Seahawks Insider Blog

Morning links: Offensive line a week away from a boost?

Good morning.

I'm working on a bunch of stuff for Sunday's paper (and beyond), plus a little more involved blog post for later, so we'll be brief this morning.

> My notebook from today covered the status of Marshawn Lynch's DUI case, the likely return of Russell Okung and Breno Giacomini to practice next week and the Percy Harvin situation.

> Golden Tate was fined $7,875 for taunting in St. Louis.

> Two ESPN reporters discuss the Bucs-Seahawks game.

> Also from are 10 key stats for the Seahawks.

> Speaking of stats, Russell Wilson has taken 50 QB hits this season.

> Football Outsiders looks at which quarterback are being sacked because of coverage and which are getting taken down because of bad line play.

> The Everett Herald writes that the Seahawks want more Beast Mode.

> Chris Clemons was voted the recipient of the Ed Block Courage Award.

> Jim Zorn was out at practice the other day and he talked with

>'s Audibles blog says Earl Thomas' closing speed makes him the best safety in the NFL.