Before training camp started, I must admit I was skeptical about the Seahawks' chances of making the playoffs. There were questions about the left side of the offensive line, uncertainty at the wide receiver position and a brutal schedule that includes the New England Patriots, the Green Bay Packers, the Dallas Cowboys and the Chicago Bears.
Now that the preseason is winding down, I feel much more optimistic. The Seattle Seahawks are a legitimate pick to make the playoffs, and if they can stay healthy, it could be a magical season.
Here are five reasons why the Seattle Seahawks will make the playoffs.