Brock And Salk



Seattle sports talk with Brock Huard and Mike Salk weekdays 7am to 10am on 710 ESPN Seattle.


  • The Oracles: Brock & Salk Predict Seahawks Minicamp Headlines--Will Jamal Adams Play in 2021?

    16/06/2021 Duration: 01h04min

    As Seahawks mandatory minicamp gets underway, Brock & Salk provide their predictive headlines of what they expect to read coming out of this phase of the offseason. Will the Hawks actually sign Jamal Adams, or will they play hardball and try to force him to play out his deal this year if he doesn't accept their offer? The Mariners are just weeks away from the trade deadline--how can the team afford to make any moves if GM Jerry Dipoto isn't under contract next year? Brock wonders if the Mariners will make a preemptive move and give a contract extension to J.P. Crawford after his breakout season to date. See for privacy information.

  • NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah: "Win Now" Mode for the Seahawks

    09/06/2021 Duration: 01h29min

    NFL draft expert and former front office member Daniel Jeremiah joins Brock & Salk to give his perspective on the Hawks' roster and tenuous situation with Russell Wilson as OTAs wrap up. Why did he advocate for the Hawks to trade for Julio Jones, and is he serious about the Hawks' relationship with Russell Wilson ending in just 2 years? Jarred Kelenic has been sent down--hear Salk's 5 reasons why the move is good...and not so good for the Mariners' rebuild. Potpourri brings tales from the Great North from Brock, numerology as the NFL expands single-digit eligibility, and some exciting news on the Seattle Kraken front. See for privacy information.

  • Julio Jones to the Seahawks? Not So Fast...

    02/06/2021 Duration: 01h06min

    What's that, you say? A star pass catcher is on the trade block and the Seahawks are linked to him? Mike Salk and NBC Sports Northwest's Joe Fann discuss the legitimacy of the rumors linking Julio Jones to the Seahawks. What would it cost to trade for Julio? Would the Hawks pull the trigger? Does he make the Hawks' the team to beat in the NFC West? You might be surprised at the answers... The Mariners are streaking, Jarred Kelenic may dip below .100 in the batters box, and the window to contend is fast approaching. Salk has a new mantra for the next phase of the rebuild and a path to competing that would speed things up. Finish off the episode with a PACKED edition of "Which is Better?" See for privacy information.

  • When Will the Mariners Decide If They're Competitive?

    26/05/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    Logan Gilbert and Jarred Kelenic are here. The Mariners have slid heavily for 2 weeks. Multiple players still have batting averages under the Mendoza line 2 months into the season. Is there an answer for this team...and who should make it? GM Jerry Dipoto and manager Scott Servais are in the final months of their contracts--have they done enough to extend them? Brock & Salk sift through the challenging decisions that need to be made in the coming weeks in order to take the Mariners rebuild to the next level. Major golf feud and an old guy dominate the weekend, while Blue 88 explores whether the Shane Waldron offense will allow Russell Wilson to ascend to a higher level of efficiency--and whether that can happen while he and most of the team skip OTAs. See for privacy information.

  • Jeff Passan: The M's Rebuild is Working; A New Seahawks LB May be Preventing K.J. Re-Signing

    19/05/2021 Duration: 01h14min

    Jarred Kelenic's debut series was LOUD, but is it a flash in the pan? After so many failed prospects in the last 20 years, Brock & Salk welcome in "The Wet Blanket" (A.K.A. ESPN MLB Insider Jeff Passan) to rain on the parade...with sunshine? You'll be surprised to hear the optimism Passan has for the Mariners' outlook. The Seahawks' relationship with current free agent linebacker K.J. Wright seems to be going nowhere, but is it because a former 1st round pick is making a position change that has the Hawks' second guessing a return for the former Pro Bowler? Salk, Kyle and Howdy had some unique experiences over the weekend that include nearly killing a man with a golf ball, ruining a woman's home video and a trailer park. See for privacy information.

  • The Jarred Kelenic Era BEGINS!

    12/05/2021 Duration: 01h07min

    Rumors swirling across the baseball landscape that the Mariners are prepared to promote Jarred Kelenic to the Big League club this week. Did he really prove he was ready in just 5 Triple-A games, or is there another motivation behind the early call-up? Does the answer to that question even matter considering how exciting it will be to watch one of the franchise's most anticipated players of all time make his debut? Whose job is on the line if Kelenic doesn’t live up to the hype early in his career? Finish off the episode with a power-packed edition of Answer the Question, Jerk! See for privacy information.

