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Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images); Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Keidel: Old Adage Will Again Be Proven True — Seahawks Win With ‘D,’ Ground Game

All Super Bowls need a gridiron narrative, and this one has a few. We have the Patriots’ pyrotechnic offense against Seattle’s wrecking ball defense, red zone efficiency, turnovers, and New England’s quest to stop Marshawn Lynch.

4 hours ago

Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks speaks during Super Bowl XLIX media availability at the Arizona Grand Hotel on January 29, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Richard Sherman Might Have To Decide Between Super Bowl, Baby’s Birth

“He’s not supposed to come on Sunday,” the Seattle cornerback said Thursday. “Obviously that would change some things.”

21 hours ago

Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider, center, addresses the media during Super Bowl XLIX Media Day at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix on Jan. 27, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Might Seahawks’ Schneider Be Best GM In NFL?

Five years after being selected by Carroll to be the second piece of the Seahawks hierarchy, Seattle is in a second consecutive Super Bowl thanks largely to a roster constructed by Schneider.

01/28/2015

Mike McCarthy (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images), Pete Carroll (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images), Chuck Pagano  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images), Bill Belichick  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Silverman: Coaching Heavyweights Set To Lock Horns In AFC, NFC Title Games

Let’s look at the responsibilities of each of the four head coaches and their keys to victory — and a chance to play for the Lombardi Trophy.

01/16/2015

Bill Parcells (Photo by Andy Lyons/Allsport/Getty Images), Pete Carroll (Photo by Simon Bruty/Allsport/Getty Images)

4 Best, Worst Coaches In Jets History

As Jets fans know all too well, sometimes these hires pay off, and sometimes … well, they don’t.

01/15/2015

Chip Kelly (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Silverman: Kelly May Look Like NFL Coaching Royalty, But He Has Lots To Prove

It’s still about winning in the NFL, and while the Philadelphia Eagles have made great strides under Chip Kelly, they still have not beaten any opponent of significance.

12/05/2014

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NFL Sends Domestic Violence Video To Schools Nationwide

Entitled “NFL Call To Coaches — Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness,” the video includes strong messages from Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin.

11/19/2014

Head coach Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks reacts on the sidelines during the game against the Chicago Bears at CenturyLink Field on August 22, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Bears 34-6. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Silverman: Seahawks, 49ers Prove That Old-School Football Can Still Dominate

These two teams will almost certainly get off to the same kind of starts that they got off to last year. In addition to being very talented, both are extremely physical and tough.

08/27/2014

Tom Coughlin (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Silverman: Coughlin Remains On Short List Of NFL’s Best Head Coaches

NFL head coaches tend to be more revered than their counterparts in Major League Baseball, the NBA and the NHL. Tom Coughlin is still viewed as elite, and deservedly so.

08/13/2014

Seattle Seahawks mascot Taima the Hawk celebrates after they defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl 48 at MetLife stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on February 2, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Timothy CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Many Highs, Few Lows Of 2013 Seattle Seahawks

When you win the Super Bowl, there isn’t much to complain about as far as overall team performance is concerned. But here is a look back at what the Seahawks excelled at and aspects of their game that they will need to tighten up next season.

02/04/2014

Peyton Manning  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Russell Wilson (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Game Day! Manning, Wilson Take Center Stage At Super Bowl XLVIII

Super Bowl Sunday has arrived! And this year’s big game has just about everything a fan, a player, a coach — and certainly a league — could ask for, starting at QB.

02/02/2014

Russell Wilson (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images); Peyton Manning (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Scrambling Wilson And Old-School Pocket Passer Manning Ready To Clash At Super Bowl

The Super Bowl features classic pocket passer Peyton Manning of the Broncos and Seattle’s quick-footed, quick-witted scrambler Russell Wilson.

02/01/2014

Pete Carroll (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Wrap Up Final Super Bowl XLVIII Preparations

Seattle had brief meetings, took the official team picture and had a 35-minute walkthrough. Pete Carroll said the team is where they are supposed to be.

02/01/2014

Malcolm Smith #53 and strong safety Kam Chancellor #31 of the Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Dominant Seahawks’ Defense On A Mission To Stop Peyton Manning

The Seattle Seahawks’ imposing and dominant defense is built on length and speed.

02/01/2014

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Keidel: Manning’s Manifest Destiny?

What will matter most? The fact that Seattle has no players with Super Bowl experience, or their youth and speed and top-ranked defense? Or will the game be won by Denver’s suddenly stout rush defense and Peyton Manning’s blessed right arm?

01/31/2014

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