Opponent Profile: Seattle Needs Redemption Win Against Panthers After Blowing Cincinnati GameAt one point, Seattle (2-3) held a 24-7 lead and seemed to be on its way to a third victory on the season. As the Seahawks would ultimately find out, however, they would fly back to the Pacific Northwest with their third loss of the season, losses that easily could have been wins (albeit except for the Green Bay defeat perhaps).
Team Grades: Seahawks Let One Slip Away In CincinnatiAfter holding a sizable lead going into the fourth quarter, the Seattle Seahawks watched as Cincinnati ran-off 20 unanswered points to remain unbeaten in a 27-24 overtime victory. So much for winning a big game on the road.
Seattle Ready To Soar Into St. LouisTo many pundits, the Seahawks are the odds-on favorite to capture the NFC crown, then head to Santa Clara for Super Bowl 50 in February. Should the Seahawks accomplish that feat, they undoubtedly do not want a repeat of the previous Super Bowl, a game in which they saw their hopes of back-to-back titles crushed in the final minutes against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.
Seahawks Look To Stop Rams In Their TracksFor the defending NFC Champion Seattle Seahawks, a team that was inches away this past season from finishing off back-to-back Super Bowl titles, the road to Santa Clara (site of Super Bowl 50 this season) could very well likely run once again through the Pacific Northwest.
Patriots Team Grades: New England Puts On Super Bowl-Worthy Performance Against ColtsThe Patriots made it look easy in advancing to their sixth Super Bowl of the Belichick/Brady era.
Here We Go Again: Patriots Face Ravens In AFC PlayoffsNew England and Baltimore are developing an impressive postseason rivalry.
Injury Report: Cardinals Expected To Play Lindley At QB In NFC Wild Card Vs PanthersA knee injury to QB Drew Stanton continues to slow him down in practices, but head coach Brian Polian is hopeful to have his second-string quarterback available for the Panthers. The Cardinals are a battered squad in other positions as well.
Arizona Cardinals Look To Defy Super Bowl Odds Starting With Carolina PanthersDoes Arizona have enough in the tank to make a deep run and play in its second Super Bowl in franchise history? It looks sketchy at best, but this is why you play the games. Arizona has a tough road to travel to get to the Super Bowl, but it is pointless to worry about that for now. For now, it is all about beating Carolina.
Seattle Ends Where Expected As Best In NFCEven when the Seattle Seahawks were slogging along at 3-3 and 6-4 around the midpoint of the season, finishing on top of the NFC still remained the goal
Seahawks Are NFC West Champs After 20-6 Victory Over RamsThe NFC playoffs will go through Seattle for the second straight season
Seattle's In Position For No. 1 Seed In NFCThe Seahawks are the hottest team in the NFL with a five-game win streak and the chance at a second straight NFC West title and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. And Seattle (11-4) has rediscovered having fun while re-establishing itself as the favorite in the NFC.
Seahawks Close In On NFC West TitleThe Seahawks closed in on another NFC West title with a 35-6 romp over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night