Clayton Cold Hard Facts
How will the Cardinals handle Russell Wilson?11/21/14
John Clayton previews Sunday's Seahawks-Cardinals game and discusses how Arizona may look to defend quarterback Russell Wilson. He also talks about coach Pete Carroll saying the Seahawks want to keep running back Marshawn Lynch in 2015, Cardinals...
John Clayton say no to Richard Sherman at WR
John Clayton lets us now how he thinks Drew Stanton will do in his first real road test. He thinks Richard Sherman should never line up as a WR.
How much will Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald's injury impact Sunday's...
John Clayton looks at Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald's minor MCL sprain and how it might hinder his performance against the Seahawks on Sunday. What should the Seahawks expect from linebacker Bobby Wagner this week?
What should the Seahawks do at running back in 2015?
John Clayton considers all of the Seahawks' options at running back for 2015--should they bring back Marshawn Lynch? Was Adrian Peterson's suspension fair? Is Arizona or New England the best team in the NFL?
Inability to tackle Seahawks' biggest issue in loss to Chiefs
John Clayton recaps the Seahawks' loss to Kansas City on Sunday, and explains why tackling was the biggest factor in the defeat. He also talks about Max Unger's high ankle sprain, the possibility of Lemuel Jeanpierre being re-signed to fill in at...
How effective will Marshawn Lynch (questionable) be against Chiefs?
John Clayton looks at Marshawn Lynch's questionable status and discusses if his leg issue could be a factor Sunday in Kansas City. Other topics include if a 9-7 team could win an NFC Wild Card berth this season, the latest injury notes and the best...
Preparing for a run-heavy Seahawks-Chiefs battle
John Clayton talks about the ground games of the Seahawks and Chiefs, two teams that are both good at running and stopping the run. He also looks at K.C. tight end Travis Kelse and his chances for a big game, the Cardinals' chances of missing the...
Can Earl Thomas be the best defensive back in NFL history?
John Clayton discusses whether he thinks Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas can reach his stated goal of becoming the best defensive back in NFL history. Clayton also looks ahead the Cardinals-Lions matchup.
Carson Palmer is the most significant NFC West season-ending injury
John Clayton explains why Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer is the most significant season-ending injury over Seahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane and 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis. Which 6-3 team is better: the Seahawks or the Chiefs?
Is Russell Wilson in a passing slump?
"The Professor" John Clayton looks at the Seahawks' 38-17 win over the Giants and whether QB Russell Wilson is in a slump after throwing two picks. He also talks about the 49ers' big OT win over the Saints, who the favorite is to win the NFC West, and...
Have the Seahawks fans lost a step at CenturyLink this season?
John Clayton looks into Bill Simmons' claim that the 12th Man crowds haven't provided as much of a boost for the Seahawks in 2014 as they did last year. Other topics include if Seattle has the most banged-up team in football, Carson Palmer's new big...
How will Russell Wilson respond after last week's down game?
"The Professor" John Clayton talks about what Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson could do this week vs. the Giants to bounce back from last week. He also provides an update on Ray Rice's appeal to the NFL, explains why he's stunned that Marshawn...
What if Doug Baldwin can't play against the Giants?
John Clayton details what would happen if wide receiver Doug Baldwin can't play on Sunday.. "The Professor" explains why Max Unger and Russell Okung are the players the Seahawks need back the most and speculates on who could be the next head coach of...
Are Jim Harbaugh's days in San Francisco numbered?
John Clayton talks about the 49ers' surprising loss to Rams and what it means for the future of head coach Jim Harbaugh. "The Professor" also gives his opinion on when Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will play again, as well as the state of the...
Could Seahawks sign Adrian Peterson to replace Marshawn Lynch?
"The Professor" John Clayton talks about Adrian Peterson's NFL future and why Seattle could be a landing spot for the embattled star RB. Other topics include the Seahawks' 30-24 victory over Oakland, the 49ers' issues after losing to St. Louis, and...
Do Seahawks injuries give Raiders a shot on Sunday?
John Clayton looks over the Seahawks' sizable injury report and determines if that could give the winless Raiders a shot to win Sunday in Seattle. Other topics include the Raiders' problems with age and their downward spiral, classic Raiders players,...
Who could Seahawks choose to replace Marshawn Lynch in 2015?
John Clayton answers how the Seahawks could approach the featured running back spot if Marshawn Lynch isn't brought back next season. He also talks about Earl Thomas as a philosophical mind, why Peyton Manning is still ahead of J.J. Watt for MVP, and...
Is Brock Coyle ready to start at MLB for the Seahawks?
Rookie Brock Coyle will start at middle linebacker for the Seahawks on Sunday against the Raiders. Does John Clayton think he has what it takes to play at this level?
Do the Seahawks still have a shot at the #1 seed in the playoffs?
With three six-win teams in front of them, do the Seahawks have a realistic chance to get the number one seed in the playoffs? John Clayton explained what the Seahawks should focus on if they're going to have a chance.
Will Seahawks go after a receiver before the trade deadline?
With the trade deadline looming Tuesday, John Clayton addresses the Seahawks whether they'll pursue a receiver like Vincent Jackson or fill a hole at tight end. He also looks over their 13-9 win over Carolina and explains how it was a big bounce back,...
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