  • Seahawks 3 Draft Picks are Another Step Closer to a Championship

    05/05/2021 Duration: 01h14min

    3 picks = Seahawks draft success? Mike needs to be convinced...and Brock takes on the challenge. Was it enough to build confidence in the Hawks' Super Bowl hopes this year? Listen here to find out! Aaron Rodgers and the Packers seem to be headed for a split sooner rather than later, but will he even suit up for Green Bay this year? Brock & Salk try to determine whether there is a path for healing for the two and where the blame should fall. The Mariners have struggled at the plate--now that the minor league season has started, does the clock start ticking on Jarred Kelenic's call up? See for privacy information.

  • Best and Worst Case Scenarios for the Seahawks Draft

    27/04/2021 Duration: 01h08min

    The Seahawks enter the 2021 draft with 3 picks, but the rest of the NFC West is primed to shift dramatically over the course of the draft. What's the best-case scenario for the Hawks out of the draft? What's the nightmare scenario? Brock & Salk have their eyes squarely on one position and one team that may direct the course of the division over the next 3 years. The Mariners continue to play strong baseball in many areas, but with so many hitters struggling, when is the right time to make a move with Evan White and other young prospects? Brock breaks down the future of K.J. Wright in Blue 88. See for privacy information.

  • Upstart Mariners Entering Phase 2 of 2021 Growth Plan; Will Sam Huard Start for UW This Year?

    21/04/2021 Duration: 01h03min

    Want to know what it's like to have kidney stones? Probably not. But Mike has some...graphic details for you. More importantly--the Mariners are off to another hot start, and Brock & Salk break down what's real and what isn't. If you want a reason to believe that this start could materialize into a playoff berth, Salk thinks the Mariners are about to add some significant upside to their current roster. Aldon Smith's arrest warrant puts his recent signing into question for the Seahawks, but should they have known better? Blue 88 brings an answer to the Hawks' backup QB plans in 2021 and an insider update on Husky QB Sam Huard's progress in spring ball. Is the nation's #2 ranked QB in the class of 2021 on pace to win the starting job?  See for privacy information.

  • The Seahawks are NOT DONE Making Moves Before the Draft; Brock's Trip to "The Masters"

    13/04/2021 Duration: 01h18s

    Brock was feeling it after a week off--he's got some insight into what he believes the Seahawks are working on leading up to the draft, a confident prediction about draft day trades, and a contract extension that would make a major difference for the Seahawks' championship run. Howdy is once again out in left field with some Mariners thoughts, while Brock sees some serious reasons for excitement around the M's rebuild. Brock actually attended The Masters over the weekend and provides 30 minutes of inside access to the multitude of sports celebrities he met at the course...and some cringeworthy "Only Brock" moments you don't want to miss. See for privacy information.

  • The Mariners Next Championship Run Hinges on Jarred Kelenic

    31/03/2021 Duration: 01h11min

    It's Opening Day week for the 2021 Mariners, and Brock & Salk are celebrating with a good ol' fashioned argument over the decision to start the season with Jarred Kelenic in the Minor Leagues. Just how vital is Kelenic to the M's hopes of building an eventual World Series caliber team? PLUS--the Seahawks have been active in free agency, but has all of their work made their defense any better than it was last year? The 49ers massive trade to acquire the #3 pick in the draft shines a spotlight on how ridiculous the Russell Wilson-to-the-Bears rumor was. Blue 88 brings a comparison of UW freshman QB Sam Huard to Russell Wilson that puts him in rarified company amongst the best arm talents in football. See for privacy information.

  • From Hero to Villain: Comparisons for Russell Wilson IF he forces a trade

    17/03/2021 Duration: 01h12min

    The leaders of the "House of Wilsonism" enter into uncomfortable waters with Russell Wilson's legacy in Seattle. How will Russell Wilson be received by fans as he's introduced in the 2021 opener after this offseason drama? And if Wilson forces a trade from the Seahawks, how will he compare to other Seattle sports icons who have done the same? 710 Mariners insider Shannon Drayer gives her firsthand impression of the Mariners live from Spring Training--will the M's break camp with a top prospect in left field? Finish off the episode with a grab bag of topics, including Kyle's beef with a 101-year-old nun, Salk's near-death experience barbecuing, and the excitement brewing in Seattle over the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions that allows fans at Mariners games this year. See for privacy information.

  • 6 Reasons Why the '21 Mariners Season Will be Crucial

    10/03/2021 Duration: 01h10min

    Top prospects, expiring contracts, fired team president...there are plenty developments to follow heading into the 2021 season. Which ones will determine the success of the rebuild, and what has to go right in order for the M's to sneak up on teams in the AL West? Brock & Salk break down the impacts of Dak Prescott's new deal with the Cowboys on the Seahawks and Russell Wilson. Plus--a long-awaited version of "Answer the Question, Jerk!" that gives you more of what you're looking for--vital knowledge and advice that will make you the talk of the town at your local Zoom haunch. See for privacy information.

