What is one of the most-anticipated seasons in Seahawks’ season hits the quarter pole today.
Here are a bunch of links to get you ready for it. …
— Though first, remember that our live chat will start bright and early at 8:30 a.m.
— Here’s my preview story making the case that the defense may have to win this one for the Seahawks;
— Here’s my weekly NFL column on Russell Wilson’s so far;
— And here are our keys to the game;
— Pro Football Talk says Percy Harvin’s recovery is going well but speculates that the Seahawks might want to delay his return to maximize his value for the playoff run;
— Houston Chornicle columnist Jerome Solomon writes the onus is on Matt Schaub and the Texans’ defense to show their mettle today;
— The Chronicle asks five questions about the game;
— The Chronicle also lists five players to watch;
— The National Football Post says the 49ers may already be running out of time to keep up with the Seahawks;
— Athlon’s offers a preview and picks the Texans 20-17;
— Here’s the Associated Press preview;
— Michael Robinson mentioned in this good story from the Buffalo News on the death of the fullback.