Found November 03, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
Once again this week only one team in the NFC west has a REAL shot at the playoffs the San Francisco 49ers. The Seattle Seahawks led by Tarvaris Jackson and Marshawn Lynch, and the Arizona Cardinals led by Kevin Kolb and Larry Fitzgerald hope to change things this week. Here's our Week 9 NFC West previews…
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