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Mike Salk is host of Seattle Sports' Brock & Salk from 6-10 a.m. He helped launch Seattle Sports in 2009 and returned to the station in 2014 after a year away. He lives in Seattle with his wife, two daughters and French bulldog. Follow Mike: @TheMikeSalk

Salk: With stocked farm system, Mariners can have cake and eat it too

The Seattle Mariners' farm system is turning heads again, and at an opportune time for the team leading the AL West.
11 days ago

Salk: Who Seattle Kraken can target in crucial offseason

Seattle Sports co-host Mike Salk analyzes the Seattle Kraken and two offseason additions the team could make to improve.
16 days ago

Salk’s Observations: What we saw at Seahawks’ first open OTA practice

Mike Salk of Seattle Sports was at the first open Seahawks OTA practice under new coach Mike Macdonald on Wednesday. He shares his takeaways.
23 days ago

Salk: The clear trade route for Mariners to capitalize on this year

Bats will be available this year on the trade market. How should the Seattle Mariners go about getting them? Mike Salk explains.
1 month ago

Salk: With draft done, what we should expect from these Seahawks

We know more about the Seattle Seahawks after the NFL Draft, but what are reasonable expectations for coach Mike Macdonald's first year? Mike Salk breaks it down.
2 months ago

Salk: Richard Sherman missed the mark about Seahawks’ changes

Mike Salk weights in on the reaction of former star Richard Sherman to the Seattle Seahawks making some changes to their building.
2 months ago

Salk: The perfect fit for Seahawks in draft isn’t who you think

O-line, defensive tackle and QB all make sense for the Seattle Seahawks to draft at No. 16. So why is Mike Salk all-in on edge Jared Verse?
2 months ago

Salk on Mariners: What ‘it’s early’ does and doesn’t mean

When people say "it's early" during these slow Seattle Mariners starts, it doesn't mean they're accepting it, writes Mike Salk.
2 months ago

Salk: Do Mariners need a different reaction to another slow start?

The Seattle Mariners are 3-4 after their opening homestand. Do they need to react to this slow start differently than others? Mike Salk takes a look.
2 months ago

Salk: Scars remain as Mariners return, but hope isn’t far away

As the Seattle Mariners return for 2024, Seattle Sports' Mike Salk writes about seasons, scars, frustration, hope and baseball.
3 months ago

Salk: The NFL’s big QB problem that Seahawks must learn from

The NFL is not seeing success with quarterbacks taken in recent NFL Drafts. Why? Mike Salk breaks it down and what it means for the Seattle Seahawks.
3 months ago

What are Seahawks doing in free agency? 3 possible explanations

Mike Salk may not understand what the Seattle Seahawks are doing, but he doesn't think that necessarily means it's bad. He looks at ways that may explain the approach.
3 months ago

Salk: Do Seahawks’ 3 releases signal a big change?

The Seattle Seahawks' three cuts announced Tuesday may represent not just an accounting move, but a significant shift in philosophy.
3 months ago

Salk: The 6 big Seattle Mariners storylines to follow

With Seattle Sports' Brock and Salk at Mariners spring training this week, Mike Salk details the six big questions he's looking to be answered.
4 months ago

Salk: How a DK trade could help solve Seahawks’ roster issues

The Seattle Seahawks could learn a lesson from the Kansas City Chiefs' roster, and trading DK Metcalf may help them execute it, writes Mike Salk.
4 months ago

Salk: What are Seahawks’ options with crucial QB decision looming?

In less than two weeks, QB Geno Smith's 2024 salary becomes guaranteed. Should the Seattle Seahawks keep him or start planning for the future?
4 months ago

Salk: The 7 words that stick out with new Seahawks coach Mike Macdonald

New Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Macdonald showed the public everything we would want to see, Mike Salk said, with some words sticking out.
4 months ago

Salk: Did the Mariners ‘find a way’ to get better this offseason?

Seattle Sports' Mike Salk shares his view on how the Seattle Mariners addressed their roster this offseason to make needed improvements.
5 months ago

Salk: 5 things the Seahawks should prioritize in coach search

While X's and O's are important, Mike Salk says the Seattle Seahawks must prioritize four things over scheme in their head coach search.
5 months ago

Salk: The case for Mike Vrabel as Seattle Seahawks’ next coach

Why would Mike Vrabel, who was recently fired by the Titans, be a fit for the Seattle Seahawks' head coach job? Mike Salk explains – with a caveat.
5 months ago

Salk: Why best choice for next Seahawks coach is Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh may not be the most likely person to be the next Seattle Seahawks coach, but Mike Salk explains why he'd be the best.
5 months ago

Salk: Seahawks aren’t executing their philosophy due to compromises

Mike Salk explains how the upcoming national title matchup between UW and Michigan made him realize how the Seattle Seahawks have lost their way.
5 months ago

Salk: Seahawks’ final 2 games pivotal beyond their ’23 playoff hopes

The Seattle Seahawks are in the playoff mix, but when you consider that all but eight NFL teams are, it puts more importance on the next two games.
6 months ago

Salk: Truths are being hammered home by Seahawks’ losing streak

Seeing the Seattle Seahawks lose to the 49ers for the second time in three weeks allowed us to see how wide the gap is.
6 months ago