Good morning, 12s.
Here's a look at what's 'out there' for today – Friday, January 3 – about your Seattle Seahawks:
Wild Card: Seahawks At Eagles
The team prepares to hit the road to take on the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field for the Wild Card round of the playoffs. Kickoff is at 1:40 p.m. PT on Sunday, so be sure to tune in on NBC and listen on 710 ESPN Seattle, 97.3 KIRO FM, and Westwood One. In order to properly prepare for the game, we've compiled a handful of articles and stories to preview Sunday afternoon's contest:
Seahawks.com's John Boyle writes up a feature story on LB K.J. Wright and his recent performance at full health. Boyle also expands on Seahawks Legend Steve Hutchinson being selected as one of 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s 2020 Class.
Here's the practice report from Thursday's practice.
Brandon Gustafson from 710 ESPN Seattle tries to answer the question of 'who’s more critical to the Seahawks’ playoff success: S Quandre Diggs or WR Tyler Lockett?’ Gustafson also dives into the potential threat of the Eagles’ run defense.
Brent Stecker from 710 ESPN Seattle highlights the impact that RB Marshawn Lynch and rookie RB Travis Homer have made on the Seahawks' run game.
The sportswriting staff at The Seattle Times share their predictions for the Seahawks' Wild Card matchup with the Eagles.
Larry Stone at The Seattle Times expands on the collaboration between RB Marshawn Lynch and rookie RB Travis Homer.
Bob Condotta at The Seattle Times relives some of the greatest Seahawks-Eagles moments, introduces The Seattle Times' 2010s Seahawks all-decade team, and highlights rookie WR John Ursua being ‘read for his call.’
Gregg Bell from The Tacoma News Tribune shares the team’s injury updates heading into the weekend. Bell also dives into why S Quandre Diggs’ return for the playoffs is so crucial for the Seahawks' defense.
Lauren Smith from The Tacoma News Tribune previews Seattle’s upcoming matchup with Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon.
Tom Schad from USA Today previews the Seahawks’ Wild Card round matchup with the Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.
Michael-Shawn Dugar from The Athletic focuses on rookie WR DK Metcalf preparing for his first NFL playoff debut.
If you're tuning in from home or anywhere else, you can watch the game LIVE on NBC or watch a replay on NFL Game Pass. The radio broadcast will also be available on 710 ESPN Seattle, KIRO Radio 97.3 FM, and Westwood One. For all the information on how to watch and listen, follow this link.
Social Post Of The Day
Today's 'Social Post of the Day' comes from our official Twitter account, as we recognize LB Bobby Wagner being named first-team AP All-Pro for the fifth time in his career and the fourth consecutive season.
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson also earned AP All-Pro honors, for his first time.
The Seahawks and the Eagles will meet for Monday Night Football at Lincoln Financial Field for the 18th matchup during the regular season. Take a look back at photos from past games between the two teams.