Seahawks Insider Blog

Morning links: Rookies shine at San Diego

While the Seattle Seahawks did no look good early on, several young players performed well in the team’s come-from-behind win at San Diego.

My story today highlights some of those players, including third-team quarterback Josh Portis and defensive backs Jeron Johnson and Jesse Hoffman.

Also, still no news to report on Russell Okung’s left ankle injury. He reportedly received an MRI on Friday and we should hear something later today after practice this afternoon from Seattle head coach Pete Carroll.

Nancy Gay of Fox Sports takes a closer look at the Seahawks heading into the 2011 season.

John Boyle previews the Seahawks for CBS Sports.

Brock Huard of ESPN 710 Seattle discusses how Seattle’s quarterbacks fared in this video link.

Ben Malcolmson of reports offers this perspective from the sidelines of Thursday’s game.

Clare Farnsworth of profiles rookie safety Jeron Johnson, who made some plays late in the game to help preserve Seattle’s win.

Danny O’Neil of takes a closer look at three things he learned from Thursday’s game.

Dave Boling of The News Tribune joins KJR’s Elise Woodward to discuss the Seahawks’ performance in this audio link.