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Players of the game Running back Marshawn Lynch rushed for 132 yards and atoned for a third-quarter fumble at the Washington 2 by scoring the game-winning touchdown on a 27-yard run with 7:08 left in the game. Tight end Zach Miller caught four passes fo…Upvote Share Tweet
deadspin.com Updated Jan 6, 2013LANDOVER, Md.-After the Redskins' 24-14 playoff loss to the Seahawks, Washington's players and head coach talked about the "difference between being injured and being hurt," the importance of being there for your teammates, and how, in the words of RobeUpvote Share TweetDarrell Bevell could be returning to the NFC North. The second-year coordinator of the Seattle Seahawks, who previously spent five years with the Vikings and six with the Packers, has landed on the Bears’ radar screen. According to Sean Jensen of the ChUpvote Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. -- Marshawn Lynch saved the Seattle Seahawks' season, perhaps, with a one-handed fumble recovery and 20-yard run with the loose ball Sunday. Lynch later cost the Seahawks points by fumbling near the Washington Redskins' goal line. Then, wi…Upvote Share Tweet
RGIII injury dooms RedskinsLANDOVER, Md. -- When Robert Griffin III crumpled to the turf with 6:25 left to play in Sunday afternoon's NFC wild-card playoff game against the Seahawks, fumbling at his own 5-yard line, the outcome no longer mattered to the Redskins or the sellout cr…Upvote Share TweetAlthough it won’t get as much attention as the injury suffered by Robert Griffin III, the Seahawks are also concerned on Sunday night about a knee injury suffered by a key player. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll acknowledged after the game that the team isUpvote Share TweetRedskins coach Mike Shanahan gambled on Robert Griffin III's health ... and lost, says Chris Burke. RGIII re-injured his knee as the Seahawks rallied for a 24-14 wild-card win.Upvote Share TweetSeattle 24, Washington 14: It's fair to debate Mike Shanahan's decision to keep a hobbled Robert Griffin III in the game today: For much of the first half, it looked like a gamble in the process of paying off, and Griffin has been so stellar for so much…Upvote Share TweetAs you probably imagined, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan faced a lot of questions during his postgame press conference about his decision to keep quarterback Robert Griffin III in Sunday’s 24-14 loss to the Seahawks. Shanahan said that Griffin told him thUpvote Share TweetAfter the Seahawks closed out a 24-14 win that featured 24 unanswered points after falling into a 14-point hole, Redskins tackle Trent Williams let his frustrations get the better of him. FOX cameras showed Williams shoving his hand into the face of Sea…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Jan 6, 2013Washington Redskins rookie Robert Griffin III left Sunday's NFC wild-card round game against the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth quarter due to another injury to his right knee.Upvote Share Tweet
'Hawks nip 'Skins: Down 14-0, the Seahawks didn't flinch. Marshawn L…Down 14-0, the Seahawks didn't flinch. Marshawn Lynch ran for 132 yards and a touchdown and Robert Griffin III reinjured his knee in Seattle's 24-14 wild-card victory.Upvote Share Tweet
Redskins break out to fast start despite limping RG3It’s been a while since the Redskins have been in the playoffs, but they started their game with the Seahawks like it was old hat. The Redskins have driven easily on the Seahawks on each of their first two possessions and lead 14-0 as a result. EverythiUpvote Share Tweet
'Hawk Talk: GameDay chat under way from Washington D.C.seattletimes.com Updated Jan 6, 2013'Hawk Talk: GameDay chat under way from Washington D.C.Upvote Share TweetThere were no surprises when the Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks released their inactive lists for Sunday's wild-card playoff game at FedEx Field. For the Redskins, left guard Kory Lichtensteiger is active despite missing all of last week's pra…Upvote Share Tweet
G John Moffitt active for first time in three weeksseattletimes.com Updated Jan 6, 2013Guard John Moffitt -- who has been inactive the final two regular-season games -- is dressed an available for Sunday's game though rookie J.R. Sweezy remains the starter at right guard. Seattle had all 53 players healthy and available for this game.Upvote Share TweetThe Falcons find out who they’ll play next week when the Seahawks and Redskins play on Sunday and it looks like their defense will be pretty healthy against either opponent. Cornerback Dunta Robinson was cleared to return from a concussion during the weUpvote Share Tweet
Countdown Daily Recap: Seahawks-RedskinsJan 6Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Seahawks' 24-14 win over the Redskins.
Divisional preview: Seattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta FalconsJan 6The Atlanta Falcons have the top seed in the NFC, but do they have the edge in next week's divisional-round game against the Seattle Seahawks? The "NFL GameDay Final" guys debate.
GameDay: Seattle Seahawks vs. Washington Redskins highlightsJan 6Catch the highlights from FedEx Field as the Seattle Seahawks come into town and defeat the Washington Redskins.
Wild Card: Marshawn Lynch highlightsJan 6Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch rushes for 132 yards and one touchdown to help rally the team to a 24-14 victory over the Washington Redskins.
Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…Jan 6BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
Daily Dime: Lakers-NuggetsJan 7The Lakers' latest loss reveals a team not headed for a quick turnaround, J.A. Adande writes.
NFL playoffs -- After mild-card round, NFC divisional round gets betterJan 6After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.