Found January 08, 2013 on NESN.com:
It was almost destined to happen. On Sunday afternoon, the sixth best passing offense will face the sixth best passing defense. Two should-be Pro Bowlers face up against two should-be Pro Bowlers. The battle to appear in the NFC Championship Game could come down to two matchups — Seattle cornerbacks Richard Sherman and Brandon Browner against Atlanta wide receivers Roddy White and Julio Jones. Oddly, even the players’ draft years match up. Browner and White both entered the NFL in 2005, while Sherman and Jones entered the league in 2011. Of course, the Seattle players took a much different — and at times more difficult — route to  stardom. While White and Jones were both first rounders and started nearly as soon as each entered the league, Browner went undrafted out of Oregon State, while Sherman was a fifth-round pick out of Stanford. Browner toiled around the league for two seasons before leaving for the Canadian Football League for four seasons. Seattle head coach Pete Carroll an...
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