Originally written on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 12/30/12
(AP) -- The Seattle Seahawks need to defeat the St. Louis Rams to have any shot of winning their second NFC West title in three seasons. Even if they don't finish atop the division, the Seahawks could still be riding a wave of momentum into the postseason. Seattle will look to extend its longest winning streak in five seasons to five games on Sunday when the Rams try to finish undefeated in the West and above .500 for the first time since 2003. Rookie quarterback Russell Wilson threw a season-high four touchdowns in last Sunday's 42-13 victory over San Francisco, but the Seahawks (10-5) still trail the 49ers for the West lead. Seattle has clinched a wild-card spot, but the only way it will win the division is to record its eighth consecutive home win over the Rams, and for Arizona, loser of 10 of 11, to defeat San Francisco on Sunday. The Seahawks last won the division title in 2010 despite finishing 7-9 along with St. Louis. "Now we're there with the opportunity to still win a...
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