Pete Carroll on 710 ESPN Monday morning: “Here we go again. How do we get through this? It’s a challenge.”
The short answer is that the Seahawks don’t get through it if the goal is to return to the Super Bowl. The longer answer is that, with an absurdly good finish, they still have an opportunity to reach the postseason, but the odds against are long. According to Stats Inc., only 8.3 percent – 14 of 168 -- of playoff teams since 1990 started 2-4.