There's a lot of star power on the UW campus this year, but how many of the guys will be back next year, and more importantly, who would you want back next year? If you can only have one Husky football or basketball star return, is it Jaden McDaniels, Isaiah Stewart, or Jacob Eason? There's some love for Jacob Eason over Justin Herbert, and it isn't just coming from a Husky homer. Softy says take Buffalo minus the point... Read more
Did Geno Smith say "heads" or "tails" during the coin flip on Monday night? It's a dumb controversy, and we put it to bed once and for all. Petros Papadakis gives us fun facts about Bob Marley, and Softy tells him about the Seattle Dog, plus a little college football talk as well. Textimonials react to the conversation with Petros and more at 49451.
Rick Neuheisel has thoughts on last weekend's UW vs. Oregon State game, plus the latest on the college football playoff race, and his weekly pick. Kevin Harlan reacts to the Monday night game, and who is the best team in the NFC? The majority of voters would rather have Eason back next season, but who is the best of the three to build a team around? The Hawks may not play this weekend, but there are a lot of games for Seattle f... Read more
Like so many Hawks wins, it wasn't exactly easy, but Seattle came away victorious, defeating the 8-0 49ers in overtime. Pete Carroll addresses the media talking about the big win, injury updates, and more. When you're watching Russell Wilson, you're watching greatness. We'll likely never see a quarterback like him in Seattle, ever. Last night, he tore through the best defense in the NFL, and he did it without many o... Read more
Many assumed that the Hawks wouldn't be able to beat the team with the best record in the NFC on the road, and frankly that was a reasonable assumption. Nonetheless, the Hawks got the win, advancing their record to 8-2. Did the win change your expectations for this Seahawks season? It's one of the most glorious Opponent Audio Recaps of them all; the Hawks win in Santa Clara as called by Greg Papa and Tim Ryan of the Niners ... Read more
We get thoughts on last night's game from Hall-of-Famer Walter Jones. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk with thoughts on the Seahawks, and the division after the game. Who will win the division? What will happen to Garoppolo? It's your chance to get Softy and Dick to weigh in on the topic of your choice on the Weekly Weigh In.
Every Tuesday at 3pm, it's the 20th year of the Husky Honks with Hugh Millen, Dick Baird, and Softy on 950 KJR presented by frost-brewed Coors Light; mountain cold refreshment, made to chill. Also sponsored by Star Rentals, the preferred supplier of the West's best contractors.
We're just hours away from the biggest Monday Night game all year, and the biggest game the Hawks have played this season, the showdown with the Niners in Santa Clara. Kurt Warner will be on the radio call for the game. He tells us what he thinks we can expect to see. The Sounders won the MLS Cup at home yesterday afternoon. Head coach Brian Schmetzer reflects on the win 24 hours later. On Fact or Fiction, take Penn State -14. ... Read more
Bay Area homer Bonta Hill of 95.7 The Game explains why he's so confident in a 49ers win in tonight's Monday Night game against the Seahawks. We hear from Jacob Hollister and KJ Wright on Dick and Dave in the Locker Room. Dixon gives us his percentage chance in a Seahawks win, plus a score prediction. Jean at the Emerald Queen shares thoughts on absolutely everything for a few minutes. Textimonials react to the show before ... Read more
Dick is hosting the first hour solo as Softy is down in Corvallis getting ready for the Honks, and the Husky and Beaver game later tonight. First item of business to take care of, giving away tickets for Sunday's MLS Cup. Soccer is gaining momentum here in Seattle and across the country. Locally of course, a game like this is going to help significantly. We've seen a shift in the popularity of specific sports, and it might ... Read more
The discussion of overusing Chris Carson came up again today as Softy and Dick both asked Pete Carroll about it in his meeting with the press this afternoon. Where is Carson most comfortable in terms of number of carries? Dick asks him about it, while Softy talks with Joey Hunt on Dick and Dave in the Locker Room. Dick has your Thursday afternoon Fact or Fiction pick. Lee Sterling brings us his own picks after going 5-0 last week o... Read more
Tune in every Thursday at 4pm to hear Mike Holmgren with Softy and Dick Fain on all things NFL and Seahawks. He is brought to you by Tacoma Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, and by Redbox. For movies and games, head to Redbox, the smarter way to watch and play. Softy talks with Husky head coach Chris Petersen before the Oregon State game. Who's your fantasy football bud? Softy and Dick have their Thursday night picks.
As the MLS Cup trophy passes through KJR, Softy wonders about the most distinguished American trophy in sports. If you could only hold one, what would it be? Is it the Heisman, or perhaps the Green Jacket, or maybe the Lombardi, the biggest of the team sports? Grant Cohn of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat takes a very honest look at the Seahawks next opponent, NFC West rivals the San Francisco 49ers. Softy takes Penn State minus the ... Read more
The Hawks are 7-2, but the team has faced a lot of criticism of late, especially on the defensive side. Are people being a bit to hard on the team, or are the complaints justified, and is Russell Wilson being asked to do too much? Another truck race before a Washington Friday night game. Are we going to have another problem? We ask Petros about it. Textimnoials react to the first two hours of the show, including thoughts on the mos... Read more
Rick Neuheisel joins us with thoughts on Washington's loss to Utah, and how they stack up against the improved Oregon State Beavers. Kevin Harlan of the now-famous "cat call" joins the show to look ahead to Seahawks and Niners this upcoming Monday. We've got a pair of Sounders tickets to give away later this week. Want to win? We tell you how. Oregon State's coach Jonathan Smith talks with us about his team as t... Read more
Every Tuesday at 3pm, it's the 20th year of the Husky Honks with Hugh Millen, Dick Baird, and Softy on 950 KJR presented by frost-brewed Coors Light; mountain cold refreshment, made to chill. Also sponsored by Star Rentals, the preferred supplier of the West's best contractors. Dick Takes the Raiders +1 on Fact or Fiction.
San Francisco has only faced two teams in the top half of the league in yards per attempt, and only one team in the top ten. The Hawks are easily the best team they've faced. The 49ers defense diidn't look particularly great against Arizona either. Does that mean they can't beat Seattle? Of course not, but things might not necessarily be as they seem. Jon Wilner explains why he said Washington "isn't any good... Read more
Walter Jones discusses the Seahawks O-line in the Tampa game, plus thoughts on Hawks and Niners, and reaction to being named #81 on USA Today's all-time top 100 list. Mike Florio reacts to everything happening in the NFL, from rumors that the Chargers are moving to London, to questions about the future of Cam Newton in Carolina. You ask us what you want us to weigh in on, on our weekly Weigh In sponsored by 30/10 Weight Loss fo... Read more
Pete Carroll kicks off the show with his Monday afternoon press conference going over the results of yesterday's game, and a look ahead as the team gets ready to face San Francisco next Monday. Will we see Quandre Diggs and/or Josh Gordon this week? Yesterday's game was intense, but the Hawks ultimately came away with a victory, this time in overtime following a missed field goal by Jason Myers that would have won it in reg... Read more
Last hour, the first half of the Opponent Audio Recap; what the Seahawks win over the Bucs sounded like on Tampa radio courtesy of Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore. This hour, the second half and the game-winning touchdown in overtime. Joel Klatt tries to brighten the days of Husky fans after a loss to Utah, plus thoughts on the College Football Playoff rankings, which we'll see tomorrow night. Textimonials react to the show at 4... Read more