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The Year in Holy S#!t: Football Heaven in the NFC Championship Game «
It was the perfect football game.

Okung, Unger still have a chance this week; Week 16 playoff scenarios - Dec. 17, 2014 | SPORTS RADIO KJR
Head coach Pete Carroll said left tackle Russell Okung has yet to be ruled out for this week's game against the Cardinals.

The Bills defense is just as scary as the Seahawks' | Sport | The Guardian
Why Buffalo should be in the playoffs; a bad day for the Browns; the Eagles have hit a few problems; and Peyton Manning blocking

First place on the line this week in NFC West showdown | Seahawks | The Seattle Times
Seattle coach Pete Carroll said the stakes of Sunday’s game at Arizona — which is essentially a showdown for the NFC West title — won’t merit much discussion at practice this week.

Arizona Cardinals can beat Seattle Seahawks with elite defense -
Arizona can clinch the NFC West (and home-field advantage) by beating Seattle, but the Cardinals are down to their third QB. No matter. Bucky Brooks says Calais Campbell and the D can carry the mail.

How hard will it be for Cardinals to keep Seahawks under 14 points? - ESPN
Standing in front of his locker Monday, left thumb in a cast, Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu said Arizona’s defense wanted to keep the Seattle Seahawks from scoring more than 14 points.

Seahawks with $33.8m cap room in 2015? Plus McShay’s mock | Seahawks Draft Blog
It’s been announced that free agency will begin at 4pm on March 10th. According to the Seahawks could have a veritable bounty to spend.

Unger not expected to practice Wednesday; Okung not yet ruled out - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
While neither left tackle Russell Okung nor center Max Unger were expected to practice on Wednesday, neither was being ruled out for Sunday's game in Arizona. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Breaking down the Seahawks' different playoff scenarios - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
You've got questions about the Seahawks' playoff possibilities and Danny O'Neil has the answers. Here are the scenarios by which Seattle can either clinch a playoff berth, win the NFC West and/or earn the NFC's top overall seed. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Arizona Cardinals injury report: Offensive guards limited - ESPN
Wednesday was important for the interior of Arizona’s offensive line.

Bruce Arians says Cardinals are embracing big game vs. Seahawks - ESPN
Every week is championship week to the Seattle Seahawks, but Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said his team is embracing Sunday's big NFC West matchup (8:30 p.m. ET, NBC).

RENTON: Late zoomer: Flying rookie Paul Richardson gaining trust of Russell Wilson, Seahawks | Seattle Seahawks | The News Tribune
Paul Richardson has been down three different times before getting to the NFL — and then again during the first half of his pro-debut season.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson reportedly changing agents | - Seattle Sidelines
Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will likely be negotiating a huge contract extension with the Seahawks after this season, and now the person doing the negotiating for him will change, according to an ESPN report.

San Francisco 49ers release Ray McDonald -
The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive tackle Ray McDonald, GM Trent Baalke announced Wednesday. The move comes following the news that Northern California authorities are investigating McDonald on suspicion of sexual assault.

J.J. Watt leads list of top 10 defensive players -
J.J. Watt is the runaway choice for Defensive Player of the Year. Find out where Richard Sherman ranks on Chris Wesseling's list of the NFL's best defensive players.

Could NFL come up with worse Thursday game? -
If the NFL wanted its Thursday night prime-time package to go out with a bang, it couldn't have made a worse choice.

Michigan reportedly makes run at Jim Harbaugh | ProFootballTalk
When it first became obvious Brady Hoke wouldn’t be back next year as head coach of the Michigan Wolverines, a report suggested that the folks at Ann Arbor were more interested in John Harbaugh (who didn’t go to Michigan) than Jim (who did).

Hot stove alert: Free agency begins March 10 | ProFootballTalk
Dislike your favorite team's roster? Take heart: By St. Patrick's Day, it could be much, much different. The 2015 NFL league year will begin Tuesday, March 10, the NFL disclosed Wednesday as it released the opening portion of its annual calendar.

DeAndre Hopkins and Percentage of Team Receiving Yards
Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is having a fine year. While his 69 receptions is tied for only 24th in this era where catching passes is easier than ever, he’s averaging an impressive 16.9 yards per reception. No player with more than 50 receptions has a higher yards per catch average, which is why Hopkins ranks 9th in receiving yards despite ranking 24th in receptions.

NFP Prospect Focus: Ron Stanley | National Football Post
Should the Notre Dame tackle stay in school?

NFL Players Christmas List | National Football Post
So what do you buy the guy who has everything?

2015 NFL Draft: Prospects to watch this bowl season -
Sometimes too much is made by the performances of prospects during bowl season, as if that one game means more than any in the regular season. But bowl games present a unique opportunity to evaluate prospects in an unfamiliar setting against a formidable opponent.