State of the Seattle Seahawks. Brett B our man with his pulse on the Seahawks football beat is back with another edition of the Notebook. The December 22nd, 2011 edition. This week the Seahawks face their NFC West rivals the San Francisco 49ers. The big question on the minds of Seahawks nation this week is can Marshawn Lynch, Justin Forsett, Leon Washington or Michael Robinson score a TD vs. the vaunted 49ers run defense.