For Thursday’s paper, I wrote a little bit about what the Seahawks will do at linebacker this week if Bobby Wagner can’t play.
Specifically, they’ll put K.J. Wright into the middle, likely put Malcolm Smith at WLB, and start Bruce Irvin at SLB. For Irvin, it would be his first start at SLB, while Wright has one career start in the middle and Smith also has been playing at SLB but would make the move back to WLB for this week.
Here’s some video of Wright talking about playing middle linebacker Sunday, if needed: