The league MVP, Alexander had been bothered by a bruised bone in his left foot before it cracked during last week's win over the Giants. Still, he hoped to play, saying the power of prayer had healed him and even jumping around for coach Mike Holmgren. A second round of tests on Wednesday showed the bone was still broken, so he sat for the first time since being drafted in 2000, and Morris made the fifth start of his career.
Oct 1, 2006
Shaun Alexander's Benny Hinn moment
In ESPN's writeup of the Seahawks' humiliation on prime time television, we learn this about Shaun Alexander, who sat out as his team suffered: