Good morning, 12s. Here's a look at what's happening today – Monday, Oct. 12 – after your Seattle Seahawks improved to 5-0 last night.
What's Being Said: Seahawks 27, Vikings 26
The Seahawks returned home and continued their hot streak after stealing the victory in the final seconds. The Vikings jumped out to a 13-0 lead at halftime, but the Seahawks never panicked. Russell Wilson had three second-half touchdowns to lead the way, including one to DK Metcalf on fourth and goal with 15 seconds remaining to seal the comeback win. Seattle is now 5-0 for the first time in franchise history.
Here's a look at what the media are saying after the victory:
Seahawks.com reporter John Boyle's postgame story focused on the Wilson-to-Metcalf connection that was on full display Sunday night.
Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times handed out grades in his weekly report card.
Larry Stone of the Seattle Times wrote that escaping defeat yet again gives the Seahawks even more confidence.
The 710 ESPN Seattle staff gave their instant reactions immediately after the game.
Danny O'Neil of 710 ESPN Seattle dished on the closer that Russ has become and how he always delivers in crucial moments.
Lauren Smith of the Tacoma News Tribune wrote about Will Dissly scoring his first touchdown since returning from his Achilles injury.
Gregg Bell of the Tacoma News Tribune analyzed the final drive and game-winning score in his postgame column.
Ben Arthur of the Seattle PI had three takeaways from the nail-biting win.
Joe Fann of NBC Sports Northwest believes Metcalf might be the most valuable wide receiver in the NFL.
Brady Henderson of ESPN has more on the first 5-0 start in Seahawks franchise history.
Grant Gordon of NFL.com discussed Russ’ MVP campaign and DK’s budding stardom in his takeaways.
Michael-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic on the bond between Wilson and Metcalf, and how that bond makes the offense click.
Riley McAtee of The Ringer saw Sunday’s last-second score as Wilson’s signature drive for his growing MVP reel.
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