Saturday Round-Up: Balancing risk vs reward with Russell Wilson

Posted Oct 26, 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, Saturday, October 26, about your Seattle Seahawks:

Terry Blount of looks at how offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell manages the risk associated with quarterback Russell Wilson's ability to run the football.

Blount also shares why Wilson is rooting for St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday in the World Series and chats with Nick Wagoner, who covers the St. Louis Rams for, about Monday's matchup. Both Blount and Wagoner predict a Seahawks victory in St. Louis.

Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio 950 KJR AM has his report from Friday, including more on how the club balances the risk vs reward associated with quarterback Russell Wilson.

John Boyle of the Everett Herald has a closer look at the "never say die" attitude of quarterback Russell Wilson.

Steve Rudman of illustrates just how much quarterback Russell Wilson is running the ball.

Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times says quality pass protection continues to be an issue for quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seahawks.

Condotta also previews Monday's game by posing five questions for Joseph Lyons, who covers the Rams for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Bob Stelton and Dave Grosby of 710 ESPN Seattle's "Bob and Groz" discuss the depth the Seahawks have at linebacker, a position that was thought to be relatively thin back in training camp.

Brady Henderson of notes wide receiver Golden Tate (shoulder) practiced in full yesterday and provides other personnel updates from Friday's practice.

Alex Bigelow of provides a recap and video of fullback Michael Robinson's Wednesday night appearance at "Seahawks Weekly" at Lucky Strike in Bellevue.

Adam Lewis of looks at how the Seahawks defense is handling team's facing questions at quarterback over the next three weeks.

Bill Simmons of shares his picks for Week 8 around the NFL.

Scott Engel of says running back Marshawn Lynch could be in for another big fantasy day on Monday night against the Rams, who own the NFC's worst rush defense.

Here at, Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth puts the focus on quarterback Russell Wilson, highlights the team's improved pass rush, and notes linebacker Bobby Wagner (ankle) was a full participant in Friday's practice.

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