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Jake Heaps’ Film Room: Ed Dickson’s immediate impact for Seahawks

Oct 31, 2018, 2:01 PM

The Seahawks’ offense had an important piece involved for the first time all season in last Sunday’s win over Detroit: Ed Dickson.

Ed Dickson’s Seahawks debut couldn’t have gone better

The veteran tight end was brought to Seattle for his blocking ability, but he showed in his Seahawks debut after recovering from a quad injury that he can be an asset as a pass-catcher, as well. Dickson made an impressive catch in the corner of the end zone on a great throw from Russell Wilson for his first Seahawks reception, then added another big gain later in the game.

For this week’s trip to the film room, former Seahawks quarterback Jake Heaps shows how Dickson was able to get himself involved in the offense so quickly and make an immediate impact in a big win for Seattle.

For more video breakdowns from 710 ESPN Seattle’s stable of former NFL players, click any of the links below.

Week 8

Wyman: Punter Michael Dickson’s decision to run instead of take a safety
Huard: Tyler Lockett’s TD catch in Seahawks’ win over Lions

Bye week

Heaps: The state of the Seahawks’ offense after 6 games

Week 6

Huard: Seahawks’ 1st opening-drive TD in over 2 years
Heaps: What Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin proved in London

Week 5

Wyman: Using Frank Clark’s stop to show how to defend fly sweep
Huard: How Seahawks’ Lockett got so open for 39-yard TD
Heaps: Seahawks take advantage of weakness in Rams’ secondary

Week 4

Heaps: Why play-action pass is major key for Seahawks
Wyman: CB Tre Flowers has been one of the Seahawks’ surprises

Week 3

Wyman: Why Bradley McDougald is Seahawks’ best player right now
Huard: Tempo leads to Seahawks’ 1st TD vs Cowboys
Heaps: Seahawks’ offense won a crucial chess match

Week 2

Wyman: How Shaquill Griffin, Mingo stepped up for Seahawks’ D
Heaps: How Russell Wilson improvised TD pass to Tyler Lockett

Week 1

Wyman: Where was Seahawks’ breakdown on Sanders’ 43-yard TD?

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