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January 26, 2014 at 12:08 AM

Sunday links: Shaun Alexander, Pete Carroll, and more

A bunch of us will make the trek to New York today, with a bunch more of us to follow soon.

More importantly, the Seahawks will also make the trek to New York/New Jersey today, arriving about 4 p.m. Seattle time. We’ll have full coverage of their arrival to kick off our coverage of Super Bowl week and all that that entails.

To get the day started, here are a bunch of links. First, from our paper, then from other media on the Seahawks, the Broncos, and then some other stuff:

SEATTLE TIMES COVERAGE

— Wondering what’s been going on with Shaun Alexander? Well, Geoff Baker caught up with the star of Seattle’s other Super Bowl team and wrote this story for the Sunday paper;

— Columnist Larry Stone writes that Pete Carroll’s way does work, after all;

— Columnist Jerry Brewer writes that the Seahawks are much more than Richard Sherman;

Jayson Jenks writes about Michael Bennett’s sack dance;

— Super Bowl glory could lead to big endorsement deals for Seattle players;

— And here’s a note on what to expect from the Times this week.

SEAHAWKS LINKS

— Seahawks.com wonders if the Hall of Fame will call Walter Jones (the guess here is yes);

— The New York Times on Richard Sherman;

— The LA Times on how Paul Allen saved the Seahawks;

Troy Aikman says Russell Wilson may need to take some chances;

— The Kansas City Star on how the two teams reached New Jersey;

— The Washington Post on the key matchups;

— Comparing the defenses;

— Philly.com with a position breakdown;

— Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara played both QBs this season and offers this comparison.

BRONCOS LINKS

— The Denver Post wraps up the team’s final practice at home before leaving;

— Lots more from the Post on the Broncos here;

— More quotes from the Broncos after Saturday’s practice;

— Denver RB Knowshon Moreno plans to play despite sore ribs;

Eric Decker says the Broncos are braced for Seattle’s physical defense;

Peyton Manning told his teammates not to let this opportunity pass them by;

— The Newark Star-Ledger on Manning.

AND MORE

— ESPN on the dropping ticket prices;

— New York area weather has a history with the Super Bowl;

— A look at the timeline if they really had to move the game;

Don Shula wonders why they are playing a cold Super Bowl;

— Here’s a big list of Super Bowl-related events;

— Finally, Mike Holmgren won his only Super Bowl 17 years ago today:

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