Monday Round-Up: "Seattle, you have something special in Russell Wilson"

Posted Feb 10, 2014

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, February 10 - about your Seattle Seahawks:

Jay Geriach, a former professor of quarterback Russell Wilson's at North Carolina State University, writes about what Wilson was like off the football field and in the classroom. Geriach writes, "Seattle, you have something special in Russell Wilson. His recipe is simple: Hard work, respect, loyalty, a responsibility to others, and a seemingly unshakable faith. It’s not flashy, but it’s effective."

One week after the fact, Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times shares 10 random thoughts about the Seahawks victory in Super Bowl XLVIII.

Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times says the Seahawks aren't close to satisfied after their historic season.

John Boyle of the Everett Herald wonders if this is the beginning of a Seahawks dynasty.

Greg Cosell of Yahoo! Sports breaks down how the Seahawks defense so thoroughly dominated the Denver Broncos offense.

Doug Farrar of uses the All-22 coaches film to demonstrate the Seahawks' defensive domination last week against the Broncos.

Farrar and Chris Burke of break down several storylines to keep on your radar this offseason.

Amy Brachmann of spends some time with defensive ends Cliff Avril and Michael Bennett, wide receiver Jermaine Kearse and linebacker Bobby Wagner during the group's trip to ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn. last Friday.

Rich Cimini of lays out a few key offseason dates to know, the first of which comes February 17 - when teams can begin applying the franchise tag to players.

Brady Henderson and Brock Huard of wrap up the season's "Chalk Talk" sessions with a look at wide receiver Percy Harvin's 30-yard fly-sweep that came on the team's second offensive play in last week's Super Bowl.

Brent Stecker of passes word that re-signing defensive end Michael Bennett and wide receiver Golden Tate are priorities for the Seahawks this offseason.

Mike Ditka, writing for the Chicago Sun-Times, believes the Seahawks can repeat as Super Bowl champions, and will be around for a long time.

Tom Van Riper of says with last Sunday's Seahawks Super Bowl win, Seattle has removed itself from the "Most Miserable Sports Cities" list.

Mike Klis of the Denver Post says last Sunday's Super Bowl quickly became a battle of attitudes.

Rob Maaddi of the Associated Press leads his Top 12 questions for the NFL offseason with, "Are the Seahawks capable of being a dynasty?"

Chris Wesseling of says a healthy Percy Harvin is one of the main reasons why the Seahawks will be favored to repeat as Super Bowl champions in 2014.

Manouk Akopyan of shares the story of several Seahawks fans uniting to help out a homeless 49ers fan. has a complete list of 2014 free agents by team.

Adam Schein of has a list of the nine most-intriguing teams to watch this offseason.

Gary Lott, writing for, describes the large role the Washington National Guard played in last Wednesday's Super Bowl victory parade.

And here at, we recapped our Top 12 stories and Top 12 videos surrounding Super Bowl XLVIII.

Did I miss anything you think is worthy of inclusion? Let me know on Twitter @TonyDrovetto