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Wild-card playoff duel pits Seahawks' Russell Wilson vs. RGIII

Wild-card playoff duel pits Seahawks' Russell Wilson vs. RGIII

seattletimes.com Updated Jan 5, 2013
It's more than just three inches of height and two rounds in the 2012 draft that separates these two. Washington committed to Griffin from the start, while Wilson had to convince the Seahawks he was worthy of a starring role.
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  • For Seahawks, today now as bright as tomorrow

    For Seahawks, today now as bright as tomorrow

    seattletimes.com Jan 5, 2013
    No need for this young team to wait for the future ... its talent already has arrived
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  • Some guy named Kedric Golston calls Richard Sherman 'a cheater'

    Some guy named Kedric Golston calls Richard Sherman 'a cheater'

    Corrected versionWashington's Kedric Gholston calls Richard Sherman 'a cheater'By Jim Corbett | USA Today Washington defensive lineman Kedric Golston wasn't asked about Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. Let's make that clear. He interjected his opini…
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  • What to watch for: Seahawks at Washington

    What to watch for: Seahawks at Washington

    seattletimes.com Jan 5, 2013
    Keys to a Seahawks victory 1. Stop Washington’s ground game.Washington ranked first in the league in rushing yards during the regular season, a potential problem given Seattle’s defensive performance over the final two-thirds of the season. Seattle we
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  • Wild-card chase: On the ground in D.C.

    Wild-card chase: On the ground in D.C.

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    WASHINGTON -- The flight from Seattle to Washington, D.C. covered about 2,300 air miles. The distance and travel across time zones led the Seahawks to leave Friday instead of Saturday for their wild-card playoff game against the Washington Redskins on S…
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  • Matchup breakout worth 5 cents, perhaps 10

    Matchup breakout worth 5 cents, perhaps 10

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins need to play this wild-card game soon or we'll be left to break down things as inane as how Robert Griffin III might fare targeting slot receivers when Seattle has its newly restored nickel defense on the fie…
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  • Best QB under pressure: Wilson or RG III?

    Best QB under pressure: Wilson or RG III?

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    The Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks posted a 13-1 combined record from Week 10 forward this season. 2012 QBs When Pressured: Weeks 10-17 Their quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson, combined for 25 touchdown passes and four interc…
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  • Eagles to meet with Doug Marrone while out West, as well

    Eagles to meet with Doug Marrone while out West, as well

    profootballtalk.com Jan 5, 2013
    Add a fourth (actually fifth) name to the Eagles jam-packed Western tour. They’re meeting with Chip Kelly today, then announced upcoming meetings with Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy, Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians and Seahawks defen
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Battle of defense 04:21

    'Playbook': Battle of defense

    Jan 5
    The Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks possess defenses that will cause trouble for opposing offenses. The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the two strong defenses.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Seahawks vs. Redskins preview 04:58

    'Playbook': Seahawks vs. Redskins preview

    Jan 5
    What will happen when star rookies Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson battle each other in an exciting wild-card battle? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins.
  • Video - 'Playbook': London Fletcher's impact 01:54

    'Playbook': London Fletcher's impact

    Jan 5
    Washington Redskins LB London Fletcher stops by "NFL Playbook" and breaks down his experience as a leader of the team's defense.

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    Jan 5
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