NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Jordin Ereth brings us up to speed on the storylines he’s watching Sunday when the Hawks host divisional foe the San Francisco 49ers & Colin Kaepernick. Marshawn Lynch is the league’s second leading rusher with 1,379 yards and 10 touchdowns on the season. He’ll have to find room to run on Sunday for Seattle to get the W. Russell Okung better bring his A-game protecting Russell Wilson too.
Once again the Seattle Seahawks are still barely mathematically alive in the NFC wildcard race (a 4% chance according to ESPN. Realistically though one has to think the only one team in the NFC west with a shot of post season dreams are the NFC West champion San Francisco 49ers. Here’s our Week 16 NFC West previews. Alex Smith vs. Tarvaris Jackson.