Mike Chan

  • joined Apr 11, 2010
  • last login Aug 27, 2014
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Seahawks Replay Booth: The No-Huddle

Something else to add to the playbook? Let's see how Russell Wilson and co. continue to find different ways to innovate the offense.

2014 NFL Draft: Putting the pieces together


Last minute catch up? Come here.

Reloaded: Understanding the Zone Blocking Scheme


From the archives -- this excellent article was originally published on February 18th, just following the Seahawks' Super Bowl victory.

Ron Wolf and the "Packer Way"

Insight from the past.

Reloaded: Seattle receivers & scramble rules


DK Note: From the archives -- Mike wrote and published this article about the Seahawks receiver scramble rules back on January 8th. Whether you missed it the first time around or just need a...

The Pete Carroll Recruitment Connection

How many players in the draft has Carroll seen before?

NFL Draft 2014: Mike's Seahawks Draft Board

Presenting the most sophisticated draft board yet.

Understanding The Zone Blocking Scheme

It's the offseason, and teams around the league are back in the office reviewing their core schemes and plays. At Field Gulls, we'll be doing the same.

So you finally won a Super Bowl...what's next?

The Seattle Seahawks are already the early favorites to repeat as Super Bowl Champions next year in 2014. But is this even possible?

Now it all makes sense

The Seahawks just won the Super Bowl.



A users manual.

Understanding Bevell by analyzing play-design

Start with the scripted plays.

The Seahawks' key 3rd quarter start vs. the 49ers

After a lackluster performance by the offense in the first two quarters, some might say that the Seahawks were lucky to only be down by seven at the half. There didn't seem to be a rhythm for R...

Seahawks receivers & scramble rules

One of the most important qualities that helps Russell Wilson to stand out among his fellow quarterbacks is his ability to improvise.

Earl Thomas, the Seahawks and the Cover-3 scheme

Does the player make the scheme, or does the scheme make the player?

Disregard personnel groupings, acquire mismatches

Once again, showing the importance and effectiveness of one-on-one matchups

Thoughts on Browner and his potential suspension

What does the suspension mean?

Breaking down Alvin Bailey's game in Atlanta

I see good things in this guy's future.

Russell Wilson and fumbles

It's arguable that ball control is one of the key components to a successful team in the NFL - and the offense must step up their case.

Bend them 'til they break

Seattle's 99-yard TD drive vs. Houston.


Ask Field Gulls/Seahawks Fans

Hello Texans fans! My name is Mike and I'm a writer for Field Gulls. I was just looking at the calender and saw that we're playing you guys this week - that's pretty sweet! Honestly I think both...

Explaining the lack of sack production

The Seahawks sacked Colin Kaepernick three times on Sunday. That number should have been higher.

Commentary on a 2-0 start

Last night, the Seattle Seahawks walked into CenturyLink Field amidst a lightning storm.

The play that never was

The Seattle Seahawks won last Sunday on a very important turnover - but as the game of football dictates, things could've easily gone the other way.

Life without the fullback

The Seahawks released Michael Robinson, the architect of their run scheme for their past three seasons. How will this affect the ground game?

Breaking down "man coverage"

There's a certain allure to to the blunt definition of man coverage: you get a guy to cover, and you stick with him until the play ends. But this scheme, like all most simple things, works on both...

Richard Sherman will never disappear

"You wanted this noise."

"I'll just read it"

Here's your chance to see what Marshawn Lynch sees when he runs.

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