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Category: Sunday primer

Dec.
22nd

Sunday Primer: Division title, raising funds for sick children and bacon ornaments

Good morning.

Sunday is here and it actually is a championship week. The Seahawks can clinch the whole regular-season kit, caboodle and home cookin’. A win or tie today, or a San Francisco 49ers loss or tie, will give the Seahawks the NFC West and homefield advantage throughout the playoffs.

“If we do win, obviously there’s a lot of great things that happen after that, but you don’t really focus on that,” Russell Wilson said Thursday. “You focus on the moment, you focus on the now, and that’s trying to prepare today first, and then get to Sunday and play a great football game.”

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Dec.
15th

Sunday Primer: Jersey weather, Bruce Irvin on fatherhood, and Jay Feely having problems

Good morning.

After a commute that had about everything except me putting my hand between two “pillows,” we’re here in previously snowy, then wet, now dry New Jersey.

The Seahawks need some help from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to wrap things up today. They also need a win of their own, which I don’t think should be much of a problem (I picked a 35-17 win in the paper). By game time, the weather will be cool and windy, but dry.

In today’s story for the paper, I outlined everything going on with the playoff scenarios, plus talked about the game.

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Dec.
8th

Sunday Primer: Bad blood, Jon Ryan’s hang time and bacon in cookies

Richard Sherman was happy during the first game against the 49ers. / AP photo
Richard Sherman was happy during the first game against the 49ers. / AP photo

Good morning.

Let’s get rolling with Seahawks stuff:

> My advance of the game talks about a lot of the “bad blood” quotes are coming out of San Francisco while the Seahawks sit back and let it be. Maybe that’s because the 49ers need this game much more than Seattle.

> Our Dave Boling writes about the stunning lack of yardage allowed by the punt team. I know we’ve touched on this prior, but the numbers just continue to get more ridiculous. From Boling:

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Dec.
1st

Sunday Primer: Maxwell steps in, Tate talks some trash and jambalaya is served

Good morning.

Let’s get to it with Seahawks stuff:

> Our Dave Boling writes about Byron Maxwell and Jeremy Lane being a big part of things at cornerback now.

> I wrote about Percy Harvin stopping and starting, and that this is a situation that will likely continue.

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