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Saturday, July 26, 2008
Seahawks not just blowing smoke

By Mike Sando
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando

KIRKLAND, Wash. -- The Seahawks have finished their morning practice. The team put its powers of concentration to work as smoke from a nearby BBQ wafted across the field like something out of a Yogi Bear cartoon. Overtones of grilled onions eventually gave way to the sweet smell of bacon as team chef Mac McNabb prepared a lunch of ribs of baked beans. Seemed like practice would never end.

Now that the scene is set, a few observations:

I'll be back in a bit after catching up on happenings in the other NFC West camps. The Seahawks hold another practice at 2:45 p.m. PT.