Throughout the offseason, Coach Pete Carroll has made it clear that the Seahawks are aiming to win the NFC West in 2010. Not to have a winning season and not even to make the playoffs, but to win the division.
And with the Week 1 of the regular season now here, Carroll isn’t backing down from that goal. And playing a division rival in the first game just happens to help that cause.
“We’re going after our division from Week 1,” Carroll said during this morning’s staff meeting. “Let’s go.”