NFL Kickoff 2014: Will the Green Bay Packers stun the starry-eyed Seattle Seahawks?

Posted in Blogroll on September 4th, 2014 by Ron Glover

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Marshawn Lynch saw little action in the preseason, but should get his share of carries tonight.

The game literally fell into the hands of the officials last time the Packers and Seahawks met in prime time. The decision came on a replacement official’s call (accurate or inaccurate, depending on who you ask) which awarded the Seahawks the victory off of a Hail Mary on the game’s final play. The controversy brought back striking officials and launched the Seattle program into championship mode. Quarterback Russell Wilson is one of the game’s most efficient signal callers with an all-world defense at his back. The Packers have re-tooled with 2013 Offensive Rookie of the Year Eddie Lacy and acquired pass-rusher extraordinaire Julius Peppers.

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