If Seattle wants to improve their record to 9-1 before returning home to face the Vikings next week, these are three key factors that will make their job a lot easier.
Yes, Seattle is 8-1 and atop the NFC. But with the Rams and Bucs coming dangerously close to upsetting Seattle the past two games, this is a game the ‘Hawks can’t afford to look beyond. Why? The Falcons beat both St. Louis and Tampa Bay and had a much easier time doing it.
The Seahawks have struggled to stop the run of late, but the opposing quarterbacks haven’t finished them off. Atlanta’s Matt Ryan will end that fortunate streak without improvements from the Hawks’ front seven.
Studs like Graham and Gronkowski are in a league of their own, but the position offers solid players.
After playing a complete dud of a game in the first half, the Hawks rallied behind Russell Wilson to take the lead — and then gave it up in a loss that was both heartbreaking and encouraging.
AP Sports columnist Tim Dahlberg discusses what it means for future Hall of Fame Tight End Tony Gonzalez to be a game away from the “big one.”
Matt Ryan is still looking for his first playoff win, and he will have to continue his great play if he is going to get it against a streaking Seattle team.
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