There were very few areas where Seattle didn’t show considerable improvement from their previous games and there’s no reason to think the Seahawks can’t duplicate that performance against a mediocre Cleveland Browns team this Sunday.
With that being said, the Seahawks aren’t a good enough team to simply show up and beat any team without firing on all cylinders. Even though last week was their bye week, they’re still nursing a few injuries and certain players will have to step up in order for the Seahawks to defeat the Browns in Cleveland.
Due to various circumstances, there are five players who really need to step it up on Sunday and prove their value to coach Pete Carroll and the rest of the Seahawks organization. Let’s take a look at those players and discuss why they need to step up: