Strong Pass Defense, Rushing Lead Seahawks Past 49ers To NFC ChampionshipSuper Bowl XLVIII will feature the Denver Broncos and their top offense in the NFL against the Seattle Seahawks and their top defense in the NFL thanks to Seattle's 23-17 win over San Francisco.
Seahawks Rally, Beat 49ers 23-17 For NFC Title
America's Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship WinnersIn anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we've pulled together America's leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.
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Three Keys To A Seattle Seahawks NFC TitleSeattle and San Francisco have each won their home game against each other. With the rubber match taking place at CenturyLink Field, which game will be played? The blowout 29-3 Seattle win in Week 2 or the 19-17 gritty win by the 49ers in Week 14?
49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat SeattleWhen the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.
Seattle Puts the "D" in "We Dat!"It may not be the Beast Quake, but Marshawn Lynch had another great game against New Orleans in the Playoffs as Seattle was able to outlast the Saints 23-15 and advance to the NFC Conference Finals next weekend.
Keys To A Seattle Victory Over New OrleansSeattle shouldn't hope to follow the same route to as their previous victory over New Orleans if they want to advance to the NFC title game next week.
New Orleans Saints & Seattle Seahawks Meet Again For Round 2The first time the Seattle Seahawks and New Orleans Saints met in Week 13, it was for NFC Supremacy. Now in Week 19, the true force of the NFC will be revealed.
Which Team Is The Best Opponent for Seattle?Seattle has already faced, and beaten, both the Saints and 49ers this season but not the Packers. Does the unknown help or hurt a team in the Playoffs?
Seahawks Punish Falcons, Send Atlanta To 2-7None of the Falcons starters got injured, but that's about all that went well for the Dirty Birds this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Dominated in almost every statistic of the game, Seattle improves to 9-1 while sending Atlanta to 2-7 and all but ending their streak of five consecutive winning seasons.
Wilson, Lynch Lead Seahawks Past Falcons 33-10
3 Keys To Falcons Victory Against SeahawksSeattle has beaten their last two opponents by a combined eight points. Atlanta has beaten both St. Louis and Tampa Bay by 15 total points. This is a winnable game against the Seahawks. Here's how they can win their third of the season.
Seattle Seahawks Are 8-1, But Falcons Can Beat ThemNo. This isn't some die-hard Atlanta Falcons fan spouting the "any given Sunday" nonsense. With Seattle nearly losing their last two games to teams that Atlanta has beaten this season, a win for the Falcons isn't impossible.
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