What the media are saying following Seahawks win over Giants

What the media are saying following Seahawks win over Giants

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 15: Quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants is hit as he throws a pass in the 1st half against the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on December 15, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)


by KING 5 News


Posted on December 16, 2013 at 8:16 AM

Updated Monday, Dec 16 at 8:23 AM

Seahawks' D could lead return to MetLife | ESPN

"If the Seattle Seahawks return to this stellar, and likely frigid, facility in a few weeks for the game of games, it will be because of a defense with depth, talent and skills like no other." -- Terry Blount

Seahawks' show-stealing defense sure fun to watch | The News Tribune

"Once in a while, a victorious team’s defense can be more entertaining to watch than its offense. Such was the case on Sunday, when most of the highlights — and all of the risk-taking — were done by defensive coordinator Dan Quinn’s guys." -- John McGrath

Is this the beginning of Eli's end? | ESPN

"What if Eli Manning has entered the early stages of an irreversible decline? What if he's done elevating the lesser teammates around him, done making breathless runs through the postseason tournament?" -- Ian O'Connor

For Seahawks' elite defense, just another day | The Seattle Times

"It was thrilling only if you love defense, particularly the Seahawks defense. It made you chuckle only if you were on the field scaring the competitiveness out of Eli Manning and rendering a once-potent offense useless." -- Jerry Brewer

Seahawks WR Baldwin funnels anger into another solid game | The News Tribune

"Midweek, he used social media to express his dissatisfaction with a USA Today story that suggested the Seahawks receivers would be the reason the team can’t win the Super Bowl.

Read more here: http://www.thenewstribune.com/2013/12/15/2950446/seahawks-wr-baldwin-funnels-anger.html#storylink=cpy

Wilson has sights set on snow and Super Bowl | The New York Times

"Maybe next time. Maybe if Russell Wilson can make it back to MetLife Stadium in another month and a half for the annual orgy of excess known as the Super Bowl, the weather will cooperate more and be less of a tease." -- Harvey Araton

Eli Manning's five interceptions a big concern for Giants | Long Island Newsday

"At first it was a slump. Then it was a trend. Then it was a concern. Yesterday, Eli Manning's season officially turned into a nightmare for the quarterback, the Giants and their fans." -- Neil Best

Seahawks remain business-like after manhandling Giants | USA Today

"In case you haven't heard, Super Bowl XLVIII will be staged here in 49 days and the Seahawks (12-2) can virtually smell the path to come back here for the big game." -- Jarrett Bell

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