The Green Bay Packers open the season on Thursday night in Seattle against the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks.
Here's a quick sampling of what Seattle-area media outlets were talking about today.
- Seattle Times: Richard Sherman remains focused and said he'll try "not getting bored in ballgames" this season, writes Times columnist Larry Stone.
- Seattle Times: Seahawks defensive backs Earl Thomas, Byron Maxwell have "true grit."
- Tacoma News-Tribune: Will it be Earl Thomas or Bryan Walters returning punts for the Seahawks on Thursday?
- Tacoma News-Tribune: Seahawks defense is wary of Aaron Rodgers' mobility.