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The Seahawks' cornerback duo of Brandon Browner and Richard Sherman faces a tough challenge on Sunday - Atlanta's talented receivers, Julio Jones and Roddy White.Share Tweet
Some churches shift Sunday services for Seahawks gameSome churches are changing their schedule of Sunday services so Seahawks fans can watch the team's televised playoff game in Atlanta, which starts at 10 a.m. Seattle time.Share Tweet
Cheer SF, as travel to Green Bay is costlyIf the Seahawks beat Atlanta this weekend, die-hard fans planning to travel to the next matchup will find it easier and less expensive to travel to San Francisco than to Green Bay.Share TweetSeahawks running back Marshawn Lynch suffered a sprained foot in the win at Washington but will be able to play Sunday at Atlanta, coach Pete Carroll said Friday.Share Tweet
Seahawks bio: Sidney RiceSidney Rice Age: 26, born Sept. 1, 1986, in Gaffney, S. C. Position: Receiver. Height, weight: 6-4, 202 pounds. College: South Carolina Carolina...Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 11, 2013Adrian Beltre watched this offseason as the Texas Rangers tried to sign the top free-agent pitcher on the market and keep slugger Josh Hamilton.Share Tweet
Top prospects among Mariners' non-roster inviteesMLB.com Jan 11, 2013Highly touted young prospects Taijuan Walker, James Paxton, Mike Zunino and Nick Franklin are among 18 non-roster players invited to Major League Spring Training by the Mariners on Friday.Share TweetThe NFL fined Washington offensive lineman Trent Williams $7,875 for striking an opponent in the face, a league spokesman confirmed. The incident occurred on the field after the game when Williams sought out Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman, who had t…Share TweetMLB.com Jan 11, 2013Now that the Mariners have come up empty in pursuit of a trade for D-backs right fielder Justin Upton, the obvious question is, what's next?Share TweetSeahawks VP John Idzik candidate for Jets GM jobBy Albert Breer | NFL.com John Idzik, Seattle’s vice president of football operations, is a candidate for the Jets’ GM job, according to Albert Breer of the league’s TV wing. Idzik came to Seattle fromShare Tweet
Planes, trains and John Schneider's rental automobileSeahawks architect John Schneider happy to stay in the backgroundBy Danny O’Neil | The Seattle Times It was before 5 a.m. on Oct. 19, the day after the World Series concluded in Detroit, and I was waiting for the valet to bring around a car I had neverShare TweetCNNSI.com Jan 11, 2013Three years ago, Ryan Longwell was robbed of the chance to kick the Vikings to the Super Bowl. Now with the Seahawks. Peter King examines if Longwell can rewrite history?Share TweetESPN.com Jan 11, 2013It's a little early to start previewing a Seattle Seahawks-San Francisco 49ers matchup in the NFC Championship Game. Both teams have hurdles to clear in the NFC divisional playoffs this weekend. It's so close to happening, though, and how sweet it would…Share TweetESPN.com Jan 11, 2013Around the NFC West: Jan. 11, 2013 Gwen Knapp's profile on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick stands atop the list of recommended NFC West reads on this Friday morning. Danny O'Neil's piece on Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneide…Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Texans-Patriots Set For RematchJan 11Episode 247: Merril Hoge breaks down the Texans-Patriots matchup. The NFL32 crew discuss which quarterback has the most difficult matchup against the opposing defense.
'Playbook': Can the beast be stopped?Jan 11Will the struggling Atlanta Falcons' defense be able to slow down Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch? Take a look at who our analysts think will advance to the NFC Championship Game.
'Playbook': Seattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta FalconsJan 11Will the Atlanta Falcons have success with the screen pass against the Seattle Seahawks? Find out if our analysts believe the Falcons' offensive line will be able to slow down the Seahawks' high-flying defense.
Do you trust Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan or Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson more?Jan 11Does Shaun O'Hara have more confidence in Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson or Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan. Find out why O'Hara thinks this is a tough decision.