  • How Seriously Should you Take Russell Wilson Trade Rumors?

    03/03/2021 Duration: 01h09min

    NFL reporter Albert Breer of MMQB joins Brock & Salk to share what he's hearing from the rest of the League about rumored unrest between Russell Wilson and the Seahawks. How seriously are the other teams in the league taking this situation, and does anyone believe Russell Wilson could actually be made available via trade this offseason? Brock answers why he believes JJ Watt decided to join the Arizona Cardinals over many other playoff hopefuls. Now that Mariners Spring Training has officially begun, Brock & Salk double-down on the desire to see the Mariners take advantage of the opportunity to change their narrative in the aftermath of former president Kevin Mather. See for privacy information.

  • Mariners CEO Kevin Mather out -- How can the M's win back Seattle?

    24/02/2021 Duration: 01h07min

    The Mariners have fired president and CEO Kevin Mather after his insensitive comments. How can they regain the trust of fans? Brock & Salk break down the offensive comments and their impact on the players, prospects and fans before laying out the specific strategy that would rebuild the bridges Mather may have burned. *Spoiler alert: it doesn't have to do with making the M's more profitable.... Russell Wilson and his camp has had a lot to say this offseason, but why has the team been silent? Will their strategy pay off? And can the Hawks afford to focus on addressing Russell Wilson's concerns while they need to figure out how to sign Jamal Adams and fit everything under a lowered salary cap? See for privacy information.

  • Q&A Day - what's next for Russell Wilson and the Seahawks

    17/02/2021 Duration: 01h09min

    It's Q&A Day for Brock & Salk, tacking the five most pressing questions between Russell Wilson and the Seahawks. How serious is the rift between the two sides? How (un)likely is a trade? and how do Pete and Russ come together? James Paxton is back in the fold for the M's which has Brock & Salk excited, but nervous for one very unexpected reason.  See for privacy information.

  • Russell Wilson has Crossed the Line

    10/02/2021 Duration: 01h35s

    Brock and Salk have long defended Russell Wilson, but the comments he and people in his "camp" have made in the past days are too much for them to stand behind. And yet...does he have a point? Brock & Salk get to the bottom of whether the Seahawks do need to change how they approach building their offensive line. Mike Salk has a hot take about the Legion of Boom that Brock isn't buying. Brock gives his #1 Seahawks free agent re-signing target in Blue 88. See for privacy information.

  • EXCLUSIVE Inside Access Interview with a Former Colleague of New Hawks OC Shane Waldron

    03/02/2021 Duration: 01h14min

    With Shane Waldron hired to be the new Seahawks offensive coordinator, what kind of offense will the Hawks truly be getting? This episode is almost ENTIRELY devoted to discovering the answer to that very question! Jake Heaps joins the podcast to share his reactions and how he believes Waldron and Russell Wilson will mesh. Brock gives his perspective of how Waldron's past coaching stops might inform the offense he'll create in Seattle. And finally, Mike Salk brings on a former teammate of his own at his...uh..."storied" high school football team, who just so happened to coach on the same high school staff as Shane Waldron at Salk's alma mater in 2011! Small world... See for privacy information.

  • Why haven't the Seahawks hired an Offensive Coordinator?

    27/01/2021 Duration: 01h03min

    It's been two weeks since the Seahawks started their search for a new Offensive Coordinator and Salk lays out why the lack of news should be cause for concern. With the Bucs heading to the Super Bowl to take on the Chiefs, is it time to give Bruce Arians some credit? Blue 88 - John Schneider doesn't have a 1st or 3rd round pick in the 2021 draft, Brock has a blockbuster trade scenario that could change that. See for privacy information.

  • Why Offensive Coordinator ISN'T the Biggest Question for the Hawks this Offseason

    20/01/2021 Duration: 01h09min

    The Seahawks still don't have an offensive coordinator, but are we all looking in the wrong place for the answers to the Hawks' return to playoff dominance? Brock & Salk sift through some of the major questions facing the Seahawks recent and upcoming decisions, Brock & Salk dive into the vault for a podcast edition of "Good News, Bad News, No News". Salk declares why the Mariners having 2 prospects in the top 5 of baseball signals a new stage in development unseen since the '90s, while Brock dives into whether former UW head coach Chris Petersen will ever coach again. See for privacy information.

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