Brent Stecker

Brent Stecker

Brent Stecker is Editor of, a role he has held since September 2017. A native of Ephrata, Wash., he joined the 710 ESPN Seattle and team in 2013 after six years as a sports reporter for The Wenatchee World. When not working, he can be found playing guitar with his band on stages in Ballard and Capitol Hill or showing his staunch support for fundamental defense in the outfield on Twitter. Follow Brent: @BrentStecker

ESPN’s Mina Kimes details what Seahawks must address this offseason

ESPN NFL analyst Mina Kimes joined 710 ESPN Seattle's Jake and Stacy to discuss where the Seahawks stand going into an important offseason.
6 days ago

Hasselbeck: Why did Seahawks struggle to stick to winning formula?

Matt Hasselbeck explained what the Seahawks did when they played their best during their 7-10 season, and his theory on why it was hard for them to stick to that.
6 days ago

Heaps: Why WSU has a ‘huge get’ in transfer QB Cameron Ward

WSU won't have Jayden de Laura in 2022 after he transferred to Arizona on Monday, but they got a stellar replacement at QB in Cameron Ward.
7 days ago

Did Cody Barton show he can be the Seahawks’ middle LB?

Cody Barton would be a much cheaper option at middle linebacker for the Seahawks next season than perennial All-Pro Bobby Wagner. Three of 710 ESPN Seattle's experts weigh in on his performance.
7 days ago

Huard: Seahawks, Pete Carroll found answers ownership needed to see

For much of the season, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll didn't seem to have answers about his struggling team. That changed in the final weeks.
8 days ago

Seahawks Pro Bowl FS Quandre Diggs suffers broken leg in finale

The Seahawks may have won their final game of the season on Sunday, but it wasn't all good news as Pro Bowl safety Quandre Diggs suffered a serious leg injury.
9 days ago

Fast Facts: Seahawks drop Cardinals 38-30 to finish season at 7-10

The Seahawks capped off their disappointing 2021 season in a promising way with an impressive win on the road over Arizona.
9 days ago

Seahawks production at DE a big disappointment of 2021 season

Pass rush once again became an issue for the Seahawks in 2021. Wyman and Bob broke down a surprising lack of production at defensive end.
11 days ago

What latest UW Huskies football departure says about state of program

Where do things stand now for new coach Kalen DeBoer's UW Huskies with WR coach Junior Adams off to Oregon? Jake Heaps and Brock Huard share their insight.
12 days ago

Heaps: Why Russell Wilson and Pete Carroll’s philosophies can still mesh for Seahawks

Can Russell Wilson and Pete Carroll find middle ground on the Seahawks' offense? Jake Heaps says a recent example shows why they can.
13 days ago

Hasselbeck: How Seahawks game plan was different in 51-point outburst

The Seahawks have played poor teams in the last 10 seasons. So why was Sunday's game against Detroit their first with at least 50 points scored since 2012?
13 days ago

How Rashaad Penny’s huge game showed Adrian Peterson’s influence

Pete Carroll shared his insight on how all-time great Adrian Peterson's help with Seahawks running back Rashaad Penny has shown on the field.
15 days ago

Seahawks’ Bobby Wagner will miss Week 18 with knee sprains, per report

If the 2021 season ends up being Bobby Wagner's last in a Seahawks uniform, it appears he's already played his final game with the team.
15 days ago

Fast Facts: Seahawks roll to 51-29 win over Lions in home finale

The Seahawks went out on a high note in front of their home crowd, scoring the most points in a game since Russell Wilson's rookie season.
16 days ago

Huard: Last 2 Seahawks seasons show Russell Wilson’s trust ‘evaporating’

Do Russell Wilson and Pete Carroll still trust each other? Brock Huard shares what the performance of the Seahawks' offense the past two seasons say about that.
19 days ago

Hasselbeck: What’s up with Russell Wilson, why Seahawks need to retain Pete Carroll

Former Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck explains what he's seeing from Russell Wilson's play of late and why he hopes Seattle doesn't move on from Pete Carroll.
20 days ago

5 Kyle Seager moments we’ll remember from legendary Mariners 3B

Kyle Seager is hanging up his cleats after 11 big league seasons, all with the Seattle Mariners. So which moments of his career will live on?
20 days ago

Kyle Seager retires from MLB after 11 seasons with Mariners

Kyle Seager, who spent his entire 11-year career as a member of the Seattle Mariners, announced his retirement from MLB on Wednesday.
20 days ago

Bumpus: Don’t write off Seahawks QB Russell Wilson for one down year

The 2021 season has been the toughest one Seahawks QB Russell Wilson has had in 10 years as a pro. Michael Bumpus explains why people need to "pump the brakes" before they overreact.
21 days ago

Why defensive line is going to be a big Seahawks priority in 2022

Defense may not seem like the biggest issue for the Seahawks now, but there's a good reason for Pete Carroll being focused on the pass rush.
21 days ago

WSU gets new opponent for Friday’s Sun Bowl: Central Michigan

WSU and Central Michigan will meet at 9 a.m. Friday in the Sun Bowl after losing their previous bowl opponents in recent days.
22 days ago

Seattle Kraken fan favorite Brandon Tanev out for season with ACL injury

The first Seattle Kraken campaign will end without Brandon Tanev as the fan favorite suffered a season-ending ACL injury on Dec. 18, the team announced Monday.
22 days ago

WSU looking for new Sun Bowl opponent as Miami has to drop out

Miami has dropped out of the Sun Bowl due to the program's COVID-19 issues, but WSU has said it hopes to find a new opponent for Friday.
23 days ago

Fast Facts: Jimmy Graham’s late TD leads Bears past Seahawks 25-24

The Seahawks led until the final minute as tight end Jimmy Graham's late TD catch helped Chicago come back to beat his former team.
23 days ago