The Seattle Slew

Seattle Sports. Through thick and thin

Seattle and the Seahawks

  My voice is gone. My ears are still ringing. I got very little sleep, after sleeping very little the night before. I did everything in my collective power to send this team to the Superbowl, and 68,000 people did everything they could to do the same. ‘After a historic night of many great quotes, this one from Pete Carroll is probably encapsulates everything this season has been about: “Let’s […]

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My Last Thoughts-NFC Championship

This has officially been the longest week ever. After spending countless hours on the internet, twitter, Facebook, etc…I’ve finally digested everything I can for this game, and I am just ready to bust loose when I wake up tomorrow morning for the big game. Earlier this week, I felt extremely confident about my Seahawks winning the big NFC championship bout against the San Francisco 49ers…mostly based on the history of […]

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The NFC Championship Game: Kind of a Big Deal

  There’s been a lot of regrets in my life. Somewhere on the high end of the severity scale, not being able to go to the NFC Championship game in 2006, when the Seahawks beat the Carolina Panthers 34-14, sits one of my biggest. Magical is really the only way to describe that game that evening. I’m pretty sure I teared up, watching the game on TV…and I’m pretty sure […]

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In Russ I Trust

Just a short blurb today…I hope to have a new blog post every day this week leading up to the big game. I can’t tell you how hard it is to get stuff done at work. Last week was bad, this week is much worse. Can you imagine if we went to the Superbowl, what that week will be like? And uhh…if any of my fellow employees or employer is […]

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Seahawks: NFC Championship week

  What a great time to be a Seahawks fan. We have the best team in the league, and we are one victory away from a Superbowl berth. I can’t even begin to describe the amount of joy I would feel should they they win it all. Seattle sports fans certainly deserve it after all the hell we’ve suffered through. We have reason to be very optimistic…we have the best […]

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The Seahawks Secret Weapons for Saturday

Just a quick post…if you’re an opposing Saints fan, here are some Seahawk players you will need to be aware of. No doubt Sean Payton and his crew have been studying these guys through and through. These are the guys that don’t make the headlines, or get into verbal sparring matches with Skip Bayless on ESPN, they just get the job done and are very effective in their roles. 1. […]

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Lynch Vows To Match NFL Fine Fundraiser And Donate To Charity

Originally posted on CBS Seattle:
(1090 The Fan) — The NFL-imposed fine of $50,000 Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been tagged with may turn out to be a good thing. A “Go Fund Me” campaign was recently started by a group of Seahawks fans to help pay for Lynch’s fine. Upon hearing the fans’ fundraiser, Lynch posted on his Twitter account Monday that he will match the money that…

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