Keidel: Pete Carroll Should Have Admitted He Made A MistakeFailure teaches us infinitely more than success does. And if Carroll wants more of the latter, he has to admit the former.
Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Stands By Decision To Pass At End Of Super BowlCarroll stood by the decision for Russell Wilson to throw from the New England 1 with 26 seconds left, a pass that was intended for Ricardo Lockette and intercepted by Malcolm Butler.
Worst Play Call Ever? Seahawks Players Criticize Disastrous Decision By CarrollBecause they didn't go into Beast Mode, the Seattle Seahawks found themselves in Spin Mode after losing Super Bowl XLIX.
Keidel: Old Adage Will Again Be Proven True -- Seahawks Win With 'D,' Ground GameAll 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.
Silverman: Once All Of This Nonsense Stops, Super Bowl XLIX Should Be A Battle RoyaleIf the Patriots can put the hangover of this scandal behind them, this could actually be one of the most memorable Super Bowls of them all.
Seattle Team Grades: Seattle Avoids Meltdown, Wins in OTYes, it is a cliche, but the game is never over until it's actually over as Seattle comes from behind to advance to the Super Bowl.
The Stage Is Set: Patriots, Seahawks To Meet In Super Bowl XLIXThere is a lot to look forward to when Wilson's Seattle Seahawks, the defending champions, take on Brady's New England Patriots, the dominant franchise of the 2000s, in the Super Bowl.
Yet Again, Seattle's Defense Is Key To A RepeatHow can the Seahawks win their second straight Lombardi Trophy? The same way they did last season.
Team Grades: Seahawks Rushing Attack Swarms Ineffective Giants Defense, 38-17Can you imagine Harry Carson, Lawrence Taylor, Leonard Marshall or Carl Banks being part of a New York Giants' defense that gave up 350 yards rushing? Strangely enough, the porous Giants' defense has largely avoided scrutiny this season, but maybe after the Seattle Seahawks plowed to a 38-17 victory at CenturyLink Field that will change.
Opponent Profile: Seahawks Less Lethal, Still Dangerous For GiantsThe New York Giants (3-5) will limp across country, literally and figuratively, to face the defending world champion Seattle Seahawks (5-3) at CenturyLink Field. The Giants lost their third game in a row 40-24 at the hands of the Indianapolis Colts on Monday, while the Seahawks held off the Oakland Raiders by a closer than expected 30-24 score.
Harvin Muzzled By Jets As Report Exposes Divide In Former Locker RoomPercy Harvin says the Jets won't be making him available to the media until later in the week, when he's sure to face a whole new round of questions about his departure from Seattle.
Wilson, Seahawks Overcome Penalties, Beat Redskins 27-17Russell Wilson, Jermaine Kearse, and the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks overcame 10 penalties to beat the Washington Redskins.