Good morning folks. Here’s what people are saying around the league about Seattle’s 36-25 win over the New York Giants on Sunday.
I’ll be on furlough during the bye week, so Dave Boling will provide updates throughout this week, including Monday’s Pete Carroll press conference. So no chat this morning, and I’ll talk to you in a week.
Here’s my game story form Sunday, which focuses on Brandon Browner’s 94-yard interception return for a touchdown to ice the victory for Seattle.
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Charlie Whitehurst was solid in relief duty for an injured Tarvaris Jackson, but will he get the starting nod in two weeks? Pete Carroll has some time with the bye week to figure it out.
John McGrath of The News Tribune writes that the Seahawks put the East Coast jinx to bed.
Seattle had only two turnovers heading into Sunday’s contest, but forced five New York turnovers and a safety. Seattle used defensive pressure to Eli Manning to make some mistakes.
Clare Farnsworth of Seahawks.com wraps up the game here.
Steve Kelly of the Seattle Times says lesser-known Seahawks like Brandon Browner, Doug Baldwin and Charlie Whitehurst carried them on Sunday.
ESPN’s Mike Sando gives us his thoughts on the game here.
Christian Caple of Seattlepi.com offers his thoughts and observations from the couch this morning.
Dan Tomasino of the New York Post writes that the Giants couldn’t stop Charlie Whitehurst.
Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News writes that the Giants were stunned by the Seahawks.