Good morning, 12s.
Here's a look at what's "out there" for today — Monday, December 5 — about the Seattle Seahawks following their 40-7 victory over the Carolina Panthers that moved them to 8-3-1 on the season.
What They're Saying: Seahawks 40, Panthers 7
Head coach Pete Carroll provided an injury update on safety Earl Thomas in his postgame press conference.
Here's what Seahawks players said about Thomas' injury.
Seahawks digital media reporter John Boyle shared his rapid reaction to the game and added thoughts on Tyler Lockett's speedy performance, the offense and more.
The Seahawks dominated after a disappointing performance last weekend.
Game highlights can be found here.
A Seahawks legend made an appearance on the team's sideline during the game.
The Seahawks looked like the best of themselves yesterday, writes Bob Condotta.
ESPN's Dan Graziano provides a closer look at the NFC playoff race:
2. Seattle Seahawks (8-3-1): Seattle's offense sprung back to life Sunday night after sleeping through the Sunday before. Two of the Seahawks' remaining four games are on the road, where they're not the same team, and Detroit is right on their heels in the chase for a first-round bye.
NFL.com's Jeremy Bergman said Russell Wilson had his most understated performance of the season in his game takeaways.
The Seahawks were praised in CBS Sports' Week 13 grades.
And lastly, ESPN's Sheil Kapadia on the impact Thomas' injury will have on the Seahawks.
Check out some of the best action photos from Week 13 at CenturyLink Field vs the Panthers.