Seattle Seahawks Stock Report: Week 2

4 of 8

Dec 21, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Seattle Seahawks strong safety DeShawn Shead (35) celebrrates during the second half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

Stock Up – DeShawn Shead & Dion Bailey

The Seattle Seahawks finally found a way to replace Kam Chancellor this week. Dion Bailey and DeShawn Shead were used in specific situations against the high flying Packers this week, and both players made a positive impact.

Pete Carroll suggested in his Monday press conference that platooning Bailey and Shead is likely the best way to go until Chancellor returns. Bailey is a thumper, and is an asset in the box. Shead is a former cornerback, and excels in shadowing tight ends and receivers. Bailey’s shortcoming is coverage and Shead’s is playing the run, together they form a decent strong safety.

Next: Bennett Falls off his Bike