Game day in Seattle: Seahawks have been prepping for this–defending a title on grand stage–for 4 1/2 years
Happy Opening Day!
The first game day of the NFL’s 2014 season has dawned sunny in Seattle. Supposed to be about 75 degrees and perfectly clear at the 5:30 kickoff today as the Seahawks begin defense of their Super Bowl championship against the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field.
First, some blog housekeeping: If you missed the posts last night, the Seahawks made a few roster moves yesterday. They placed backup guard-center Lemuel Jeanpierre on the season-ending injured-reserve list with an unspecified neck injury that must be bad, and they re-signed wide receiver Phil Bates, cut on Monday, to the …