During "Sweeping the Dial" the guys discuss how similar both the Seahawks and 49ers play, making the rivalry between them even stronger. Also, Mariners outfielder Franklin Gutierrez is back on the 15-day disabled list with tightness in his hamstring. And with Dustin Ackley back on the Mariners after his stint with Triple-A Tacoma, can he finally provide some relief for the team's offense? M's second baseman Nick Franklin joins the show to discuss his confidence level in the big leagues and how he views outfielder Raul Ibanez as a leader in the clubhouse. The Pittsburgh Pirates come to town for a two-game series with the Mariners and Wyman, Mike and Moore" explain how the M's problems could be much worse.