Football ought to be about fun and the Seattle Seahawks at last made it so by running the San Francisco 49ers off of their home field Sunday (10-26-08) behind the catch and run blast of Leonard “Green Shoes” Weaver and the pass grabbing capacity of Josh Wilson, winning 34-13.
On a day when Seattle’s protection appeared as well as played, Weaver turned two short gatherings by back-up quarterback Seneca Wallace into 43 and 62-yard scores.
Simply watching Weaver stream down the sideline in shoes with a conspicuous lime green presence merited the cost of affirmation. Weaver, Seattle’s 6-foot, 242-pound fullback, was high-venturing and high-styling in taking the stone to the house twice. Regularly Weaver is the lead blocker for running backs Julius Jones and Mo Morris.
Weaver’s green shoes are suggestive of another more well known competitor from the mid-1970s, Billy “White Shoes” Johnson. Johnson, a 3-time, All-Pro determination as a kick return trained professional, wore white shoes when every other person wore dark shoes.
Johnson had incredible speed, and well before showing-off turned into an end-zone hobby in the NFL, he was one of the main players to dispatch scoring festivities, เล่น สล็อต ออนไลน์ at first by doing the then-acclaimed soul dance, the “Astounding Chicken”.
Josh Wilson, the Seahawks’ second-year guarded back and the opening shot return trained professional, gotten a bumble in a week ago’s 20-10 misfortune at Tampa Bay and was hurrying for an obvious 96-yard score when some authority whistled the play dead.
It shocked no one Sunday when Wilson took out a J. T. O’Sullivan pass and took off on a 75-yard origin get back to put Seattle up 20-3 with 31 seconds left in the first half. Mentor Mike Holmgren considered Wilson’s to be as a gigantic energy shift for his
The Seahawk safeguard had sacked O’Sullivan multiple times in their first gathering this year in Seattle, however the 49ers left with a 33-30 extra time triumph. This time they got to San Francisco’s quarterbacks multiple times however constrained starter O’Sullivan to bumble twice, and 6-foot-5, 272-pound protective end Patrick Kerney got one of the mishandles and ran 50 yards, defining up a second field objective in the first quarter.
Seattle’s missing safeguard prior in the season appeared in J. T. O’Sullivan’s backfield, squeezing O’Sullivan that new 49er mentor Mike Singletary yanked him for Shaun Hill. It didn’t appear to issue since Seattle left San Francisco on top this time.
The Seahawks, presently 2-5 on the year, are tied for second spot in the National Conference’s powerless West Division with the St. Louis Rams. The Arizona Cardinals are driving the division with a 4-3 imprint.