I did not know about WR Nate Burleson having anything wrong with his hand. Did not seem to be a factor. ... Conservative? Well, there were some things that messed with the second-half tempo. One, they had rookie Rob Sims in there at guard, so they spent more time calling out adjustments. And then they wanted to run down the play clock, which is the opposite of what they do when they are playing well. Also, as Matt Hasselbeck noted, they haven't practiced their four-minute offense much. That's the offense they go to when they are way ahead and trying to eat clock. It's not a high-priority thing to practice. Those are reasons, not excuses. Just thought I'd pass them along. Obviously they need work in that area. ... Fish throwers from Pike Place Market raised the 12th Man flag.