Backtalk: Occasions readers hold forth on Seahawks and Husky basketball



Defending Russ must be precedence

What’s this nonsense about shifting to the working recreation, Pete? The issue has been apparent to all of us for years. It’s the offensive line! Any errors in Russ’s passing recreation are due to your incapability to supply safety. Even a superhuman will get worn down. When you can’t repair it, your legacy can be tarnished within the eyes of Seattle followers after they acknowledge you squandered a Corridor of Fame quarterback and a Seattle soccer dynasty.

Bob Webber, Sammamish

Slowing down?

Russell is motionless and may’t appear to see his receivers anymore. It’s agonizing to look at him maintain the ball within the pocket for an eternity. Aaron Rodgers picked aside the identical Rams protection which Russell managed to make seem like the outdated Legion of Growth.

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No go-to man

It’s midseason and coach Hopkins can’t determine the identical beginning lineup. Every recreation one or two gamers do the scoring, whereas the opposite workforce has 4 or 5 starters in double figures.

This what occurs once you play within the Pac-12 convention with a Large Sky roster. Too many vacationers and transfers on the roster. The Husky employees has bought to determine a method to recruit and maintain the native expertise.

Ron Siegel, Kent

Simply skip it

There’s excellent news and dangerous information relating to Husky basketball this 12 months. The dangerous information is that I miss going to Husky video games. The excellent news is that we are able to’t go to Husky video games.

Raymond S Wilson, Bellevue


Purchase and promote

How about having Steve Ballmer because the proprietor of the Seattle growth NBA franchise? It could be a push for him as he may get a premium worth for the Clippers within the SoCal sports activities market. Then Seattle will get probably the greatest homeowners within the NBA.

Matt Daly, Lynnwood

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