What may be the most-anticipated season in Seahawks history — one in which every available seat is already sold — begins today as the team takes the field for its first training camp practice at 10 a.m.
Here’s our story for the Thursday looking at the hype that is greeting the team and how the team will try to handle it..
As for the practices today, we’ll have full coverage here later, and in print and on-line, as well. So check back often later today.
For now, a few links. …
— Seahawks.com reports on what the team did on Wednesday;
— Russell Wilson has the best record against the spread of any active quarterback;
— MyNorthwest.com asks five questions as camp begins;
— The Seahawks and Boeing have announced they have expanded their partnership;
— Ray Polk was claimed by Jacksonville and former Seahawks DC Gus Bradley a day after being waived by the Seahawks;
— ESPN.com’s Mike Sando offers his daily look around the NFC West;
— And here’s a little feature on free agent OL Jake Bscherer;
— And here’s a hometown newspaper feature on TE Luke Willson;
— The 49ers ended up atop Pro Football Talk’s power rankings;
— SI.com has some interesting stuff on how Chip Kelly is using science in his attempt to rebuild the Eagles;
— Finally, here’s some video from last year’s St. Louis game featuring Russell Wilson mic’d up: