This Super Bowl week isn’t Jon Ryan’s first extended stay in the Valley of the Sun. In 2006, when he was trying to make it to the NFL, the Seahawks’ Canadian-born punter lived in a motel a few blocks from the resort where the team is staying.
Key takeaways from Wednesday's media sessions with wide receiver Doug Baldwin, offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, cornerback Byron Maxwell, free safety Earl Thomas, and quarterback Russell Wilson.
After talking about football – among so many other things – for a day and a half, the Seahawks got back to football when they held their “Competition Wednesday” practice.
Former Pro Bowl linebacker Chad Brown already liked the way Bobby Wagner plays middle linebacker. But when he got to see Wagner do it from the sideline, that’s when Brown realized that Wagner is the lynchpin to the team’s defensive success.