After their domination of the Cardinals on Sunday night, the Seahawks can win the NFC West and possibly claim the No. 1 seed in the NFC playoffs by beating the St. Louis Rams next Sunday.
Already assured a playoff spot before taking the field, the Seahawks took it to the Cardinals in Arizona on Sunday night to improve to 11-4 and gain a share of first place in the division.
Coach Pete Carroll put out a call for the 12s to assist the Seahawks in their biggest game of the season, and that request has been answered as they’re here in large numbers for Sunday night’s hugely important matchup against the Cardinals.
There are no real surprises among the Seahawks’ inactive players for Sunday night’s game against the Cardinals, but it remains to be seen who starts at center for Max Unger.
Because the Eagles lost on Saturday and the Cowboys won on Sunday, the Seahawks clinched a playoff berth even before taking the field for their Sunday night game against the NFC West-leading Cardinals.
Two teams who control their destiny square off at University of Phoenix Stadium on Sunday night, where the goal for the Seahawks is to remain in control by preventing the Cardinals from clinching the NFC West title.
In a taped interview with Bob Costas that will air prior to NBC’s telecast of the Seahawks’ game against the Cardinals on Sunday night, All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman spoke his mind – as usual.