Wednesday Round-Up: Offense could use more Sidney Rice

Posted Oct 9, 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, Wednesday, October 9, about your Seattle Seahawks:

Danny O'Neil of says the Seahawks offense could use more of last year's leading receiver Sidney Rice, who has totaled just two catches for a combined 19 yards over the last two weeks. The site also passes along highlights from O'Neil's latest "Hawk Talk" chat.

Terry Blount of has his weekly analysis on the play of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. Blount also has a look at the 13 players the Seahawks have released that have ended up on the 53-man rosters of other clubs.

Jayson Jenks of the Seattle Times has a look at why some top draft picks fizzle and why some undrafted players flourish, pointing to the stories of former Seahawks linebacker Aaron Curry and current Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin.

Larry Gifford of writes that Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak is concerned over the level of crowd noise his team will encounter this Sunday at CenturyLink Field. Around the League writer Chris Wesseling recaps several talking points from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's time at the Fall League meetings in Washington, D.C., noting the playoff field could be expanded by the 2015 season.

Here at, I answer a few of your questions about the club in the latest edition of our #HawksMailbag.

Nearly everything at CenturyLink Field will go pink this Sunday against the Titans in support of the League's Breast Cancer Awareness month.

The club made a roster move Tuesday afternoon, moving rookie center/guard Jared Smith to the practice squad/injured reserve list and signing rookie wide receiver Josh Lenz in Smith's place on the practice squad.

And Digital Media Reporter Clare Farnsworth has his first look at the team's Week 6 opponent, notes that we'll be seeing more of defensive end Chris Clemons and linebacker Bruce Irvin, and puts the focus on the man behind the Seahawks mascot Blitz, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008 and received some fundraising effort in Week 5 from the Colts mascot Blue.

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