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tampabay.com Updated Jan 12, 2013
By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Saturday, January 12, 2013 NFC: Seahawks (12-5) at Falcons (13-3)The Falcons hope to erase memories of three one-and-done playoff appearances over the past five seasons, this time against a Seahawks team that has…Upvote Share Tweet
Pure Genius: Jim Harbaugh is looking smarter by the game, says…Jim Harbaugh is looking smarter by the game, says Jim Trotter. His move of Colin Kaepernick to quarterback at midseason paid off well in the Niners' 45-31 rout of the Packers.Upvote Share Tweet
Falcons may have a hard time getting a publicly-funded stadiumThe Falcons had been making progress toward striking a deal for a venue that would replace the 20-year-old Georgia Dome with a building that would be partially funded by public money. That could be changing. Greg Bluestein and Leon Stafford of the Atlan…Upvote Share TweetDENVER (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he doesn't have a problem with the way the Washington Redskins medical staff handled Robert Griffin III's knee injury.Upvote Share TweetNot that long ago, Jon Gruden widely was believed to be a perennial A-list coaching candidate. His brother, Jay, was a career Arena League coach who spent some time with Jon’s Buccaneers thanks to a football tradition that dates back even farther thanUpvote Share TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles are interviewing Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley in Atlanta, two people familiar with the meeting told The Associated Press on Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet
On the road to AtlantaTAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT -- I’m about to board a plane to Atlanta, where I’ll be covering Sunday’s game between the Falcons and Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome. Colleagues John Clayton, Ashley Fox and I will bring you all the news, notes andUpvote Share TweetThe Associated Press just released its All-Pro team for the 2012 season, and it adds further support to the often-heard argument that the NFC South doesn’t get the national recognition it deserves. Only three players from the division made the team. AtlUpvote Share TweetSeattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has a sprained foot but is probable and expected to play Sunday against Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks coordinators have a minor Saturday distractionThe Seahawks have arrived in Atlanta for Sunday’s divisional-round showdown against the Falcons. And with one day to go to finalize preparations for the game, Pete Carroll’s primary two coordinators have other plans. Today’s the day on which offenUpvote Share Tweet
Seahawks' Coordinators Interviewing For JobsJan 12Adam Schefter discusses the latest on Seahawks' offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and defensive coordinator Gus Bradley interviewing for head-coaching jobs.
Jim Trotter: Kaepernick answers another question with dazzling playoff deb…Jan 12SAN FRANCISCO -- Perhaps 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is a football savant, because his decision to change starting quarterbacks midway through the season is, for the time being, proving to be as cunning as it was calculated.
NFL playoffs -- Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos choked in historic fashion …Jan 12Peyton Manning and the Broncos victimized themselves with a choke job for the ages against the Baltimore Ravens.