In a ‘character-builder,’ Seahawks find a blueprint for success

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll celebrates the Cleveland Browns fail to score on 4th down during 4th quarter action Sunday in Cleveland. (Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times)
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll celebrates the Cleveland Browns fail to score on 4th down during 4th quarter action Sunday in Cleveland. (Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times)

It wasn’t clean, it wasn’t easy and it wasn’t artful. But the Seahawks leave Cleveland 5-1, and out of the often-dizzying haze of big plays, controversial penalties and lengthy reviews emerged the blueprint for victory for this team in 2019.

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