It’s the midway point of the season, which also makes it a natural time to assess what we’ve seen so far out of the Seahawks.
So that’s what I did in our story for today’s paper, handing out some grades and MVPs for the offense, defense and special teams.
IN OTHER NEWS. …
— Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas make NFL.com’s mid-season All-Pro Team;
— Sherman also gets a few votes here in NFL.com’s debate over who should be the Defensive MVP;
— NFL.com’s Michael Silver is sticking with his pick of a Cincinnati-Seattle Super Bowl;
— Seahawks.com takes a look at Tampa Bay;
— Seahawks.com also recaps the day’s events;
— The Sports Network offers this preview;
— Tampa Bay DT Gerald McCoy says the team needs to “change Seattle’s channel”‘;
— The Tampa Bay Times writes about the Russell Wilson-Mike Glennon-NC State connection;
— Bucs coach Greg Schiano says the team’s defense needs more precision;
— TBO.com says the Bucs’ defense is looking to return to its former standard of play;
— The Bucs are also making another change at left guard;
— Danny O’Neil addresses Seattle’s offensive line issues in his weekly chat;
— Here’s a history of the Tampa Bay-Seattle series from TB’s official website;
— CBSSports.com offers this preview of the game.