman's fourth-quarter interception return for the game-tying touchdown was a play the team prepared for in practice.

Former University of Washington Husky and NFL quarterback Hugh Millen has his analysis of four keys plays that occurred Sunday against the Texans.

Terry Blount of says that despite the Seahawks' all-around ugly play, the team found ways to make game-changing plays with the contest on the line. Blount passes along notes from the jubilation inside the Seahawks locker room, shares some rapid reaction and has his four key takeaways from Sunday's win.

Mike Sando of says the Seahawks face the easiest remaining road schedule of any of the NFL's unbeaten teams, but predicts the team's first loss will come next weekend on the road against the Indianapolis Colts.

Danny O'Neil of says Sunday's comeback win showed the Seahawks' resolve to never give up. O'Neil also has his game in review, naming quarterback Russell Wilson the player of the game.

Todd Dybas of the Tacoma News Tribune recaps Sunday's win and says defensive end Michael Bennett's emotional return to the sideline from a nearby hospital sparked the Seahawks' comeback. Bennett left the game on a stretcher with a lower back injury and did not return to action. Dybas also has more on cornerback Richard Sherman's interception return for a touchdown.

Dave Boling of the Tacoma News Tribune tries to makes sense of Sunday's Seahawks magic. Boling also says the Seahawks offensive line, down three starters, showed resilience against the Texans' relentless pass rush.

John Boyle of the Everett Herald has four takeaways from Sunday's come-from-behind overtime victory against the Texans.

Art Thiel of notes running back Marshawn Lynch had some late-game advice for quarterback Russell Wilson.

Don Banks of says Sunday's Seahawks win sends a message to the rest of the NFC: Pete Carroll's Seahawks are almost impossible to stop.

Doug Farrar on has his game story on yesterday's Seahawks win.

Kristie Rieken of the Associated Press has five things to know from the Seahawks' win over the Texans.

Here at, team photographer Rod Mar has several snaps from Sunday's game and Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth has his game recap and selects the entire Seahawks team as his players of the game in his game at a glance column.

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